Bruce Dern

Actor / Screenwriter | * 06/04/1936 (85) | Chicago, Illinois (United States of America (USA))
Bruce MacLeish Dern (born June 4, 1936) is an American actor, often playing supporting villainous characters of unstable nature. He is the recipient of several accolades, including the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor and the Silver Bear for Best Actor. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Coming Home (1978) and the Academy Award for Best Actor for Nebraska (2013). He is also a BAFTA Award, two-time Genie Award, and three-time Golden Globe Award nominee. A member of The Actors Studio, he rose to prominence during the New Hollywood era, through roles in films like They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969), The Cowboys, Silent Running, and The King of Marvin Gardens (all 1972). Other notable films include ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Bruce Dern

Silver Bear for Best Actor Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for Best Actor Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actor

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Movies with Bruce Dern as Actor(151)

as Emil Larson2022 Mid-Century
as Hank2021 Hands that Bind
as Reynolds2021 Death in Texas
as Arkadi Dubkova2021 Overrun
as Marcus2021 The Gateway
as Coach Finnegan2021 Last Call
as Cliff Walters2021 Christmas vs. The Walters
as Levi Coffin2020 Emperor
as Mallincrkordt2020 Ravage
as Richard Smythson2020 The Artist's Wife
as Mr. Snowcone2019 Freaks
as Claude2019 Remember Me
as himself2019 QT8: The First Eight
as Myles2019 The Mustang
as Clay Carter2019 Inherit the Viper
as PopPop2019 Nation's Fire
as Reginald Cooke2019 Badland
as Joe Kennedy2018 Chappaquiddick
as Grandpa Roman Wershe2018 White Boy Rick
as Ronnie Ashemore2018 Nostalgia
as King2018 American Dresser
as Grandpa2018 Lez Bomb
as Calvin2018 Warning Shot
as himself2018 Trumbull Land
as Doc Rivers O'Roark2017 Hickok
as Oswald Flannigan2017 Class Rank
as Richard Morton2017 American Violence
as Dorlan2017 Our Souls at Night
as Davenport Lear2017 The Lears
as Austin Kittredge Sr.2015 Northern Borders
as Narrator (voice)2015 The Millionaires' Unit
as General Sandy Smithers2015 The Hateful Eight
as Georgie Wits2014 Cut Bank
as Christian Dobbe2013 Fighting for Freedom
as Vance Henrickson2013 Coffin Baby
as Grandpa2013 Pete's Christmas
as Woody Grant2013 Nebraska
as Old Man Carrucan2012 Django Unchained
as James2012 Hitting the Cycle
as himself2011 Miller's Tale
as Dr. Ronald Pendleton2011 Choose
as Sheriff Bobby LaGrange2011 Twixt
as Vic Small2011 Inside Out
as Himself - Actor2011 Corman's World
as Dale2010 Trim
as Cliff2009 American Cowslip
as Creepy Carl2009 The Hole
as Bennie2009 The Lightkeepers
as Interviewee2008 The Making of Rebecca
as Howard Blaime2008 Swamp Devil
as Captain Perez2008 The Golden Boys
as Easy2007 The Cake Eaters
as Gene2006 The Hard Easy
as Chester2006 Walker Payne
as Ellis Brawley2006 Believe in Me
as Charlie2005 Down in the Valley
as Editor2003 Masked and Anonymous
as Sheriff Hutch Hutchinson2003 Hard Ground
as Sean McNally2003 Milwaukee, Minnesota
as Thomas2003 Monster
as himself2002 Afterthoughts
as Alvin Begleiter2001 The Glass House
as himself2001 Plotting 'Family Plot'
as Harry Volpi2001 Madison
as McGurdy1999 One Last Score
as Mr. Dudley1999 The Haunting
as Link Static1998 Small Soldiers
as Capt. Swaggert1998 Perfect Prey
as Rear Admiral Yancy Graham1996 Down Periscope
as Sheriff Ed Galt1996 Last Man Standing
as The Chief1996 Mulholland Falls
as Will Plummer1995 Wild Bill
as Patrick Leary1995 Mrs. Munck
as John Walker1995 A Mother's Prayer
as Payton McCay1994 Dead Man's Revenge
as John Gillon1992 Diggstown
as T.L. Barston1991 Into the Badlands
as Junior Stoker1991 Carolina Skeletons
as Garrett "Uncle Bud" Stoker1990 After Dark, My Sweet
as Scout Ed Higgins1990 The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson
as John Hollander1989 Trenchcoat in Paradise
as Lt. Mark Rumsfield1989 The 'Burbs
as Cliff Denny1988 1969
as Douglas Osborne1987 Roses Are for the Rich
as Ethan1987 World Gone Wild
as M. Edwards1987 The Big Town
as Wes Holman1986 On the Edge
as Rob Charters1985 Toughlove
as George Sitkowski1982 That Championship Season
as Harry Tracy1982 Harry Tracy, Desperado
as Karl Kinsky1981 Tattoo
as Bobby Lee1980 Middle Age Crazy
as Capt. Bob Hyde1978 Coming Home
as The Detective1978 The Driver
as Lander1977 Black Sunday
as George Lumley1976 Family Plot
as William Brandels1976 The Twist
as Jack Strawhorn1975 Posse
as Robert "Big Bob" Freelander1975 Smile
as Tom Buchanan1974 The Great Gatsby
as Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)1973 Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
as Insp. Leo Larsen SFPD1973 The Laughing Policeman
as Freeman Lowell1972 Silent Running
as Long Hair1972 The Cowboys
as Smitty1972 Thumb Tripping
as Jason Staebler1972 The King of Marvin Gardens
as Deputy Doyle Pickett1971 Who Killed the Mysterious Mr. Foster?
as Coach Bullion1971 Drive, He Said
as J.J. Weston1970 Rebel Rousers
as Kevin Dirkman1970 Bloody Mama
as Lt. Billy Byron Bix1969 Castle Keep
as Richie Fowler1969 Number One
as Keeg1969 The Cycle Savages
as Miller1968 Hang 'em High
as Steve Davis1968 Psych-Out
as Deputy Samuel P. Tippen1967 Waterhole #3
as John1967 The Trip
as Rafe Quint1967 Will Penny
as Hammond1967 The War Wagon
as Joe 'Loser' Kearns1966 The Wild Angels
as Sailor1964 Marnie
as Joe Krajac1961 The Crimebusters
as Jack Roper1960 Wild River

