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Gaunt character actor Brad Dourif was born Bradford Claude Dourif on March 18, 1950 in Huntington, West Virginia. He is the son of Joan Mavis Felton (Bradford) and Jean Henri Dourif, a French-born art collector who owned and operated a dye factory. His father died when Dourif was three years old, after which his mother married Bill Campbell, a ... See full bio »

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The Exorcist III The Gemini Killer


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  Herbert West: Reanimator (announced)
Dr. William Blackmore
  This Shining City (announced)
Wally Gibbs (rumored)
 2021 Chucky (TV Series)
- An Affair to Dismember (2021) ... Chucky (voice)
- Twice the Grieving, Double the Loss (2021) ... Chucky (voice)
- Cape Queer (2021) ... Chucky (voice)
- Little Little Lies (2021) ... Chucky (voice)
- Just Let Go (2021) ... Chucky (voice)
 2021 WWE NXT (TV Series)
- NXT: Halloween Havoc (2021) ... Chucky (voice)
 2021 WWE Raw (TV Series)
- Episode #29.52 (2021) ... Chucky (voice)
 2021 The Shuroo Process
Dr. Feinstein
 2019/IV Obsession
 2019 Deadwood: The Movie (TV Movie)
Doc Cochran
 2018 Wildling
 2017/I Out to Lunch (Short)
 2017 Cut Off
 2017 Cult of Chucky
Chucky (voice)
 2016 The Wilding (TV Movie)
David Stearns
 2015 Beki Brindle: Young Women's Blues (Music Video)
The Rockstar
 2014 Young Like Us (TV Series)
- Larry's Lost Girls ... Larry
- Young Like Us ... Larry
 2014 The Control Group
Dr. Broward
 2012-2014 Once Upon a Time (TV Series)
- The Apprentice (2014) ... Zoso
- Desperate Souls (2012) ... Zoso
 2014 Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (TV Series)
Thomas Nash
- End of the Beginning (2014) ... Thomas Nash
 2013 Blood and Guts with Scott Ian (TV Series)
- Tony Gardner and Alterian Inc (2013) ... Chucky (voice)
 2013/I Malignant
The Man
 2013 Curse of Chucky
Charles Lee Ray / Chucky (voice)
 2013 Blood Shot
 2013 Gingerclown
Worm Creature
 2013 Santa Monica (Short)
 2013 End of the World (TV Movie)
Dr. Walter Brown
 2012 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Adam Rain
- The Lesson (2012) ... Adam Rain
 2012 Dishonored (Video Game)
Piero Joplin (voice)
 2012 Wilfred (TV Series)
- Questions (2012) ... P.T.
 2012 Last Kind Words
 2012/II Black Box
 2011 Catch .44
Sheriff Connors
 2011 Miami Magma (TV Movie)
Jacob Capilla
 2011 Psych (TV Series)
Bernie Bethel
- Shawn Interrupted (2011) ... Bernie Bethel
 2011 Few Options, All Bad
Chris Pendler
 2011 Fringe (TV Series)
- The Day We Died (2011) ... Moreau
 2011 Priest
 2010 Death and Cremation
 2010 Chain Letter
Mr. Smirker
 2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Dr. Iggy Drexel
- Torch (2010) ... Dr. Iggy Drexel
 2010 Junkyard Dog
Sheriff Holk
 2010 Medium Rare (TV Series)
Mitch Malone
- Episode #1.1 ... Mitch Malone
 2010 Turbulent Skies (TV Movie)
Richard Devain
 2009 Halloween II
Sheriff Lee Brackett
 2008 Fading of the Cries
 2008 The Boneyard Collection
The Dark One (segment "The Devil's Due at Midnight")
 2008 Born of Earth
 2008 Touching Home
Clyde Winston
 2008 Humboldt County
 2008 Law & Order (TV Series)
Dr. David Lingard
- Called Home (2008) ... Dr. David Lingard
 2007 Halloween
Sheriff Lee Brackett
 2007 The Wizard of Gore
Doctor Chong
 2007/II The List
Johan Gabini
 2007 Sinner
 2004-2006 Deadwood (TV Series)
Doc Cochran
- Tell Him Something Pretty (2006) ... Doc Cochran (credit only)
- The Catbird Seat (2006) ... Doc Cochran
- A Constant Throb (2006) ... Doc Cochran
- Amateur Night (2006) ... Doc Cochran
