Knowledge Identifier: +Tim_Robbins
After graduation from college in 1981, Robbins founded the Actors' Gang, an experimental theater group, in Los Angeles with actor friends from his college softball team
John Densmore - In 1985, he won the LA Weekly Theater *award for music with "Methusalem", directed by Tim Robbins
Susan Sarandon - From 1988 to 2009, Sarandon was in a relationship with actor Tim Robbins, whom she met while they were filming "Bull Durham"
Independent film - The 1990s saw the rise and success of independent films not only through the film festival circuit but at the box office as well while established actors, such as Bruce Willis, John Travolta, and Tim Robbins, found success themselves both in independent films and Hollywood studio films
Mark Johnson (producer) - Johnson has either presented or executive produced Luis Llosa's directorial debut, "Sniper", Tim Robbins's directorial debut, "Bob Roberts", Steven Soderbergh's "Kafka", Robert Redford's Oscar-nominated "Quiz Show" and "Journey of Hope", winner of the 1999 Foreign Language Academy *award
Hank Azaria - Azaria played composer Marc Blitzstein in Tim Robbins' film "Cradle Will Rock" in 1999
The Cradle Will Rock - In 1999 writer/director Tim Robbins wrote a semi-fictional film recounting the original production of "The Cradle Will Rock"
Dead Man Walking (film) - In 2002, Tim Robbins, who adapted the book for the film, wrote a stage version of "Dead Man Walking"
Michael Madsen - He appeared in "Scary Movie 4" in 2006 parodying Tim Robbins's character from "War of the Worlds"
In December 2007, Robbins campaigned for Senator John Edwards in the 2008 U.S. presidential election
Robbins appeared in 2008's "The Lucky Ones", with co-star Rachel McAdams
Joe Strummer - A documentary on Strummer's politics "Let Fury Have the Hour", produced by Tim Robbins and based on the book of the same name by Antonino D'Ambrosio, is due out in 2008
Robbins played Senator Hammond, the disapproving father of the film's villain Hector Hammond, in the 2011 superhero film "Green Lantern"
Kate St John - St John played piano, accordion, and cor anglais on the 2011 album " Tim Robbins & The Rogues Gallery Band"
In 2013 he will be a member of the jury at the 63rd Berlin International Film Festival