Caption: Still of Robert Evans in The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002)
Producer, Actor, Writer
Born: June 29, 1930
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)
Known for: The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002), Chinatown (1974), How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), Marathon Man (1976)
Raised on Manhattan's Upper West Side (his father was a dentist with a thriving practice in Harlem), Evans began his show-business career as a teenage radio act or. After flopping in his first attempt at movie acting, he took a job promoting sales of ladies' slacks for Evan-Picone, the clothing company founded and run by his brother. Some years ...