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Sean Bridgers

Biography

Performed the role of Johnny Uses up over the HBO series, Deadwood and acquired roles in motion pictures such as for example Sweet House Alabama and THE GIRL. He was motivated to do something after viewing Robert Duvall in Sensitive Mercies when he was 14 years of age. He wrote, created and starred in Heaven Falls in 1997, which gained Best Picture Honours at 6 film celebrations. His kid, Jackson Bridgers provides acted in assignments on Justified and Deadwood. He co-starred on Deadwood with Timothy Olyphant.

Quick Facts


Full Name Sean Bridgers
Date Of Birth March 15, 1968
Place Of Birth North Carolina
Profession TV Actor
Nationality American
Spouse Rachel Bridgers
Children Jackson Bridgers, Kate Bridgers
Parents Sue Ellen Bridgers, Ben Bridgers
Nominations Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Movies Room, The Magnificent Seven, Free State of Jones, The Woman, Jug Face, The Whole Truth, Midnight Special, Dark Places, Sweet Home Alabama, The Best of Me, Witless Protection, Nell, Jake's Closet, Children of the Corn: The Final Sacrifice, Getting In, Clover Bend, Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden, Murderous Intent, A.T.F., Apple Jack, Scattered Dreams, The Edge of the Woods, Cold Storage, The Killing Secret, Thank You for Your Service, The Birthday Present, Road Kill, Paradise Falls, House Rules, Dimension Z, Blue
TV Shows Rectify, Deadwood, Get Shorty, Midnight, Texas
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#Fact
1In high school, Sean set several school records as quarterback and played sports in addition to the time he spent on stage. At the time of his graduation, he was a 4-letter athlete. What were his sports? Football, baseball, basketball, and cross-country. In California, Sean spends time coaching high school football.
2Sean's mother, Sue Ellen Bridgers, has published 7 novels. His father, Ben Bridgers, was the tribal attorney for the Cherokee Indian tribe; and has published a memoir and books of poetry.
3Sean and business partner Michael Hemschoot formed Travelin' Productions and have produced and directed two short films: "A Night at the Zoo" and "The Birthday Present." Travelin' Productions are developing a feature film set in the post-Civil War era called "Arkansas Traveler.".
4Sean wrote, produced and starred in "Paradise Falls" in 1997 which won Best Picture Awards at 6 film festivals.
5Son is Jackson Bridgers.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
And Then I Go2017post-productionLittle Kid's Dad
Get Shorty2017filmingLouis
Snake Heel2016Short post-productionLeonard
Elsie Hooper2016ShortRidley Hooper
Rectify2013-2016TV SeriesTrey Willis
The Magnificent Seven2016Fanning
Free State of Jones2016Will Sumrall
The Whole Truth2016Arthur Westin
Midnight Special2016Fredrick
Legs2015Ford
Blue2015/ISheriff Hawkes
Trumbo2015Jeff Krandall
Room2015/IOld Nick
The Edge of the Woods2015ShortAbe
Dark Places2015Runner Day
The Best of Me2014Tommy Cole
Jug Face2013Dawai
The Birthday Present2012Short
The Graveyard Feeder2012ShortBurke Sawyer
Raising Hope2011-2012TV SeriesJack
Hart of Dixie2011TV SeriesLeon Mercy
Blood on My Name2011ShortThomas
The Woman2011/IChris Cleek
True Blood2010TV SeriesBig Bobby
Justified2010TV SeriesVirgil Corum
The Mentalist2010TV SeriesRanger Tisdale
Lie to Me2009TV SeriesHarold Clark
Private Practice2008-2009TV SeriesFrank Dawson
Bones2009TV SeriesJohn Collins
Cold Storage2009/I
Saving Grace2009TV SeriesCarl Lafong
House Rules2009TV MovieCameron Drummer
A Night at the Zoo2008ShortDonny
Witless Protection2008Norm
12 Miles of Bad Road2008TV SeriesLyle Hartsong
Jake's Closet2007Peter
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2007TV SeriesArt Schuster
Cold Case2006TV SeriesTy Sugar
Criminal Minds2006TV SeriesJames Charles
Deadwood2004-2006TV SeriesJohnny Burns
3: The Dale Earnhardt Story2004TV MovieNeil Bonnett
Apple Jack2003ShortLes Danyou
Sweet Home Alabama2002Eldon
Lullaby2002/IDiesel
Clover Bend2002Tyler
Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family2000TV SeriesBrian
After Diff'rent Strokes: When the Laughter Stopped2000TV MovieRobert
ATF1999TV MovieSmitty
Legacy1998-1999TV SeriesWilliam Winters
Carolina Low1997Henry Bancroft
Close to Danger1997TV MovieDonna's Date
The Killing Secret1997TV MovieAaron Clemens
Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden1996TV MovieTeen #1 (Jeff)
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored1995Mr. Bob
Murderous Intent1995TV MovieDennis
American Gothic1995TV SeriesDeputy #1 / Policeman #1
Her Deadly Rival1995TV Movie as Sean Bridges
Death in Small Doses1995TV MovieMr. Carter
Nell1994Mike Ibarra
Getting In1994Dumpster Hunter (as Sean Bridges)
Road-Kill U.S.A.1993Josh
Scattered Dreams1993TV Movie
Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice1992Jedediah
Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story1991TV MovieRalph Welch (as Sean Bridges)

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Birthday Present2012Short co-director
A Night at the Zoo2008Short

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Night at the Zoo2008Short written by
Carolina Low1997

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Night at the Zoo2008Short producer
Carolina Low1997producer

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
L.A. Noire2011Video Game motion capture performer: Other characters
Al Swearengen Audition Reel2008Video short consultant

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Making of The Woman2012Video shortHimself
13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2007TV SpecialHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015Best SupportingOrlando Film FestivalBest Supporting PerformanceBlue (2015)
2011Special AwardToronto After Dark Film FestivalBest Leading ActorThe Woman (2011)
1998Southeastern Media AwardAtlanta Film FestivalParadise Falls (1997)· Nick Searcy

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2011Fright Meter AwardFright Meter AwardsBest ActorThe Woman (2011)
2007ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesDeadwood (2004)· Jim Beaver
· Powers Boothe
· W. Earl Brown
· Dayton Callie
· Brian Cox
· Kim Dickens
· Brad Dourif
· Anna Gunn
· John Hawkes
· Jeffrey Jones
· Paula Malcomson
· Gerald McRaney
· Ian McShane
· Timothy Olyphant
· Molly Parker
· Leon Rippy
· William Sanderson
· Brent Sexton
· Bree Seanna Wall
· Robin Weigert
· Titus Welliver


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