POUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Happy Birthday to Pound Ridge's Tim Robbins!
Tim Robbins, who owns a house in Pound Ridge, is an actor, director, activist, and musician. Robbins was born in West Covina California on Oct. 16, 1958. He turns 57 on Friday.
Robbins is known for his roles in "Bull Durham", "Jacob's Ladder", "The Shawshank Redemption", "The Player", which earned him a Best Actor Award at Cannes, and "Mystic River", for which he won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Robbins also directed films such as the Oscar-nominee "Dead Man Walking" and "Cradle Will Rock". He has also directed episodes of television shows and stage plays.
Robbins was romantically involved with Susan Sarandon from 1988 to 2009, with whom he has two sons.
Robbins is also known for political activism on behalf of liberal causes and candidates.