Saturday, October 13, 2018

Robert Redford Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Robert Redford is an American actor, director, producer, and businessman who has been a revered actor and a true Hollywood icon for many decades. He is known for starring in some of the best classics in the movie history. His pursuits always lied in the arts and he found success behind the camera as a director as well.
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Robert Redford Quick Info
Height 5 ft 10½ in
Weight 77 kg
Date of Birth August 18, 1936
Zodiac Sign Leo

Born Name
Charles Robert Redford Jr.

Nick Name

Robert Redford is currently 82 according to his birthdate August 18, 1936

Sun Sign

Born Place
Santa Monica, California, United States

Sundance, Utah, United States


Robert attended the Van Nuys High School, alongside baseball pitcher Don Drysdale, and graduated in 1954. Later, he studied at the University of Colorado Boulder but was kicked out only a year and a half later due to his drinking addiction. He also lost his college baseball scholarship as a result of it.

Additionally, he learned painting at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn and also took classes at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City.

Actor, Director, Producer, Businessman

Father – Charles Robert Redford Sr. (Accountant)
Mother – Martha W. (née Hart) (Died in 1955)
Siblings – None
Others – William Redford (Step-Brother), Charles Elisha /Elijah Redford (Paternal Grandfather), Lena Taylor (Paternal Grandmother), Archibald Woodruff Hart (Maternal Grandfather), Sallie /Sally Pate Green (Maternal Grandmother)

Robert Redford is represented by Sundance Institute.


Girlfriend / Spouse
Robert Redford has dated –

Lola Van Wagenen – Redford married Lola Van Wagenen, who had dropped out of college to marry him, on September 12, 1958. Together, they had 4 children – Scott Anthony Redford (b. 1959) (passed away at the age of 2½ months from sudden infant death syndrome and is buried at the Provo City Cemetery in Utah), Shauna Jean Redford (b. November 15, 1960) (their first daughter; a painter), David James Redford (b. May 5, 1962) (writer and producer), and Amy Hart Redford (b. October 22, 1970) (actress, director, and producer). The couple was married for 27 years before filing for a divorce in 1985.
Sônia Braga – After his marriage to his first wife collapsed in 1985, Robert began dating Brazilian actress Sônia Braga in 1987. They were together for a brief period of time until 1988. She had also worked with Redford in his directorial venture, The Milagro Beanfield War (1988).
Lena Olin – Swedish actress Lena Olin and Robert were in a relationship from 1989 to 1990. They worked together in the film, Havana, in 1990.
Kathy O’Rear – Redford and costume designer Kathy O’Rear dated in the 90s from 1990 to 1995.
Sibylle Szaggars – German artist Sibylle Szaggars and Redford started dating in 1996 after meeting at the Sundance Film Festival. Although the couple shares an age difference of 19 years, they dated for over a decade before officiating their relationship by getting married in July 2009. Their wedding took place at Louis C. Jacob Hotel in Hamburg, Germany. The couple has been living together in a 5,500-acre eco-friendly ranch in Sundance, Utah since the 1990s.

Race / Ethnicity

He has English, Scottish, Irish, Cornish, and Scots-Irish ancestry.

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Distinctive Features
Wide smile
Charismatic personality

Brand Endorsements
Redford has done endorsement work for the following brands –

Make A Hero
Fathom Events (2016)
Esquire Magazine (2013)
Honda CR-V (2017)
Burger King
Stop Pebble Mine (Voice-over)
United Airlines (Voice-over)
Natural Resources Defense Council

Best Known For
Becoming one of Hollywood’s original icons after delivering splendid performances in films like Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969), Jeremiah Johnson (1972), The Sting (1973), and All the President’s Men (1976), all of which were hallmark films in his career
His successful career as a director as his first venture Ordinary People (1980) won him his first Academy Award in the Best Director category
Being the founder of the Sundance Institute and Sundance Film Festival, named after his famous movie character, Sundance Kid

First Film
Robert made his theatrical film debut in 1960 as a basketball player in the romantic comedy film, Tall Story. However, his role was uncredited.

He made his first credited theatrical film appearance in 1962 in the movie, War Hunt, in which he played the character of Private Roy Loomis.

First TV Show
He made his first TV show appearance as Jimmy Coleman in the Iron Hand episode of the comedy series, Maverick, in 1960.


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