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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
1 In 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.
2 Sean'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.
3 Sean 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.".
4 Sean wrote, produced and starred in "Paradise Falls" in 1997 which won Best Picture Awards at 6 film festivals.
5 Son is Jackson Bridgers.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
And Then I Go 2017 post-production Little Kid's Dad
Get Shorty 2017 filming Louis
Snake Heel 2016 Short post-production Leonard
Elsie Hooper 2016 Short Ridley Hooper
Rectify 2013-2016 TV Series Trey Willis
The Magnificent Seven 2016 Fanning
Free State of Jones 2016 Will Sumrall
The Whole Truth 2016 Arthur Westin
Midnight Special 2016 Fredrick
Legs 2015 Ford
Blue 2015/I Sheriff Hawkes
Trumbo 2015 Jeff Krandall
Room 2015/I Old Nick
The Edge of the Woods 2015 Short Abe
Dark Places 2015 Runner Day
The Best of Me 2014 Tommy Cole
Jug Face 2013 Dawai
The Birthday Present 2012 Short
The Graveyard Feeder 2012 Short Burke Sawyer
Raising Hope 2011-2012 TV Series Jack
Hart of Dixie 2011 TV Series Leon Mercy
Blood on My Name 2011 Short Thomas
The Woman 2011/I Chris Cleek
True Blood 2010 TV Series Big Bobby
Justified 2010 TV Series Virgil Corum
The Mentalist 2010 TV Series Ranger Tisdale
Lie to Me 2009 TV Series Harold Clark
Private Practice 2008-2009 TV Series Frank Dawson
Bones 2009 TV Series John Collins
Cold Storage 2009/I
Saving Grace 2009 TV Series Carl Lafong
House Rules 2009 TV Movie Cameron Drummer
A Night at the Zoo 2008 Short Donny
Witless Protection 2008 Norm
12 Miles of Bad Road 2008 TV Series Lyle Hartsong
Jake's Closet 2007 Peter
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2007 TV Series Art Schuster
Cold Case 2006 TV Series Ty Sugar
Criminal Minds 2006 TV Series James Charles
Deadwood 2004-2006 TV Series Johnny Burns
3: The Dale Earnhardt Story 2004 TV Movie Neil Bonnett
Apple Jack 2003 Short Les Danyou
Sweet Home Alabama 2002 Eldon
Lullaby 2002/I Diesel
Clover Bend 2002 Tyler
Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family 2000 TV Series Brian
After Diff'rent Strokes: When the Laughter Stopped 2000 TV Movie Robert
ATF 1999 TV Movie Smitty
Legacy 1998-1999 TV Series William Winters
Carolina Low 1997 Henry Bancroft
Close to Danger 1997 TV Movie Donna's Date
The Killing Secret 1997 TV Movie Aaron Clemens
Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden 1996 TV Movie Teen #1 (Jeff)
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored 1995 Mr. Bob
Murderous Intent 1995 TV Movie Dennis
American Gothic 1995 TV Series Deputy #1 / Policeman #1
Her Deadly Rival 1995 TV Movie as Sean Bridges
Death in Small Doses 1995 TV Movie Mr. Carter
Nell 1994 Mike Ibarra
Getting In 1994 Dumpster Hunter (as Sean Bridges)
Road-Kill U.S.A. 1993 Josh
Scattered Dreams 1993 TV Movie
Children of the Corn II: The Final Sacrifice 1992 Jedediah
Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story 1991 TV Movie Ralph Welch (as Sean Bridges)

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Birthday Present 2012 Short co-director
A Night at the Zoo 2008 Short

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Night at the Zoo 2008 Short written by
Carolina Low 1997

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Night at the Zoo 2008 Short producer
Carolina Low 1997 producer

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
L.A. Noire 2011 Video Game motion capture performer: Other characters
Al Swearengen Audition Reel 2008 Video short consultant

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Making of The Woman 2012 Video short Himself
13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2007 TV Special Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Best Supporting Orlando Film Festival Best Supporting Performance Blue (2015)
2011 Special Award Toronto After Dark Film Festival Best Leading Actor The Woman (2011)
1998 Southeastern Media Award Atlanta Film Festival Paradise Falls (1997) · Nick Searcy

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2011 Fright Meter Award Fright Meter Awards Best Actor The Woman (2011)
2007 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series Deadwood (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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