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Bruce Dern

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Born Jun 4, 1936

Bruce MacLeish Dern is an American actor. He frequently takes roles as a supporting character actor, often playing villains of unstable nature. Dern has appeared in more than 80 feature films, and was nominated for an Oscar for his work in Coming Home. Dern is the father of actress Laura Dern (1967) by his ex-wife Diane Ladd; married 1960–1969. He married his current wife, Andrea Beckett, in 1969.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1936 Birth Born on June 4, 1936.

TWENTIES

1964 28 Years Old In 1964, he played the sailor seen in flashbacks with Marnie's mother for Alfred Hitchcock's Marnie in a short role and had a small crucial one in Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte. … Read More

THIRTIES

1969 33 Years Old After his divorce from Ladd in 1969, Dern married Andrea Beckett.
1972 36 Years Old He appeared in four films in 1972, including The Cowboys as Asa Watts, a serial killer of Wil Andersen. … Read More

FORTIES

1983 47 Years Old In 1983, he won the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the 33rd Berlin International Film Festival for That Championship Season.

LATE ADULTHOOD

2011 75 Years Old He won a Legend Award at the inaugural Gold Coast International Film Festival on June 1, 2011.
2013 77 Years Old On May 26, 2013, he also won the Best Actor award at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival for Alexander Payne's Nebraska, and was nominated for the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Actor. Dern married Marie Dawn Pierce in 1957, but divorced less than two years later. In 1960, Dern married Diane Ladd. … Read More
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