BirthdayJanuary 5, 1931
BirthplaceSan Diego, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Robert Duvall

    Full name: Robert Duvall
    Also known as: Robert Duvall, Duvall, Robert
    Professions: Actor, Producer, Soundtrack
    Work: Awards for Robert Duvall
    Occupation: Actor and director

  2. Robert Duvall Measurements

    Height: 5' 9½" (1.77 m)

  3. Robert Duvall Known for

    The Godfather: Part II (1974), The Godfather (1972), Apocalypse Now (1979), Deep Impact (1998)

  4. Robert Duvall Biography

    Robert Selden Duvall (born January 5, 1931) is an American actor and director. He has been nominated for six Academy Awards (winning for his performance in Tender Mercies), six Golden Globes (winning four), and has multiple nominations and one win each of the BAFTA, Screen Actors Guild Award, and Emmy Award. He received the National Medal of Arts in 2005. He has starred in some of the most acclaimed and popular films and television series of all time, including The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, To Kill a Mockingbird, THX 1138, Colors, Joe Kidd, The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, MASH, Network, The Apostle, True Grit, The Conversation, Apocalypse Now, Falling Down, Tender Mercies, The Natural, Lonesome Dove, and Get Low.He began appearing in theater during the late 1950s, moving into television and film roles during the early 1960s, playing Boo Radley in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) and appearing in Captain Newman, M.D. (1963). He landed many of his most famous roles during the early 1970s, such as Major Frank Burns in the blockbuster comedy MASH (1970) and the lead role in THX 1138 (1971), as well as Horton Foote's adaptation of William Faulkner's Tomorrow (1972), which was developed at The Actors Studio and is Duvall's personal favorite. This was followed by a series of critically lauded performances in commercially successful films.Since then, Duvall has continued to act in both film and television with such productions as Tender Mercies (1983), The Natural (1984), Colors (1988), the television mini-series Lonesome Dove (1989), Stalin (1992), The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996), A Family Thing (1996), The Apostle (1997), A Civil Action (1998), Gods and Generals (2003), Broken Trail (2006), and Get Low (2010).

  5. Robert Duvall Family

    Spouse: Barbara Benjamin

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