Robin Williams, 1951–2014: The Measure of the Man Was Vast - No, it wasn’t all spontaneous. As with his kindred spirit Steve Martin, what seemed natural (or supernatural) had hours of practice & pain and self-doubt behind it. Whenever Robin Williams performed, he had to follow the toughest act in show business — Robin Williams.
Moscow on the Hudson (1984) — Vladimir Ivanoff | 29 Great Performances By Robin Williams...Made during the height of the Cold War, Williams plays a Russian musician who chooses to defect — in front of Connie Chung! — while shopping in Bloomingdale’s on an official trip to New York City. A true dramedy, Williams keeps his wilder impulses in check, playing instead the truth of the misery of Vladimir’s life in Moscow and the struggle to adjust to his new life in New York. —Adam B. Vary
Do you recognize this look on this little boys face? Well, Robin McLaurin Williams is an actor, voice actor, and stand-up comedian. Rising to fame with his role as the alien Mork in the TV series Mork & Mindy, Williams went on to establish a successful career Born: July 21, 1951 (age 61), Chicago, IL Height: 5' 7" (1.70 m) Spouse: Susan Schneider (m. 2011), Marsha Garces (m. 1989–2008), Valerie Velardi (m. 1978–1988) Children: Zelda Rae Williams, Cody Alan Williams, Zachary Pym Williams