Bruce Hopkins (I)

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) | The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) | Housebound (2014)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 50-60
GUILDS *
NZ Actors Equity
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Short)
EYES *
Blue
WEIGHT *
195 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone
ATHLETICS *
Surfing | Tennis | Swimming | Basketball | Golf  Less
ACCENTS *
Australian | Irish | British | French | German | New York (Bronx) | New England  Less
INSTRUMENTS *
Guitar
DANCE *
Ballet | Modern | Club/Freestyle
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Voice Over | Film | Music Video | Radio | Theater | Commercial | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting
CITIZENSHIP *
New Zealand (with valid passport) (Not authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/brucehopkins
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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    • Standing Tall (Aug 21, 2016) Auckland Grammar School Teacher  Less
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    • Walls (Feb 19, 2005) Ringbah (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Power Rangers DinoThunderPower Rangers DinoThunder (TV Series) Ruby Dragon ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Ike: Countdown to D-DayIke: Countdown to D-Day (TV Movie) U.S. Colonel at Savoy  Less 2004
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  • Primary photo for Blood CrimeBlood Crime (TV Movie) Hostage Gunman  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Being EveBeing Eve (TV Series) Mr. Crabshaw ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Mercy PeakMercy Peak (TV Series) Colin Mitford ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Lawless: Dead EvidenceLawless: Dead Evidence (TV Movie) Andy Deakin  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Lawless: Beyond JusticeLawless: Beyond Justice (TV Movie) Andy Deakin  Less 2001
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  • Primary photo for Cleopatra 2525Cleopatra 2525 (TV Series) Jake Lawson ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Xena: Warrior PrincessXena: Warrior Princess (TV Series) Barkeep / Rahl / Tegason / Termin ( 4 episodes, 1995–2000 )  Less 1995–2000 4
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  • Primary photo for This Is ItThis Is It (TV Movie) Various historical figures  Less 1999
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  • Primary photo for GreenstoneGreenstone (TV Series) Brig Officer  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Hercules: The Legendary JourneysHercules: The Legendary Journeys (TV Series) Triton / Nehemiah / Lieutenant / Jordis / Pylon ( 6 episodes, 1995–1999 )  Less 1995–1999 6
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  • Primary photo for Young HerculesYoung Hercules (TV Series) Theseus ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
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Self (5 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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  • Primary photo for Last CallLast Call (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Strongman * – Blacky Gaylene Preton
  • Hilary * – PE Teacher Great Southern Television

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • University of Otago * – Diploma in Physical Education 1978 Dunedin

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Paris Short Film Festival * – Best Actor 1998
  • LA Movie Awards * – Best Actor in Foreign Short Film 2010

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Detective in comedy Jono Project *
  • Miner in Docudrama Strongman *
  • Newspaper editor in feature film 3 Mile *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * Curriculum Vitae

    Bruce hopkins

    AGENT
    JohnsonLaird Management
    PO Box 78340, Grey Lynn 1245, Auckland, New Zealand
    Tel: +64 9 376 0882
    Email: info@johnsonlaird.co.nz

    Personal Details
    Full Name Raymond Bruce Hopkins
    Website www.brucehopkins.co.nz
    Phone +64 9 360 6194 / +64 21 573344

    Work History
    1978-1986
    Professional Dancer
    professional dancer in New Zealand & Australia. Impulse Dance Theatre
    (Wellington), Humans Veins Dance Company (Canberra Australia),
    Limbs Dance Company (Auckland) & Black Grace Dance Co.
    (Auckland)
    1986 - 1988
    Professional Theatre Actor
    Company actor with Aucklands Mercury Theatre. Romeo & Juliet,
    Westside Story, The Sound Of Music, Peter Pan, Oedipus Rex,
    Steven Berkoffs ‘East’.

    1988-2012
    FREELANCE FILM TV & THEATRE
    Toured to international festivals with physical theatre shows.
    Played title role in MacBeth

    FILMS LORD OF THE RINGS - featured role of Gamling in The Two Towers
    and Return of The King.
    Ike: Countdown to D-Day (TV movie) with Tom Selleck
    Murder in Greenwich with Christopher Meloni Dean Spanley with
    Sam Neil, Jeremy Northam, Peter O’Toole
    Jubilee with Cliff Curtis
    Savage Honeymoon
    Under The Mountain

    TELEVISION
    Xena Warrior Princess,
    Hercules The Legendary Journeys,
    Cleopatra 2525
    Various local television shows.
    2003 Best Actor in a Short Film Award at the Paris Film
    Festival
    2011 Best Foreign Supporting Actor at the Los Angeles Movie
    Awards

    TV Presenter
    Presenter on the television series Export Gold Match Fishing
    League

    Radio Show Host
    Over the last 26 yrs hosted various music and talkback radio
    shows

    Other
    Award winning Master of Ceremonies

    For a more detailed biography visit website at…www.brucehopkins.co.nz

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