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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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Born:
Jul 21, 1951 In Chicago - Illinois - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
66
First Appeared:
In the series Mork & Mindy 1978-09-14
Latest Project:
Movie Ευχήσου και Όλα Γίνονται 2015-06-26
Known For
Filmography
Movie Ευχήσου και Όλα Γίνονται Dennis the Dog (voice) 2015-06-26
Movie Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic Himself 2015-02-03
Movie Boulevard Nolan Mack 2014-04-20
Movie Ο Γκρινιάρης της Νέας Υόρκης Henry Altmann 2014-05-23
Movie Altman 2014-08-01
Movie Μια Νύχτα Στο Μουσείο: Το Μυστικό Του Φαραώ Theodore Roosevelt 2014-12-17
Movie Τα Πιο Τρελά Χριστούγεννα Mitch Mitchler 2014-11-07
Movie Ο Γάμος της Χρονιάς Father Monaghan 2013-04-25
Movie Ο Μπάτλερ Dwight Eisenhower 2013-08-16
Movie The Face of Love Roger 2013-10-25
Series The Crazy Ones Simon Roberts 2013-09-26
Movie Happy Feet Two Ramon / Lovelace (voice) 2011-11-17
Movie The 82nd Annual Academy Awards Himself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Supporting Role 2010-03-07
Movie Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible himself 2010-11-14
Movie Εξομολογήσεις Holden 2009-06-08
Movie Μια Νύχτα στο Μουσείο 2 Theodore Roosevelt 2009-05-20
Movie Γερόλυκοι Dan 2009-11-24
Movie Robin Williams: Weapons of Self Destruction Himself 2009-12-06
Movie Ο Καλύτερος Μπαμπάς του Κόσμου Lance Clayton 2009-08-20
Movie Η μελωδία της καρδιάς Maxwell Wizard Wallace 2007-11-21
Movie Everyone's Hero Napoleon Cross (voice) (uncredited) 2006-09-15
Movie Ψίθυροι στο Σκοτάδι Gabriel Noone 2006-02-12
Movie RV Bob Munro 2006-04-28
Movie Happy Feet Ramon / Lovelace the Guru (voice) 2006-11-16
Movie Μια Νύχτα στο Μουσείο Theodore Roosevelt 2006-10-20
Movie Ο Άντρας της Χρονιάς Tom Dobbs 2006-10-09
Movie Robots Fender (voice) 2005-03-10
Movie The Big White Paul Barnell 2005-10-27
Movie Τελική Πράξη Alan W. Hakman 2004-10-15
Movie Noel Charlie Boyd 2004-11-12
Movie Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! Himself 2003-01-01
Movie Death to Smoochy Rainbow Randolph 2002-03-28
Movie Αϋπνία Walter Finch 2002-05-24
Movie Robin Williams: Live on Broadway Himself 2002-07-14
Movie Τεχνητή Νοημοσύνη Dr. Know (voice) 2001-06-29
Movie Get Bruce! Himself 1999-01-01
Movie Jakob the Liar Jakob Heym 1999-09-16
Movie Ο Ανθρωπος των Δύο Αιώνων Andrew Martin 1999-12-17
Movie Θα σε βρω στον Παράδεισο Chris Nielsen 1998-10-02
Movie Patch Adams Hunter 'Patch' Adams 1998-12-25
Movie Διαλύοντας τον Χάρι Mel 1997-08-26
Movie Ο Ξεχωριστός Will Hunting Sean Maguire 1997-12-05
Movie Flubber Professor Philip Brainard 1997-11-26
Movie Αλαντίν και ο Βασιλιάς των κλεφτών Genie (voice) 1996-05-20
Movie The Birdcage Armand Goldman 1996-03-08
Movie Hamlet Osric 1996-12-25
Movie Εννέα μήνες Dr. Kosevich 1995-07-12
Movie Τζουμάντζι Alan Parrish 1995-12-15
Movie To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt (uncredited) 1995-09-07
Movie Being Human Hector 1994-05-06
Movie Η κα Ντάουτφαϊρ Daniel Hillard / Mrs. Doubtfire 1993-11-24
Movie Αλαντίν Genie (voice) 1992-11-25
Movie FernGully: The Last Rainforest Batty Koda (voice) 1992-04-10
Movie Toys Leslie Zevo 1992-12-18
Movie Νεκροί Ξανά Doctor Cozy Carlisle 1991-08-23
Movie Κάπταιν Χουκ Peter Banning 1991-12-11
Movie Ο Βασιλιάς της Μοναξιάς Henry Sagan 'Parry' 1991-09-09
Movie Ξυπνήματα Dr. Malcolm Sayer 1990-12-19
Movie Ο Κύκλος των Χαμένων Ποιητών John Keating 1989-06-02
Movie Οι Περιπέτειες του Βαρώνου Μυνχάουζεν King of the Moon 1988-12-07
Movie Καλημέρα Βιετνάμ Adrian Cronauer 1987-12-23
Movie The Best of Times Jack Dundee 1986-01-31
Movie Κλαμπ Παραντάις Jack Moniker 1986-07-11
Movie The 58th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Co-Host 1986-03-24
Movie Από τη Μόσχα στο Σουπερμάρκετ Vladimir Ivanoff 1984-06-04
Series Mork & Mindy Mork 1978-09-14