Bruce Davison

Film Director / Film Producer / Actor | * 06/28/1946 (75) | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States of America (USA))
Bruce Allen Davison (born June 28, 1946) is an American actor and director. Davison is well known for his starring role as Willard Stiles in the cult horror film Willard (1971) and his Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning performance in Longtime Companion (1989), and as Thomas Semmes in the HBO original movie Vendetta. He featured in the X-Men film franchise – through X-Men (2000) and X2 (2003) – as antagonist Senator Robert Kelly. In the 2010s, Davison appeared in Fred Schepisi's Words and Pictures (2013), had a recurring role on The Fosters (2015–2016) and shares the screen with Miles Te... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for Bruce Davison

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

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Movies with Bruce Davison as Actor(151)

as John Doe2021 Evil at the Door
as John (rumored)2021 Intensive Care
as Martin Goodwin2021 My True Fairytale
as Silas Visler2021 Alone
as Bob Rodgers2020 The Gift of Christmas
as David2020 Await the Dawn
as Reginald Brookwater2019 Christmas at the Plaza
as Governor Bone2019 The Great Alaskan Race
as Frank Shankwitz Sr.2019 Wish Man
as Reverend Michael2019 Along Came the Devil 2
as Walter2019 Itsy Bitsy
as Christian Rainier2018 Insidious: The Last Key
as Reverend Michael2018 Along Came the Devil
as Jack2018 Corbin Nash
as Dr. Stanley Cole2018 Abnormal Attraction
as Spindly (voice)2018 A Fairy's Game
as Hugo Blanchet2017 Love Locks
as Prof. Peter Deckard2017 Displacement
as Monohan2017 9/11
as Cooper2017 Last Rampage
as P'Torr The Exile2017 Yamasong: March of the Hollows
as Lawrence Wilheimer2016 Get a Job
as D.A. Bonomi2016 The Bronx Bull
as Pastor Ezekiel2016 Fishes 'n Loaves: Heaven Sent
as Mayor Prentiss2016 Bender
as Commander Mitch Conrad2015 Oceanus: Act One
as Edward2015 The Leisure Class
as Grandpa2015 Black Beauty
as Senator Donald Harrison2014 Persecuted
as Coach Scott Deshields2014 108 Stitches
as Psychic2014 37
as Walt2014 Words and Pictures
as William H. Seward2013 Saving Lincoln
as Oliver Henry (adult)2013 Beyond the Heavens
as The Roman2012 The Millionaire Tour
as Francis Matthias2012 The Lords of Salem
as Jerry Farrell2012 Return of the Killer Shrews
as Sheriff Walt Henderson2012 Bigfoot
as Mr. Lowell2012 Stealing Roses
as Garrison2011 Coffin
as Rothman2011 Earth's Final Hours
as Rod Wright2011 3 Holiday Tails
as Bud Kelly2011 God Don't Make the Laws
as Bürgermeisterin2011 God Don't Make the Laws
as Amos Christner2011 The Congregation
as Chief Kirkhoven2011 Munger Road
as Winslaw2010 Arctic Blast
as James Maine2010 Titanic II
as President Wilson (voice)2010 Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths
as Fr. Phineas McAllister2010 Camp Hell
as Nick Anderson2009 Christmas Angel
as Anthony2009 The Line
as Rod Wright2009 A Golden Christmas
as Dr. Mark Rhodes2009 MegaFault
as Charles Graiman2008 Knight Rider
as John O'Neill2007 Breach
as Leah's Father2006 The Dead Girl
as Pastor Boyd2006 Hate Crime
as Robert Davis2005 Touched
as Adam2005 Going Shopping
as Ambassador Harrington2005 8MM 2
as Father Thomas Parker2005 Confession
as Dr. Stegman2004 Kingdom Hospital
as Frank2004 Evergreen
as Senator Kelly2003 X2
as Peter Schuman, Interrogator2003 Out of the Ashes
as Rupert Iris2003 ManFast
as Durwood Cable2003 Runaway Jury
as Dan Freeman2002 Too Young to Be a Dad
as Brig. Gen. Bill Marks2002 High Crimes
as Lawrence Diebenkorn2002 L.A. Law: The Movie
as Lionel Dahmer2002 Dahmer
as Tom Oakley2001 Crazy/Beautiful
as Dr. Zimmer2001 Off Season
as Rand Parrish2001 Summer Catch
as Senator Kelly2000 X-Men
as Dr. Charles Aaron1999 At First Sight
as Thomas Semmes1999 Vendetta
as Richard Bowden1998 Apt Pupil
as Dr. Reingold1998 Paulie
as Yehiel Dinur (voice)1997 The Trial of Adolf Eichmann
as Bruce1997 Lovelife
as Frank Gainer1997 Color of Justice
as Dr. Michael Millerton1996 Hidden in America
as John Murray1996 Grace of My Heart
as Reverend Parris1996 The Crucible
as Justin Sager1996 Widow's Kiss
as Rodney Bingham1996 It's My Party
as Sam Stapp1996 After Jimmy
as Burt Squires1995 The Skateboard Kid II
as Watson Brewer1995 The Baby-Sitters Club
as Joseph Smith1995 Homage
as Nick Callahan1994 Someone Else's Child
as Howard Finnigan1993 Short Cuts
as Bill Betts1993 An Ambush of Ghosts
as Bill Sanders1993 A Mother's Revenge
as Laurence Dvorak1992 Live! From Death Row
as Albert Morton1991 Steel and Lace
as Dr. Peter Foley1990 Stolen: One Husband
as David1989 Longtime Companion
as Bill Guthrie1989 Lady in the Corner
as Porta1987 The Misfit Brigade
as Richard Harrison1986 The Ladies Club
as Ruby1985 Spies Like Us
as Richard Hagstrom1985 Stephen King's Golden Tales
as Donny Hopper1984 Crimes of Passion
as Stuart Russell1983 Lies
as Dolin T. Pike1982 Kiss My Grits
as Dan1981 High Risk
as Clint Larsen1981 Incident at Crestridge
as George Orr1980 The Lathe of Heaven
as Jason1979 Mind Over Murder
as Kid Ross / Inspector Sordik1978 French Quarter
as Col. Robert Dawson1978 Brass Target
as Dean Torrence1978 Deadman's Curve
as Anton Reiker1978 Summer of My German Soldier
as Clark Davis1977 Short Eyes
as George1977 The Gathering
as Michael Larsen1975 The Last Survivors
as The Older Patrick1974 Mame
1973 Peege
as Jamie Patterson1973 The Affair
as Lt. Garnett DeBuin1972 Ulzana's Raid
as Willard Stiles1971 Willard
as Dan1969 Last Summer

