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Robert Duvall, (610)
Oil on canvas
35 x 46 cm

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Duvall at the premiere of
The Road during the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival.

Born

Robert Selden Duvall
January 5, 1931 (1931-01-05) (age 80)
San Diego, California, U.S.

Occupation

Actor, director

Years active

1959–present

Spouse

Barbara Benjamin (1964–1975)
Gail Youngs (1982–1986)
Sharon Brophy (1991–1996)
Luciana Pedraza (2005–present)



Robert Selden Duvall (born January 5, 1931) is an American actor and director. He has won an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards over the course of his career.

He began appearing in theatre during the late 1950s, moving into small, supporting television and film roles during the early 1960s in such works as To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) and Captain Newman, M.D. (1963). He started to land much larger roles during the early 1970s with movies like MASH (1970) and THX 1138 (1971). This was followed by a series of critical successes: The Godfather (1972), The Godfather Part II (1974), Network (1976), The Great Santini (1979), Apocalypse Now (1979), and True Confessions (1981).

Since then Duvall has continued to act in both film and television with such productions as Tender Mercies (1983), The Natural (1984), Colors (1988), Lonesome Dove (1989), Stalin (1992), The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996), A Family Thing (1996), The Apostle (1997), A Civil Action (1998), Gods and Generals (2003), Broken Trail (2006) and Get Low (2010).


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Robert Duvall:    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3fttyclHyM

The Godfather II - Robert Duvall:    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8otdnMMpyM


Magazine: 14 Actors Acting - Robert Duvall - nytimes.com/video:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTo7v6WIoSo

 




Geoffrey Rush, (609)
Oil on canvas
35 x 46 cm

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Rush at the
2008 Toronto International Film Festival

Born

Geoffrey Roy Rush
6 July 1951 (1951-07-06) (age 59)
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia

Occupation

Actor

Years active

1981–present

Spouse

Jane Menelaus (m. 1988–present) «start: (1988)»"Marriage: Jane Menelaus to Geoffrey Rush" Location: (linkback:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geoffrey_Rush)



Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor and film producer. As of November 2009, he is one of 25 people to have won the "Triple Crown of Acting": an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award. As well as being nominated for 4 Academy Awards for acting (winning 1) and 5 BAFTA Awards (winning 3) he has also won 2 Golden Globe, and 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards.


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Colin Firth Talks 'The King's Speech':    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FnpKX9evNh4

Geoffrey Rush -- The King's Speech Interview:    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmE-0qOHKBM

 




Colin Firth, (608)
Oil on canvas
35 x 48 cm

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Firth at a ceremony to receive a star on the
Hollywood Walk of Fame in January 2011

Born

Colin Andrew Firth
10 September 1960 (1960-09-10) (age 50)
Grayshott, Hampshire, UK

Occupation

Actor

Years active

1983–present

Spouse

Livia Giuggioli (1997–present)

Partner

Meg Tilly (1989-1994)


Colin Andrew Firth (born 10 September 1960) is an English film, television, and stage actor.

Firth gained wide public attention in the 1990s for his portrayal of Mr. Darcy in the 1995 television adaptation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. In 2011, Firth received the Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of King George VI in The King's Speech, a performance that also earned him the Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor. The previous year he received his first Academy Award nomination for his leading role in A Single Man, a performance that won him a BAFTA Award.

Firth's other major film credits include The English Patient, Shakespeare in Love, Bridget Jones's Diary, Mamma Mia! and Love Actually. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2011.


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Colin Firth - Inside the Actors Studio (Part 1/4):    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rRMlJd5KAQQ

@katiecouric: Colin Firth:    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lT2MpsbJMzU

 

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