Duvall, Robert

Duvall, Robert

(1931–  ) movie actor; born in San Diego, Calif. He began as a stage actor and made his film debut in To Kill a Mockingbird (1963). Regarded as one of the finest character actors in movies, he won an Oscar for Tender Mercies (1983).
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Jessica Chastain, Warren Beatty, Octavia Spencer, Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Duvall, Robert Downey Jr.
Directed by David Dobkin; stars Robert Duvall, Robert Downey Jr.
on HBO) A tribute to legendary casting director Marion Dougherty (1923-2011), who had an exceptional eye for talent and supplied big breaks for actors such as James Dean, Robert Duvall, Robert Redford and Glenn Close.
THE STARS: Eric Bana, Drew Barrymore, Robert Duvall, Robert Downey Jr.
In the film, which also stars Robert Duvall, Robert Downey Jnr and Daryl Hannah, who went brunette for the part, Ken plays Rick Magruder, a Savannah lawyer who is high on charm and low on morals.