Robin William was an American actor, comedian, film producer, and screenwriter. Starting 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.
Williams was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor three times and won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as therapist Dr. Sean Maguire in Good Will Hunting. He received two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and five Grammy Awards.
And the sad death of Robin William happened on August 11, 2014.
The sad death of comedian/actor Robin Williams has led to a resurgence in viewing of his classic film roles. "Dead Poets Society", "Mrs. Doubtfire" and "Good Morning, Vietnam" all made the ITunes Top 15 Movie Chart. As for more current fare, "Neighbors" dethroned last week's #1 "Divergent" and newbies "Muppets Most Wanted" and "Blended" both cracked the Top 10.、