Beau Bridges

Beau Bridges

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    • December 9th, 1941
Lloyd Vernet "Beau" Bridges (born December 9, 1941) is an American actor and director. He is a three-time Emmy, two-time Golden Globe and one-time Grammy Award winner, as well as a two-time Screen Actors Guild Award nominee. He was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on April 7, 2003, for his contributions to the television industry. He is the son of actor Lloyd Bridges and elder brother of fellow actor Jeff Bridges. In 1948, he had an uncredited role in Force of Evil, and No Minor Vices, while in 1949, he played in the film The Red Pony. In the 1962–1963 television season, he and his brother, Jeff, appeared on their father's series, The Lloyd Bridges Show. He appeared in other television series too, including National Velvet (1962), The Fugitive (1963), Bonanza (1967), Mr. Novak (1963), and The Loner (1966). He appeared in such feature films during that time as The Landlord (1970), The Other Side of the Mountain (1975), Greased Lightning (1977), Norma Rae (1979), Heart Like a Wheel (1983), and The Hotel New Hampshire (1984). In 1989, in perhaps his best-known role, he starred in The Fabulous Baker Boys. In the 1993–94 television season, he appeared with his father in the 15-episode series Harts of the West. In 1998, he starred as Judge Bob Gibbs in the one-season Maximum Bob on ABC. He had a recurring role in the Showtime series Beggars and Choosers (1999–2000). In 2001, he guest-starred as Daniel McFarland, in two episodes in Will & Grace. From 2002 to 2003, he took on the role of Senator Tom Gage in The Agency. In January 2005, he was cast as Major General Hank Landry in Stargate SG-1. He also played the character in five episodes of the spin-off series Stargate Atlantis, as well as the two direct to DVD films Stargate: The Ark of Truth and Stargate: Continuum, both in 2008. In 2005, he guest-starred as Carl Hickey in My Name Is Earl; later, his character became recurring. He received a 2007 Emmy Award nomination for his performance. In 2009, he guest-starred as Eli Scruggs on the 100th episode of Desperate Housewives and received an Emmy Award nomination for his performance. In 2011, he guest-starred in Brothers and Sisters, and in Franklin & Bash. In 2012, he took on the role of J.B. Biggley in the hit revival of the Broadway musical How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. In 2013, he became a major character on the CBS television show The Millers. He has had several roles in movies since then including Underdog Kids (2015), and Lawless Range (2016). He has also had guest roles on the shows Masters of Sex (2013–2016) and Code Black (2016). Description above is from the Wikipedia article Beau Bridges, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (83 Credits)

2021Acting: The First Six Lessons as The Teacher/Movie Director
2020One Night in Miami... as Mr. Carlton
2019Elsewhere as Dad
2019Supervized as Ted
2019Two/One as Alfred
2018Galveston as Stan
2018All About Nina as Larry Michaels
2018Mosaic as Alan Pape
2017The Mountain Between Us as Walter
2017Christmas in Angel Falls as Michael D'Angelo
2016Flower Shop Mystery: Snipped in the Bud as Jeffrey
2016Flower Shop Mystery: Dearly Depotted as Jeffrey
2016Flower Shop Mystery: Mum's the Word as Jeffrey Knight
2015Bloodline as Roy Gilbert
20141000 to 1: The Cory Weissman Story as Coach
2013Rushlights as Sheriff Robert Brogden Jr.
2013The Millers as Tom Miller
2012Eden as Bob Gault
2012Columbus Circle as Dr. Raymond Fontaine
2012Hit and Run as Clint Perrkins
2011Game Time: Tackling the Past as Frank Walker
2011The Descendants as Cousin Hugh
2010Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove as Gus Grisby
2010My Girlfriend's Boyfriend as Logan Young
2008Max Payne as BB Hensley
2008Stargate: The Ark of Truth as Maj. Gen. Henry Landry
2008Stargate: Continuum as Major General Hank Landry
2007Americanizing Shelley as Gary Gordon
2007Spinning Into Butter as Dean Burton Strauss as Harvey Bellinger
2006The Good German as Colonel Muller
2006Charlotte's Web as Dr. Dorian
200610.5: Apocalypse as Paul Hollister
2005Smile as Steven
2005The Ballad of Jack and Rose as Marty Rance
2005Into the West as Stephen Hoxie
2004Evel Knievel as John Bork
200410.5 as Paul Hollister
2003Out of the Ashes as Herman Prentiss, Interrogator
2002We Were the Mulvaneys as Michael Mulvaney, Sr.
2001Voyage of the Unicorn as Professor Alan Aisling
2001The Agency
2000Sordid Lives as G.W. Nethercott
2000Common Ground as Father Leon
1999Inherit the Wind as E. K. Hornbeck
1999The White River Kid as Daddy Weed
1997The Second Civil War as Gov. Jim Farley
1997RocketMan as Bud Nesbitt
1997Stargate SG-1 as Hank Landry
1996Losing Chase as Mr. Richard Phillips
1996Jerry Maguire as Matt Cushman (uncredited)
1995Sandkings as Dr. Simon Kress
1993The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom as Terry Harper
1992Sidekicks as Jerry Gabrewski
1991Wildflower as Jack Perkins
1991Married to It as John Morden
1990Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will? as Orville
1989Signs of Life as John Alder
1989Everybody's Baby: The Rescue of Jessica McClure as Police Cheif Richard Czech
1989The Fabulous Baker Boys as Frank Baker
1989The Wizard as Sam Woods
1987The Killing Time as Sam Wayburn
1984The Hotel New Hampshire as Mr. Win Berry
1983Heart Like a Wheel as Connie Kalitta
1982Night Crossing as Guenter Wetzel
1982Witness for the Prosecution as Leonard Vole
1981Honky Tonk Freeway as Duane Hansen
1980Silver Dream Racer as Bruce McBride
1979The Fifth Musketeer as Philippe / Louis XIV
1979Norma Rae as Sonny
1978The Four Feathers as Harry Faversham
1977Greased Lightning as Hutch
1976Two-Minute Warning as Mike Ramsay
1976Swashbuckler as Major Folly
1975The Other Side of the Mountain as Dick 'Mad Dog' Buek
1974Lovin' Molly as Johnny
1972Child's Play as Paul Reis
1970The Landlord as Elgar Enders
1968For Love of Ivy as Tim Austin
1967The Incident as Pfc. Felix Teflinger
1965Village of the Giants as Fred
1951The Company She Keeps as Obie - Boy at Train Station (uncredited)
1949The Red Pony as Beau

Himself (2 Credits)

2021Tinsel - The Lost Movie About Hollywood as Himself
2018Hal as Himself


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