Robin Williams is a powerful force. The actor is a Juilliard trainee. He aims to be an independent comedian in the 1970s. Also, he always has wild and strange habits. Besides, Williams took it all over the stage, quickly transformed into many characters and voices. So, he is a great person. After that, he had a breakthrough role in 1978 in the sitcom Mork & Mindy. He plays a Kooky alien, he is completely alien to life on Earth.
Since then, he has constantly appeared in movies big and small. Here, he demonstrates remarkable talents and talents in everything. From funny comedies like The Birdcage and She doubted until the dramas. So he won an Oscar for Good Will Hunting in 1997. He used to voice and take it to a new level with Genie in Aladdin. And even participated in the lead role in the once-famous psychological film: One Hour Photo.
Perhaps we will no longer have a chance to see another actor like Williams. After his unexpected death at the age of 63 in 2014, it made people very heartbroken. Many friends, Hollywood colleagues and family members shared with their world about Robin Williams. Below is a collection of things that the audience doesn’t know about Williams. When he was gone that everything became public.
He always has a certain improvisation
Williams’ brain, body, and mouth work very quickly. To the extent that the audience could hardly follow exactly when he moved around a stage. It could be a comedy club, Mork and Mindy’s residence, or a conversation. He is always lively and fun in the fun ads. Besides, he’s funny with a sense of style. Also, he an improvised real talent. But raw talent must massage and practiced a lot. Many comedians collaborate with writers. And Williams is no exception.
He received notification from Bennett Tramer with content related to this issue. “Being a writer for Robin’s development is similar to being a rape for Barry Bonds.” Tramer shared in the 2018 HBO documentary Robin Williams: Come Into My Mind. (According to Vulture). “You don’t have to do that. He has a lightning-fast mindset. But it’s not exactly everything he shows from that evening,” Tramer said. “Having a job and planning very carefully.”
Similarly, on Mork & Mindy, Williams’ chaotic comics flights were also the result of careful preparation with outside input. Writer Mork & Mindy David Misch (through i09) has announced his employees. He said they stayed up until four in the morning to finish Robin’s promotional video. Then, he added that Williams had written a script as written. But will add a few things. May be a line here and there, a word here or there. Or even a face or a voice. “
Need to use more than three cameras
Williams may have shared his status written on his script pages. As David Misch, Mork & Mindy‘s writer revealed. But he suddenly focused on his story all of a sudden and frequently repeated them. That reduced the effectiveness of the show’s crew. As reported by the article Washington Post. A studio sitcom before the premiere will look very carefully. The evaluation board consists of directors and camera operators. They carefully laid out a detailed plan of the places they needed to go to each line. They will monitor if the actors are in the previous position or “mark” in specialized terms. Well, Williams will often lose his personality. Because the operator must do what they have agreed.
For example, recording their footage and following union requirements. They did not get all the small Williams ads and unannounced changes. Therefore, creator and producer Garry Marshall agreed with Williams a solution overcome this. That is they will install a fourth camera. It will add to the traditional three-camera device. The new camera is only for Williams training only. And now, the use of four cameras has become the industry standard for sitcom comedies.
He knows what he should do when John Belushi dies
Williams has become an interesting inspiration in the 70s and 80s. Because of his humorous, impressive performances. After the spotlight, he also moved as quickly as possible. He shared that he had endless fun in a nightclub L.A. Along with parties desperate to bring. Finally, he had a substance abuse problem and had to find a way to solve it.
One of his oldest friends in the show business is John Belushi. He is the star of Animal House. And, he died suddenly of drug use in March 1982. This incident mentioned in Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind document (via VARM). Williams went to Belushi’s house at Marmont Castle just hours before he died. The next day, all information about Belushi’s departure made public on the film Mork & Mindy. And the producers think the best thing to do now is Williams should get the news from his co-star, Pam Dawber. He is the actor who plays Mindy.
With the incidents that just happened to Belushi, Dawber really cared about Williams’ problem with drugs. “We went together towards the trailer in front of the house. Just before he came back to his trailer.” He continued: “If that really happens.” He promised me that please rest assured. Because that will never happen to me. “And it really didn’t do.” He went back for a while, he cleaned. “Mork & Mindy director Howard Storm shared. (According to Rolling Stone).
The cause unexpected when he appeared in the last sitcom
For the first time since Mork & Mindy stopped production in 1982, Robin Williams officially returned to the screen. He appeared with a series of popular networks with the comedy movie CBS 2013 The Crazy Ones. Williams became the main character Simon Roberts, a great ad for a man who tried to reconnect with her child. The girl used to alienate everyone because of her bad treatment. Sydney character played by Sarah Michelle Gellar. By making her become a partner in her company. Because The Crazy Ones is an inexpensive entertainment with the famous Robin Williams. And of course, Buffy’s TV.
