Robert Selden Duvall is an American actor and director. He has won an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards and a BAFTA over the course of his career. A veteran actor, Duvall has starred in some of the most acclaimed and popular films and TV shows of all time, among them The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, To Kill a Mockingbird, THX 1138, Joe Kidd, The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, MASH, Network, The Apostle, True Grit, The Conversation, Apocalypse Now, Falling Down, Tender Mercies, The Natural and Lonesome Dove. He began appearing in theater during the late 1950s, moving into television and film roles during the early 1960s in such works as To Kill a Mockingbird and Captain Newman, M.D.. He landed many of his most famous roles during the early 1970s with films like the blockbuster comedy MASH and the lead in George Lucas' THX 1138, as well as Duvall's own favorite, Horton Foote's adaptation of William Faulkner's Tomorrow, a project developed at The Actors Studio. This was followed by a series of critically lauded performances in films which were also commercial successes.