Robert Forster is an American actor, best known for his roles as John Cassellis in Haskell Wexler's Medium Cool, and as Max Cherry in Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown, the latter of which gained him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. He has recently appeared as George Clooney's father-in-law in Alexander Payne's The Descendants. He is a member of the Triple Nine Society. Forster was born Robert Wallace Foster, Jr. in Rochester, New York, the son of Grace Dorothy and Robert Wallace Foster, Sr., who worked as an elephant trainer for the Ringling Bros. and Barnum &...
|Birthdate:||July 13, 1941|
|Birthplace:||Rochester, New York|
|Education:||University of Rochester, Madison High School|
|Also known as:||Robert Wallace Foster, Robert Foster, Robert Wallace Foster, Jr.|