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Bruce Dern

Born: 6/4/1936
Birthplace: Winnetka, Illinois

Often typecast as a psychotic, he has appeared in numerous movies since the 1960s, including Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964), Support Your Local Sheriff (1969), Silent Running (1971), Coming Home (1977), for which he earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor, and All the Pretty Horses (2000). Formerly married to actress Diane Ladd, he is the father of actress Laura Dern .

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More on Bruce Dern from Infoplease:

  • The Great Gatsby (1974) - Starring Robert Redford, Mia Farrow, Bruce Dern, Karen Black, Scott Wilson
  • Smile (1975) - Starring Bruce Dern, Barbara Feldon
  • Family Plot - Starring Barbara Harris, Bruce Dern, William Devane, Karen Black, Ed Lauter
  • The Driver - Starring Bruce Dern, Ryan O'Neal, Isabelle Adjani, Felice Orlandi, Joseph Walsh
  • The Cowboys (1972) - Starring John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Bruce Dern, Colleen Dewhurst, Alfred Barker Jr.