Los Angeles, Sep 11 :
Actor Richard Kiel, who became famous for his role as steel-toothed villain Jaws in a pair of James Bond films, has died at the age of 74.
Kiel died Wednesday afternoon at a hospital in Fresno, California, reports TMZ.com.
Kiel brokehis leg last week and was in the hospital. However, it is unclear if his death was connected to the leg injury.
The 7 ft 2 inch tall Kiel also co-starred with actor Adam Sandler in the golf classic “Happy Gilmore.”