Born in Canada, he graduated from high school in Zurich, Switzerland. Also, he is one of the stars of the show, John From Cincinnati, and plays Mitch Yost. He won a 1995 Gemini award in Canada for his television performance in Road to Avonlea, a Gemini nomination for The Little Kidnappers and a Genie nomination for his work in Atom Egoyan's Exotica. His breakthrough role was as a regular star of the popular St. Elsewhere series, playing Dr. Seth Griffin during the 1986-88 seasons. He has been a regular on many other series, including Knots Landing and Nowhere Man. Bruce Greenwood starred as John F. Kennedy in the feature film Thirteen Days and was seen as Madonna's husband in Swept Away. He has appeared in numerous pictures, among them Deja Vu, 8 Below, Racing Stripes, I Robot, Capote, Hollywood Homicide, Ararat, Below, Exotica, The Sweet Hereafter, The Water Giant, The Core, Rules of Engagement, Double Jeopardy, Father's Day and Passenger 57 to name a few.
Greenwood studied at the University of British Columbia and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.… Expand