Narrated a featurette for Turner Classic Movies' "Star of the Month" Gene Hackman
. It aired several times during the month.
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
9 Interviews |
11 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Robert Duval | Robert S. Duvall
5' 8¼" (1.74 m)
Duvall, William Howard
| Duvall (Hart), Mildred Virginia
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I think studying professionally helped although I had already done summer theater and had a lot of experience. I got right into acting and then studied. The best thing about the Playhouse was that I really learned to improvise, to change things, in films. Not in an indulgent way, but in a beneficial way. So from that point of view, Sndy was good for me. I might have learned it eventually - you ...
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).
Often plays tough, macho characters.