Robert Forster and the Remarkable Second Act of His Hollywood Life

Vanity FairProlific character actor Robert Forster, who died Oct. 11, belied F. Scott Fitzgerald's observation that “there are no second acts in American lives.” After working steadily in films and television for 30 years, his career had bottomed out with the likes of 1989's ...

October 12th 2019


Robert Forster, Oscar-nominated actor for 'Jackie Brown,' dies at 78

USA TODAYLOS ANGELES — Robert Forster, the handsome and omnipresent character actor who got a career resurgence and Oscar nomination for playing bail bondsman Max Cherry in “Jackie Brown,” died Friday. He was 78. Publicist Kathie Berlin said Forster died of ...

October 12th 2019


Oscar nominee Robert Forster dies at 78 after battling brain cancer

CNNRobert Forster was born in Rochester, New York on July 13, 1941. After he graduated from the University of Rochester, he moved to New York City, where he made his Broadway debut. Forster's performance in "Mrs. Dally Has a Lover" landed him a role in his ...

October 12th 2019


Robert Forster, Oscar Nominee for 'Jackie Brown,' Dies at 78

The New York TimesRobert Forster, the journeyman actor whose comeback role as a bail bondsman in Quentin Tarantino's “Jackie Brown” earned him an Oscar nomination and who drew high acclaim for his tough-guy appearances in “Breaking Bad,” died on Friday at his home ...

October 12th 2019


Robert Forster, Resurgent Oscar Nominee From 'Jackie Brown,' Dies at 78

Hollywood ReporterThe 'Medium Cool' actor also starred for David Lynch in 'Mulholland Drive' and 'Twin Peaks' after Tarantino resuscitated his career. Robert Forster, the stalwart leading man whose Oscar-nominated performance as a nefarious bail bondsman in Quentin ...

October 12th 2019


Robert Forster, actor nominated for Oscar for 'Jackie Brown,' dies at 78

NBCNews.comRobert Forster, the actor who was nominated for an Oscar for his portrayal of bail bondsman Max Cherry in the Quentin Tarantino hit "Jackie Brown," has died, his agent confirmed. He was 78. His agent, Julia Buchwald, confirmed his death. Variety earlier ...

October 12th 2019