Caption: Bruce Dern at event of Nebraska (2013)
Born: June 4, 1936
Star sign: Gemini
Height: 6' (1.83 m)
Known for: Nebraska (2013), Django Unchained (2012), Monster (2003), The 'Burbs (1989)
Bruce Dern was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Jean (MacLeish) and John Dern, an attorney and utility chief. His paternal grandfather, George Henry Dern, served as Governor of Utah (1925-1933) and then U.S. Secretary of War (1933-1936). His ancestry includes German, English, Scottish, and Dutch. Bruce Dern had established himself as the movies' ...