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Robin McLaurin Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014) was a...

wikipedia - 15 Jul 2018
Robin McLaurin Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014) was an American actor and comedian. Chicago-born, Williams started as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco and Los Angeles in the mid-1970s. He is credited with leading San Francisco's comedy renaissance. After rising to fame as an alien called Mork in the TV sci-fi sitcom series Mork & Mindy, Williams established a career in both stand-up comedy and feature film acting. He was known for his improvisational skills.
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12 Surprising Facts About Robin Williams

Mental Floss - 16 Jul 2018
Robin Williams had a larger-than-life personality. On screen and on stage, he embodied what he referred to as “hyper-comedy.” Offscreen, he was involved in humanitarian causes and raised three children—Zak, Zelda, and Cody. On July 16, HBO debuts the ...
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New film explores legacy of Robin Williams

USA TODAY - 16 Jul 2018
CLOSE. A new documentary about Robin Williams honors the late actor-comedian for his unique talent and impact. "Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind" premieres July 16 on HBO. (July 16) AP.
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New HBO Doc Sheds Light on Robin Williams' Everlasting Spark

NBC4 Washington - 16 Jul 2018
Some 40 years ago, in a segment during his first HBO special, Robin Williams plays himself as an old man, circa 2018, looking back at his career. He joked about portraying an alien ("Not that funny since they've landed"). But he turned almost serious ...
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TV highlights: 'Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind' premieres

Washington Post - 15 Jul 2018
Listings for July 16. (All times Eastern.) So You Think You Can Dance (Fox at 8) The callbacks continue. Dietland (AMC at 9) Plum feels her life now has purpose, but someone threatens to ruin it all. Elementary (CBS at 10) Detective Bell debates ...
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This Week in Arts: 'Spike Jonze Is a Dancer,' Robin Williams

New York Times - 13 Jul 2018
David Letterman's first impression of Robin Williams was that he could fly. Whizzing across the comedy-club stage, he had such frenetic energy that both his body and brain appeared to be moving at a speed many times that of mere mortals. “All I could ...
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Is it Robin Williams, or God, trying to reach me? - 15 Jul 2018
This is an opinion column by's Mike Oliver. All this time I never noticed the 'coincidence' about the date. The MikeMadness charity basketball tournament date on July 21. We picked it because it was approximately the same Saturday date in mid ...
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Comedians divided over Robin Williams documentary

Page Six - 12 Jul 2018
Bobcat Goldthwait enjoyed a long friendship with Robin Williams since they met at a comedy club kitchen in the 1980s up until Williams' death in 2014. But Goldthwait has no current plans to watch HBO's upcoming documentary about Williams' life and career.
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HBO documentary a sad but satisfying visit with Robin Williams

The Boston Globe - 11 Jul 2018
If you're like me, “Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind” will leave you feeling mostly, but not unhappily, blue. The HBO documentary is, essentially, two hours of clips from Robin Williams's movies, chunks from his early and late sweaty stand-up sets ...

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