Redford: No Plans to Retire

It honestly hadn’t occurred to us to be concerned that Robert Redford might retire and hand over the Sundance Film Festival reins anytime soon, but now we really don’t have to worry about it. In response to a reporter’s inquiry about retirement plans at the opening press conference for the 2011 Sundance Film Festival on Thursday, Redford, 74, said, “I’m gonna die [someday], but I’m not going to retire,” according to the Salt Lake Tribune. Phew.

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