Who is Tim RobbinsTimothy Francis Robbins (born October 16, 1958) is an American actor, filmmaker, and musician. He is known for portraying Andy Dufresne in the film The Shawshank Redemption (1994), and has won an Academy Award and two Golden Globe Awards for his roles in the films The Player (1992) and Mystic River (2003).Robbins's other roles include starring as Lt. Samuel "Merlin" Wells in Top Gun (1986), Nuke LaLoosh in Bull Durham (1988), Erik in Erik the Viking (1989), Ed Walters in I.Q. (1994), Nick Beam in Nothing to Lose (1997) and Senator Robert Hammond in Green Lantern (2011). He also directed the films Bob Roberts (1992) and Dead Man Walking (1995), both of which were well received. He received an Academy Award nomination for Best Director for Dead Man Walking.
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- I wouldn't say I'm a method actor. I do research when I feel I don't have enough experience for the part I'm playing.
- My philosophy is, don't take no for an answer and be willing to sacrifice your entire project for freedom.
- Is Walt turning over in his grave? A man named Joe Roth runs Disney right now-he gave me the go-ahead and total freedom to do whatever I wanted to do.
- Americans accept that gangsters are running the government.
- I learned much more about acting from philosophy courses, psychology courses, history and anthropology than I ever learned in acting class.
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