- Leviathan Smiles (2006) ... Doc Cochran
 2006/I Pulse
Thin Bookish Guy
 2005 The Great War of Magellan (Short)
 2005 Gun (Video Game)
Reverend Reed (voice)
 2005 The Wild Blue Yonder
The Alien
 2005 Drop Dead Sexy
 2004 Chucky's Family Vacation (Video short)
 2004 The Devil's Due at Midnight (Video short)
The Dark One
 2004 Seed of Chucky
Chucky (voice)
 2004 El padrino
 2004 Dead Scared
Professor Kapps
 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Wormtongue (extended edition)
 2003 Vlad
 2003/I The Box
 2002/I The Calling
B.B. Gallen
 2002 Run Like Hell (Video Game)
Fred (voice)
 2001-2002 Ponderosa (TV Series)
Maurice 'Frenchy' Devereaux
- Fugitive (2002) ... Maurice 'Frenchy' Devereaux
- Brother Against Brother (2001) ... Maurice 'Frenchy' Devereaux
- The Legend of John Riley (2001) ... Maurice 'Frenchy' Devereaux
- Secret and Lies (2001) ... Maurice 'Frenchy' Devereaux
- Homeland (2001) ... Maurice 'Frenchy' Devereaux
 2001 Soulkeeper
 2001 The Ghost
Lt. Garland
 2001 Myst III: Exile (Video Game)
 2000 The Prophecy 3: The Ascent (Video)
 2000 Shadow Hours
Roland Montague
 1999 The Storytellers
The Professor
 1999 Silicon Towers
 1999 The Hunger (TV Series)
- Sin Seer (1999) ... Manno
 1999 Norm (TV Series)
The Devil
- Norm and Shelly (1999) ... The Devil
 1999 Interceptor Force
 1999 Cypress Edge
Colin McCammon
 1999 The Magnificent Seven (TV Series)
Rupert Brauner
- Chinatown (1999) ... Rupert Brauner
 1998 Playing Patti
Michael Salesman
 1998 Brown's Requiem
 1998 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
- Lucy Lawless/Elliott Smith (1998) ... Chucky (voice, uncredited)
 1998 Bride of Chucky
Chucky (voice)
 1998 WCW Thunder (TV Series)
- Episode #1.36 (1998) ... Chucky (uncredited)
 1998 Urban Legend
Michael McDonnell, Gas Station Attendant (uncredited)
 1998 Progeny
Dr. Bert Clavell
 1998 Senseless
Dr. Wheedon
 1997 Jamaica Beat
Tom Peterson
 1997 Alien: Resurrection
 1997 Best Men
The Vet
 1997 Nightwatch
Duty Doctor
 1997 Millennium (TV Series)
Dennis Hoffman
- Force Majeure (1997) ... Dennis Hoffman
 1996 A Step Toward Tomorrow
 1996 Sworn to Justice
 1996 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
Crewman Lon Suder
- Basics, Part II (1996) ... Crewman Lon Suder
- Basics, Part I (1996) ... Crewman Lon Suder
- Meld (1996) ... Crewman Lon Suder
 1996 If Looks Could Kill (TV Movie)
Gene Hanson
 1996 Midnight Heat (TV Movie)
Thomas Payne
 1995 Babylon 5 (TV Series)
Brother Edward
- Passing Through Gethsemane (1995) ... Brother Edward
 1995 Bless This House (TV Series)
Psycho Jimmy
- The Postman Always Moves Twice (1995) ... Psycho Jimmy
 1995/I Phoenix
 1995 Escape to Witch Mountain (TV Movie)
Luther / Bruno
 1995 Murder in the First
Byron Stamphill
 1994 A Worn Path (Short)
 1994 Death Machine
Jack Dante
 1994 Color of Night
 1994 The X-Files (TV Series)
Luther Lee Boggs
- Beyond the Sea (1994) ... Luther Lee Boggs
 1993 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
- People Who Live in Brass Hearses (1993) ... Virgil
 1993 Wild Palms (TV Mini Series)
Chickie Levitt
- Rising Sons (1993) ... Chickie Levitt
- The Floating World (1993) ... Chickie Levitt
- Everything Must Go (1993) ... Chickie Levitt
 1993 Trauma
Dr. Lloyd
 1993 Amos & Andrew
Officer Donnie Donaldson
 1992 Critters 4
Al Bert
 1992 Final Judgement (Video)
Father Tyrone
 1991 London Kills Me
Hemingway the Restaurant Manager
 1991 Scream of Stone
 1991 Child's Play 3
Chucky (voice)
 1991 Body Parts
Remo Lacey
 1991 Chaindance
 1991 Jungle Fever
 1991 Murder Blues
John Barnes
 1990 Child's Play 2
Chucky (voice)
