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Bruce Campbell

Mostly Credited As: Bruce Campbell
Sometimes Credited As: Pete Perkinson
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Birth Name: Bruce Lorne Campbell
Date Of Birth: June 22, 1958 (Age 56)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Birmingham, Michigan
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Bruce Campbell


Bruce Lorne Campbell was born on June 22nd 1958, in Royal Oak, Michigan. He had three brothers of which he was the youngest. Bruce Campbell took an interest in acting when he was 8 and his father was performing at a local theater. Bruce made his acting Debut, playing the Prince in 'Roger and Hammersteins The King and I' When he was 14. He then performed in more Roger and Hammerstein plays in local theaters. He also picked up an interest in directing. In 1975 He met Sam Rami (Today a director) in his drama class. He and Bruce filmed about 50 super-8 movies together. He attended Western Michigan University and took theater courses. In 1979, Bruce Campbell and Sam Rami decided to go into pro film making. They showed one of their super-8 movies, within the woods to potential investors and managed to raise $350000 to make the first 'Evil Dead' movie. Since then Bruce Campbell and Sam Rami has worked on many movies, Bruce being more an actor and Sam the Director. They made 2 evil dead sequels which made Bruce Campbell become well known for his catchy one liners in these movies. Bruce is considered a B-movie god, and while he has had some small roles on well known movies and television series, his main roles have been in movies which are lesser known to the public. He has starred in such T.V series as 'The Jack of all trades' and 'The adventures of Brisco County Jr.' Bruce Campbell also has written 2 books, an autobiography: "If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a B movie actor" and "Make Love the Bruce Campbell way" He has been very successful for someone not very well known.

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TV Appearances

Main cast 
Burn Notice (2007)As: Sam Axe
Jack of All Trades (2000)As: Jack Stiles / The Daring Dragoon
The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. (1993)As: Brisco County Jr.
Episode Cast Credits 

Psych (2006) 
  A Nightmare On State Street 08x09: (Mar/19/2014) As Dr. Ashford N. Simpson 

Face Off (2011) 
  Mummy Mayhem 04x09: (Mar/12/2013) As Himself 

1600 Penn (2012) 
  Skip the Tour 01x06: (Feb/21/2013) As Doug Gilchrist 

El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera (2007) 
  Burritos Little Helper/Crouching Tigre, Hidden Dragon 01x16: (Nov/02/2007) Voiced  The Industrialist 

The Replacements (2006) 
  The Truth Hurts / Jumping Mad 01x04: (Sep/16/2006) Voiced  Uncle Phil 

Robot Chicken (2005) 
  Dragon Nut 02x05: (Apr/30/2006) Voiced  Himself 

Attack Of The Show! (2005) 
  Attack of the Con! (Dec/23/2005) As Himself 
  Attack of the VIP! (Dec/19/2005) As Himself 
  Bruce Campbell, Micro NES Controller, Chris Gore 01x43: (Jun/07/2005) As Himself 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Bruce Campbell, Melinda Clarke, Flight of the Concordes 01x152: (Sep/13/2005) As Himself 

Megas XLR (2004) 
  Battle Royale 01x02: (May/08/2004) Voiced  Magnanimous 

My Life as a Teenage Robot (2003) 
  Daydream Believer / This Time With Feeling 01x11: (Nov/21/2003) Voiced  Himcules 

Charmed (1998) 
  Witch Way Now? 04x22: (May/16/2002) As Agent Jackman 

The Legend of Tarzan (2001) 
  Tarzan and One Punch Mullargan 01x28: (Oct/04/2001) Voiced  Max Liebling 

Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1994) 
  Hercules, Tramps & Thieves 06x05: (Nov/06/1999) As Autolycus 
  Just Passing Through 05x14: (Feb/13/1999) As Autolycus 
  For Those of You Just Joining Us 05x09: (Jan/09/1999) As Rob Tapert 
  Genies and Grecians and Geeks, Oh My 05x04: (Oct/24/1998) As Autolycus 

Xena: Warrior Princess (1995) 
  Takes One To Know One 04x19: (May/01/1999) As Autolycus 
  The Key To The Kingdom 04x10: (Jan/16/1999) As Autolycus 
  A Tale of Two Muses 04x06: (Nov/07/1998) As Autolycus 
  Vanishing Act 03x20: (May/09/1998) As Autolycus 

The X-Files (1993) 
  Terms of Endearment 06x07: (Jan/03/1999) As Wayne Weinsider 

Timecop (1997) 
  The Future, Jack, the Future 01x09: (Jul/18/1998) As Agent Tommy Maddox 

Weird Science (1994) 
  I Dream of Gene 05x01: (Jan/05/1997) As Gene, [Special Guest Stars]

Ellen (1994) 
  Splitsville, Man 04x03: (Oct/02/1996) As Ed Billik 
  A Deer Head for Joe 04x02: (Sep/25/1996) As Ed Billik 

Homicide: Life on the Street (1993) 
  Justice (2) 04x14: (Feb/23/1996) As Jake Rodzinsky 
  Justice (1) 04x13: (Feb/16/1996) As Jake Rodzinsky 

American Gothic (1995) 
  Meet the Beetles 01x06: (Oct/20/1995) As Lt. Jack Drey 

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) 
  ... We Have a Lot to Talk About 03x01: (Sep/17/1995) As Bill Church Jr. 
  Whine, Whine, Whine 02x21: (May/14/1995) As Bill Church Jr. 

Ship to Shore (1993) 
  Siege Perilous 02x23: (Nov/15/1994) As Horse Rider 

Knots Landing (1979) 
  Say Uncle 09x07: (Nov/05/1987) As Joel Benson 
Crew Credits

Show Crew


Jack of All Trades (2000)• Co-Executive Producer

Episode Crew


Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1994) (Credited in 7 episodes from this show) 
 
Show all 7 episode crew credits
Full Circle 06x08 Nov/27/1999 As: Director
Revelations 05x22 May/22/1999 As: Director
Stranger and Stranger 05x13 Feb/06/1999 As: Director
Redemption 05x11 Jan/23/1999 As: Director
For Those of You Just Joining Us 05x09 Jan/09/1999 As: Director
Xena: Warrior Princess (1995) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Key To The Kingdom 04x10 Jan/16/1999 As: Director
The King of Assassins 03x08 Nov/17/1997 As: Director
Trivia

Is known for the line 'Workshead' After in Evil Dead 2. The sound was not synchronised with the lips and he really is not saying anything when the workshead sound comes on.

Kurt Russell asked Bruce Campbell for an autograph during the filming of 'Escape from L.A'

He has a scar on his chin from when he fell off a swing as a child.

He got the lead role in 'Adventures Of Brisco County Jr' by doing a backflip in the auditioning office.

His favourite movie is 'Bridge on the River Kwai'

Bruce Campbell's favourite food is hot Grape Nuts cereal with honey and cinnamon

Bruce's entire Family: brother: Don Campbell daughter: Rebecca Campbell father: Charlie Campbell half-brother: Michael Campbell mother: Joanne Campbell son: Andy Campbell

Bruce Campbell wrote the introduction to 'Guy Pumpkinhead' a comic book written in 1998.

During the filming of Evil Dead Sam Rami accidentally crashed into Bruce Campbell with a Motorbike, giving Bruce a broken jaw.

Bruce tried out for the lead role in the film The Phantom(1996). He got as far as the screen test, but the part was eventually given to Billy Zane

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