Hollywood actor Robert Redford is retiring. About this 81-year-old “Oscar” he said in an interview with us magazine Entertainment Weekly.
According to Redford, his last movie role – the thief in the crime drama “the old man and the gun” (The Old Man & the Gun) directed by David Lowery. This film should be released in the US in September.
In an interview, he stated the following:
“Never say never, but for myself, I took quite a hard decision to leave the acting profession and to prepare for retirement, because I started acting at the age of 21“.
At the same time, the actor did not rule out that once again can try yourself as a Director. The question about possible new directorial projects, he said: “well, we’ll see.”
Indeed, in 1981, Redford received the award “Oscar” as the Director for his film “Ordinary people” (Ordinary People), which also received the “Oscar” in the main category “Best picture”. And in 2002 he was awarded the second – for outstanding achievements in film.
On account of Redford’s more than 70 paintings and 10 as a Director.