Happy Birthday, Robin Williams!

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Robin Williams hasn't starred in bonafied box office hit in years.

Still, this is a former Oscar winner (for Good Will Hunting) that turns 57 today. We'd like to wish him a happy birthday.

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Williams has a quartet of movies on the way for 2009, including titles "Old Dogs" and "Shrink." Here's a look at a few notable films/roles of his from the last few years:

  • License to Wed (2007): Reverend Frank
  • Night at the Museum (2006): Teddy Roosevelt
  • Man of the Year (2006): Tom Dobbs

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Robin Williams

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Robin Williams is an Academy Award-winning actor and comedian born in Chicago, Illinois. Williams got his big break from the hit television show, Mork & Mindy in the late 70's as the iconic Mork.

Robin Williams came to prominence on the big screen for his Academy Award-nominated performance in Good Morning, Vietnam in 1987. After that Williams went on to star in such films as Dead Poet's Society, Hook, and The Fisher King.

In 1992, Williams lent his voice to the Genie in Disney's highly successful animated Aladdin. It was this casting that helped paved the way for future big name stars doing voices in animated flicks. Williams has also done voice work in Fern Gully, Robots, and Happy Feet.

William's film career has continued to have success including his Mrs. Doubtfire, The Bird Cage, Academy Award-winning performance in Good Will Hunting, and Patch Adams.

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