"Hysterical" Richard Kiel, Julie Newmar


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Caption: "Hysterical" Richard Kiel, Julie Newmar

About Richard Dawson Kiel

Actor, Writer, Producer
Born: September 13, 1939
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 7' 1½" (2.17 m)
Known for: Tangled (2010), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), Moonraker (1979), Happy Gilmore (1996)
Source: IMDB

Towering 7' 2" tall actor who has cornered the market on playing giants, intimidating henchman, bayou swamp monsters and steel toothed villains! Kiel worked in numerous jobs including as a night club bouncer and a cemetery plot salesman, before breaking into film & TV in several minor roles in the late 1950s / early 1960s. Noted amongst these was ...