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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: His use of rapid-fire comedy, funny voices, and foreign languages allowed him to slip all sorts of dirty words and jokes past censors because there was just so much happening. Not even the censors specifically hired just to monitor him could catch everything.

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* Robin popularized the InkSuitActor trope with ''WesternAnimation/{{Aladdin}}'', so when ''WesternAnimation/TheCritic'' had to suffer through a remake of ''Pinocchio'' with an AllStarCast of such, it was only natural that he be spoofed with the "Beige Fairy". Said Fairy is the Genie in all but name and color, GettingCrapPastTheRadar in the name of ParentalBonus.

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* Robin popularized the InkSuitActor trope with ''WesternAnimation/{{Aladdin}}'', so when ''WesternAnimation/TheCritic'' had to suffer through a remake of ''Pinocchio'' with an AllStarCast of such, it was only natural that he be spoofed with the "Beige Fairy". Said Fairy is the Genie in all but name and color, GettingCrapPastTheRadar in the name of ParentalBonus.color.



Not to be confused with English singer-songwriter Music/RobbieWilliams, or [[NamesTheSame that chick who writes the computer books]], or [[NamesTheSame the American folk singer-songwriter who tours with his wife as Robin and Linda Williams and appears on]] ''Radio/APrairieHomeCompanion'', Roger Williams, the founder of Rhode Island, or the animator Creator/RichardWilliams. Also not the lead singer of Music/{{U2}}, [[CelebrityResemblance despite the oft-noted resemblance]].


* BigNameFan: He was a huge fan of ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion''. During ''Film/OneHourPhoto'', his character gives a young boy a stock model of one of the EVA units; the model was from Williams' own collection. He also lobbied for the role of Gendo in the ''Anime/RebuildOfEvangelion'' movies.


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* JustForFun/OneOfUs: He was a huge fan of ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion''. During ''Film/OneHourPhoto'', his character gives a young boy a stock model of one of the EVA units; the model was from Williams' own collection. He also lobbied for the role of Gendo in the ''Anime/RebuildOfEvangelion'' movies.


Williams' personal life began to deteriorate sharply at the turn of TheNewTens. He fought depression and was eventually diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2014. At the end, on August 11, 2014, Williams committed suicide at his Paradise Cay home. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was 63 years old.

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Williams' personal life began to deteriorate sharply at the turn of TheNewTens. He fought depression and was eventually diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2014. At the end, on August 11, 2014, Williams committed suicide at his Paradise Cay home. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was 63 years old.


Williams's personal life began to deteriorate sharply at the turn of TheNewTens. He fought depression and was eventually diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2014. At the end, on August 11, 2014, Williams committed suicide at his Paradise Cay home. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was 63 years old.

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Williams's Williams' personal life began to deteriorate sharply at the turn of TheNewTens. He fought depression and was eventually diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2014. At the end, on August 11, 2014, Williams committed suicide at his Paradise Cay home. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was 63 years old.



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Williams's personal life began to deteriorate sharply at the turn of TheNewTens. He fought depression and was eventually diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2014. At the end, on August 11, 2014, Williams committed suicide by hanging at his Paradise Cay home. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was 63 years old.

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Williams's personal life began to deteriorate sharply at the turn of TheNewTens. He fought depression and was eventually diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2014. At the end, on August 11, 2014, Williams committed suicide by hanging at his Paradise Cay home. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was 63 years old.


In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression, Williams tragically took his own life on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.

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In 2014, he Williams's personal life began to deteriorate sharply at the turn of TheNewTens. He fought depression and was eventually diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression, Williams tragically took his own life disease in 2014. At the end, on August 11.11, 2014, Williams committed suicide by hanging at his Paradise Cay home. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.


In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams tragically died by suicide on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.

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In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, depression, Williams tragically died by suicide took his own life on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.

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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: His use of rapid-fire comedy, funny voices, and foreign languages allowed him to slip all sorts of dirty words and jokes past censors because there was just so much happening. Not even the censors specifically hired just to monitor him could catch everything.


In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams tragically committed suicide on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.

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In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams tragically committed died by suicide on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.


In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams tragically hanged himself on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.

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In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams tragically hanged himself committed suicide on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.


In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams died from on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.

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In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams died from tragically hanged himself on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.



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* BerserkButton: He never liked having his voice being used to sell merchandise, namely talking Genie dolls. It's something that caused him to feud with the Walt Disney Company that lasted for years. He said in one interview on the NBC show about his reasons for feuding with Disney:
--> "We had a deal." [...] "The one thing I said was I will do the voice. I'm doing it basically because I want to be part of this animation tradition. I want something for my children. One deal is, I just don't want to sell anything—as in Burger King, as in toys, as in stuff. Then all of a sudden, they release an advertisement--one part was the movie, the second part was where they used the movie to sell stuff. Not only did they use my voice, they took a character I did and overdubbed it to sell stuff. That was the one thing I said: 'I don't do that.' That was the one thing where they crossed the line."



** Rumored to have been the first choice to play Keel Lorenz in the [[DevelopmentHell eternally delayed]] LiveActionAdaptation of ''Evangelion''.



** He had expressed interest in playing the Riddler in ''Film/BatmanForever'' and was a fan favorite to do so until Joel Schumacher took over the project and reworked the concept.

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** Williams was a huge fan of ''WesternAnimation/TheRenAndStimpyShow'' and personally contacted Spümcø, the show's production company, to ask if he could guest star in an episode. Creator Creator/JohnKricfalusi [[SarcasmMode politely]] declined his offer, on the grounds that he considered Williams to be "a fucking fag."


In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams committed suicide on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.

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In 2014, he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Suffering from worsening depression for years, Williams committed suicide died from on August 11. An autopsy revealed that he really had [[https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lewy-body-dementia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352025 diffuse Lewy body dementia]], [[https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-lewy-body-dementia-gripped-robin-williams1/ an even nastier condition]] which may have been misdiagnosed as Parkinson's, and was likely an aggravating factor in his depression.[[note]]Lewy body dementia is related to Alzheimer's.[[/note]] He was only 63 years old.


** He was reported to have auditioned for the role of Gendo Ikari in the ''Anime/RebuildOfEvangelion'' movies.



** Before Creator/JKRowling insisted on a completely British cast, Williams was considered for the role of Rubeus Hagrid in ''Film/HarryPotter''.

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