The full text is: You smell that? [17] In 1955, Duvall roomed with Hoffman in a New York City apartment while they were studying together at the Playhouse. Director Bruce Beresford, too, said the transformation was so believable to him that he could feel his skin crawling up the back of his neck the first day of filming with Duvall.

[3][14][15][16] While studying acting, he worked as a Manhattan post office clerk. [47] They have been together since 1997. He used to ... Hollywood goes evil in trailer for horror comedy Beast Mode, Canadian Comedy ‘Jann’ Heads To U.S. With Hulu; Borat London Stunt; Weta Digital Hire; Horror ‘Beast Mode’ Gets North America Deal – Global Briefs, Booze, Broads and Blackjack Trailer Brings Vincent Pastore and Felissa Rose Into a Mob Thriller, Face-Off: I Want to Be Alone (Horror Edition), Donnie Darko: Deus Ex Machina - The Philosophy of Donnie Darko. Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. Born in Detroit, Michigan in 1972. Retrieved January 1, 2012. [54][55], In May 2009, Duvall spoke for historic preservation against Walmart's proposal to build a store across the road from the entrance to the Wilderness Battlefield national park in Orange County, Virginia.

The playbills for the 1956 season described him as "an audience favorite" in the last season and as having "appeared at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York and studied acting with Sandy Meisner this past winter". In 2006, he won an Emmy for the role of Prentice "Print" Ritter in the revisionist Western miniseries Broken Trail. Colonel Kilgore in Apocalypse Now (1979). Duvall quoted a friend about how being an actor helped in meeting women: "Bob, it’s the greatest leg opener in the world, isn’t it?". Retrieved January 3, 2012. (1963), as Major Frank Burns in the blockbuster comedy MASH (1970) and the lead role in THX 1138 (1971), as well as Horton Foote's adaptation of William Faulkner's Tomorrow (1972), which was developed at The Actors Studio and is Duvall's personal favorite. Duvall has periodically worked in television from the 1990s on. [42] He has been married four times but does not have any children. [10] He grew up primarily in Annapolis, Maryland,[3] site of the United States Naval Academy. In September 2007, he announced his support for Republican Presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani. In 1976, Duvall played supporting roles in The Eagle Has Landed and as Dr. Watson in The Seven-Per-Cent Solution opposite Nicol Williamson, Alan Arkin, Vanessa Redgrave, and Laurence Olivier.[33]. Is Robert Duvall Gay ? Robert Selden Duvall naît le 5 janvier 1931 à San Diego en Californie. His first major critical success came portraying Tom Hagen in The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather Part II (1974), the 1972 film earning him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. He has his own star on the St. Louis Walk of Fame.[38]. You know – that gasoline smell... the whole hill! Son père, William Howard Duvall, est amiral dans la Navy1.

For The Godfather Part III (1990), Duvall refused to take part unless he was paid a salary comparable to Al Pacino's. [2] His marriage to Youngs temporarily made him the brother-in-law of John Savage,[3][44] Robin Young, and Jim Youngs. [3] While stationed at Camp Gordon (later renamed Fort Gordon) in Georgia, Duvall acted in an amateur production of the comedy Room Service in nearby Augusta, Georgia.[11]. James Edward Duval (born September 10, 1972) is an American actor, who is known for his roles in the Gregg Araki trilogy—Totally Fucked Up, The Doom Generation, and Nowhere—in addition to Frank in Donnie Darko, Blank in May, Miguel in Independence Day and Singh in Go. [43] She had two daughters from her first marriage. [12] Duvall received another Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor and won both a BAFTA Award and Golden Globe Award for his role as Lt. He drew a considerable amount of attention in 1970 for his portrayal of the malevolent Major Frank Burns in the film MASH and for his portrayal of the title role in THX 1138 in 1971 where he plays a fugitive trying to escape a society controlled by robots. Duval was born in Detroit, Michigan on September 10, 1972. Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre: Photo Gallery at www.neighborhoodplayhouse.org. Born in Detroit, Michigan in 1972. [52], In 2001, Pedraza and Duvall founded the Robert Duvall Children's Fund to assist families in Northern Argentina through renovations of homes, schools, and medical facilities. Il déménage à dix ans avec sa famille sur la côte est, à Annapolis, dans le Maryland2. His third marriage was to Sharon Brophy, a dancer, from 1991 to 1995. Duvall remains friends today with fellow California-born actors Hoffman and Hackman, whom he knew during their years as struggling actors. Duvall was said[by whom?] First Teaser and Images", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=James_Duval&oldid=986320364, Articles with short description added by PearBOT 5, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 31 October 2020, at 03:25. Throughout his childhood years, he was interested in music. In its 1957 season, he appeared as Mr. Mayher in Agatha Christie's Witness For The Prosecution (July 1957), as Hector in Jean Anouilh's Thieves' Carnivall (July 1957), and the role which he once described as the "catalyst of his career": Eddie Carbone in Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge (from July 30 to August 3, 1957, and directed by Ulu Grosbard, who was by then a regular director at the Gateway Theatre). Arguably his stage debut was in its 1952 season when he played the Pilot in Laughter In The Stars, an adaptation of The Little Prince, at what was then the Gateway Theatre.[19]. Beresford said of the actor, "Duvall has the ability to completely inhabit the person he's acting.

