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Bruce Davison


With his blond, clean-cut, Ivy League handsomeness and ready-whipped smile reminiscent of Kennedyesque times, actor Bruce Davison fits the prototype of today's more current crop of fresh-faced, likable blonds such as Brian Kerwin and Aaron Eckhart. While it proved difficult at times for the actor to get past those perfect features and find meatier... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Tao of Surfing (post-production)
Mr. Pearson
 2014 Sequestered (TV Series) (post-production) (2014)
- Episode #1.11 (2014) ... (2014)
- Episode #1.10 (2014) ... (2014)
- Episode #1.9 (2014) ... (2014)
- Episode #1.8 (2014) ... (2014)
- Episode #1.7 (2014) ... (2014)
 2014 108 Stitches (completed)
Coach Scott Deshields
 2014 The Legend of Korra (TV Series)
Lord Zuko / Guard
- Venom of the Red Lotus (2014) ... Lord Zuko (voice)
- The Ultimatum (2014) ... Lord Zuko (voice)
- Long Live the Queen (2014) ... Lord Zuko / Guard (voice)
- In Harm's Way (2014) ... Lord Zuko (voice)
- The Earth Queen (2014) ... Lord Zuko (voice)
 2014/II 37
Psychic
 2014/I Persecuted
Senator Donald Harrison
 2014 Elwood (Short)
Congressman Barber
 2014 Those Who Kill (TV Series)
Howard Burgess
- Surrender (2014) ... Howard Burgess
- Untethered (2014) ... Howard Burgess
- Insomnia (2014) ... Howard Burgess
- A Safe Place (2014) ... Howard Burgess
- Always After (2014) ... Howard Burgess
 2014 Get a Job
Lawrence Wilheimer
 2013 Words and Pictures
Walt
 2012 Brother White
Howard
 2012 The Lords of Salem
Francis Matthias
 2012 Bigfoot (TV Movie)
Sheriff Walt Henderson
 2012 The Millionaire Tour
The Roman
 2012 Luck (TV Series)
Hartstone
- Episode #1.8 (2012) ... Hartstone
- Episode #1.7 (2012) ... Hartstone
 2012 Stealing Roses
Mr. Lowell
 2011 God Don't Make the Laws
Bud Kelly
 2011 The Congregation (Short)
Amos Christner
 2011 Covert Affairs (TV Series)
Max Langford
 2011 Coffin
Garrison
 2011 Munger Road
Chief Kirkhoven
 2011 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Steven Carver
- Ua Lawe Wale (2011) ... Steven Carver
 2011 Childrens Hospital (TV Series)
Narrator
 2011 Earth's Final Hours (TV Movie)
Rothman
 2011 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Avery Tinsdale
- Father of the Bride (2011) ... Avery Tinsdale
 2011 Castle (TV Series)
Lou Karnacki
- Law & Murder (2011) ... Lou Karnacki
 2010 The Glades (TV Series)
Wallace Dosher
- Second Chance (2010) ... Wallace Dosher
 2010 Leverage (TV Series)
Dan Blackwell
- The Underground Job (2010) ... Dan Blackwell
 2010 Camp Hell
Fr. Phineas McAllister
 2010 Titanic II (Video)
James Maine
 2010 Arctic Blast
Walter Winslaw
 2006-2010 Lost (TV Series)
Dr. Douglas Brooks
- Dave (2006) ... Dr. Douglas Brooks
 2010 Psych (TV Series)
Walter Snowden
- Think Tank (2010) ... Walter Snowden
 2009 Christmas Angel
Nick Anderson
 2009 MegaFault (TV Movie)
Dr. Mark Rhodes
 2009 Passengers
Roger
 2009 The Closer (TV Series)
Russell Clark
- Identity Theft (2009) ... Russell Clark
 2009 La Linea - The Line
Anthony
 2009 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Father Davison
- Demonology (2009) ... Father Davison
 2008 The Cleaner (TV Series)
Quentin O'Hurley
- Let It Ride (2008) ... Quentin O'Hurley
 2007 Battlestar Galactica (TV Series)
Dr. Michael Robert
- The Woman King (2007) ... Dr. Michael Robert
 2006 Untitled Brad Copeland Project (TV Movie)
 2006 Special Ops: Delta Force
General Preston Rossdale
 2006 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Dane Daniels
- Dead Air (2006) ... Dane Daniels
 2005 The Triangle (TV Mini-Series)
Stan Lathem
- Episode #1.3 (2005) ... Stan Lathem
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Stan Lathem
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Stan Lathem
 2005 8MM 2 (Video)
Ambassador Harrington
 2005/I Touched
Robert Davis
 2005 Going Shopping
Adam
 2005 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Robert Oliver
