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Bruce Greenwood

Bruce Greenwood, actor,
Bruce Greenwood as Robert McNamara Courtesy of Niko Tavernise/Twentieth Century Fox.

B: August 12, 1956 in Noranda, Québec

Bruce Greenwood spent the first years of his life in Noranda, Québec before moving to Princeton, New Jersey, then Washington D.C. and finally back to Canada and Vancouver, British Columbia when he was just eleven years old. He went to the University of British Columbia and later to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. After graduating, he landed bit roles in his first two feature films then a key role in the made-for-TV movie, Peyton Place: The Next Generation. His first big break came as Dr. Seth Griffin on the series St. Elsewhere where his character contracted AIDS from a hypodermic needle. Bruce Greenwood was honoured with the ACTRA Award of Excellence in January of 2011.

Also see: Bruce Greenwood & Carla Gugino in Gerald’s Game.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Bear Island (1979)

Rambo: First Blood (1982)
Peyton Place: The Next Generation (TV-1985)
The Malibu Bikini Shop (1985)
Striker’s Mountain (TV-1985)
The Climb (1986)
Matlock: The Billionaire (TV-1987)
Jake and the Fatman (TV-1987)
Destination America (TV-1987)
In The Line of Duty: The FBI Murders (TV-1988)
Another Chance (1989)
Twist of Fate (TV-1989)
Perry Mason: The Case of the All-Star Assassin (TV-1989)
Spy (TV-1989)

Wild Orchid (1990)
Summer Dreams: The Story of the Beach Boys (TV-1990)
The Little Kidnappers (TV-1990)
The Servants of Twilight (1991)
The Great Pretender (TV-1991)
Passenger 57 (1992)
Rio Diablo (TV-1993)
Adrift (TV-1993)
Woman on the Run: The Lawrencia Bembenek Story (TV-1993)
Paint Cans (1994)
Heart of a Child (TV-1994)
Bitter Vengeance (TV-1994)
Exotica (1994)
Treacherous Beauties (TV-1994)
The Companion (TV-1994)
Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge (TV-1995)
Mixed Blessings (TV-1995)
Dream Man (1995)
Dazzle (TV-1995)
Tell Me No Secrets (TV-1997)
The Absolute Truth (TV-1997)
Fathers’ Day (1997)
The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
Disturbing Behavior (1998)
Thick as Thieves (1999)
The Color of Courage (TV-1999)
The Lost Son (1999)
Double Jeopardy (1999)
Soul Collector (TV-1999)

Cord (2000)
Here on Earth (2000)
Rules of Engagement (2000)
13 Days (2000)
Below (2002)
Ararat (2002)
Swept Away (2002)
The Core (2003)
Hollywood Homicide (2003)
The Rebublic of Love (2003)
The Water Giant (2003)
Being Julia (2004)
I, Robot (2004)
Meltdown (TV-2004)
The Life (TV-2004)
The Riverman (TV-2004)
Racing Stripes (2005)
Capote (2005)
The World’s Fastest Indian (2005)
Eight Below (2006)
Deja Vu (2006)
Firehouse Dog (2007)
I’m Not There (2007)
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
Bolt (voice, 2008)
Star Trek (2009)
Cell 213 (2009)
Mao’s Last Dancer (2009)

Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Barney’s Version (2010)
Donovan`s Echo (2011)
Flight (2012)
An Now a Word from Our Sponsor (2013)
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Devil’s Knot (2013)
Feynman and the Challenger (TV-2013, narrator)
Lost Luck (2013)
Westside (2014)
Endless Love (2014)
The Captive (2014)
Good Kill (2014)
Elephant Song (2014)
WildLike (2014)
Truth (2015)
Fathers and Daughters (2015)
Bob’s Broken Sleigh (TV-2015)
Rehearsal (2015)
Home (TV-2016)
Four Stars (TV-2016)
Spectral (2016)
Gold (2016)
Dirty Dancing (TV-2017)
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017)
Kodachrome (2017)
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
Gerald’s Game (2017)
The Post (2017)
Sorry for your Loss (2017)
Batman: Gotham by Gaslight (voice, 2018)
Lie Exposed (2019)

TV Series – Cast:
Legmen (1984)
St.Elsewhere (1986-1988)

Knot’s Landing (1991-1992)
Hardball (1994)
Nowhere Man (1995)
Sleepwalkers (1997)

The Magnificent Ambersons (2001, mini-series)
A Girl Thing (2001, mini-series)
Haven (2001, mini-series)
Class of the Titans (voice, 2006)
John From Cincinnati (2007)
The Summit (2008, mini-series)

Young Justice (voice, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2018)
The River (2011)
American Crime Story (2016)

The Post, movie, poster,
Poster for The Post courtesy of 20th Century Fox.

Lie Exposed, Leslie Hope, movie, poster,