Beau Bridges

Beau Bridges

actor, director, producer

Beau Bridges was born on Dec 09, 1941 in USA. Beau Bridges's big-screen debut came with No Minor Vices directed by Lewis Milestone in 1948, strarring Bertram (uncredited). Beau Bridges is known for The Coldest Case directed by Matt Luem, Aaron Paul stars as Billy Harney and Nathalie Emmanuel as Kate Fenton. Beau Bridges has got 12 awards and 40 nominations so far. The most recent award Beau Bridges achieved is Gold Derby Awards. The upcoming new movie Beau Bridges plays is A Christmas Mystery which will be released on Nov 24, 2022.

Beau Bridges was born in Hollywood, and is the son of actor Lloyd Bridges and his wife, who was his college sweetheart, Dorothy Dean Bridges. Born just two days after the attack on Pearl Harbour, he was delivered by candlelight because of a power blackout. Named Lloyd Vernet Bridges III, his parents immediately started calling him Beau after Ashley Wilkes' son in Autant en emporte le vent (1939), a book they were reading at the time. His younger brother, actor Jeff Bridges, was born in 1949 and a sister, Cindy Bridges, the following year.Although only 5'10", Beau played basketball for UCLA his freshman year. The following year he transferred to the University of Hawaii, but dropped out to pursue acting and got his first major role in 1967. During his first marriage to Julie Landifield, they adopted Casey Bridges and then had Jordan Bridges. He and his second wife, Wendy Treece Bridges, have three children from this marriage: Dylan Bridges (born 1985); Emily Bridges, (born 1987) and Ezekiel Jeffry Bridges.Beau likes to play guitar and collects Native American percussion instruments. He also loves the ocean, including swimming and surfing. He is also active in environmental causes and handgun control.

  • Birthday

    Dec 09, 1941
  • Place of Birth

    Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
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Known For


12 wins & 40 nominations

Gold Derby Awards
Comedy Guest Actor
Winner - Gold Derby TV Award
Grammy Awards
Best Spoken Word Album
Winner - Grammy
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