Caption: David Prowse
Actor, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew
Born: July 1, 1935
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 6' 6" (1.98 m)
Known for: Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), A Clockwork Orange (1971)
David "Dave" Prowse was born into a working class family on July 1, 1935 in Bristol, England, UK. He was raised by his mother and never knew his father. As a child, David was disadvantaged and a poor student, he found a passion for bodybuilding and weight training in his early teens, as a young adult, David often entered weightlifting competitions...