Person Details

Birthday: 1941-12-09 10:10:53

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Hollywood, California, USA

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Movie Involvements: 105

TV Involvements: 32


Most Famous Work

Biography

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.

Most Famous Work

Stargate SG-1
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8

Stargate SG-1

(1997) Hank Landry
White Collar
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8

White Collar

(2009) Agent Kramer
Homeland
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8

Homeland

(2011) Vice Président Ralph Warner
Stargate Atlantis
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8

Stargate Atlantis

(2004) Major General Henry Landry
The Closer
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8

The Closer

(2005) Detective George Andrews / Georgette
The Fugitive
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7

The Fugitive

(1963) Larry Corby
Brothers and Sisters
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7

Brothers and Sisters

(2006) Nick Brody
Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theatre
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6

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 N/A
Adolphus Hass
2020 Mr. Carlton
The Teacher/Movie Director
Himself
N/A
Robbie Walton Sr.
Alfred
Dad
Edmund DeGuilles
2019 Ted
Himself
2018 Stan
Larry Michaels
Michael D'Angelo
Alan Pape
2017 Self
Walter
2016 Roy Wheeler
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
Jeffrey Knight
Mr. Reed
2015 Ron Butz
Roy Gilbert
2014 Sheriff Scaley Briggs (voice)
Paul
Coach
2013 Tom Miller
Sheriff Robert Brogden Jr.
Benjamin Goodwin
2012 Self
Clint Perrkins
Bob Gault
Dr. Raymond Fontaine
2011 Vice Président Ralph Warner
Cousin Hugh
Frank Walker
Leonard Franklin
N/A
2010 Dr. Graham
Logan Young
Gus Grisby
Chris White
Rocky
2009 Agent Kramer
2008 BB Hensley
Major General Hank Landry
Maj. Gen. Henry Landry
2007 Gary Gordon
Voice 'Aftermath'
Dean Burton Strauss
2006 Colonel Muller
Dr. Dorian
Nick Brody
Paul Hollister
Harvey Bellinger
2005 Carl Hickey
Detective George Andrews / Georgette
Stephen Hoxie
Steven
Marty Rance
Lieutenant Thacker (voice)
Doctor / Lieutenant Thacker (voice)
2004 N/A
Mr. Lee
N/A
John Bork
Major General Henry Landry
Hank Landry
Paul Hollister
2003 Herman Prentiss, Interrogator
N/A
2002 Derek
Daniel Sullivan
Michael Mulvaney, Sr.
2001 N/A
Mario's Dad
Professor Alan Aisling
2000 Nick
Omar Duvall
Tom Gage
N/A
G.W. Nethercott
Father Leon
1999 P.T. Barnum
E. K. Hornbeck
Daddy Weed
1998 Don Preston
N/A
Hayden Adams (voice)
Judge Bob Gibbs
Don Preston
1997 Don Preston
Bud Nesbitt
Hank Landry
Gov. Jim Farley
1996 Matt Cushman (uncredited)
Bill Januson
Charles Johnson
Mr. Richard Phillips
Self
Clel Waller
Allan Grant / Allan Grey
1995 Richard Nixon
Dr. Simon Kress
N/A
Narrator
1994 Dr. Allan Roy Dafoe
Dr. Martin Fairbanks
Tom Thielman
1993 Dave Hart
Terry Harper
Dr. Norman Grayson
Colonel Thomas A. Parker
1992 Jerry Gabrewski
1991 Jack Perkins
John Morden
James Brady
1990 Arnold Zimmerman
Orville
Gerry Green
1989 Sam Woods
Frank Baker
Dr. Martin Fairbanks
Police Cheif Richard Czech
Capt. Keene
Jack Grant
John Alder
1988 John Eden
1987 Joe Jennings
Sam Wayburn
1986 Hank Tilby
Thad Taylor
Bruce Gordon
1985 Unicorn
Teddy Shearing
Randy Claggett
1984 Mr. Win Berry
Frank Powell
1983 Connie Kalitta
1982 Leonard Vole
Jack Hansen
Ray Johnson
Guenter Wetzel
1981 Duane Hansen
1980 Bruce McBride
Richard Chapin
1979 Toby Felker
Philippe / Louis XIV
Sonny
1978 Stubby Pringle
Ben Morton
Harry Faversham
1977 Hutch
1976 Mike Ramsay
Major Folly
Jesse
1975 Dick Buek
Self - Co-Host / Various
Dr. Steve Drucker
1974 Johnny
Chris Schroeder
Young Benjamin Franklin
1973 Charlie
Frederick Ingham
1972 Paul Reis
Billy Breedlove
1971 Cane
1970 N/A
Elgar Enders
Adam
1969 Ben Harvey
1968 Tim Austin
1967 Pfc. Felix Teflinger
N/A
Matt Howell
1966 N/A
1965 Fred
Jerry Foley
N/A
N/A
1963 Jay Bartlett
Pat Knowland
Larry Corby
Gary Keller
Brandon Drood
1962 Orville Putnam
1961 Stephen
N/A
Bob Colby
1960 N/A
N/A
1959 Billy Johanson
1958 N/A
1956 Cpl. Moss
1955 Jason
1951 N/A
Obie - Boy at Train Station (uncredited)
1949 N/A
Beau
1948 Bertram (uncredited)
Theodore 'Teddy' Shearing
N/A
Don Emerson Sr.
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2020 Writer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2020 Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Directing


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