Appeared in "The Midnight Caller" on Broadway, 1960s.
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Robert Duval | Robert S. Duvall
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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I got into acting because I wanted to act, not to become a star. The word 'star' is so strange, especially in this country, I think, I don't know. It has something to do with a whole scene. Like with The Great Santini
(1979), when I shook the producer's hand for the first time - before I could even sit down in the chair - he said, "They're talking about Oscars." We hadn't even started rehearsals ...
Has a family connection to two 2008 Presidential hopefuls. One of his ancestors, Mareen Duvall, is also an ancestor of Barack Obama
. John McCain
's family has been involved in the military for several generations, including an ancestor who worked with George Washington, to whom Duvall is related (by adoption).
Very mannered style of delivery