Robin Williams

comedian, actor
Born: 7/21/1951
Birthplace: Chicago

A brilliant comedian with amazing improvisational talents, Williams has also proven himself to be a fine dramatic actor. His films include Dead Poets Society (1989), Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), and an Oscar-winning performance in Good Will Hunting (1997).


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More on Robin Williams from Fact Monster:

  • Robin Williams - Biography of Robin Williams, The manic comic who won a dramatic Oscar for Good Will Hunting
  • The Absent-Minded Professor - Stick to the original for plenty of slapstick and good-natured laughs
  • Flubber - Starring Robin Williams, Marcia Gay Holden, Christopher McDonald
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  • Popeye - Starring Robin Williams, Ray Walston, Shelley Duvall, Paul Dooley, Paul L. Smith