Originally from Vancouver, where he began his acting career on stage with The Vancouver Shakespeare Festival, and The Vancouver Playhouse among others, Bruce moved to Montreal to attend the prestigious National Theatre School of Canada. Upon graduating and thoroughly in love with Montreal he set about making it his home and has not looked back.
His theatre credits are numerous and varied from the experimental to musicals. Highlights include the title role in Geordie Productions much praised tour of Billy Bishop Goes to War which earned him standing ovations from coast to coast, and most recently "Seeds" the much lauded national touring production for Porte Parole and Crows Theatre. Bruce will also be in "Watershed" another Crows/Porte Parole coprod commissioned for the Pan Am games in Toronto in July 2015.
His film career started with John Hamilton's The Myth of the Male Orgasm in which he garnered unanimous praise for his portrayal of Jimmy Ruvinsky in the often-aired Canadian classic.Television credits include guest starring roles in Highlander,Cold Squad,Largo Winch, and Lassie, among others. Bruce has also had recurring roles in series such as Live Through This for M.T.V. and YTV's Mental Block.The Sleep Room, Barnum, "Killer Wave" And "They Are Among Us" are just a few of the T.V. movies and miniseries in which he has appeared.
Fluently bilingual, Bruce has also enjoyed success en français, most notably as "Simon'' in the final season of the hugely popular Chambres en Ville, and on the french stage playing Mathias in Theatre du Jean Duceppe's acclaimed production of "Tres Chere Mathilde." Most recently Bruce can be seen as Dr. Christian Lennox in "Toi et Moi" on Radio Canada.
When not in front of the camera Bruce lends his considerable vocal talents to a variety of zany characters behind the microphone including the roles of Binky and Dad in the four time Emmy award winning series Arthur. He is also the english voice of the wildly popular Tetes A Claques, and has voiced numerous games most recently "Deus Ex" for Eidos and is a regular for Ubisoft having played Paul Revere and Robespierre in the Assassins Creed series. He is in constant demand in dubbing and narration studios and in advertising circles with a reputation for versatility,and for delivering the big laughs!
UDA / ACTRA / CAEA
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