Robin Williams

Biography: Robin Williams is an American actor, comedian, producer, and director. Robin was raised in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan and Marin County, California. His father, Robert Fitzgerald Williams was Ford executive in charge of the Midwest area. Robin's mother, Laurie was a former model. He attended Juilliard Drama School.

Robin soon made a guest appearance on Happy Days as Mork from the planet Ork. The character Mork was so well liked by audiences he was given his own spin-off titled Mork And Mindy. He also spent his time performing at comedy clubs. By 1986 Robin had done two HBO specials. Many people believe Robin's big break was the movie Good Morning, Vietnam. Since then Williams has starred in several critically acclaimed box office successes such as The Birdcage, Mrs. Doubtfire, Dead Poet's Society, Bicentennial Man, Patch Adams, One Hour Photo, and Jumanji. Robin was married to Valerie Velardi from 1978 to 1988. They had one child together, Zachary (born 1983). After his
Robin Williams is an American actor, comedian, producer, and director. Robin was raised in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan and Marin County, California. His father, Robert Fitzgerald Williams was Ford executive in charge of the Midwest area. Robin's mother, Laurie was a former model. He attended Juilliard Drama School.

Robin soon made a guest appearance on Happy Days as Mork from the planet Ork. The character Mork was so well liked by audiences he was given his own spin-off titled Mork And Mindy. He also spent his time performing at comedy clubs. By 1986 Robin had done two HBO specials. Many people believe Robin's big break was the movie Good Morning, Vietnam. Since then Williams has starred in several critically acclaimed box office successes such as The Birdcage, Mrs. Doubtfire, Dead Poet's Society, Bicentennial Man, Patch Adams, One Hour Photo, and Jumanji.

Robin was married to Valerie Velardi from 1978 to 1988. They had one child together, Zachary (born 1983). After his divorce he married his nanny, Marsha Graces with whom he has two children, Zelda Ray (born 1989) and Cody Alan (born 1992).
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Robin Williams' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 48
Highest Metascore: 79 Dead Poets Society
Lowest Metascore: 19 Old Dogs
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 16 out of 47
  2. Negative: 17 out of 47
47 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
31 Jack Aug 9, 1996 Jack Charles Powell 8.2
38 August Rush Nov 21, 2007 Maxwell 'Wizard' Wallace 7.5
33 House of D Apr 15, 2005 Pappass 7.3
31 The Big White Dec 16, 2005 Paul Barnell 7.1
38 Death to Smoochy Mar 29, 2002 Rainbow Randolph 6.8
25 Patch Adams Dec 25, 1998 Patch Adams 6.4
37 Flubber Nov 26, 1997 Professor Philip Brainard 5.4
28 A Merry Friggin' Christmas Nov 7, 2014 Mitch / Mitch Mitchler / Virgil Mitchler 5.4
35 Certifiably Jonathan Feb 11, 2011 Himself 5.3
33 RV Apr 28, 2006 Bob Munro 5.2
21 The Angriest Man in Brooklyn May 23, 2014 Henry Altmann / Henry Altmann 5.1
25 License to Wed Jul 3, 2007 Reverend Frank 4.6
19 Old Dogs Nov 25, 2009 Dan 4.5
28 The Big Wedding Apr 26, 2013 Father Moinighan / Father Monaghan 4.3
33 Being Human May 6, 1994 Hector tbd

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