What is Robin Williams Net Worth? How much is Robin Williams Earning? Is he richer than Dustin Hoffman?
Robin Williams was one of the established standup comedian and film actors. Known for his spectacular improvisational skills, Robin McLaurin Williams was born on July 21, 195 and died on August 11, 2014. Started his career as a standup comedian, he has appeared in a number of movies and won grandeur wards including Academy Award and Golden Globe Awards.
Born in Chicago, Illinois, Robin Williams, the mother was former model and father worked as a senior executive in Ford Motor Company. He attended elementary school at Gorton Elementary School. As a child, he was shy and quiet.
However, after being involved in high school drama, he eventually got over his shyness. After the graduation from high school, he studied theater to pursue acting. It was after his family moved to new city, Marin County that he began doing standup comedy shows.
Following his success as a standup in San Francisco Bay Area, he moved to Los Angeles. In 1977 upon meeting the TV producer George Schlatter, he made his first TV appearance on the show, Laugh-In.
Two years later, William won a Grammy Award for a live show. In 1980, he made his first lead performance in the movie Popeye. Then, in 1982 he starred in The World According to Garp, The Survivors and Club Paradise in 1983 and 1986.