Ed Bruce

  • Born on
    • December 29th, 1939
  • Died on
    • January 8th, 2021
William Edwin Bruce Jr. is an American country music songwriter, singer and actor. He is known for writing the 1975 song "Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys" and recording the 1982 country number one hit "You're the Best Break This Old Heart Ever Had". He also co-starred in the television series Bret Maverick with James Garner during the 1981-82 season.


Acting (2 Credits)

2010Country Strong as Clint
1997Fire Down Below as Sheriff Lloyd

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