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Actor Bruce Boxleitner has had a long career with well-known roles on the TV series How the West Was Won, Bring 'Em Back Alive, Scarecrow, Mrs. King, and Babylon 5. What is he up to now? Find out here!
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--DEAD OR ALIVE?--
See if you know if the following celebrities have had a visit from the "Grim Reaper":
Tough guy actor, starred in the TV series "The Wild Wild West" and "Baa Baa Black Sheep"
Played Mr. Roper on the TV series "Three's Company"
Singer/actress, starred in the movie "St. Louis Blues", appeared in "Hello Dolly" on Broadway
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Learn More About Bruce Boxleitner on Celebrity Nooz
May 12, 1950, Elgin, Illinois
CLAIM TO FAME:
He is best known for his leading role in the television series How the West Was Won.
Boxleitner was married to American actress Kathryn Holcomb from 1977 to 1987 and they have two sons together, Sam and Lee. In 1995, he married actress Melissa Gilbert. The couple separated earlier this year and the Associated Press reported in August that Gilbert had filed for divorce.
Boxleitner has had a long career in movies and television, and is well-known for starring in the TV series How the West Was Won, Bring 'Em Back Alive, Scarecrow, Mrs. King, and Babylon 5.
He also appeared on other TV shows such as the The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Gunsmoke, Judith Krantz's Till We Meet Again, Tales from the Crypt, Touched by an Angel, The Outer Limits and She Spies. He starred in The Gambler TV movie series and in the 1982 TV movie Bare Essence.
He appeared in many of the Babylon 5 films, including Babylon 5: In the Beginning (TV, 1998), Babylon 5: Thirdspace (TV, 1998), Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (TV, 1999) and the direct-to-DVD Babylon 5: The Lost Tales (2007).
Boxleitner played the title role in the original Tron, and appeared in a bunch of other films throughout his career. He played Confederate General James Longstreet in the 2003 film Gods and Generals. On television, he appeared in seasons three and four of the series Heroes, playing New York Governor Robert Malden.
Attended Prospect High School in Mount Prospect, Illinois.
Went to the Goodman Theater School of Drama of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Has written two science fiction novels with a Western setting: Frontier Earth (1999) and Searcher (2001).
Played a major role in the audio dramatization of The Great Secret, part of the Golden Age of Fiction series by L. Ron Hubbard.
Appeared in advertisements for Estee Lauder's "Lauder For Men."
In 2003, Boxleitner was appointed to the Board of Governors of the National Space Society, a nonprofit, educational space advocacy organization founded by Dr. Wernher von Braun.
WHERE IS HE NOW:
Boxleitner reprised his Tron character for the sequel Tron: Legacy and in the video game Tron: Evolution which was released alongside the movie Tron Legacy. He also provided his voice for the video game Tron 2.0, and Disney/Square Enix crossover video game Kingdom Hearts II.
In 2010, he guest starred on the television series NCIS as Vice Admiral C. Clifford Chase. He currently appears on the television series Chuck as the father of Devon Woodcomb.
He is set to voice his Tron character again in the upcoming animated series Tron: Uprising.
WRITE TO BRUCE BOXLEITNER:
P.O. Box 5513
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Video Clips of Bruce Boxleitner:
Strange Page - Tron Legacy
2012 TRON: Uprising (TV series) (filming)...Tron (voice)
2011 Chaos (TV series) ...Ray Bishop
2011 Tron: The Next Day (short)...Alan Bradley
2011 51 Col. Martin
2011 Love's Everlasting Courage (TV movie)...Lloyd
2010 Tron: Evolution (Video Game)...Tron (voice)
2010 TRON: Legacy...Alan Bradley / Tron
2010 NCIS (TV series)...Vice Admiral C. Clifford Chase
2010 Shadows in Paradise...Cpt. Dyer
2010 Lego Atlantis (TV movie)...Captain Ace Speedman
2008-2009 Heroes (TV series)...Robert Malden
2009 Transmorphers: Fall of Man (video)...Officer Hadley Ryan
2008-2009 Chuck (TV series)...Dr. Woody Woodcomb
2008 Dead Space: Downfall (video)...Colin Barrow (voice)
2008 Aces 'N' Eights (TV movie)...D.C. Cracker
2007 Bone Eater (TV movie) ...Sheriff Evans
2007 Sharpshooter (TV movie)...Sheriff Garner
2007 Babylon 5: The Lost Tales (video)...John Sheridan
2007 Kingdom Hearts II: Final Mix+ (Video Game)...Tron (voice: English version)
2007 Cold Case (TV series)...Huck Oberland
The Good-Bye Room
2007 Pandemic (TV movie)...Kenneth Friedlander
2006 Mystery Woman: Wild West Mystery (TV movie)...Clint
2006 Double Cross (TV movie)...James