More than 15 million people have been waiting to follow the episode. But many people have raised opinions against high weights. It is the fact that many critics have commented that this program is not suitable for Williams. His talent is not commensurate with such a small program. While fans show their opinions through the rankings. The numbers continued to fall as the season approached. With over five million views for the last season.
So, why did Williams perform this program? In a Reddit AMA, he shared that the reason comes from David E. Kelley, the creator of The Crazy Ones. As well as strange famous works like Picket Fences and Ally McBeal. But Williams can also gain more practical benefits. For example, his pay per episode is $ 165,000. This revealed in Robin’s biography of Dave Itzkoff (according to Vanity Fair). This number may be more than what he earned in an independent film month.
He went through many difficulties while completing one of the last films of the acting career
Williams did not stop his career with an Oscar-winning work like Good Will Hunting. Or maybe a blockbuster sitcom as she suspected. One of the last classic films that Williams starred in was a supporting role in the family drama. The famous film about the trio in Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. In this movie, the actor plays Teddy Roosevelt.
In a report on neurology published by the wife of comedians. Williams went through a lot of panic attacks on the film’s studio. And the doctor has diagnosed a neurological disease. After that, they prescribed antipsychotic drugs to the actor. “It has made things better in some way. But it’s not better than others.” she shared. One of the side effects of the drug was that Williams had a memory loss. He forgot some of his lines when he filmed this movie. This has made everyone very surprised. Because almost before, Williams was an actor who never forgot his lines. He has openly shared all this with makeup expert Cheri Minns. She also mentioned in Robin’s biography. In the New York Post, they cite this incident. “After every day of work and returning home. He sobbed in my arms. Too bad!”. Minns shared more.
She also said that she discussed with Williams that organized a stand. Because it can make him regain the right mind frame. Williams just cried a lot. He said: “I can’t do it, Cheri. Now I have to do it. Really, I don’t know how to make it funny,” she recalls.
He hurt so much
At the end of 2013, Williams’ wife, Susan Schneider Williams, shared more on Neurology. She said our talented comedian is entering the stage “paranoia.” Illusions often come and they repeat, even if it causes him to fall asleep, he falls into a state of fear and panic, and as a result, he loses his memory while he was about to finish the Third Night for the Museum movie, at the end of May 2014, doctors said Williams was having Parkinson’s disease. It slowly took away his health and all of Williams’s acting talents, and after a while Williams continued to show tremor symptoms, his gait becoming more and more slow and messy. Sometimes, I can’t control my body to do what I want to do.
And the conclusion of this painful time series, he suffers from depression. This is also the reason Williams had himself in August 2014. SF port reported. Three months later, in the post-mortem examination, the condition of the actor’s medical problems was not clear. His disease dementia spreads the body. Or it has a more common name than Lewy body disease. The medical association said the condition is “Biological disease development in the brain”. The disease is the cause of severe depression, fear, hallucinations, and memory loss. In his Neurology, Schneider Williams mentioned this. However, it was relatively quick in hand” of the LBD.
He went to rehab, but not to get rid of substance abuse
Williams died in August 2014. This is not the first time that news about him has appeared. In early July, People announced that the actor had undergone treatment at a drug rehabilitation facility. He did not recur in the recovery process. Before that, he appeared in an alcohol addiction program in 2006. However, he wanted to confirm that he did not get caught up in that addiction. “Robin simply enlisted the opportunity to adjust and make his continued commitment to be more discerning,” his media representative said.
In Robin’s biography of 2018, author Dave Itzkoff has shared through Vanity Fair. He revealed the reason why Williams went to the Dan Anderson Innovation Center just before his death. Actor and Susan think that at some point will help him. Because Williams will live on the campus very safe. There he has the safety and close supervision from the center’s staff. He can meditate, practice yoga or other relaxing activities. The couple hopes it will help him many things. He will equip himself with a number of ways to help relieve his emotions and increase negative emotions. Since then there is a platform for him to fight his invading disease.
Billy the Kid vs Maestro
Robin Williams is a unique talent actor. But the person who replaced his humorous king recently is Jim Carrey. Williams is famous for his silly alien Mork & Mindy. After that, Carrey switched to trying a rich film career. Carrey tried and won on top of In Living Color before distinguishing into a movie. It has some silly and some serious. According to makeup artist Cheri Minns, she re-envisioned moments with Williams for Robin of Dave Itzkoff. Williams sensed the understanding between him and Carrey. That makes him “completely confused”. He guessed that his current position would take over by Carrey. According to the book (through Cinema Blend), it becomes even worse. That’s when Carrey won The Riddler’s role in Batman Forever in 1995. Just like what Williams had predicted before.
