Bruce Greenwood

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Stuart Bruce Greenwood
  • Birth Place: Noranda, Québec, Canada
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/12/1956, Leo
  • Profession: Actor
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  • Before acting, his jobs ranged from diamond drilling to working as a sailboat crew member in Greece to singing and playing guitar in a rock band. He also aspired to be a professional skier until suffering a knee injury.
  • Feature-film debut was in 1980's Arctic expedition tale Bear Island.
  • Appeared in three of director Atom Egoyan's films: Exotica (1994), The Sweet Hereafter (1997) and Ararat (2002).
  • Has lent his voice to numerous audio books.
Bruce Greenwood Fast Facts:
  • Before acting, his jobs ranged from diamond drilling to working as a sailboat crew member in Greece to singing and playing guitar in a rock band. He also aspired to be a professional skier until suffering a knee injury.
  • Feature-film debut was in 1980's Arctic expedition tale Bear Island.
  • Appeared in three of director Atom Egoyan's films: Exotica (1994), The Sweet Hereafter (1997) and Ararat (2002).
  • Has lent his voice to numerous audio books.
  • Bruce Greenwood Relationships:
  • Lynn - Sister
  • Kelly - Sister
  • Hugh John Greenwood - Father
  • Susan Devlin - Wife
  • Mary Sylvia Greenwood - Mother
  • Bruce Greenwood Awards:
  • 2004 Genie Awards: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 1997 Genie Awards: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • College:
  • University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (BA, 1975); American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York, NY (1981)

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