Stay informed with our weekly Newsletter. Based on the life of disc jockey Adrian Cronauer who died recently , the film gave Williams the opportunity to marry his stand-up material within a serious narrative structure, creating an effective hybrid of wild comedy amidst the horrors of war. Winner Actor.Golden Globes 1992 Robin Williams Wins the Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture
For his performance as Keating, Williams earned his second Oscar nomination and his third Golden Globes nom. Nathan Lane.
Best Actor The Fisher King 1991. Equally adept at outrageous comedy and sensitive drama, Williams was a one-of-a-kind performer, one whose unique style will likely never be equaled. Oh, thank you so much for this incredible honor, thank you for putting me in a category with these four extraordinary men.
Owens Award. Nominee Primetime Emmy.
Although not a success critically, Williams received good reviews, and anecdotally, the film has become a favorite among family audiences. Best Comedic Performance The Birdcage 1996.
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Best Actor in a Leading Role Mrs. The part about the cursing was true, but it was also the first adult drama I really latched onto, and the one of the first adult characters I cared about. For episode "Bop Gun".
Doubtfire and presents herself as a housekeeper whom Miranda hires. Best Actor in a Supporting Role Aladdin 1992.
There have been speeches both longer and shorter, more and less rehearsed, but there has only been one speech where Robin Williams accepted an Academy Award. Performance in a Comedy Special Comic Relief 1986.
This might be the one time I'm speechless.