Robert Redford is not going anywhere, for now

The actor cannot imagine retiring, but he wants to move into new territory

In his latest film, The Old Man & The Gun, Robert Redford plays Forrest Tucker, a career bank robber and escape artist.
In his latest film, The Old Man & The Gun, Robert Redford plays Forrest Tucker, a career bank robber and escape artist.PHOTO: NYTIMES

NEW YORK • This started as an article about the end of a career.

But somewhere between announcing his retirement from acting in early August and the New York premiere late last month of what was to be his last film, The Old Man & The Gun, Robert Redford seemingly had a change of heart.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 01, 2018, with the headline 'Robert Redford is not going anywhere, for now'. Subscribe