2006 Falling in Love with the Girl Next Door (TV movie)...Frank Lucas
2005 Kingdom Hearts II (Video Game)...Tron (voice: English version)
2005 King of the Lost World...Lt. Challenger
2005 Commander in Chief (TV series)...Tucker Baynes
2005 Young Blades (TV series)...Captain Duval / Captain Martin Duval
2005 A Killer Upstairs (TV movie)...Detective Bruning
2005 Detective (TV movie)...Ketledge
2005 Legion of the Dead...Sheriff Jones
2005 Crossing Jordan (TV series)...Foster Eldridge
2004 Tron 2.0: Killer App (Video Game)...Tron (voice) / Alan Bradley (voice)
2004 Saving Emily (TV movie)...Gregory
2004 Life in the Balance...Eric Johnson
2004 They Are Among Us (TV movie)...Hugh
2004 Snakehead Terror...Sheriff Patrick James
2003 She Spies (TV series)...The Chairman
2003 TRON 2.0 (Video Game)...Alan Bradley (voice)
2003/I Silence...Agent Nicholas Preston
2003 Killer Flood: The Day the Dam Broke (TV movie)...Mr. Walker
2003 Gods and Generals...Lt. Gen. James Longstreet
2002 Hope Ranch (TV movie)...J.T. Hope
2002 Perilous (TV movie)...Judd
2002 Contagion...President Howard
2000 Twice in a Lifetime (TV series)...Dr. Goode / Ray Patterson
Fallen Angel (2000)
2000 The Outer Limits (TV series)...Senator Wyndom Brody
2000 The Perfect Nanny...Dr. Robert Lewis
1999 Dead Man's Gun (TV series)...Frank Santee
1999 Free Fall...Mark Ettinger
1999 Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (TV movie)...John J. Sheridan
1994-1998 Babylon 5 (TV series)...Capt. John Sheridan / President John Sheridan / Capt. John J. Sheridan / â?¦
1998 Touched by an Angel (TV series)...Scott Tanner
1998 Babylon 5: Thirdspace (TV movie)...Capt. John J. Sheridan
1998 Babylon 5: In the Beginning (TV movie)...John J. Sheridan (also archive footage)
1996 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV series)...Mr. Mahar
Me and My Hormones
1995 Zoya (TV movie)...Clayton Andrews
1994 Gambler V: Playing for Keeps (TV movie)...Billy Montana
1994 Wyatt Earp: Return to Tombstone...Sam, Sheriff of Cochise County
1994 Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (TV movie) ...Davis Healy
1994 The Maharaja's Daughter (TV mini-series)...Patrick O'Riley
1993 House of Secrets (TV movie)...Dr. Frank Ravinel
1993 Flight from Justice (TV movie)...Michael Shafer
1992 Double Jeopardy (TV movie)...Jack Hart
1992 Perfect Family (TV movie)...Allan Bodine
1992 The Secret (TV movie)...Patrick Dunmore
1992 The Babe...Jumpin' Joe Dugan
1992 Kuffs...Brad Kuffs
1991 Tales from the Crypt (TV series)...Winton Robbins
1991/I Diplomatic Immunity...Cole Hickel
1991 Murderous Vision (TV movie)...Detective Kyle Robeshaw
1990 Sporting Chance (TV movie)...Eddie Dillon
1989 Till We Meet Again (TV mini-series)...Jock Hampton
1989 The Road Raiders (TV movie)...Charlie
1989 From the Dead of Night (TV movie)...Peter Langford
1988 The Town Bully (TV movie)...Robert Doniger
1988 Red River (TV movie)...Matthew Garth
1983-1987 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV series)...Lee Stetson
1987 Angel in Green (TV movie)...Captain William Wicker
1987 Passion Flower (TV movie)...Larry Janson
1987 Kenny Rogers as The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues (TV movie)...Billy Montana
1986 Louis L'Amour's Down the Long Hills (TV movie)...Scott Collins
1983 Kenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure Continues (TV movie)...Billy Montana
1982-1983 Bring 'Em Back Alive (TV series)...Frank Buck
1983 I Married Wyatt Earp (TV movie)...Wyatt Earp
1982 Bare Essence (TV movie)...Chase Marshall
1982 TRON...Alan Bradley / Tron
1981 Fly Away Home (TV movie)
1981 East of Eden (TV mini-series)...Charles Trask
1980 Kenny Rogers as The Gambler (TV movie)...Billy Montana
1980 The Baltimore Bullet...Billie Joe Robbins
1980 Wild Times (TV mini-series)...Vern Tyree
1979 The Last Convertible (TV mini-series)...George Virdon
1979 How the West Was Won (TV mini-series)...Luke Macahan
1978 Happily Ever After (TV movie)...Jack
1977 Murder at the World Series (TV movie)...Cisco
1977 How the West Was Won (TV mini-series)...Luke Macahan
1976 Kiss Me, Kill Me (TV movie)...Douglas Lane
1974-1976 Hawaii Five-O (TV series)...Cam Farraday / Kevin Caulder / Paul Colburn
1976 The Macahans (TV movie)...Seth Macahan
1976 Baretta (TV series)...Dom
The Left Hand of the Devil
1975 Sixpack Annie...Bobby Joe
1975 Police Woman (TV series)...Ed Krohl
1975 Gunsmoke (TV series)...Toby Hogue
1975 A Cry for Help (TV movie)...Richie Danko
1974 The Chadwick Family (TV movie)...Danny
1973 Mary Tyler Moore (TV series)...Rick Welch
I Gave at the Office
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--Answers to DEAD OR ALIVE--
Born: 03/24/1924 Died: 12/14/1998
Born: 03/29/1918 Died: 08/17/1990
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