TV Shows/Series with Bruce Davison as Actor(48)

as Avery Whitlock2019 Creepshow
as Ray Beckett2016 Designated Survivor
as Jean-Paul Bruyere2015 Blindspot
as Ron Prince2014 Kingdom
as Hesby Ennis2014 Mozart in the Jungle
as Stewart Adams2013 The Fosters
as Judge Cyrus Maxwell2009 Drop Dead Diva
as Lou Karnacki2009 Castle
as Dan Blackwell2008 Leverage
as Dr. Peter Silberman2008 Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
as Charles Graiman2008 Knight Rider
as Walter Snowden2006 Psych
as Doug Hellman2005 Close to Home
2004 Lost
as Dr. Michael Robert2004 Battlestar Galactica
as Paul Cartwright2002 Without a Trace
as Scott Wallace1997 The Practice
1995 Cybill
as Jareth1995 Star Trek: Voyager
as George Henderson1991 Harry and the Hendersons
1984 Hunter
1982 Hotel
as Orin Mannon1978 Mourning Becomes Electra

Movies with Bruce Davison as Crew(2)

Directing/Director2012 Bigfoot
Directing/Director2001 Off Season

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Bruce Davison
Born: Friday, 06/28 1946 (June) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 75 years + 114 days)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Pennsylvania State University
Spouses (current/former): Lisa Pelikan, Jess Walton
Other names for Bruce Davison (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Bruce Davidson"
Bruce Davison frequently works together with these people:
Timothy Busfield (12x, Actor)
John Rubinstein (11x, Actor)
Vaughn Armstrong (11x, Actor)
Jonathan Frakes (10x, Actor)
Mark Moses (10x, Actor)
Raphael Sbarge (10x, Actor)
Robert Pine (10x, Actor)
Karen Gaviola (10x, Crew)
Lawrence Pressman (9x, Actor)
Bryan Singer (9x, Crew)
L. Scott Caldwell (9x, Actress)
Nigel Gibbs (9x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1204, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/28/2021