Bob Simmons

Biography

Date of Birth 31 March 1922, Fulham, England, UK Date of Death 1988 Height 5' 9" (1.75 m) Trivia Is the uncredited James Bond in the gunbarrel sequence. Doubled for Sean Connery as Bond in the gun-barrel sequences of the first three James Bond films, despite having been approximately six inches shorter than Connery. He also doubled Richard Kiel in "the Spy Who Loved Me" in the train-scene, where he went through the window with real plate glass. Kiel stands 7.2 feet tall and Bob was 5.9. Despite the difference it was accomplished purely with Simmons attitude and camera-angle.

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Birth Place

Fulham

Birth Date

3/21/1922

Death Date

10/21/1987
Known For
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The Great Van Robbery

Peters

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Women Without Men

Booth Man (uncredited)

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And the Same to You

Perce's Opponent

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Tank Force

Mustapha

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Bad Blonde

Booth Man (uncredited)

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The Sword and the Rose

French Champion

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Sparrows Can't Sing

Pub Patron (uncredited)

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Murphy's War

member of German sub crew (uncredited)

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Next Man

London Assassin

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For Your Eyes Only

Henchman Lotus Explosion Victim (uncredited)

Starring In
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For Your Eyes Only

Henchman Lotus Explosion Victim (uncredited)

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Moonraker

Ambulance Attendant (uncredited)

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The Spy Who Loved Me

KGB Thug #2 (uncredited)

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Next Man

London Assassin

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Murphy's War

member of German sub crew (uncredited)

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Thunderball

Colonel Jacques Bouvar - SPECTRE #6 (uncredited)

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Goldfinger

James Bond in Gunbarrel Sequence (uncredited)

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From Russia With Love

James Bond in Gunbarrel Sequence (uncredited)

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Sparrows Can't Sing

Pub Patron (uncredited)

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Dr. No

James Bond in Gunbarrel Sequence (uncredited)

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The Guns of Navarone

German Soldier on Navarone (uncredited)

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And the Same to You

Perce's Opponent

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The Great Van Robbery

Peters

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A Night to Remember

Stoker (uncredited)

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Tank Force

Mustapha

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Women Without Men

Booth Man (uncredited)

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The Sword and the Rose

French Champion

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Bad Blonde

Booth Man (uncredited)

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