Caption: Still of George Reeves and Robert Shayne in Adventures of Superman (1952)
Born: October 4, 1900
Star sign: Libra
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Known for: Adventures of Superman (1952), Mr. Skeffington (1944), Christmas in Connecticut (1945), The Neanderthal Man (1953)
Born in turn-of-the-century Yonkers, New York, Robert Shayne (born Robert Shaen Dawe) worked at a variety of jobs before his interests ultimately turned toward acting. He appeared in a succession of legit theater productions throughout the 1930s and even appeared in a few films, making a comedy short in New York in 1929, two features in 1934 and a...