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Birth Name: Ronald William Howard

Age: 64, born 1 March 1954

Born and residing in: United States

Height: 5' 9"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Cheryl Howard


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Listal's 100 best Directors (The Results) (100 items)
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Directors: Movies they refused or didn't get. (20 items)
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Published 7 years, 2 months ago 22 comments
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Directors:The Filmography of... (207 items)
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Directors' Favorite Actors/Actresses (90 items)
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The Greatest Guest Appearances on The Simpsons (200 items)
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Published 3 years, 11 months ago 10 comments

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Description: Ron was born in Oklahoma, into an acting family - his father, Rance Howard, had realized a boyhood dream of acting by attending the University of Oklahoma and majoring in drama, and his mother, Jean Speegle Howard, went through acting school in New York. The family surname had been changed from "Beckenholdt" to "Howard" several years before Ron was born. Ron was in his first movie at 18 months, Frontier Woman (1956), although his first real part was at the age of 4. Soon a regular on Playhouse 90 (1956), he was cast as Opie on The Andy Griffith Show (1960), and later moved from a child in Mayberry to Ameri ... (more)
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Most Accomplished Active Directors (2018 Edition) (50 person items)

"2017 Rank: #13 2016 Rank: #14 2015 Rank: #13 2014 Rank: #15 2013 Rank: #18 2012 Rank: #19 2011 Rank: #10 2010 Rank: #10 2009 Rank: #4 a. Night Shift (1982) b. Splash (1984) c. Cocoon (1985) d. Parenthood (1989) e. Backdraft (1991) f. Far and Away (1992) g. The Paper (1994) h. Apollo 13 (1995) i. Ransom (1996) j. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) k. A Beautiful Mind (2001) l. Cinderella Man (2005) m. The Da Vinci Code (2006) n. Frost/Nixon (2008) o. Angels & Demons (2009) p. Rush (2"


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A Bug's Life Dream Cast (16 movies items)

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Famous Bonanza Guest Stars (307 person items)
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Oscars 2018 Pre and After Party Looks (306 person items)

" Oscars After Party: 2018 Vanity Fair Oscar Party "


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It's a Wonderful Life Dream Cast (11 movies items)

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Directors' Favorite Actors/Actresses (90 person items)

"Tom Hanks - Splash (1984) - Apollo 13 (1995) - The Da Vinci Code (2006) - Angels and Demons (2009) - Inferno (2016) Clint Howard - Old Paint - Deed of Daring-Do - Cards, Cads, Guns, Gore and Death - Grand Theft Auto - Night Shift - Splash - Cocoon - OKAY, EVERY SINGLE FILM!!"


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Films that Director's Never Got to Make or Wanted (81 person items)

"2002 D-Tox (was interested but decided to direct "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" instead)"


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Oscars 2016 (1996) (28 movies items)

"Lenny Abrahamson (Room)"


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Room (1995) (6 movies items)

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Most Accomplished Active Directors (2017 Edition) (50 person items)

"2016 Rank: #14 2015 Rank: #13 2014 Rank: #15 2013 Rank: #18 2012 Rank: #19 2011 Rank: #10 2010 Rank: #10 2009 Rank: #4 a. Night Shift (1982) b. Splash (1984) c. Cocoon (1985) d. Parenthood (1989) e. Backdraft (1991) f. Far and Away (1992) g. The Paper (1994) h. Apollo 13 (1995) i. Ransom (1996) j. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) k. A Beautiful Mind (2001) l. Cinderella Man (2005) m. The Da Vinci Code (2006) n. Frost/Nixon (2008) o. Angels & Demons (2009) p. Rush (2013) q. In the"


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Tribeca Film Festival 2017 (200 person items)
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American Cinematheque Award (30 person items)

" Year: 1990"


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The Best Directors of All Time (66 person items)

"Born: March 1, Duncan, Oklahoma, USA First Film: Grand Theft Auto (1977) Best Film: A Beautiful Mind (2001) Worst Film: How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) The Most Famous Works: Apollo 13, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, A Beautiful Mind, The Da Vinci Code Rating Average - Mine - Rating Average - IMDb - Academy Award for Best Director - Wins: 1 / Noms: 2 Golden Globe Award for Best Director - Wins: 0 / Noms: 3 BAFTA Award for Best Direction - Wins: 0 / Noms: 2 Directors Guild of America -"


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My Favorite Directors (69 person items)
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Most Accomplished Active Directors (2016 Edition) (50 person items)

"2015 Rank: #13 2014 Rank: #15 2013 Rank: #18 2012 Rank: #19 2011 Rank: #10 2010 Rank: #10 2009 Rank: #4 a. Night Shift (1982) b. Splash (1984) c. Cocoon (1985) d. Parenthood (1989) e. Backdraft (1991) f. Far and Away (1992) g. The Paper (1994) h. Apollo 13 (1995) i. Ransom (1996) j. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) k. A Beautiful Mind (2001) l. Cinderella Man (2005) m. The Da Vinci Code (2006) n. Frost/Nixon (2008) o. Angels & Demons (2009) p. Rush (2013) q. In the Heart of the S"


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Most popular stars in 2016 (444 person items)
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Celebrities with Stunning Daughters (46 person items)

" Bryce Dallas Howard (Ron Howard and Cheryl Howard) "


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Child Stars all Grown up (71 person items)
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100 Greatest Filmmakers of All Time (100 person items)

"American Major Works: A Beautiful Mind (2001) Apollo 13 (1995) The Da Vinci Code (2006) • Director, Producer, Writer. • Written 4 films including Far and Away."


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Got Milk!? (58 person items)
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Oscars 1996 Winners (My Version) (24 movies items)

"Best Director! Winner: Ron Howard, Apollo 13! Nominees: Mel Gibson - Braveheart Tim Robbins - Dead Man Walking Ang Lee - Sense and Senisibility David Fincher - Se7en"


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Behind the Movies and Television (25 person items)

"He is the father of Jurassic World star Bryce Dallas Howard, and earned growing recognition since his first film Splash (1984) Cocoon (1985) Willow (1988) Backdraft (1991) Apollo (1995) How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) A Beautiful Mind (2001) The Da Vinci Code (2006) Angels and Demons (2009)"


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