Who is Tim Robbins?
Tim Robbins, born Timothy as Timothy Francis Robbin is a prominent American Actor, Screenwriter, Producer, director, and Professional Musician. He was born inWest Covina, California, United States of America. Timothy Francis Robbin is popularly known for his role of Andy Dufresne in one of the most popular and most sold movies in the world, “The Shawshank Redemption”. This American drama film was originated in 1994, written and directed by Frank Darabont, and also it was originated from the novel by Stephen King. For his outstanding and phenomenal acting in this movie, he won the academy awards also known as Oscars.
|Full Name||Timothy Francis Robin|
|Date Of Birth||October 16, 1959|
|Birth Place||West Covina, California, USA|
Gilbert Lee Robins
|Height||5 ft 6 in|
|Net Worth||USD $72 million|
Parents, Nationality, and Ethnicity
Timothy Francis Robin was born in West Covina, California, United States of America. He was born to Mary Cecelia and Gilbert Lee Robins. His father, Gilbert Lee Robins was a singer, actor, and manager of Gaslight Cafe in California and his mother Mary Cecelia Bledsoe was a musician.
He has two younger sisters, Adele Robins and Gabrielle Robins. He also has a brother, David Robbins who is a popular Composer. Robbins belongs to American nationality. Robbins has a mixed ethnicity of English, one eight
Norwegian, Scottish/Irish, Scottish, German and French/French-Canadian, Distant Dutch. Robbins moved to Los Angeles with his parents when he was 4 years old.
Tim Robbins migrated to Greenwich with his parents at a very young age. Robin’s father pursued his career from Greenwich. He was a student of Stuyvesant High school of class1976. From the age of 12, he started performing in the theater. After graduating, Robbins attended the University of Los Angeles in California. He also did his
theater course from UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television. Robins spent his two years in SUNY Plattsburgh. He was graduated from UCLA film school with a degree of Bachelor of arts degree in drama in 1981.
Career, Movies, IMDB, TV Shows, Awards, and Titles
Tim Robbins is one of the most talented actors, screenwriter, producer, and singer. He began his career in acting by studying in Theater For the New York City. He spent his entire teenage acting and studying in the annual summer street Theater. While his stay at New York City theater, he was given some little role in a musical series of Antoine De Saint-Exupery’s The little prince.
Tim Robbins started his own theater called Actor’s Gang where he remained as an Executive Manager. He started the theater after he graduated from his college in 1981. The gang includes some of his roommates, his actor friends from the college softball team including the very popular John Cusack. Later in 1882, he appeared in the three episodes of TV series called St.Elsewhere. Tim robbins appeared as a guest in the popular Television Series “Moonlighting” in 1985.
A Career as an Actor
In 1985 Tim Robbins did two popular movies named Fraternity vacation in the role of Larry Tucker and The sure thing as Garry Cooper. The next year, Tim was cast as Phill Blumbertt in the movie named” Howard the Duck”. He was nominated for the Razzie award for the best supporting role for this movie. That year he has also cast as Lt. Samuel wells in the movie called Top Guns. From 1988 to 1993 he did 12 films. He also directed some of the movie himself.
Tim Robbins acted on movies like Five Corners, Tapeheads, Erik the Viking, Miss firecracker, Twister, Jacob’s ladder, Jungle fever, Cadillac man, The player, Bob Roberts, The player, Short cuts, I.Q., Nothing to lose, and many more. In the year 1994, He gets a chance to ride on the road to popularity by acting in the movie named “The Shawshank redemption” as andy Dufresne. This movie was the big breakthrough in his career.
From 1994 to 2021 we can see him in different movies and Tv series such as cradle will rock, Freedom: a history of the US, jack, and bobby, Portlandia, The spoils of Babylon, The spoils before dying, The Simpsons, The brink, here and now, Castle of rock and many more. A career as a director and producer Tim Robbins was a producer besides an actor. His debut in the direction was the movie named “Bob Roberts”. Not only direction but he also wrote the script for this movie. For his phenomenal direction, this movie was nominated for many prestigious awards.
Tim Robbins also directed the 1995’s most popular movie named “Dead man walking.” for his work on this movie, he was nominated for the highest award that is Academy awards for Best Director. He directed movies and television like Cradle will rock, At ease, Legmen, and many more.
Personal life, Wife, and Children
Tim Robbins was married to Susan Maradona and they are blessed with two children, Miles Robbins and Jack henry Robins.
NutShell Bio, Height, Weight, and Age
Tim Robbins is a professional actor with a total height of 5 feet and six-inch and a bodyweight of 93 kg. His zodiac sign is Aries and he was born on Wednesday. He lives a peaceful life with his family in the south of Los Angeles.
No wonder Tim Robbins is one of the most talented actors and a director. His net worth is $72 million according to 2020 September.