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Tim Robbins

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Biography

Robbins at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival

Source: Wikipedia

Timothy Francis "Tim" Robbins (born October 16, 1958) is an American actor, screenwriter, director, producer, activist and musician. He is known for his roles as Nuke LaLoosh in Bull Durham, Jacob Singer in Jacob's Ladder, Griffin Mill in The Player, Andy Dufresne in The Shawshank Redemption, and as Dave Boyle in Mystic River, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, and for directing films such as Dead Man Walking.

Fact file

  • Born: Timothy Francis Robbins October 16, 1958 (age 56) West Covina, California, U.S.
  • Residence: Pound Ridge, New York
  • Alma mater: UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television of the University of California, Los Angeles (B.A., Drama, 1981)
  • Occupation: Actor, director, producer, screenwriter, activist, musician
  • Years active: 1979–present
  • Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
  • Partner(s): Susan Sarandon (1988–2009)
  • Website: timrobbins.net

Read more about Tim Robbins at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Variety, 2019-09-20 21:28:44
“Everyone is worth more than their worst act,” said Roman Catholic sister and anti-death penalty advocate Helen Prejean, and it’s with these words that “45 Seconds of Laughter” closes. It’s an apt sentiment on which to leave Tim Robbins’ sincerely felt documentary study of the therapeutic acting workshops run by ...

Trailer: 'The Shawshank Redemption' returns to theaters for drama's 25th anniversary
USA Today Movies, 2019-09-13 22:47:29
Writer-director Frank Darabont's beloved drama "The Shawshank Redemption" returns to theaters with Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman.        

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Variety, 2019-09-02 11:24:48
Tim Robbins’ documentary “45 Seconds of Laughter,” which premieres Sept. 3 in Venice, follows a group of prisoners in a California facility as they take part in drama workshops led by Robbins’ troupe The Actors’ Gang. In the film, covering 10 sessions over an eight-month period, the inmates reconnect with ...

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