A Conversation with Robert Duvall
One of Hollywood's most distinguished, popular, and versatile actors, Robert Duvall possesses a rare gift for totally immersing himself in his roles.
The legendary actor has been nominated for six Academy Awards, winning for his performance in Tender Mercies and six Golden Globes nominations, winning for his performances in Stalin, Lonesome Dove, Tender Mercies and Apocalypse Now.
Duvall will long be remembered as one of the great naturalistic American screen actors. His performances as "Boo Radley" in To Kill a Mockingbird, "Jackson Fentry" in Tomorrow, "Tom Hagen" in the first two Godfather movies, "Frank Hackett" in Network, "Lt. Col. Kilgore" in Apocalypse Now, "Bull Meechum" in The Great Santini, "Mac Sledge" in Tender Mercies, "Gus McCrae" in Lonesome Dove and "Sonny Dewey" in The Apostle rank as some of the finest acting ever put on film. It's a body of work that few actors can equal, let alone surpass.