Ron Howard: The Power of True Stories

Oscar-winning director Ron Howard reveals why he is drawn to true stories, from drama Apollo 13 to his latest documentary about the life of opera legend Pavarotti.

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Star Siblings: Famous Brothers and Sisters

Take a look at some of our favorite celebrity siblings, including Chris and Liam Hemsworth, and Timothée and Pauline Chalamet.

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Attended John Burroughs High School with Rene Russo.


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[on his longtime friendship with Andy Griffith, who played Sheriff Andy Taylor]: I wondered about Andy, I knew he was a Southern Democrat, old school, Southern Democrat. I really hadn't talked to him about politics in ages, and I barely got the ...


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Works in multiple genres - comedy (Splash (1983), Gung Ho (1986)), drama (Apollo 13 (1995), A Beautiful Mind (2001), Frost/Nixon (2008)), thriller (The Da Vinci Code (2006), Angels & Demons (2009)), fantasy (Willow (1988), How the Grinch Stole ...


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Born

Ronald William Howard

Duncan, Oklahoma, USA


Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)

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