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Robin Williams (I) (1951–2014)

Robin McLaurin Williams was born on Saturday, July 21st, 1951, in Chicago, Illinois, a great-great-grandson of Mississippi Governor and Senator, Anselm J. McLaurin. His mother, Laurie McLaurin (née Janin), was a former model from Mississippi, and his father, Robert Fitzgerald Williams, was a Ford Motor Company executive from Indiana. Williams had ... See full bio »

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 2015 Absolutely Anything
Dennis (voice)
 2012 Louie (TV Series)
- Barney/Never (2012) ... Robin (as Robin Willaims)
 2012 Wilfred (TV Series)
Dr. Eddy
- Progress (2012) ... Dr. Eddy
 2011 Happy Feet 2
Ramon / Lovelace (voice)
 2009/I Old Dogs
 2009 Shrink
 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
 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)
- Tube Dwellers (1998) ... Genie (voice)
- Host to Munger ... Genie (voice)
 1997 Friends (TV Series)
 1996 Hamlet
 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)
 1992 Toys
Leslie Zevo
 1992 Aladdin
Genie / Peddler (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 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)
 1984 Pryor's Place (TV Series)
- Sax Education (1984) ... Gabby
 1982 SCTV Network (TV Series)
- 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
 1982 Pac Preview Party (TV Movie)
Mork (voice)
 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
 1979 Out of the Blue (TV Series)
- Random's Arrival (1979) ... Mork
 1978-1979 Happy Days (TV Series)
- Mork Returns (1979) ... Mork
- My Favorite Orkan (1978) ... Mork
 1977 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
 1977 Laugh-In (TV Series)
 1977 The Richard Pryor Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Various
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... Various (uncredited)
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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 »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 3 Portrayals | 23 Interviews | 44 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 34 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

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


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Personal Quote:

[on working with Al Pacino on Insomnia (2002)] I loved working with Pacino. Al does this Method thing where before every take he roars like a lion. So my first day working with him I bleated like a goat: "What was that?!" "Hi Al, I'm here, it's just Robin, just playing." Playing scenes with him was a little surreal, because I was like, "I'm watching Al Pacino!" and then I'd realize I had to act, ... See more »


Had appeared fully nude in The Fisher King (1991) and World's Greatest Dad (2009). See more »


Wild improvised stream-of-consciousness comedy dialogue where he would do cultural references, impersonations and one-liners with rapid switching. See more »

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