Biography (1987– )

Ron Howard: Hollywood's Favorite Son 

Ron Howard rises from a child star to a successful film director.


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Episode credited cast:
Kevin Bacon ... Jack Swigert (archive footage)
Russell Crowe ... John Nash in 'A Beautiful Mind' (archive footage)
Tom Cruise ... Joseph Donnelly (archive footage)
Jack Gilford ... Bernie Lefkowitz (Cocoon) (archive footage)
Brian Grazer ... Himself
Andy Griffith ... Himself
Tom Hanks ... Himself
Ed Harris ... Parcher (archive footage)
Bryce Dallas Howard ... Herself - Daughter (as Bryce Howard)
Cheryl Howard ... Herself - Wife
Rance Howard ... Himself - Father
Ron Howard ... Himself (archive footage)
Nicole Kidman ... Shannon Christie (archive footage)
Don Knotts ... Himself
George Lucas ... Himself


Ron Howard rises from a child star to a successful film director.

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Release Date:

6 September 1999 (USA) See more »

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