Robin Williams

Robin Williams, American actor and comedian (1951–2014).

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Robin McLaurin Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014) was an American actor and comedian. Known for his improvisational skills and the wide variety of characters he created on the spur of the moment and portrayed on film, in dramas and comedies alike, he is often regarded as one of the best comedians of all time. Williams began performing stand-up comedy in San Francisco and Los Angeles during the mid-1970s, and rose to fame playing the alien Mork in the ABC sitcom Mork & Mindy (1978–1982).After his first starring film role in Popeye (1980), Williams starred in several critically and commercially successful films including The World According to Garp (1982), Moscow on the Hudson (1984), Good Morning, Vietnam (1987), Dead Poets Society (1989), Awakenings (1990), The Fisher King (1991), Patch Adams (1998), One Hour Photo (2002), and World's Greatest Dad (2009). He also starred in box office successes such as Hook (1991), Aladdin (1992), Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), Jumanji (1995), The Birdcage (1996), Good Will Hunting (1997), and the Night at the Museum trilogy (2006–2014).

Robin Williams filmography
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Robin Williams filmography ... American actor and comedian Robin Williams (1951–2014) starred in films, television and video games throughout his career. Williams studied acting at the College...

Zelda Williams
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Zelda Williams ... Rae Williams (born July 31, 1989) is an American actress, director, producer and writer. She is the daughter of late actor and comedian Robin Williams and...

Robin Williams (disambiguation)
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Robin Williams (disambiguation) ... Robin Williams (1951–2014) was an American actor and stand-up comedian. Robin Williams may also refer to: Robin Murphy Williams (1914–2006), American...

Marsha Garces Williams
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Marsha Garces Williams ... Marsha Garces Williams (born June 18, 1956) is an American film producer and philanthropist. She was married to actor and comedian Robin Williams from 1989...

Good Morning, Vietnam
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Good Morning, Vietnam ... Levinson. Set in Saigon in 1965, during the Vietnam War, the film stars Robin Williams as a radio DJ on Armed Forces Radio Service, who proves hugely popular...

List of awards and nominations received by Robin Williams
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List of awards and nominations received by Robin Williams ... Robin Williams (1951–2014) was an American actor and comedian who throughout the course of his career won numerous awards, including an Academy Award for...

One Hour Photo
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One Hour Photo ... psychological thriller film written and directed by Mark Romanek and starring Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen, Michael Vartan, Gary Cole, and Eriq La Salle. The film...

Mrs. Doubtfire
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Mrs. Doubtfire ... Dixon, based on the 1987 novel Alias Madame Doubtfire by Anne Fine. Robin Williams, who also served as a co-producer, stars with Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan...

Robin and Linda Williams
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Robin and Linda Williams ... Robin and Linda Williams are a husband-and-wife singer-songwriter folk music duo from Virginia. They met in South Carolina in 1971, and began performing...

Robin Williams (writer)
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Robin Williams (writer) ... Robin Patricia Williams (born October 9, 1953) is an American educator who has authored many popular computer-related books, as well as the book Sweet...

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Pam Dawber
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Dead Poets Society
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Awakenings
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Insomnia (2002 film)
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The Fisher King
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Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind
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Aladdin (1992 Disney film)
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Waldo Grade
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