[37] Duvall has maintained a busy film career, sometimes appearing in as many as four in one year. For his role as a former Texas Ranger peace officer, Duvall was trained in the use of Walker revolvers by the Texas marksman Joe Bowman. [34] He won a Golden Globe Award and earned an Emmy Award[35] nomination. [21][22][24][25][26][27][28], Duvall made his off-Broadway debut at the Gate Theater as Frank Gardner in George Bernard Shaw's Mrs. Warren's Profession on June 25, 1958. [3][11], His father had expected him to attend the Naval Academy, but Duvall said "I was terrible at everything but acting—I could barely get through school". Duvall has starred in numerous films and television series, including The Twilight Zone (1963), The Outer Limits (1964), Bullitt (1968), True Grit (1969), Joe Kidd (1972), The Godfather (1972), The Godfather Part II (1974), The Conversation (1974), Network (1976), Apocalypse Now (1979), The Great Santini (1979), Although he was trained as a classical pianist as a child he eventually moved to the guitar. He also has a sister, Terry. In the Winter of 1955, Duvall began studies at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City,[3] under Sanford Meisner, on the G.I. [13] "That's led to some confusion in the press," he explained in 1984, "Some stories have me shooting it out with the Commies from a foxhole over in Frozen Chosin. [18] Around this time, he also roomed with Hackman, while working odd jobs such as clerking at Macy's, sorting mail at the post office, and driving a truck. He recalled: "I was a Navy brat. [8] His mother was a relative of U.S. Civil War General Robert E. Lee, and a member of the Lee Family of Virginia, while his father was a descendant of settler Mareen Duvall. By this time (also July 1957), his theatrical credits included performances as Jimmy in The Rainmaker and as Harvey Weems in Horton Foote's The Midnight Caller. Trivia (2) Is of mixed ethnic backgrounds (mother is Vietnamese-French, father is Irish-Native American Indian-French). Nothing else in the world smells like that. For Gateway's 1956 season (his third season with the Gateway Players), he played the role of Max Halliday in Frederick Knott's Dial M for Murder (July 1956), Virgil Blessing in Inge's Bus Stop (August 1956), and Clive Mortimer in John van Druten's I Am a Camera (August 1956). Robert Selden Duvalln is an actor and director best known for his roles in The Godfather, To Kill a Mockingbird, Lonesome Dove and The Apostle. [3], "James Duval: staying true to indie roots", "New One-Sheet: The Black Waters of Echo's Pond / Theatrical Screening Info", "James Duval Heads to Noirland! They're just going to dub somebody else? Duvall's screen debut was as Boo Radley in the critically acclaimed To Kill a Mockingbird (1962). It was directed again by Ulu Grosbard with Dustin Hoffman. "[46] They were both born on January 5, but Duvall is 41 years older. If the flower shop had been open, I never would've met her. Retrieved January 2, 2012. Duvall had a small part as a cab driver who ferries McQueen around just before the chase scene in the film Bullitt (1968). The 1957 playbills also described him as "a graduate of the Neighborhood Playhouse" (indicating that he had completed his studies there by the summer of 1957), "a member of Sanford Meisner's professional workshop" and as having worked with Alvin Epstein, a mime and a member of Marcel Marceau's company. Is an avid practitioner of "Hatha Yoga". p. 377. [51] He revealed during a March 13, 2014, interview with The Daily Beast, however, that he will probably become an independent, calling today's Republican Party "a mess". "[32] Nevertheless, Duvall and Beresford did not get along well during the production and often clashed during filming, including one day in which Beresford walked off the set in frustration.[32]. to have written the music, but the actor said he wrote only a few "background, secondary songs". [45] He met Pedraza in Argentina, recalling, "The flower shop was closed, so I went to the bakery. Duvall's political views are variously described as libertarian or conservative. Smelled like... victory. I love the smell of napalm in the morning. London: Hutchinson. Duvall did do his own singing, insisting it be added to his contract that he sing the songs himself; Duvall said, "What's the point if you're not going to do your own [singing]? He received Oscar nominations for his portrayals of evangelical preacher Euliss "Sonny" Dewey in The Apostle (1997)—a film he also wrote and directed—and played lawyer Jerome Facher in A Civil Action (1998). Duvall began appearing in theater during the late 1950s, moving into television and film roles during the early 1960s, playing Boo Radley in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) and appearing in Captain Newman, M.D. Duval has starred in numerous independent films,[1] including the 2009 psychological thriller The Black Waters of Echo's Pond[2] and the mystery crime-thriller film Noirland directed by Ramzi Abed. Robert Duvall is a married man. William Esper, Remembrance of Sanford Meisner at The.

The Natural (1984), Lonesome Dove (1989), The Handmaid's Tale (1990), Days of Thunder (1990), Rambling Rose (1991), Falling Down (1993) and Secondhand Lions (2003). When it was all over I walked up. He attended Severn School in Severna Park, Maryland, and The Principia in St. Louis, Missouri. "Robert Duvall" at IBDB (Internet Broadway Database), www.ibdb.com.