- Sacrifice (2005) ... Robert Oliver
 2005/I Confession
Father Thomas Parker
 2005 Jack & Bobby (TV Series)
Judge Ryan Byrne
- Friends with Benefits (2005) ... Judge Ryan Byrne
 2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury (TV Series)
Peter Betts
- Baby Boom (2005) ... Peter Betts
 2005 Hate Crime
Pastor Boyd
 2004 JAG (TV Series)
Dr. Morris Sperling
- The Man on the Bridge (2004) ... Dr. Morris Sperling
 2004 On the Couch (Short)
Daddy
 2004 Evergreen
Frank
 2004 The Clinic (TV Movie)
Martin Landrum
 2003 Rules of the Game (Short)
Detective Sgt. Baker
 2003 Runaway Jury
Durwood Cable
 2003 Manfast
Rupert Iris
 2003 Out of the Ashes (TV Movie)
Peter Schuman
 2002 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Dr. Graham Mandell
- Waste (2002) ... Dr. Graham Mandell
 2002 Star Trek: Enterprise (TV Series)
Menos
- The Seventh (2002) ... Menos
 2002 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Paul Cartwright
- Pilot (2002) ... Paul Cartwright
 2002 A Family's Decision (TV Movie)
Dan Freeman
 2002 L.A. Law: The Movie (TV Movie)
Lawrence Diebenkorn
 2001 Off Season (TV Movie)
Dr. Zimmer
 2001 On the Edge (TV Movie) (segment "The Other Side")
 2001 Shy Guy (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2000 The King Is Alive
Ray
 1999-2000 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Dr. Burt Peters
- Team Play (1999) ... Dr. Burt Peters
 1999 Vendetta (TV Movie)
Thomas Semmes
 1999 Locked in Silence (TV Movie)
Jim
 1999 A Memory in My Heart (TV Movie)
Chase Stewart
 1998 Little Girl Fly Away (TV Movie)
Frank
 1998 Apt Pupil
Richard Bowden
 1998 Dead Man's Gun (TV Series)
Bill Curtis
- Ties That Bind (1998) ... Bill Curtis
 1998 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Jacob 'Jake' Weiss
- Elijah (1998) ... Jacob 'Jake' Weiss
 1998 The Hunger (TV Series)
New Lighthouse Keeper
- The Lighthouse (1998) ... New Lighthouse Keeper
 1997 Color of Justice (TV Movie)
Frank Gainer
 1997 Lovelife
Bruce
 1996-1997 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Wyck
- The Van Buren Boys (1997) ... Wyck
- The Soul Mate (1996) ... Wyck
- The Foundation (1996) ... Wyck
 1996 Hidden in America (TV Movie)
Dr. Michael Millerton
 1996 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
Jareth
- Remember (1996) ... Jareth
 1996 After Jimmy (TV Movie)
Sam Stapp
 1996 Grace of My Heart
John Murray
 1996 Widow's Kiss (TV Movie)
Justin Sager
 1996 It's My Party
Rodney Bingham
 1995 Present Tense, Past Perfect (TV Short)
 1995 Down, Out & Dangerous (TV Movie)
Brad Harrington
 1995 The Baby-Sitters Club
Watson Brewer
 1995 The Cure
Dr. Stevens
 1995 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Dr. 'Mac' McEnerney
- White Light Fever (1995) ... Dr. 'Mac' McEnerney
 1995 The Skateboard Kid II
Burt Squires
 1995 Cybill (TV Series)
Mark Davis
- Look Who's Stalking (1995) ... Mark Davis
 1995 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Luden Sandelton
- 99 & 44/100 Pure Horror (1995) ... Luden Sandelton
 1995 Homage
Joseph Smith
 1994 Someone Else's Child (TV Movie)
Nick Callahan
 1993 A Mother's Revenge (TV Movie)
Bill Sanders
 1993 Short Cuts
Howard Finnigan
 1993 An Ambush of Ghosts
Bill Betts
 1992 Desperate Choices: To Save My Child (TV Movie)
Richard Robbins
 1992 Live! From Death Row (TV Movie)
Laurence Dvorak
 1991 Steel and Lace
Albert Morton
 1990 Designing Women (TV Series)
Reverend Eugene 'Gene' Chapman
- Have Faith (1990) ... Reverend Eugene 'Gene' Chapman (as Bruce Davidson)
 1990 Stolen: One Husband (TV Movie)
Doctor Peter Foley
 1990 thirtysomething (TV Series)
Congressman Mainway
- Pulling Away (1990) ... Congressman Mainway
 1989 Lady in the Corner (TV Movie)
Bill Guthrie
 1987 Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story (TV Movie)
Jimmy Donahue
 1987 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
David Carroll
- The Cemetery Vote (1987) ... David Carroll
