Starred in "The Country Girl" on Broadway, 1972. Nominated for Tony award.
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Jason Robards Jr. | Jason Robards Sr.
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Sometimes you do junk just to keep alive. You know it's junk when you go in. You just hope you will do the best you can, and that the film will be entertaining. Many times, it isn't, but you just do those things to pay the bills.
He won an Oscar for playing Benjamin Bradlee in All the President's Men
(1976), making him one of 17 actors to win the Award for playing a real person who was still alive at the evening of the Award ceremony (as of 2015). The other sixteen actors and their respective performances are: Spencer Tracy
for playing Father Edward Flanagan in Boys Town
(1938), Gary Cooper
for playing Alvin C. York in
Characters with a bizarre or uncoventional personal code or ethos