Robards, Jason, Sr.

Robards, Jason, Sr.
   Born in Hillsdale, Michigan, Jason Nelson Robards trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. His noted Broadway performances were in Lightnin' (1918), Spite Corner (1922), and The Disenchanted* (1958). He spent most of his career in character roles in over 200 motion pictures beginning in 1921. Late in his career, Robards also appeared in television* dramas. He was the father of actor Jason Robards Jr.* and the grandfather of actors Sam and Jake Robards.

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  • Robards, Jason — ▪ American actor in full  Jason Nelson Robards, Jr.  born July 26, 1922, Chicago, Illinois, U.S. died December 26, 2000, Bridgeport, Connecticut       intense, introspective stage and film actor, widely regarded as the foremost interpreter of… …   Universalium

  • Robards, Jason Nelson — ▪ 2001       American actor (b. July 26, 1922, Chicago, Ill. d. Dec. 26, 2000, Bridgeport, Conn.), was one of the most distinguished and well respected stage and screen performers of the second half of the 20th century. He was especially noted… …   Universalium

  • Jason Robards — (1975) Jason Nelson Robards, jr. (* 26. Juli 1922 in Chicago, Illinois; † 26. Dezember 2000 in Bridgeport, Connecticut) war ein US amerikanischer Schauspieler …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jason Robards — Nombre real Jason Nelson Robards Jr. Nacimiento 26 de julio de 1922 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Jason Robards, Sr. — Jason Nelson Robards, senior (31 de diciembre de 1892 – 4 de abril de 1963) fue un actor estadounidense de cine y teatro. Padre del actor, Jason Robards, Jr., ganador del Oscar. Robards participó en muchas películas, inicialmente como actor… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Jason Robards — Données clés Naissance 26 juillet 1922 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Robards — is a surname that refers to: *Jason Robards (1922–2000), American actor *Jason Robards, Sr. (1892–1963), American stage and screen actor; father of Jason Robards *Karen Robards (b. 1955), American author of romance novels *Sam Robards (b. 1961),… …   Wikipedia

  • Jason — m English form of the name (Greek Iasōn) borne in classical mythology by a hero, leader of the Argonauts, who sailed to Colchis in search of the Golden Fleece, enduring many hardships and adventures. The sorceress Medea fell in love with him and… …   First names dictionary

  • Jason (Vorname) — Jason oder Iason (griech. Ἰάσων) ist ein männlicher Vorname. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft und Bedeutung 2 Verbreitung 3 Namenstag 4 Varianten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robards — ist der Name folgender Personen: Jason Robards (1922–2000), US amerikanischer Schauspieler Sam Robards (* 1961), US amerikanischer Schauspieler Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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