TV Shows/Series with Bruce Dern as Actor(42)

as Rod "The Jammer" Jaminski2019 Black Monday
as John Rothstein2017 Mr. Mercedes
as Frank Zax2016 Goliath
as Frank Harlow2006 Big Love
as Vet2004 CSI: NY
as Self - Host1975 Saturday Night Live
1968 Lancer
as Thorg1968 Land of the Giants
1965 Laredo
1965 Branded
as Cody1963 The Fugitive
as Hank1963 The Fugitive
as Hutch1963 The Fugitive
as Deputy Martin1963 The Fugitive
as Charley1963 The Fugitive
as Roy Bullock1962 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour
1959 Rawhide
as Nicky1958 Naked City

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Bruce Dern
Born: Thursday, 06/04 1936 (June) in Chicago, Illinois (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 85 years + 237 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: University of Pennsylvania, Choate Rosemary Hall
Spouses (current/former): Diane Ladd
Children: Laura Dern
Father: John Dern
Mother: Jean Macleish
Related to: George Dern
Other names for Bruce Dern (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Брюс Дерн"
Bruce Dern frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (29x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (25x, Actor)
Bill Hader (22x, Actor)
John Anderson (19x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (18x, Actress)
Dabbs Greer (18x, Actor)
Harry Townes (18x, Actor)
Vaughn Taylor (18x, Actor)
Ed Asner (17x, Actor)
Jason Sudeikis (16x, Actor)
Joe De Santis (16x, Actor)
Quentin Tarantino (12x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:7162, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 01/23/2022