An American actor, director, screenwriter, and a producer Sean Bridgers is widely known for portraying his role as Johnny Burns on HBO series known as Deadwood and as Trey Willis on Sundance TV original series called Rectify.
In addition to multiple roles in TV and movies since 1991, he had received acclaim and the awards for an independent movie called Paradise Falls which he had written as well as produced. Bridges had also received praise for the lead role in Lucky McKee’s horror movie The woman and another Moderncine movie Jug Face. He also had notable roles in Nell and Sweet Home Alabama. Recently, he had played the role as Old Nick in Room in 2015.
Sean Bridges is the native of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America. He came into this world on 15th March of the year 1968 which has now made him reach at the age of 48. Although he is known by the name Sean Bridgers, as a child, he was named as Sean MacKenzie Bridgers.
He is the son of Ben Bridges and wife Sue Ellen Bridgers. His father was a tribal attorney for Cherokee Indian Tribe and he had also published a memoir as well as books of poetry whereas his mother is a novelist and she had published seven novels.
Bridges had raised the praise for his diversity of roles in both movie and TV which also include his role on HBO’s Deadwood as Johnny Burns and in Lucky McKee’s feature film called The Woman as the father. In addition to that, he had also gained acclaim for his role on Rectify as Trey Wills.
Apart from that, he had also made his appearance in number of other movies such as A Night at The Zoo, Legs, Blue, Dark Places, Apple Jack, The Whole Truth, Blood on My Name, The Magnificent Seven, Jug Face, Clover Bend, Lullaby, Witless Protection, Cold Storage and many more.
Bridges went to get his education from the St. Andrew’s Sewanee School. After that, he got enrolled at the Western Carolina University. In many interviews, Sean has mentioned that as a screenwriter, he got influenced by one of his favorite author named Mark Twain and he developed an interest in an acting after he saw Robert Duvall in Tender Mercies when he was just at the age of 14.
His other TV credits include True Blood, Legacy, The Secret, Justified, Hart of Dixie, Private Practice, Cold Case, Criminal Minds, A.T.F., Close to Danger, Raising Hope, Saving Grace, American Gothic and more.
A talented actor Sean Bridges has already got married. He is married to his wife named Rachel Bridges. The couple tied their knot with each other on 25th March of 1998 and from that time onward, they are together and are living their blissful life.
In addition to that, he also has three children along with his wife. As he was born in the month of March, his zodiac sign is Pisces. As he has maintained to keep his profile low, there are no more details found about his bio and his height. Besides that, he can get connected on Instagram and Twitter.