Fast Facts

  • Worked as a model and a carpenter before he got his big break.
  • Trained in the martial art Jeet Kune Do under Bruce Lee.
  • Began collecting snow globes while acting in L.A. Law and has amassed more than 6000.
  • Made his directorial debut with 2005's Carpool Guy, which he also produced.

Awards

  • 1987, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 1988, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 1989, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 1990, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee

Relationships

  • Brenda Cooper — Ex-wife
  • Caren Bernsen — Sister
  • Collin Bernsen — Brother
  • Jeanne Cooper — Mother
  • Amanda Pays — Wife
  • Angus Moore Bernsen — Son
  • Finley Cooper Bernsen — Son
  • Harry Bernsen — Father
  • Henry Pays Bernsen — Son
  • Oliver Miller Bernsen — Son

College

  • University of California, Los Angeles, CA (BA in Theater Arts, MFA in Playwriting)

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Details

  • Birth Name: Corbin Dean Bernsen
  • Birth Place: North Hollywood, CA
  • Profession: Actor

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