Williams won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar in 1997 for his role in Good Will Hunting and was nominated three previous times for his leading roles in Good Morning, Vietnam, Dead Poets Society and The Fisher King.
Williams' other film credits include Insomnia, One Hour Photo, The Birdcage and Mrs. Doubtfire.
Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2004 will be presented on Sunday, February 27, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland®. The Oscars® will be televised live by the ABC Television Network at 5 p.m. PST / 8 p.m. EST, beginning with a half-hour arrivals segment. Information about the 77th Academy Awards can be accessed on the World Wide Web at www.oscar.com.