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Birth Name: Ronald William Howard

Age: 68, born 1 March 1954

Born and residing in: United States

Height: 5' 8"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Cheryl Howard


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Listal's 100 best Directors (The Results) (100 items)
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Published 11 years, 8 months ago 119 comments
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Directors: Movies they refused or didn't get. (20 items)
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Published 11 years, 8 months ago 23 comments
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Directors:The Filmography of... (207 items)
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Published 11 years, 9 months ago 21 comments
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child actors then and now (249 items)
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Published 9 years, 6 months ago 8 comments
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Directors' Favorite Actors/Actresses (94 items)
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Published 5 years, 1 month ago 14 comments

Ron Howard Videos



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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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4. Apollo 13 (1995)
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1. The Simpsons (1989)
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4. Osmosis Jones (2001)
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1. Far and Away (1992)
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2. Parenthood (1989)
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1. Parenthood (2010)
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1. Genius (2017)
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Most-accomplished Active Directors (2021 Edition) (50 person items)

"2020 Rank: #11 2019 Rank: #13 2018 Rank: #13 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 Night Shift (1982) Splash (1984) Cocoon (1985) Willow Parenthood (1989) Backdraft (1991) Far and Away (1992) The Paper (1994) Apollo 13 (1995) Ransom (1996) How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) A Beautiful Mind (2001) Cinderella Man (2005) The Da Vinci Code (2006) Frost/Nixon (2008) Ange"


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The Lion King (1960's) (15 movies items)

"Young Simba!"


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Most-accomplished Active Directors (2020 Edition) (50 person items)

"2019 Rank: #13 2018 Rank: #13 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 Night Shift (1982) Splash (1984) Cocoon (1985) Willow Parenthood (1989) Backdraft (1991) Far and Away (1992) The Paper (1994) Apollo 13 (1995) Ransom (1996) How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) A Beautiful Mind (2001) Cinderella Man (2005) The Da Vinci Code (2006) Frost/Nixon (2008) Angels & Demons (20"


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Every Best Director Winner (71 person items)

"2001-A Beautiful Mind"


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The Most Accomplished Active Directors (2019 Ed.) (50 person items)

"2018 Rank: #13 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 Night Shift (1982) Splash (1984) Cocoon (1985) Willow Parenthood (1989) Backdraft (1991) Far and Away (1992) The Paper (1994) Apollo 13 (1995) Ransom (1996) How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) A Beautiful Mind (2001) Cinderella Man (2005) The Da Vinci Code (2006) Frost/Nixon (2008) Angels & Demons (2009) Rush (201"


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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Dream Cast (15 movies items)

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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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Directors with most $100M+ Box Office Performances (25 person items)

" 1. $440; How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) 2. $365; Apollo 13 (1995) 3. $304; The Da Vinci Code (2006) 4. $281; Ransom (1996) 5. $261; A Beautiful Mind (2001) 6. $230; Parenthood (2000) 7. $196; Cocoon (1985) 8. $190; Splash (1984) 9. $169; Backdraft (1991) 10. $163; Angels & Demons (2009) 11. $130; Far and Away (1992) 12. $127; Willow (1988) "


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

"Director!"


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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)

"Director!"


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Directors' Favorite Actors/Actresses (94 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)

"Director!"


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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 (73 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 (92 person items)

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