 1987 The Misfit Brigade
Cpl. Joseph Porta
 1986 The Ladies Club
Richard Harrison
 1986 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Richard
- Boo! (1986) ... Richard
 1985 Lies
Stuart Russell
 1985 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Betty Ames / Man (segment "An Unlocked Window")
- Pilot (1985) ... Betty Ames / Man (segment "An Unlocked Window")
 1985 V (TV Series)
John Langley
- The Rescue (1985) ... John Langley (uncredited)
- The Betrayal (1985) ... John Langley
- The Hero (1985) ... John Langley
 1985 Hotel (TV Series)
Anthony Mortlake
- Love and Honor (1985) ... Anthony Mortlake
 1984 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series)
Richard Hagstrom
- The Word Processor of the Gods (1984) ... Richard Hagstrom
 1984 Crimes of Passion
Donny Hopper
 1984 Access All Areas (Short)
 1983 Ghost Dancing (TV Movie)
Calvin Oberst
 1982 The Astronauts (TV Movie)
Technical Officer David Ackroyd
 1982 Tomorrow's Child (TV Movie)
Cliff Bender
 1981 Incident at Crestridge (TV Movie)
Clint Larsen
 1981 The Wave (TV Movie)
Ben Ross
 1981 High Risk
Dan
 1980 The Lathe of Heaven (TV Movie)
George Orr
 1979 The Gathering, Part II (TV Movie)
George
 1979 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Andrew Raines
- Andrew: Part 2 (1979) ... Andrew Raines
- Andrew: Part 1 (1979) ... Andrew Raines
 1970-1979 Insight (TV Series)
Andy Fry / Randy King / Greg - Psych Intern / ...
- Checkmate (1979) ... Andy Fry
- The Jesus Song (1972) ... Randy King
- Prayer from the Abyss (1971) ... Greg - Psych Intern
 1979 Mind Over Murder (TV Movie)
Jason
 1978 Brass Target
Col. Robert Dawson
 1978 Mourning Becomes Electra (TV Mini-Series)
Orin Mannon
 1978 Summer of My German Soldier (TV Movie)
Anton Reiker
 1978 French Quarter
Kid Ross / Inspector Sordik
 1974-1978 Police Story (TV Series)
Victor Joe Vero / Clyde Griffiths
- Day of Terror... Night of Fear (1978) ... Victor Joe Vero
- Requiem for C.Z. Smith (1974) ... Clyde Griffiths
 1978 Deadman's Curve (TV Movie)
Dean Torrence
 1977 The Gathering (TV Movie)
George
 1977 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series)
Bruce - as a Young Man
- Portrait of Grandpa Doc (1977) ... Bruce - as a Young Man
 1976 Grand Jury
Bobby Allen
 1976 Police Woman (TV Series)
Binns
- Bait (1976) ... Binns
 1976 Mother, Jugs & Speed
Leroy
 1975 The Last Survivors (TV Movie)
Michael Larsen
 1975 The Waltons (TV Series)
Bob Hill
- The Shivaree (1975) ... Bob Hill
 1974 The Lives of Benjamin Franklin (TV Mini-Series)
 1974 Ma and Pa (TV Movie)
 1974 Love Story (TV Series)
Jeffrey
- Time for Love (1974) ... Jeffrey
 1973 The Affair (TV Movie)
Jamie Patterson
 1973 Love, American Style (TV Series) (segment "Love and the Secret Spouse")
 1973 Peege (Short)
Greg
 1973 Cops (TV Movie)
Detective Dennis Till
 1973 Hec Ramsey (TV Series)
Josh Hollister
- The Mystery of Chalk Hill (1973) ... Josh Hollister
 1972 Ulzana's Raid
Lt. Garnett DeBuin
 1972 The Jerusalem File
David Armonstrong
 1971 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)
Raymond 'Cowboy' Leatherberry
- Pilot (1971) ... Raymond 'Cowboy' Leatherberry
 1970 Medical Center (TV Series)
Mickey Peters
- A Duel with Doom (1970) ... Mickey Peters
 1969 Last Summer
Dan
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Other Works:

He acted in A.R. Gurney's play, "The Cocktail Hour," at the Promenade Theatre in New York City with Nancy Marchand, Keene Curtis, and Holland Taylor in the cast. Jack O'Brien was director.

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Bruce Davidson

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Although it is indicated in X-Men 2 (2003) that his character (Senator Kelly) is at least 20 years younger than Brian Cox's character (William Stryker), in real life, he is only 27 days younger. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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