Very impressed by this film imagined by actor Jamie Costa, fans of the comedian are asking for a biopic.
In three days, the short film has been viewed nearly 3 million times. Five-minute film broadcast without fanfare on YouTube, Robin However, Robin Williams fans have been amazed by the performance of its lead actor Jamie Costa, who perfectly imitates the voice intonations of the comic star who died seven years ago.
Jamie Costa’s performance is so moving in this short film that fans have been demanding a biopic of Robin Williams on social media for a few days with the actor in the role of comedian.
Comedian, voice actor and impersonator, Jamie Costa rose to prominence after Robin Williams’ death by posting a video on YouTube called Never Had a Friend Like Him where he imitates the comic late.
Contacted by hundreds of fans, Zelda Williams, Robin Williams’ daughter, let know that she had seen the video, but found it “weird”:
“Guys, I say this because I know it won’t stop if I don’t say anything. Please stop sending me the short. I saw it. Jamie is extremely talented. , it’s not against him, but you’re spamming me with an impersonation of my late father on one of the saddest days of his life. It’s weird. “
The film indeed tells the backstage of the sitcom Mork & Mindy in the early 1980s and in particular discusses how Robin Williams learned of the death of his best friend John Belushi as a result of an overdose.