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Robin Williams

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Robin McLaurin Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014) was an American actor and stand-up comedian. Rising to fame with his role as the alien Mork in the TV series Mork & Mindy (1978–1982), Williams went on to establish a successful career in both stand-up comedy and feature film acting. His film career included such acclaimed films as "The World According to Garp" (1982), Good Morning, Vietnam (1987), Dead Poets Society (1989), Awakenings (1990), The Fisher King (1991), and Good Will Hunting (1997), as well as financial successes such as Popeye (1980), Hook (1991), Aladdin (1992), Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), Jumanji (1995), The Birdcage (1996), Night at the Museum (2006), and Happy Feet (2006). He also appeared in the video "Don't Worry, Be Happy" by Bobby McFerrin. Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor three times, Williams received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Good Will Hunting (1997). He also received two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards and five Grammy Awards. On August 11, 2014, Williams was found unconscious at his residence and was pronounced dead at the scene. The Marin County, California, coroner's office said they believe the cause of death was asphyxiation.

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Jul 21, 1951 In Chicago - Illinois - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Wake Up and Live 1937-08-23
Latest Project:
Movie Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon 2015-10-13
Known For
Poster of Louie
Poster of Happy Feet
Poster of Insomnia
Movie Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon Himself (archive footage) 2015-10-13
Movie Absolutely Anything Dennis (voice) 2015-06-26
Movie Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Theodore Roosevelt 2014-12-17
Movie A Merry Friggin' Christmas Mitch Mitchler 2014-11-07
Movie 3 Still Standing Himself 2014-10-04
Movie Altman Himself 2014-08-01
Movie The Angriest Man in Brooklyn Henry Altmann 2014-05-23
Movie All About Ann: Governor Richards of the Lone Star State Himself 2014-04-28
Movie Boulevard Nolan Mack 2014-04-20
Movie The Butler Dwight Eisenhower 2013-08-16
Movie Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic Himself 2013-04-23
Movie The Big Wedding Father Monaghan 2013-04-25
Series The Crazy Ones Simon Roberts 2013-09-26
Movie The Face of Love Roger 2013-10-25
Movie Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale Himself 2013-12-11
Movie Persistence of Vision Himself 2012-10-04
Series Hatfields & McCoys Simon Roberts 2012-05-28
Movie Happy Feet Two Ramon / Lovelace (voice) 2011-11-17
Series Wilfred Dr. Eddy 2011-06-23
Movie Green Lantern: Emerald Knights Henry Altmann 2011-04-09
Movie Kathi Kanta Rao Hunter 'Patch' Adams 2010-12-10
Movie Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible 2010-11-14
Movie Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) Himself 2010-10-26
Series Louie Robin 2010-06-29
Movie Shrink Holden 2009-06-08
Movie Entführt Genie (voice) 2009-03-02
Movie Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Theodore Roosevelt 2009-05-20
Movie World's Greatest Dad Lance Clayton 2009-08-20
Series Alan Carr: Chatty Man Unknown 2009-06-14
Movie Old Dogs Dan 2009-11-24
Movie Robin Williams: Weapons of Self Destruction Himself 2009-12-06
Movie 1½ Knights - In Search of the Ravishing Princess Herzelinde Peter Banning 2008-12-17
Movie Starz Inside: Ladies or Gentlemen Himself 2008-12-16
Movie Der Tote in der Mauer Dr. Malcolm Sayer 2008-11-17
Movie We Are Most Amused 2008-11-12
Movie Dreams with Sharp Teeth Himself 2008-06-04
Movie History of the Joke Himself 2008-02-28
Movie Bad Day 2008-02-18
Movie The Bad Son Dr. Kosevich 2007-05-20
Movie Certifiably Jonathan 2007-03-01
Movie License to Wed Reverend Frank 2007-07-04
Movie El shabah Hector 2007-06-15
Movie August Rush Maxwell Wizard Wallace 2007-11-21
Movie Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Himself 2007-12-04
Movie Happy Feet Ramon / Lovelace the Guru (voice) 2006-11-16
Movie Night at the Museum Theodore Roosevelt 2006-10-20
Movie Man of the Year Tom Dobbs 2006-10-09
Movie Everyone's Hero Napoleon Cross (voice) (uncredited) 2006-09-15
Movie RV Bob Munro 2006-04-28
Movie The Night Listener Gabriel Noone 2006-02-12
Movie Robots Fender (voice) 2005-03-10
Movie The Aristocrats Himself 2005-01-01
Movie Dallas Pashamende Hunter 'Patch' Adams 2005-02-02
Movie Emmanuel's Gift Himself 2005-10-21
Movie Bobby McFerrin: Spontaneous Inventions 2005-03-29
Movie Dan Aykroyd Unplugged On UFOs 2005-07-15
Movie The Big White Paul Barnell 2005-10-27
Series Mind of Mencia Unknown 2005-07-06
Movie AD/BC: A Rock Opera Sean Maguire 2004-12-21
Movie Noel Charlie Boyd 2004-11-12
Movie The Final Cut Alan W. Hakman 2004-10-15
Movie House of D Pappass 2004-05-07
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! 2003-01-01
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Timeline Himself 2003-11-26
Series Life with Bonnie Kevin Powalski 2002-09-17
Movie One Hour Photo Seymour Parrish 2002-08-21
Movie Robin Williams: Live on Broadway Himself 2002-07-14
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Movie Insomnia Walter Finch 2002-05-24
Movie Death to Smoochy Rainbow Randolph 2002-03-28
Movie The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch 2002-01-01
Movie A.I. Artificial Intelligence Dr. Know (voice) 2001-06-29
Movie Get Bruce! 1999-01-01
Movie Dead End The Father 1999-03-18
Movie WWE King of the Ring 1999 Himself 1999-06-27
Movie Jakob the Liar Jakob Heym 1999-09-16
Movie Whoopi Goldberg Presents Billy Connolly Himself (uncredited) 1999-09-10
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
Movie Sethu Himself 1999-12-10
Movie Bicentennial Man Andrew Martin 1999-12-17
Movie Hamlet Osric 1996-12-25
Movie Aladdin and the King of Thieves Genie (voice) 1996-05-20
Movie The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies 1995-06-05
Movie But... Seriously 1994-03-25
Movie Awakenings Dr. Malcolm Sayer 1990-12-04
Movie Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary Himself 1989-09-24
Movie The Best of Times Jack Dundee 1986-01-31
Movie Ballad of Old Weapons Dr. Kosevich 1986-05-12
Movie Club Paradise Jack Moniker 1986-07-11
Movie Moscow on the Hudson Vladimir Ivanoff 1984-06-04
Movie The Survivors Donald Quinelle 1983-06-24
Movie The World According to Garp T.S. Garp 1982-08-13
Movie Popeye Popeye 1980-12-12
Series Mork & Mindy Mork 1978-09-14
Movie Dragon Lee Vs. The 5 Brothers Popeye 1978-06-09
Series The Richard Pryor Show 1977-09-13
Movie Can I Do It Till I Need Glasses? 1977-08-01
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In 1968-01-22
Movie Wake Up and Live himself 1937-08-23