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Greenwood in THIRTEEN DAYS.
About Bruce Greenwood (1956 – )
His father, Hugh John Greenwood, was the Head of the Geology Department at the University of British Columbia. Bruce Greenwood's mother, Mary Sylvia Ledingham, was a nurse in an extended care unit. Bruce Greenwood has two younger sisters, Kelly and Lynn. Greenwood's nickname growing up was "Greendog". He was raised for the most part in Vancouver where his family moved when he was eleven.
Susan Devlin married Bruce Greenwood in 1985. They began dating when they were both eighteen. They have one child.
Bruce Greenwood graduated from high school in Zurich, Switzerland. He attended the University of British Columbia for three years where he studied Philosophy and economics. To earn money to attend The London Central School of Speech and Learning, he worked as a diamond driller in the North West. He also worked in a chemical factory and on a sail boat in Greece. He attended The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City.
Bruce Greenwood plays a lot of sneering villains. He relaxes by singing and playing his electric guitar. He also enjoys making audio books with different dialects. He likes to spice up his speech with sound effects and different accents.
Bruce Greenwood became interested in acting when he saw Brad Dourif's performance, in ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, in 1975. Greenwood began his professional acting career in the theatre in Vancouver.
ST. ELSEWHERE, in 1982, was Bruce Greenwood's breakthrough role. His first big screen role was as the pilot of the HBO series, THE HITCHHIKER.
While filming THE CLIMB, in 1986, Bruce broke his ankle on location in the mountains of Pakistan. He also broke his leg doing a dancing routine, in the touring company of CRUEL TEARS. Bruce damaged the same leg in a motorcycle accident three days after the cast came off his leg.
Bruce Greenwood is an outdoorsman. He enjoys skiing, skydiving, sailing and hiking. He is also a golfer and participates in celebrity tournaments.
Bruce Greenwood's notable movie credits include...
GOOD KILL (2014)
ENDLESS LOVE (2014)
STAR TREK: INTO DARKNESS (2013)
SUPER 8 (2011)
BARNEY'S VERSION (2010)
MEEK'S CUTOFF (2010)
DINNER FOR SCHMUCKS (2010)
CELL 213 (2010)
MAO'S LAST DANCER (2009)
STAR TREK (2009)
CYBORG SOLDIER (2008)
NATIONAL TREASURE: BOOK OF SECRETS (2007)
I'M NOT THERE (2007)
FIREHOUSE DOG (2007)
DEJA VU (2006)
EIGHT BELOW (2006)
THE WORLD'S FASTEST INDIAN (2005)
BEING JULIA (2004)
I, ROBOT (2004)
SWEPT AWAY (2002)
THIRTEEN DAYS (2000)
DISTURBING BEHAVIOR (1998)
THE SWEET HEREAFTER (1997)
DREAM MAN (1995)
SUMMER DREAMS: THE STORY OF THE BEACH BOYS (1990)
BEAR ISLAND (1979)
Awards won by Bruce Greenwood include...
Satellite Award – THIRTEEN DAYS (2000)
Gemini Award – ROAD TO AVONLEA (1989)
Bruce Greenwood's television credits include...
THE RIVER (TV SERIES) (2012)
YOUNG JUSTICE (TV SERIES) (2010-2012)
A DOG NAMED CHRISTMAS (TV MOVIE) (2009)
HITLER'S STEALTH FIGHTER (TV DOCUMENTARY) (209)
THE SUMMIT (TV MINI-SERIES) (2009)
JOHN FROM CINCINNATI (TV SERIES) (2007)
CLASH OF THE TITANS (TV SERIES) (2006)
THE MERMAID CHAIR (TV MOVIE) (2006)
SAVING MILLY (TV MOVIE) (2005)
THE RIVERMAN (TV MOVIE) (2004)
THE LIFE (TV MOVIE) (2004)
MELTDOWN (TV MOVIE) (2004)
THE MAGNIFICENT AMBERSONS (TV MOVIE) (2002)
HAVEN (TV MOVIE) (2001)
A GIRL THING (TV MOVIE) (2001)
THE SOUL COLLECTOR (TV MOVIE) (1999)
THE COLOR OF COURAGE (TV MOVIE) (1998)
SLEEPWALKERS (TV SERIES) (1997-1998)
THE LARRY SANDERS SHOW (TV SERIES) (1997-1998)
THE ABSOLUTE TRUTH (TV MOVIE) (1997)
TELL ME NO SECRETS (TV MOVIE) (1997)
NOWHERE MAN (TV SERIES) (1995-1997)
MIXED BLESSING (TV SERIES) (1995)
DAZZLE (TV MOVIE) (1995)
NAOMI & WYNONNA: LOVE CAN BUILD A BRIDGE (TV MOVIE) (1995)
HARDBALL (TV SERIES) (1994)
THE COMPANION (TV MOVIE) (1994)
TREACHEROUS BEAUTIES (TV MOVIE) (1994)
BITTER VENGEANCE (TV MOVIE) (1994)
HEART OF A CHILD (TV MOVIE) (1994)
AVONLEA (TV SERIES) (1994)
WOMAN ON TRIAL: THE LAWRENCIA BEMBENEK STORY (TV MOVIE) (1993)
ADRIFT (TV MOVIE) (1993)
RIO DIABLO (TV MOVIE) (1993)
KNOTS LANDING (TV SERIES) (1991-1992)
PERFECT CRIMES (TV MOVIE) (1991)
VERONICA CLARE (TV SERIES) (1991)
THE GREAT PRETENDER (TV MOVIE) (1991)
THE LITTLE KIDNAPPERS (TV MOVIE) (1990)
SUMMER DREAMS: THE STORY OF THE BEACH BOYS (TV MOVIE) (1990)
SPY (TV MOVIE) (1989)
PERRY MASON: THE CASE OF THE ALL-STAR ASSASSIN (TV MOVIE) (1989)
TWIST OF FATE (TV MINI-SERIES) (1989)
IN THE LINE OF DUTY: THE F.B.I. MURDERS (TV MOVIE) (1988)
ST. ELSWHERE (TV SERIES) (1986-1988)
JAKE AND THE FATMAN (TV SERIES) (1986-1988)
MATLOCK (TV SERIES) (1987)
DESTINATION AMERICA (TV MOVIE) (1987)
Bruce Greenwood in NATIONAL
TREASURE 2: Book of Secrets (2007).
Bruce Greenwood in I, ROBOT (2004).
Bruce Greenwood in
THIRTEEN DAYS (2000).
Bruce Greenwood in DISTURBING BEHAVIOR (1998).