 1990 The Horror Hall of Fame (TV Movie documentary)
Chucky - Presenter (voice)
 1990 Graveyard Shift
The Exterminator
 1990 Grim Prairie Tales
 1990 The Exorcist III
The Gemini Killer
 1990 Hidden Agenda
Paul Sullivan
 1990 Horseplayer
Bud Cowan
 1989 Desperado: The Outlaw Wars (TV Movie)
Camillus Fly
 1989 Sonny Boy
 1989 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Dr. Warren Overman
- Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble (1989) ... Dr. Warren Overman
 1989 Terror on Highway 91 (TV Movie)
Keith Evans
 1988 Mississippi Burning
Deputy Pell
 1988 Child's Play
Charles Lee Ray / Chucky (voice)
 1987 Medium Rare
Mitch Malone
 1987 Fatal Beauty
Leo Nova
 1987 The Hitchhiker (TV Series)
Billy Baltimore Jr.
- The Legendary Billy B. (1987) ... Billy Baltimore Jr.
 1987 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Joey Wyatt
- Theresa (1987) ... Joey Wyatt
 1986 Impure Thoughts
Kevin Harrington
 1986 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Father McDonovan
- All Creatures Great... and Not So Great (1986) ... Father McDonovan
 1986 Rage of Angels: The Story Continues (TV Movie)
Seymour Bourne
 1986 Vengeance: The Story of Tony Cimo (TV Movie)
Lamar Sands
 1986 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Maxie Lyons
- Rage (1986) ... Maxie Lyons
 1986 The Equalizer (TV Series)
- Out of the Past (1986) ... Fenn
 1986 Blue Velvet
 1985 Istanbul
Martin Klamski
 1984 Toto: Stranger in Town (Music Video)
 1984 Dune
Piter De Vries
 1984 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
- Number Eight (1984) ... Hitch-hiker
 1982 I, Desire (TV Movie)
 1982 Kennedy's Children (TV Movie)
 1981 Ragtime
Younger Brother
 1980 Heaven's Gate
Mr. Eggleston
 1980 Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones (TV Movie)
David Langtree
 1979 Wise Blood
Hazel Motes
 1979 Studs Lonigan (TV Mini Series)
Danny O'Neill
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Danny O'Neill
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... Danny O'Neill
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... Danny O'Neill
 1978 Sergeant Matlovich vs. the U.S. Air Force (TV Movie)
Sgt. Leonard Matlovich
 1978 Eyes of Laura Mars
Tommy Ludlow
 1977 Group Portrait with a Lady
Boris Koltowski
 1977 Visions (TV Series)
Robert McEvoy
- The Gardener's Son (1977) ... Robert McEvoy
 1976 The Mound Builders (TV Movie)
Chad Jasker
 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Billy Bibbit
 1975 W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings (uncredited)
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Appeared in the music video "Stranger in Town" by the rock band Toto. See more »

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Dourif-Tanoue, Caden Kalani Kahalewai (grandchild)

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I am good when there is something central about the character. There is always a human theme I attach myself to. I am really looking for something that is moving or enlightening or something with depth as an actor. I look for these kinds of roles. See more »


Though Dourif had not been on stage in nearly three decades, he chose to star alongside Amanda Plummer in the Off-Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' The Two-Character Play that played to critical acclaim at the New World Stages. He explained, in a filmed interview released by the producers, why he broke his 29-year hiatus from acting in live theater: "I hated the stage, did not want to do it... See more »


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