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Mike Henry

Actor/sports star

Born - 15 August 1936, Los Angeles, California, USA
Died - 8 January 2021

Strapping, dark-haired, low-eyebrowed. strong-jawed American ex-football player who had already dabbled with acting before becoming the 10th screen Tarzan. He gave up the role after three films after suffering various illnesses and injuries on jungle locations. Film appearances include those in Curfew Breakers (1957), Spencer's Mountain (1963), Tarzan and the Valley of Gold (1966), Tarzan and the Great River (1967), Tarzan and the Jungle Boy (1968), The Green Berets (1968), More Dead Than Alive (1969), Rio Lobo (1970), Skyjacked (1972), Soylent Green (1973), The Mean Machine (1974), Adios Amigo (1975), No Way Back (1976), Smokey and the Bandit (1977), Smokey and the Bandit II (1980), Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 (1983) and Outrageous Fortune (1987), his last. Retired after being diagnosed with encephalopathy and Parkinson's disease.