BirthdayMarch 1, 1954
BirthplaceDuncan, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Ron Howard

    Full name: Ron Howard
    Also known as: Ronald William Howard, Howard, Ronald William
    Education: University of Southern California
    Professions: American actor and director
    Work: Awards for Ron Howard
    Occupation: Actor, director, producer

  2. Ron Howard Measurements

    Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)

  3. Ron Howard Known for

    The Andy Griffith Show (1960), Happy Days (1974), American Graffiti (1973), A Beautiful Mind (2001)

  4. Ron Howard Biography

    Ronald William "Ron" Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American film director, producer and actor.He came to prominence playing Opie Taylor in the sitcom The Andy Griffith Show for eight years, and later the teenaged Richie Cunningham in the sitcom Happy Days for six years. He appeared in the films The Music Man in 1962, American Graffiti in 1973, and The Shootist in 1976, the latter during his run on Happy Days.Howard made his directorial debut with the 1977 comedy Grand Theft Auto, and left Happy Days in 1980 to focus on directing. His films include Cocoon, Apollo 13, How the Grinch Stole Christmas and A Beautiful Mind, which earned Howard the Academy Award for Best Director. In 2002, Howard conceived the idea for the Fox/Netflix series Arrested Development, on which he also serves as producer and narrator, and plays a semi-fictionalized version of himself.In 2003, Howard was awarded the National Medal of Arts. Asteroid 12561 Howard is named after him. In 2013, Howard was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame.

  5. Ron Howard Family

    Spouse: Cheryl Alley
    Childrens: Bryce, Jocelyn, Paige, Reed
    Parents: Jean Speegle Howard and Rance Howard

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