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Robin McLaurin Williams was born on July 21, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, a great-great-grandson of Mississippi Governor and Senator Anselm J. McLaurin. Robin briefly studied political science, before enrolling at Juilliard School to study theatre. After he left Juilliard, he performed in nightclubs where he was discovered for the role of Mork on an... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 54 wins & 67 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Absolutely Anything (post-production)
Dennis the Dog (voice)
 2012 Louie (TV Series)
Robin
- Barney/Never (2012) ... Robin (as Robin Willaims)
 2012 Wilfred (TV Series)
Dr. Eddy
- Progress (2012) ... Dr. Eddy
 2011 Happy Feet Two
Ramon / Lovelace (voice)
 2009/I Old Dogs
Dan
 2009 Shrink
Holden
 2006 Happy Feet
Ramon / Lovelace (voice)
 2006 Everyone's Hero
Napoleon Cross (voice, uncredited)
 2006 RV
Bob Munro
 2005 Robots
Fender (voice)
 2004 Noel
Charlie Boyd / The Priest (uncredited)
 2003 Life with Bonnie (TV Series)
Kevin Powalski
- Psychic (2003) ... Kevin Powalski
 2003 Freedom: A History of Us (TV Series documentary)
Wilbur / Oliver Wright / Josiah Quincy / ...
- Safe for Democracy (2003) ... Wilbur / Oliver Wright
- Liberty for All (2003) ... Missouri Farmer
 1999 L.A. Doctors (TV Series)
Hugo Kingsley
- Just Duet (1999) ... Hugo Kingsley
 1998 Disney's Math Quest with Aladdin (Video Game)
Genie (voice)
 1998 One Saturday Morning (TV Series)
Genie
- Tube Dwellers (1998) ... Genie (voice)
- Host to Munger ... Genie (voice)
 1997 Great Minds Think for Themselves (TV Series)
The Genie
- Albert Einstein ... The Genie
- Barbara Rose Johns ... The Genie (voice)
- Thomas Jefferson ... The Genie
- George Washington Carver ... The Genie
- Susan B. Anthony ... The Genie
 1997 Friends (TV Series)
Tomas
- The One with the Ultimate Fighting Champion (1997) ... Tomas (uncredited)
 1996 Hamlet
Osric
 1996 The Secret Agent
Assassin (uncredited)
 1996 Aladdin and the King of Thieves (Video)
Genie (voice)
 1996 Jack
Jack Powell
 1995 Aladdin on Ice (TV Movie)
Genie (voice, uncredited)
 1995 To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar
John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt (uncredited)
 1994 In Search of Dr. Seuss (TV Movie)
The Father
 1994 Being Human
Hector
 1994 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Robert Ellison
- Bop Gun (1994) ... Robert Ellison
 1992 Toys
Leslie Zevo
 1992 Aladdin
Genie / Merchant (voice)
 1992 From Time to Time (Short)
Timekeeper (voice)
 1991 Rabbit Ears: The Fool and the Flying Ship (Video short)
Narrator (voice)
 1991 A Wish for Wings That Work (TV Short)
The Kiwi (voice, as Sudy Nim)
 1991 Shakes the Clown
Mime Class Instructor (as Marty Fromage)
 1988 Portrait of a White Marriage
Air Conditioning Salesman (uncredited)
 1988 Rabbit Ears: Pecos Bill (Video)
Narrator (voice)
 1987 Jonathan Winters: On the Ledge (TV Movie)
 1987 Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (TV Movie documentary)
Baby-san (voice)
 1986 Seize the Day
Tommy Wilhelm
 1984 Pryor's Place (TV Series)
Gabby
- Sax Education (1984) ... Gabby
 1983 The Survivors
Donald Quinelle
 1982 SCTV Network (TV Series)
Various
- Jane Eyrehead (1982) ... Various
 1982 Mork & Mindy/Laverne & Shirley/Fonz Hour (TV Series)
Mork (voice)
 1982 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
The Frog / Prince Robin
- The Tale of the Frog Prince (1982) ... The Frog / Prince Robin
 1978-1982 Mork & Mindy (TV Series)
Mork / Himself
- The Mork Report (1982) ... Mork
- Gotta Run: Part 3 (1982) ... Mork
- Gotta Run: Part 2 (1982) ... Mork
- Gotta Run: Part 1 (1982) ... Mork
 1980 Popeye
Popeye
 1979 Out of the Blue (TV Series)
Mork
- Random's Arrival (1979) ... Mork
 1978-1979 Happy Days (TV Series)
Mork
- Mork Returns (1979) ... Mork
- My Favorite Orkan (1978) ... Mork
 1978 America 2-Night (TV Series)
Jason Shine
- Olfactory Distosis Telethon (1978) ... Jason Shine
- Jason Shine (1978) ... Jason Shine
 1977 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
 1977 Laugh-In (TV Series)
 1977 The Richard Pryor Show (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Various
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... Various (uncredited)
 1977 Can I Do It 'Till I Need Glasses?
Lawyer / Man with Tooth Ache
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Other Works:

TV commercial about poetry, with scenes of skiing, air rescue, windmills, rock concerts, ice hockey, romance, tornado chasing, kids looking at insects, dancing, church cathedral, scuba diving, Japanese Kabuki, swarms of jellyfish, marching band practice, sumo wrestling, and writing and painting on an iPad for the Apple iPad Air... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 3 Portrayals | 22 Interviews | 27 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 29 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Marty Fromage | Sudy Nim | Ray D. Tutto | Robin Willaims

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Jonathan Winters was my mentor. I told him that and he said, "Please, I prefer idol.". See more »

Trivia:

Close friends with John Travolta and Eric Idle. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays men who have suffered a trauma or loss See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer