Originally trained under John Houseman at Julliard. Houseman told Robin Williams’ that he should not waste his time with acting classes and should instead focus on his stand-up comedy routines.
In October 1997 he was ranked as one of top 100 movie stars in the history of cinema by Empire Magazine.
Due to the improvisation skills of Robin Williams the writers of “Mork & Mindy” actually left huge gaps in the screenplay so he could go crazy with improvising while playing the part.
Robin Williams is a huge rugby fan. He is a fan of Jonah Lomu in particular.
Has stated that he learned a great deal about comedy and timing from watching “Monty Python’s Flying Circus”.
While attending Julliard he became great friends with actor Christopher Reeve. They maintained their friendship up until Reeve’s death.
Two films which Robin Williams appeared in, “The Birdcage” and “Jumanji” both reached the one-hundred million dollar mark during the same week in the United States.
The majority of the dialogue in the Disney film “Aladdin” was ad-libbed by Robin Williams.
Prior to casting Denzel Washington in the lead role of Joe Miller in “Philadelphia”, Robin Williams was considered for the part.
“Doctor Who” and “Star Trek” are listed as two of Robin Williams’ favorite television shows.
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