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Tor Johnson

Character Actor | * 10/19/1903 († 67, 05/12/1971) | Kalmar (Sweden)
Karl Erik Tore Johansson (19 October 1902 or 1903; sources differ – 12 May 1971), better known by the stage name Tor Johnson, was a Swedish professional wrestler and actor. As an actor, Johnson appeared in many B-movies, including some famously directed by Ed Wood. In professional wrestling, Johnson was billed as Tor Johnson and Super Swedish Angel. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Horror | Science Fiction

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Movies with Tor Johnson as Actor(20)

as Himself (archive footage)2012 Dad Made Dirty Movies
as Guard1968 Head
as Joseph Javorsky1961 The Beast of Yucca Flats
as Inspector Clay1959 Plan 9 from Outer Space
as Lobo1957 The Unearthly
as Mr. Curry1956 The Black Sleep
as The new gardener (uncredited)1951 Dear Brat
as Wrestler on TV (uncredited)1951 Angels in the Outfield
as Super Swedish Angel (Wrestler)1951 The Lemon Drop Kid
as 'The Champ', a patient (uncredited)1948 Behind Locked Doors
as Wrestler (uncredited)1948 State of the Union
as Majordomo (uncredited)1944 Lost in a Harem
as Vladimir Pulasky (uncredited)1943 The Meanest Man in the World
as Weightlifter1943 Swing Out the Blues
as The Mauler (uncredited)1942 Gentleman Jim
as "The Irish Thrush", a wrestler (uncredited)1941 Shadow of the Thin Man
as Tosoff - Wrestler (uncredited)1935 Man on the Flying Trapeze

Full Name: Tor Johnson
Citizenship: Sweden
Born: Monday, 10/19 1903 (October) in Kalmar (Sweden)
Died: Wednesday, 05/12 1971 (May) in San Fernando (aged: 67)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Tor Johnson frequently works together with these people:
Edward D. Wood Jr. (12x, Crew)
Coleman Francis (5x, Actor)
Anthony Cardoza (5x, Actor)
Cedric Gibbons (4x, Crew)
Edwin B. Willis (4x, Crew)
Paul Marco (4x, Actor)
Jack Nicholson (3x, Actor)
Bob Rafelson (3x, Crew)
W.C. Fields (3x, Actor)
Jim Oliphant (3x, Cast)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:487365, Added: 10/04/2018, Last updated: 06/14/2021