Bruce Dern



Place of birth:

Chicago, Illinois, USA:


Bruce MacLeish Dern (born June 4, 1936) is an American film actor. He also appeared as a guest star in numerous television shows. He frequently takes roles as a character actor, often playing unstable and villainous characters. Dern appeared in more than 80 feature films and made for TV movies.

Film Credits

Freaks (2019)
as Mr. Snowcone
The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019)
as Carl
Remember Me (2019)
as Claude
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019)
as George Spahn
The Mustang (2019)
as Myles
Lez Bomb (2018)
as Grandpa
Trumbull Land (2018)
as Himself
American Dresser (2018)
as King
Warning Shot (2018)
as Calvin
White Boy Rick (2018)
as Grandpa Roman Wershe
Chappaquiddick (2018)
as Joe Kennedy
Nostalgia (2018)
as Ronnie Ashemore
Our Souls at Night (2017)
as Dorlan
Hickok (2017)
as Doc Rivers O'Roark
The Lears (2017)
as Davenport Lear
Class Rank (2017)
as Oswald Flannigan
American Violence (2017)
as Richard Morton
The Hateful Eight (2015)
as General Sandy Smithers
The Millionaires' Unit (2015)
as Narrator (voice)
Northern Borders (2015)
as Austin Kittredge Sr.
Cut Bank (2014)
as Georgie Wits
Pete's Christmas (2013)
as Grandpa
Fighting for Freedom (2013)
as Christian Dobbe
Nebraska (2013)
as Woody Grant
Coffin Baby (2013)
as Vance
Django Unchained (2012)
as Old Man Carrucan
Hitting the Cycle (2012)
as James
Inside Out (2011)
as Vic Small
Twixt (2011)
as Sheriff Bobby LaGrange
Miller's Tale (2011)
as Himself
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)
as himself
Choose (2011)
as Dr. Ronald Pendleton
Trim (2010)
as Dale
The Lightkeepers (2009)
as Bennie
The Hole (2009)
as Creepy Carl
The Golden Boys (2008)
as Captain Perez
The Making of Rebecca (2008)
as Interviewee
Swamp Devil (2008)
as Howard Blaime
The Cake Eaters (2007)
as Easy
The Hard Easy (2006)
as Gene
The Astronaut Farmer (2006)
as Hal
Believe in Me (2006)
as Ellis Brawley
Walker Payne (2006)
as Chester
Down in the Valley (2005)
as Charlie
Monster (2003)
as Thomas
Masked and Anonymous (2003)
as Editor
Hard Ground (2003)
as Sheriff Hutch Hutchinson
Milwaukee, Minnesota (2003)
as Sean McNally
Time Machine: When Cowboys Were King (2003)
as Himself
The Glass House (2001)
as Alvin Begleiter
It Conquered Hollywood! The Story of American International Pictures (2001)
as Himself
Plotting 'Family Plot' (2001)
as Himself
Madison (2001)
as Harry Volpi
All the Pretty Horses (2000)
as Judge
If... Dog... Rabbit (1999)
as McGurdy
The Haunting (1999)
as Mr. Dudley
Hard Time: The Premonition (1999)
as Winston
Perfect Prey (1998)
as Capt. Swaggert
Small Soldiers (1998)
as Link Static
Last Man Standing (1996)
as Sheriff Ed Galt
Mulholland Falls (1996)
as The Chief
Down Periscope (1996)
as Rear Admiral Yancy Graham
Wild Bill (1995)
as Will Plummer
A Mother's Prayer (1995)
as John Walker
Mrs. Munck (1995)
as Patrick Leary
Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight (1994)
as George Putnam
Dead Man's Revenge (1994)
as Payton McCay
Diggstown (1992)
as John Gillon
Carolina Skeletons (1991)
as Junior Stoker
Into the Badlands (1991)
as T.L. Barston
The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson (1990)
as Scout Ed Higgins
After Dark, My Sweet (1990)
as Garrett "Uncle Bud" Stoker
Trenchcoat in Paradise (1989)
as John Hollander
The 'Burbs (1989)
as Lt. Mark Rumsfield
1969 (1988)
as Cliff Denny
World Gone Wild (1987)
as Ethan
The Big Town (1987)
as M. Edwards
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1987)
Roses Are for the Rich (1987)
as Douglas Osborne
On the Edge (1986)
as Wes Holman
Toughlove (1985)
as Rob Charters
Space (1985)
as Dr. Stanley Mott
That Championship Season (1982)
as George Sitkowski
Harry Tracy, Desperado (1982)
as Harry Tracy
Tattoo (1981)
as Karl Kinsky
Middle Age Crazy (1980)
as Bobby Lee
The Driver (1978)
as The Detective
Coming Home (1978)
as Capt. Bob Hyde
Black Sunday (1977)
as Lander
Won Ton Ton: the Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)
as Grayson Potchuck
Folies bourgeoises (1976)
as William Brandels
Family Plot (1976)
as George Lumley
Posse (1975)
as Jack Strawhorn
Smile (1975)
as Robert "Big Bob" Freelander
The Great Gatsby (1974)
as Tom Buchanan
The Laughing Policeman (1973)
as Insp. Leo Larsen SFPD
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)
as Deputy (uncredited)
The King of Marvin Gardens (1972)
as Jason Staebler
Thumb Tripping (1972)
as Smitty
Silent Running (1972)
as Freeman Lowell
The Cowboys (1972)
as Long Hair
The Making of Silent Running (1972)
as Himself
Drive, He Said (1971)
as Coach Bullion
The Incredible 2-Headed Transplant (1971)
as Roger
Rebel Rousers (1970)
as J.J. Weston
Bloody Mama (1970)
as Kevin Dirkman
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)
as James
The Cycle Savages (1969)
as Keeg
Number One (1969)
as Richie Fowler
Castle Keep (1969)
as Lt. Billy Byron Bix
Support Your Local Sheriff (1969)
as Joe Danby
Hang 'em High (1968)
as Miller
Psych-Out (1968)
as Steve Davis
Will Penny (1967)
as Rafe Quint
Waterhole #3 (1967)
as Deputy Samuel P. Tippen
The Trip (1967)
as John
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967)
as Johnny May
The War Wagon (1967)
as Hammond
The Wild Angels (1966)
as Joe 'Loser' Kearns
Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
as John Mayhew
Marnie (1964)
as Sailor
The Crimebusters (1961)
as Joe Krajac
Wild River (1960)
as Jack Roper
Drive He Said: A Cautionary Tale of Campus Revolution and Sexual Freedom ()
Hands that Bind ()
as Hank
Crimes of Passion II ()