Radar Online has announced details about fake advisers from Robin. The title of the article mentions “bitter feud” between Williams and Carrey. After this article published, Carrey made a statement calling on people to boycott this site. Because they completely exaggerate the truth. “Radar Online has no evidence to prove this. They have created a feud that does not exist.” He shares (via Cinema Blend). “Robin may have expressed concern about me and my successful efforts. But I’ve never had any other thought than his greatest respect. He’s really a genius. I admire his talent. ” In addition, Carrey revealed that the two met. They even nicknamed each other intimately. He called Williams “Billy the Kid”. And William calls Carrey “Maestro”.
He sacrificed a lot (but no one knows that)
Robin Williams is famous for connecting with several charities. That is one of the many reasons why he gained public attention for a long time. He is behind the special programs of HBO Comic Relief with Billy Crystal and Whoopi Goldberg in many a. Information from Variety. In addition, he publicly funded the St. Research Hospital. Jude Children.
At the same time, he also participated in the charity board to study spinal cord injury Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation. All information from CNN. Another source from celebrity charity Looks to the Stars via CNN. Williams supported money and spent much of his time on more than 50 organizations. After his death, some of these charities revealed details of Williams’ contributions. Both husband and wife are very noble and very generous. According to CNN, Williams never asked for a fee. Jude offers an invitation to advertise or visit sick children and their families. Peter Wilderotter, Reeve Foundation CEO also shared this. He said that Williams had quietly supported more than two fundraising events each year. So, he actively talks with people. At the same time, he often provided financial support without giving gifts. (One disclosure is that they are very valuable.)
In 2004, 2007 and 2008, Williams performed alone in a local location. It called Showbox (information from Mirror). He collected a total of 50,000 dollars for those performance contracts. And he said, he used all that money to donate to West Seattle Food Bank.
He almost appeared on Monty Python
The remaining Monty Python members had a meeting in 2013. They were there for the purpose of discussing a series of live shows at London’s O2 Arena. The performances are also representative of a winning and honoring race. In it every night there is the appearance of a famous guest star. According to Entertainment Weekly. Michael Palin held a plan with a performer. People influence from Python differently every night. That list includes actor Simon Pegg and comedian Mike Myers. They expected to appear on the last night. Performing on stage with Pythons with the final group is a great honor. So that came up and planned a comedian. Even more attention than Myers: Robin Williams.
“Robin should attend and perform last night.” That was the opinion of Eric Idle, a member of Monty Python who told EW. In fact, there was a deep friendship between the two. And they attended the 1988 Baron of Munchausen Adventure. “The time when I received an email from him. At that time, his mood and health were very bad. He announced his visit, I prepared a lot, but he didn’t want to appear on stage. He also apologized to me and sent his love to me.” Idle revealed. “We realized that was the way he said the words. Hand with us. “
Mork, don’t do that to Mindy
The movements of #MeToo and Time’s Up have helped many women (and men) speak up about inappropriate behavior. The black past I have to endure on movies and TV shows. These shares shocked the world. It is a disgusting and contemptuous story about the horrific behavior of powerful actors. Which must mention the kind of Hollywood industry that has returned for decades. In 2018, actress Pam Dawber made a public statement of what she experienced as Mork & Mindy. Robin Williams is quite pitiful. He is willing to do anything to laugh. “I have experienced the most terrible things in my life,” Dawber revealed on Robin (via The Guardian). In addition, Dawber said that Williams had behaved disrespectfully. He struggled with her, hitting her fart. Such behaviors will exist on set in nude pictures. And another time, he poked his old partner Elizabeth Kerr with a stick.
Everyone is very sad when he dies, including animals
Robin Williams has a lot of special friends. But that is not human. Back in the early 2000s, he had a lovely friendship with Koko. Koko is a super smart gorilla. He is also very fluent in language symbols. He appeared in Koko’s Kitten. A legendary children’s book about true stories of the animal world. Koko is the sweet guardian of a lovely little cat. Williams once did charity work at Koko’s home: Gorilla Foundation. This activity attempts to raise awareness of the conflict between wild gorillas and humans. “Meet Koko and you will impress forever,” Williams revealed through Business Wire. “Koko understands human language. He uses symbols when he wants me to play with him. We were very happy when we were together.”
It is also an unforgettable memory for Koko. When Williams died, the person who took care of Koko – Dr. Penny Patterson and Ron Cohn said. He said Koko knew about Williams’ departure. Koko watched him as a close friend, Robin Williams. And soon after, the gorilla spent most of the day thinking. Koko looks very sad. He always bowed his head and trembled his lips. I have a feeling, part of Koko’s world has died under Williams.
Sometimes people who are humorous, witty and inspire others often have a lot of sadness. They often use laughter to hide loneliness, despair inside. The original cause of Robin Williams’ death thought to be suicide because of depression of old age. It seems that the more humorous Robin’s role is, the more laughter it will bring to life. Robin chose to give up all and leave regrets in the hearts of millions of viewers who loved him.