Bruce Greenwood Biography

Updated On Aug 05, 2019 Published On Jan 07, 2017
Facts of Bruce Greenwood
Date of Birth: 1956 , August-12
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 6 Feet
Name Bruce Greenwood
Birth Name Stuart Bruce Greenwood
Father Hugh John Greenwood
Mother  Mary Sylvia
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City  Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, Canada
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $10 million
Married Yes
Married to Susan Devlin
Children Breana Chloe Greenwood
Divorce No
Education University of British Columbia and American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Movies National Treasure: Book of Secrets and Kingsman: The Golden Circle Thirteen Days, Star Trek
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Bruce Greenwood is a Canadian actor and producer well known as Stuart Bruce Greenwood.  He is known for his work in the American president in Thirteen DaysNational Treasure: Book of Secrets and Kingsman: The Golden Circle and for his role as Captain Christopher Pike in J. J. Abrams's Star Trek.

Early life

Bruce was born on 12th August 1956 in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, Canada to his mother Mary Sylvia, a nurse who worked in an extended care unit, and Hugh John Greenwood, a Vancouver-born geophysicist, and professor at Princeton University.

Bruce CAPTION: Bruce Greenwood SOURCE: Memory Alpha

Greenwood graduated from University of British Columbia and American Academy of Dramatic Arts. He belongs to White Ethnicity and holds Canadian Nationality.


After graduating from University of British Columbia and American Academy of Dramatic Arts he was seen in a passing role in a feature film and later he shifted to L.A. to try his luck in Hollywood.

Stuart debuted in acting career from Bear Island in 1979 and later he appeared in many Blockbuster Movies like Star Trek, starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, and Leonard Nimoy, I-Robot, featuring Will Smith and Bridget Moynahan, Double Jeopardy, The Core, Thirteen Days, Eight Below, Firehouse Dog and many other. 

Greenwood won several awards and trophy for his sensational acting skills like acting and was well known for his role as the President of America. Greenwood has appeared in many hit TV shows as well.

Personal life

Greenwood along with his successful career enjoys the lovely relationship with his wife. He married his longtime girlfriend Susan Devlin in 1985.

The couple without any mishaps of divorce in their relationship shares a daughter Breana Chloe Greenwood.

Net worth

As of 2018, Stuart Bruce Greenwood is estimated to have a net worth of $10 million.

Bruce Greenwood facts on timeline

As Technicain Tommy Bear Island


A UN expedition of scientist from different countries come to barren Artic Bear Island. Their main mission was to save the climate and natural disasters. They face many problems while going to the Island. A scientist from all over the world has common agenda to save the world.

Best Performance Gemini Award


Won a Gemini for best performance by an actor in a Guest Role for his performance of celeb stakes in Avonlea. Bruce was also nominated for a Gemini for Best Performance by an Actor in Supporting Role for his performance of Dr.Willem Hoof in The Little Kidnappers.

As Detective Charlie Harrisson The Servants of Twiglight


The Servants of Twilight is a novel by bestselling American suspense author Dean Koontz about Single parent Christine Cavallo and her young son Joey. Harrison traces. As Detective Charlie Harrison he later appeared in the famous The Servants of Twilight.

Vince The Captive


The Captive is a remake of Queen of the Night and Captive is a 2014 Canadian thriller film directed by Atom Ego, Co- written with David Fraser. The film has a nonlinear presentation the only context differentiates the current scenes from the flashback. 

Best Ensemble Cast Star Trek


The Boston Society of Film Critics is an organization of film reviewed from Boston, Massachusetts, United States, based Publication. The BSFC was formed in 1981 to make “Boston’s unique critical award for the contribution of people to the Arts and Cinema. Bruce later held Best Ensemble Cast award for his Star Trek appearance presented to him by BSFC.

Won Satellite Awards


He won the Best performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role: Drama- Thirteen Days. It is a 2000 American historical drama thriller directed by Rigger Donaldson dramatizing Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962. The story is based on the cold war era.

Bob Grangerford Huckleberry Finn and His Friend


Directed by Jack B Hively and Ken Jubenvill, this miniseries was broadcast in many countires such as Germany, Uk, Australia, Canada, South Africa, Venezula and many other latin American nations. The series was reshown many times during 1980 to early 1990s and has grown somewhat of a cult following. Bruce became the voice of Bob Grangerfordin the famous series.

Mad Men played role of Richard Burghoff


Bruce appeared as Burghoff in Mad Men in 1960. Through Mad Men could not be as successful as it was expected to be it received 15 Emmys and Five Golden Globes. The movie was critically acclaimed for its writing and authenticity in acting.

Born in Canada

August 12 , 1956

Bruce Greenwood well known Canadian actor was born on 12th August 1956 in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, Canada. His father name is Hugh John Greenwood and mother Mary Sylvia. Bruce has siblings too. He belongs to White Ethnicity and holds Canadian Nationality.  

Married Susan Devlin


Bruce Greenwood married his longtime girlfriend Susan Devlin in 1985. The couple are together and free from mishaps. They even share a daughter Breana Chloe Greenwood.

Current Net worth


Famed for his incrdible acting, Bruce is blessed with successful career along with massive earnings. As of 2018, his net worth is estimated to be $10 million.