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American comedian and actor


Robin Williams rose to fame with his role as the alien Mork in the TV series Mork and Mindy. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the 1997 film Good Will Hunting. He has also won three Golden Globes, two Screen Actors Guild Awards and three Grammy Awards.

Robin Williams Info

Birth nameRobin McLaurim Williams
Date of BirthJuly 21, 1951
Place of BirthChicago, Illinois, U.S.
Spouse (s)Valerie Velardi (1978–1988), Marsha Garces Williams (1989–2008)
Years active1973–present
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 It’s very hard to convince people to offer you something else. I wasn’t getting offered serious roles! When I got offered them I said right away, ‘I’ll do Insomnia, I’ll do One Hour Photo.’ It was so freeing! As Anthony Hopkins said once, playing evil is seductive because you can explore behavior that in real life you’d do prison time for. Most nasty f***ers are very charming. 
— Robin Williams / September 24, 2010
 I would do Batman in a second. I’d play The Riddler in the next one, although it would be hard to top Heath Ledger as the villain and I’m a little hairy for tights. 
— Robin Williams wants to star in a Batman movie / June 29, 2010
 I have a cow heart and the best thing about being part cow is that I can crap when I walk now. But I find it hard to eat beef. It’s like I’m one of them! 
— Robin Williams feels like a cow after his heart surgery / April 07, 2010
 I landed in LA and was told I had offended the Prime Minister of Australia. My initial response was, ‘If I have offended him then so be it but if I have offended Australia, no!’ Every time I have been there I have had a great time. I love Australia. I really meant no offense. 
— Robin Williams has been forced to say sorry to Aussies for calling them English Rednecks / April 03, 2010
 The other day I was driving and half way across the Golden Gate Bridge this thing told me to turn right!. Other times it will tell me to turn now when I can see there is nothing to turn into other than a wall. I hate that thing. 
— Robin Williams doesn't like his satellite navigation system / December 01, 2009

 It really makes you appreciate little things, like your breath. 
— Robin Williams on surviving open-heart surgery / August 24, 2009
 You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. 
— Robin Williams
 Reality is just a crutch for people who can't cope with drugs. 
— Robin Williams
 Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose. 
— Robin Williams

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