BIO

Bruce Dern

NEBRASKA by Alexander Payne
As an old man who thinks he’s won the lottery and embarks on a road trip with his son, visiting relatives along the way.

Golden Globes: 2 nominations

NOMINATIONS
1979 Best Supporting Actor COMING HOME
1975 Best Supporting Actor THE GREAT GATSBY

MILESTONES
Father of Laura Dern with former wife Diane Ladd.
Notable performances in the 1960s and 1970s, in MARNIE (1964) and FAMILY PLOT (1976) by Alfred Hitchcock, SILENT RUNNING (1972), BACK SUNDAY (1977), THE GREAT GATSY (1974) with Robert Redford, THEY SHOOT HORSES, DON’T THEY (1969) by Sydney Pollack and COMING HOME (1978) by Hal Ashby with Jane Fonda.