Robin Williams Tickets
Better known for his roles of the alien Mork in the TV series Mork & Mindy, followed by his stand-up comedy performances, Robin Williams has acted in several films since 1980. His success as an actor could be gauged from the fact that he has won the presitigious Oscar in the category of Best Supporting Actor for Good Will Hunting. Besides, he has a vast array of other well renowned awards and acclamation for his work including two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globes, two Screen Actors Guild Awards and five Grammy Awards. It is no wonder then that whenever he decides to do a live show, Robin Williams tickets sell like hot cakes.
Robin Williams is known to have been suffering from Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), which explains his attention seeking behaviors, according to many critiques. He, however, has used his disorder to much of his advantage, bringing humor in his work through it. Unnoticeable in his appearance as a child, his antics have proven to be a great weapon to put him in the spotlight. In the 70’s, Robin became increasingly addicted to cocaine. Though, he is believed to have quit. He is also a devouring enthusiast of video games. Additionally, he studied drama at the prestigious Juilliard School of Music and Drama, on full scholarship, with close friend and classmate Christopher Reeve. He ushered onto the comedy arena in the late 1970s.
Robin Williams is a huge follower of Rugby Union. He staunchly advocates for eco-friendly vehicles. Besides his diverse interests, he actively takes part in charity works which entails performing for Canterbury Earthquake in 2010 as well as performing for military in Afghanistan in the same year. He has supported a wide array of charity organization notably Andre Agassi Foundation, Muhammad Ali Parkisnon’s Foundation, Amnesty, Unicef, Doctors without Borders and American Foundation for AIDS research. He has toured the Middle East five times since the inception of Iraq and Afghan Wars to boost the morale of soldiers. Moreover, his philanthropy work for the homeless has helped the non-profit organization Comic relief which has reportedly raised $50 million.
Williams has produced some of the most famous films like as The World According to Garp and Good Will Hunting. Not only this, his characters as an obsessive in One Hour Photo , as a sociopath in the Insomnia are also noteworthy. His other worth mentioning movies are Good Morning, Vietnam, Dead Poets Society and Mrs. Doubt Fire among others. The success of Mork & Mindy, and the show's rise to number one has become proverbial in comedy circuit of Los Angeles. The charisma of Robin Williams and relentless efforts of the entire team despite the struggles the show was going through initially has made Robin Williams a superstar on the comedy arena afterwards, with the show slowly becoming a national hit.
His tour as a standup comedian in 2010 was named Weapons of Self-Destruction which grossed $40 million. He gave voice to one of the characters in movie Happy Feet 2, and made impactful appearance in The Wedding, alongside Robert De Niro and Diane Keaton. His most recent live gig performances include Toddlers and Voice of the Seven Thunders in July 2010, and DOUBLEDOTBASH! 2010 both in Reading, UK. In 2009, he was on the tour of the US which entailed performances in states of New Jersey, Washington DC, New York and Connecticut. Earlier in the year in 2009, he delayed his tour as well due to a heart surgery. He actually made a comeback after the lapse of six years owing to his much talked about alcoholic problem.
Struggling with health problems but not with his comedy talent, he is now back in action to reclaim his crown of standup comedy king. His die- hard American fans can enjoy his performances live in the coming few weeks by getting Robin Williams tickets.
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