About this star

  • Category: Motion pictures
  • Unveiled: 01 Nov 2010
  • Address:
    6266 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 307th
    Monthly Average: 264th
  • Notes: Selected for 2011, the 2,419th Star

Bruce Dern

Next star: Charles Coburn
Previous star: Mitzi Gaynor


Dern at the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con International

Bruce MacLeish Dern (born June 4, 1936) is an American actor. He frequently takes roles as a supporting character actor, often playing villains of unstable nature. He has appeared in more than 80 feature films, and received Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actor for the 1978 film Coming Home and Best Actor for the 2013 film Nebraska.

Fact file

  • Born: Bruce MacLeish Dern June 4, 1936 (age 79) Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
  • Education: The Choate School University of Pennsylvania
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Years active: 1958–present
  • Spouse(s): Marie Dean (1957–1959;divorced) Diane Ladd (1960–1969; divorced) Andrea Beckett (1969–present)
  • Children: Laura Dern Diane Elizabeth Dern

Read more about Bruce Dern at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Variety, 2020-02-03 23:36:03
In today’s TV News Roundup, J.K. Simmons and Bruce Dern joined “Goliath” Season 4 and Netflix released a teaser for “I Am Not Okay With This.” CASTING J.K. Simmons and Bruce Dern have been cast as series regulars in the fourth and final season of Amazon‘s “Goliath.” Simmons will play ...

Variety, 2020-01-02 01:49:23
Jack Garfein, the longtime teacher, director, writer, producer and pivotal member of the Actors Studio died on Dec. 30 due to complications from leukemia, according to Playbill. He was 89. Garfein’s influence and expertise touched the lives of many names from directors George Stevens and John Ford to actors Sissy ...

Variety, 2019-12-20 17:23:30
Strand Releasing has acquired all U.S. rights to Tom Dolby’s “The Artist’s Wife” starring Lena Olin and Bruce Dern. The movie premiered at the Hamptons Film Festival, went on to play at the Mill Valley festival and will next go on to screen at Palm Springs. Shot in the Hamptons ...

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