Born on October 16, 1958
From West Covina, California
Tim Robbins as "Bill Loud"
In the 1970s Bill Loud (Tim Robbins) and his wife, Pat (Diane Lane), allow cameras to film their personal lives for the PBS series "An American Family."
|Golden Globe (2012)||Nominated||Best Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television|
Tim Robbins as "Dave Boyle"
When the daughter (Emmy Rossum) of ex-con Jimmy Marcus (Sean Penn) is murdered, two of his childhood friends from the neighborhood are involved. Dave (Tim Robbins), a blue-collar worker, was the last person to see her alive, while Sean (Kevin Bacon), a homicide detective, is heading up the case. As Sean proceeds with his investigation, Jimmy conducts one of his own through neighborhood contacts. Eventually, Jimmy suspects Dave is the culprit and considers taking the law into his own hands.
|Academy Award (2003)||Won||Actor in a Supporting Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2003)||Nominated||Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Golden Globe (2003)||Won||Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
Tim Robbins as "Andy Dufresne"
Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins) is sentenced to two consecutive life terms in prison for the murders of his wife and her lover and is sentenced to a tough prison. However, only Andy knows he didn't commit the crimes. While there, he forms a friendship with Red (Morgan Freeman), experiences brutality of prison life, adapts, helps the warden, etc., all in 19 years.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (1994)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role|
Tim Robbins as "Bob Roberts"
Millionaire conservative Bob Roberts (Tim Robbins) launches an insurgent campaign against incumbent senator Brickley Paiste (Gore Vidal), firing up crowds at his rallies by singing '60s-style acoustic folk songs with lyrics espousing far-right conservative social and economic views. Investigative journalist Bugs Raplin (Giancarlo Esposito) shadows the Roberts campaign, trying to connect Roberts to a drug-trafficking scheme, but an assassination attempt lays suspicion on both men.
|Golden Globe (1992)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical|
Tim Robbins as "Griffin Mill"
Certain that the anonymous threats he's been receiving are the work of David Kahane (Vincent D'Onofrio), producer Griffin Mill (Tim Robbins) tries to fix things over cocktails. Instead, Griffin ends up murdering the screenwriter and courting the dead man's girlfriend (Greta Scacchi). As police investigate, Griffin concentrates on a prestigious film that might reinvigorate his career. But he soon learns that David's demise hasn't been forgotten by everyone in Hollywood.
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1992)||Nominated||Actor in a Leading Role|
|Golden Globe (1992)||Won||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical|