A Canadian actor and a producer Bruce Greenwood is generally known for portraying his roles as the US presidents in Thirteen Days and national Treasure, as Ben Stevenson in Mao’s Last Dancer. He is also known for his role in 2009 Star Trek and its sequel Star Trek Into Darkness as Captain Christopher Pike. He is the native of Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, Canada. He came into this world on 12th August of the year 1956 which has now made him reach at the age of 59. He has been active in the acting field since 1977 and from that time onward, he has garnered a huge number of fans following.
Bruce is the son of Hugh John Greenwood and wife Mary Sylvia. His mother was a nurse who used to work in an extended care unit whereas his father was a Vancouver born geophysicist and a teacher who taught at the Princeton University. Bruce is a very good looking guy with an attractive height of five feet and eleven and half inches that is 1.82 m. He often plays sneering villains. He has a deep smooth voice and his eyes are bold light blue in color. In United States, bruce is known for making his appearances in the Star trek, Robot, I, The Core, Thirteen Days, Double Jeopardy, Capote, Eight Below and Firehouse Dog.
Prior to that, Bruce is also an avid musician and he relaxes by singing as well as playing his electric guitar. Additionally, he is also an avid outdoorsman who skis, sails, skydives and hikes. His family members also include his two younger sisters who are named as Kelly and Lynn. Bruce became interest in an acting when he saw the performance of Brad Dourif as Billy Bibbit in One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest in 1975. Bruce then debuted as an actor swinging across the stage á la Tarzan in the theater production at UBC.
He then started his professional acting career in theatre in Vancouver and he did not decide to act for sure till after his first professional play. He had prominent roles in award winning Atom egoyan movies Ararat, The Sweet Hereafter, and Exotica. He had also made his appearance in 1980s teen cult film called The Malibu Bikini Shop and also starred in Mee-Shee. His other movies include Cord, Thirteen Days, Below, Swept Away, first blood, Here on earth, The Soul Collector and more.
Bruce is married to his wife named Susan Devlin. The couple tied their knot with each other in 1985 and since then, they are living their happy married life. In addition to that, Bruce also has one child together with his wife. They may also be planning to have more children in their future. At present, he is residing in Los Angeles along with his family. As he was born in the month of August, his birth sign is Leo. While he was a child, Bruce was frightened by monkeys from the movie known as Wizard of Oz. Besides that, to get more information that is related to his bio and other activities, he can also get connected via his Instagram and twitter account.