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Charles Robert Redford, Jr. was born on August 18, 1936, in Santa Monica, California, to Martha (Hart), from Texas, and Charles Robert Redford, an accountant for Standard Oil, who was originally from Connecticut. He is of English, Scottish, Cornish, and Irish ancestry. Robert's mother died in 1955, the year after he graduated from high school. ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 37 wins & 48 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

All Is Lost
All Is Lost Our Man
(2013)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
(1969)
The Company You Keep
(2012)
A River Runs Through It
(1992)

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 2018 Old Man and the Gun (producer) (completed)
 2017 Our Souls at Night (producer)
 2017 Arena (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- American Epic - Part 4: The Sessions (2017) ... (executive producer)
 2017 The Big Bang (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 Ocean Warriors (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- Perseverance (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Life and Death (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Truth and Lies (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Engage the Enemy (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Who's the Bad Guy? (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2016 The American West (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- The Last Vendetta (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Frontier Justice (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The Big Killing (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Outlaw Rising (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Showdown (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2016 Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2015 Out of the Many, the One (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2015 American Epic (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer)
 2014-2015 Death Row Stories (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 11 episodes)
- Murder on the Mountain (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Death, Lies and Videotape (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Wrong Man (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Eye for an Eye (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Double Jeopardy (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2015 The Adderall Diaries (executive producer)
 2015 A Walk in the Woods (producer)
 2014 Chicagoland (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- City of the Future (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Back of the Yards (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Broken Wings (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Safe Passage (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Second Chances (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Cathedrals of Culture (Documentary) (executive producer - segment "The Salk Institute")
 2014 Drunktown's Finest (executive producer)
 2013 The March (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2013 All the President's Men Revisited (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2005-2012 Iconoclasts (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 29 episodes)
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar + Chuck D (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Jamie Oliver & Paul Smith (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Christy Turlington + Tory Burch (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Seth McFarlane & Norah Jones (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Judd Apatow & Lena Dunham (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2012 The Company You Keep (producer)
 2012 Watershed: Exploring a New Water Ethic for the New West (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2010 The Conspirator (producer)
 2007 Lions for Lambs (producer)
 2007 The Unforeseen (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 A Thief of Time (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2004 The Motorcycle Diaries (executive producer)
 2003 Coyote Waits (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2002 Skinwalkers (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2002 People I Know (executive producer)
 2002 Love in the Time of Money (executive producer)
 2000 The Legend of Bagger Vance (producer)
 2000 How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog (executive producer)
 1998 A Civil Action (producer)
 1998 Slums of Beverly Hills (executive producer)
 1998 The Horse Whisperer (producer)
 1998 No Looking Back (executive producer)
 1998 Central Station (producer)
 1996 She's the One (executive producer)
 1996 Grand Avenue (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1994 Quiz Show (producer)
 1992 A River Runs Through It (producer)
 1992 Incident at Oglala (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1991 The Dark Wind (executive producer)
 1988 Some Girls (executive producer)
 1988 The Milagro Beanfield War (producer)
 1987 Promised Land (executive producer)
 1980 The Solar Film (Short) (executive producer)
 1972 The Candidate (executive producer - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Barefoot in the Park. Comedy. Written by Neil Simon. Scenic Design by Oliver Smith. Directed by Mike Nichols. Biltmore Theatre: 23 Oct 1963- 25 Jun 1967 (1520 performances + 2 previews that began on 21 Oct 1963). Cast: Elizabeth Ashley (as "Corie Bratter"), Kurt Kasznar [final Broadway role] (as "Victor Velasco"), Mildred ... See more »

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7 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 15 Interviews | 27 Articles | 7 Pictorials | 28 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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[on choosing Jackie Evancho to play his daughter in The Company You Keep (2012)] I have a big thing about child actors who "act" as opposed to child actors who can be natural, who can be real. Scarlett Johansson was a kid when we did The Horse Whisperer (1998), and I was concerned if a child looked like they were acting it would be like fingernails on a blackboard. So I'm depressed and I go back ... See more »

Trivia:

As a guest on Inside the Actors Studio (1994) (30 Jan. 2005), Redford confessed to host James Lipton that his favorite and least favorite words were, respectively, "Possible" and "Whatever". See more »

Trademark:

Films often reflect his liberal political views See more »

Nickname:

Bob

Star Sign:

Leo

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