The Oscars Let Robin Williams Show Off His Comedy Genius

Few artists and creative figures share the same unmistakable presence and electric show-stopping prowess as the late great Robin Williams.

He imprinted his mark on television with Mork & Mindy, was revered for his stand-up, and gifted us with a number of excellent comedic and dramatic performances in films such as Mrs.

Doubtfire, Good Will Hunting, Dead Poets Society, The World According to Garp, The Birdcage, and Aladdin.

One place that Williams consistently shined the brightest, however, was at the Academy Awards.

As a presenter and award recipient, the improv-savvy star left the crowd catching their breath from laughter and smiling from the warmth and humility of this bonafide endearing spirit.

It takes a special person to be able to crack jokes about celebrities and still be beloved.

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