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Robert was born under the official name Redford Jr., Charles Robert on August 18th, 1936. Known to his close friends as Bob, he has been a credited actor since the 1965 film Inside Daisy Clover.
Robert Redford is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in twelve films including the 2007 drama film Lions for Lambs as the character Professor Stephen Malley, the 2005 drama movie An Unfinished Life playing Einar Gilkyson and the 2001 action release Spy Game cast as Nathan D. Muir.
Robert is a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes him the top choice for a variety of roles. He has appeared in eight films including: the 2014 action film Captain America: The Winter Soldier as the character Alexander Pierce, the 1985 biography movie Out of Africa playing Denys and the 1976 drama release All the President's Men cast as Bob Woodward.
Robert Redford has earned salaries up to $4,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2014 action film Captain America: The Winter Soldier, which brought in $259,000,000 at the box office.
Robert Redford has directed on numerous occassions including: Ordinary People (1980), The Horse Whisperer (1998) and The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000). In 1996 Robert Redford produced his first movie, the comedy film She's the One. Since then he went on to produce fourteen movies including: Central do Brasil (1998) and No Looking Back (1998) among others .
Robert is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-six magazines, captured in more than seven pictorials, interviewed in over fifteen publications and featured in twenty-five magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least seven books.
As an actor Robert Redford has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor for his role as Johnny Hooker in the 1973 movie The Sting.