Ron Howard was bornon 1 March 1954 in Duncan, Oklahoma, United States, American, is Actor. Academy award winning director, Ronald William Howard is a venerated American television and film actor. He is known worldwide for his early performances in the hit American sitcoms, ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ and ‘Happy Days’. When he was eighteen months old he made his first appearance in a movie, since then he has never failed to impress his audience over more than five decades. Coming from a theatrical family, he didn’t require much training to hone his acting skills since both his parents were actors. He made several appearances in hit movies such as ‘The Courtship of Eddie’s Father’, ‘American Graffiti’ and ‘The Shootist’. Following his father’s footsteps, Ron soon sought a more prominent role behind the camera as a director and producer. Some of his most astute skills as a director were seen in the Hollywood films ‘Apollo 13’, ‘Cocoon’, ‘A Beautiful Mind’ and the controversial blockbuster ‘The Da Vinci Code’. In 2013, he was inducted into the prestigious ‘Television Hall of Fame’ and is also placed on the legendary ‘Hollywood Walk of Fame’.
The 1985 film ‘Cocoon’ urged ‘The New York Times’ to state that Howard provided a “bright, expansive look of a hot-weather hit” adding to the movie a “reasonably steady” touch
The 1984 film ‘Splash’ was his first mega hit as a director, and earned a 92% rating on ‘Rotten Tomatoes’
‘The Andy Griffith Show’ received a positive reception, while ‘Happy Days’ was ranked number one in 1976
On 7th June, 1975 he married Cheryl Alley, a writer
In 1958, he moved with his parents to Hollywood and a year later his younger brother, Clint Howard was born
Ron Howard was born Ronald William Howard on 1st March, 1954 at Duncan in Oklahoma