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Bruce McDonald was born on May 28, 1959 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. He is a director and producer, known for Pontypool (2008), The Tracey Fragments (2007) and The Ray Bradbury Theatre (1985). See full bio »
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Known For

Pontypool
Pontypool Director
(2008)
The Tracey Fragments
(2007)
The Ray Bradbury Theatre
(1985)
Hard Core Logo
Hard Core Logo Director
(1996)

Filmography

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 2016 Ashram '69 (Short) (post-production)
 2016 Weirdos (attached) (completed)
 2015-2016 Dark Matter (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Kill Them All (2016)
- Episode #1.7 (2015)
 2014-2016 Heartland (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Begin Again (2015)
- Brave New World (2015)
- Secrets and Lies (2014)
 2015 Lost Girl (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2015 Bitten (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Rabbit Hole (2015)
 2015 Hellions
 2013 Reign (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2013 Cracked (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Faces (2013)
- Swans (2013)
- Rocket Man (2013)
 2013 The Husband
 2013 Bomb Girls (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Romeo Foxtrot (2013)
- Something Fierce (2013)
 2012 XIII: The Series (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Berzerk (2012)
- Joust (2012)
 2012 Transporter: The Series (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Sharks (2012)
- Payback (2012)
 2012 The L.A. Complex (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Half Way (2012)
- Rules of Thirds (2012)
 2012 Less Than Kind (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Fwomp (2012)
- Delirium (2012)
 2011 A Love Supreme (Short)
 2011 Omar Snow (Short)
 2011 Justin Hines: Days to Recall (TV Movie)
 2011 Yonge Street: Toronto Rock & Roll Stories (TV Series documentary)
 2011 My Babysitter's a Vampire (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Lawn of the Dead (2011)
 2011 Seven Sins: Envy (Short)
 2010 My Babysitter's a Vampire (TV Movie)
 2010 Music from the Big House (Documentary)
 2010/II Trigger
 2010 Living in Your Car (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Chapter Twelve (2010)
 2009 City Sonic (TV Series documentary)
 2009 Almost Audrey (TV Movie)
  The Rawside of... (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes, 2008) (co-director - 1 episode, 2008)
- Metric (2008) ... (co-director)
- Die Mannequin (2008)
- Brendan Canning (2008)
 2008 Pontypool
 2007 The Dark Room (TV Movie)
 2007 Killer Wave (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2007)
- Episode #1.1 (2007)
 2006 ReGenesis (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Dim & Dimmer (2006)
- Escape Mutant (2006)
 2005-2006 The Tournament (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2005 The Collector (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Pharmacist (2005)
- The UFOlogist (2005)
 2004 Kevin Hill (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Making the Grade (2004)
 2004 Darcy's Wild Life (TV Series)
 2002-2004 Queer as Folk (TV Series) (8 episodes)
 2004 This Is Wonderland (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2004)
- Episode #1.3 (2004)
- Episode #1.1 (2004)
 2004 Tamara Podemski: Meegwetch (Short) (as Bruce MacDonald)
 2003 Playmakers (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Choice: Part 2 (2003)
 2002 The Interview (Short)
 1999-2001 The Bill (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Hot Money (1999)
 2001 Road Songs: A Portrait of Robbie Robertson (TV Short documentary)
 2000 Lexx (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Garden (2000)
- Tunnels (2000) ... (as Bruce MacDonald)
 2000 Deep in the City (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Just Like Honey (2000)
- Gorky Parkette (2000)
 1999 Little Men (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Weaker Sex (1999)
 1998-1999 Emily of New Moon (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Love Knots (1999)
- Crown of Thorns (1998)
 1999 Fort Goof (Short)
 1998 American Whiskey Bar (TV Movie)
 1998 Elimination Dance (Short)
 1998 Twitch City (TV Series)
 1997 Platinum (TV Movie)
 1997 Ready or Not (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Cross My Heart (1997)
- All or Nothing (1997)
 1996 Flash Forward (TV Series)
 1995-1996 Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Betrayal (1996)
- The Alliance (1995)
 1995 Nancy Drew (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1994 Liberty Street (TV Series)
 1993 The Hidden Room (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1991 Highway 61
 1989 Roadkill
 1985 Knock! Knock!
 1985 The Ray Bradbury Theatre (TV Series)
 1982 Let Me See... (Short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Directed The Headstones' music video 'Cemetery'.

Alternate Names:

Bruce MacDonald
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Personal Quote:

Sometimes you have to be courageous and just get out there and solo. It doesn't matter if you play the wrong notes, The important thing is you're playing. See more »

Trivia:

After Roadkill won the award for Most Outstanding Canadian Film at Toronto's Festival of Festivals, McDonald earned considerable notoriety by announcing that he would spend the $25000 prize on "a big chunk of hash". See more »

Trademark:

Frequently appears in his films as a fictionalized version of himself (Roadkill, Hard Core Logo). See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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