Zelda Williams

Active - 2004 - 2016  |   Born - Jul 31, 1989 in New York, New York, United States  |   Genres - Drama, Musical

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  • Named after Princess Zelda of The Legend of Zelda video game series, which her father, the late Robin Williams, was a big fan.
  • Made her acting debut at age 5.
  • Shared the screen with her famous father a few times, including in the 2004 film House of D, in a 2011 TV commercial for the Nintendo 3DS game The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D, and in the Cobra Starship music video "You Make Me Feel."
  • Included in People Magazine's annual Most Beautiful issue in 2007.
  • Took a vow of sobriety after seeing her dad struggling with alcohol addiction.
  • Following her father's death in August 2014, was driven off Instagram and Twitter (temporarily deleting her accounts) after being harassed by other users of the social media sites.
  • Got a tattoo of a hummingbird and her father's birth date on her right hand and wrist in tribute to the actor.
  • Voices a no-nonsense blacksmith in a reboot of the King's Quest video game.