A looking attractive and seductive actor, that seems to sum up the concept of effortlessy classic style and who was able to make all its look timeless. The iconic style of this elegant gentleman is distinguished by the combination of a tough Western American mood to a more glamorous Hollywood style.
Robert Redford has always dressed a lot of denim, but is also a master of pairings: striped shirts under blazers, maxi pulloversand derby shoes. His style is characterized by its quirky charm that has never gone out of fashion.
Born in Santa Monica, California, in 1936, Robert Redford is still one of the most beloved actors and movie directors. His path in the starts when he decides to attend the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York and debuted on Broadway in 1958. After a few years appears on television and later on the big screen in the War Hunt film. Its success was immediate and led him to win the Golden Globe for best emerging actor in 1966 with Inside Daisy Clover. His subsequent films have been This Property Is Condemned, Burch Cassidy and The Sting, and it’s with these films that Redford is also seen as a real sex symbol, thanks to his “good boy” smile and his athletic body, but also for the its unique and charming style. Contributors to this, movies like The Way We Were and The Great Gatsby starring alongside Mia Farrow. Then come the western Jeremiah Johnson and Three Days of the Condor.
Redford’s debut behind the camera came in 1980, when he won the Oscar for best director with the film: Real People. In addition, Redford starts to actively support a small festival of Salt Lake City, that thanks to him becomes the most important global showcase of American independent cinema: the Sundance Film Festival. Subsequently, he’s the director of Brubaker, The Electric Horseman and Out of Africa, film awarded with 9 Oscars, then Milagro, A River Runs Through It and Quiz Show. Back then in front of the camera with Indecent Proposal and The Horse Whisperer.
His recent productions are The Legend of Bagger Vance, Spy Game, Lions for Lambs, The rule of silence and The Motorcycle Diaries, with an appearance in Captain America: The Winter Soldier.
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