Bruce Altman

Actor, Teacher
This reliable supporting actor has appeared in a handful of successful films in the 1990s, mostly as the leading man's best pal. He got his start onstage, though; the Bronx native acted in such off-off-Broadway shows as ... Read more »
Born: 07/03/1955 in Bronx, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (76)

C Street 2016 (Movie)

Governor Empire (Actor)

Madoff 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

Miracles From Heaven 2016 (Movie)

Dr. Burgi (Actor)

Odd Mom Out 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Touched With Fire 2016 (Movie)

Donald (Actor)

Madam Secretary 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Mr. Robot 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Shelter 2015 (Movie)

Peter (Actor)

Show Me a Hero 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Elementary 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Rob The Mob 2014 (Movie)

Gotti Prosecutor (Actor)

The Black Box 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Odd Way Home 2014 (Movie)

James Richards (Actor)

Blue Bloods 2010 - 2011, 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Delivery Man 2013 (Movie)

Mass Action Attorney (Actor)

Person of Interest 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Arbitrage 2012 (Movie)

Chris Volger (Actor)

Big Miracle 2012 (Movie)

Chief of Staff (Actor)

I Just Want My Pants Back 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Kilimanjaro 2012 (Movie)

Milton (Actor)

Damages 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Suits 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Sitter 2011 (Movie)

Jim Griffith (Actor)

Modern Family 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

One Life to Live 1967 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

Past Life 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Royal Pains 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Solitary Man 2010 (Movie)

Dr. Steinberg (Actor)

The Good Wife 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Bride Wars 2009 (Movie)

Simmons (Actor)

Don't Fade Away 2009 (Movie)

Dennis Sheldrake (Actor)

It's Complicated 2009 (Movie)

Ted (Actor)

Law & Order 1990 - 1991, 1993 - 1996, 2000, 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Peter and Vandy 2009 (Movie)

Dad (Actor)

The Skeptic 2009 (Movie)

Dr Koven (Actor)

Deception 2008 (Movie)

Lawyer #1 (Actor)

National Lampoon's Bag Boy 2008 (Movie)

Norman (Actor)

New Amsterdam 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

12 and Holding 2006 (Movie)

Coach Gilmore (Actor)

Running Scared 2006 (Movie)

Dez (Actor)

They're Just My Friends 2006 (Movie)

Frank Gibbs (Actor)

Rescue Me 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Matchstick Men 2003 (Movie)

Dr Klein (Actor)

Changing Lanes 2002 (Movie)

Joe Kaufman (Actor)

Law & Order: Criminal Intent 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Sopranos 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Get Well Soon 2001 (Movie)

Barry (Actor)

L.I.E. 2001 (Movie)

Marty Blitzer (Actor)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Now and Again 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Girl, Interrupted 1999 (Movie)

Professor Gilcrest (Actor)

Rituals and Resolutions 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Object of My Affection 1998 (Movie)

Dr Goldstein (Actor)

Cop Land 1997 (Movie)

Counselor Burt Handel (Actor)

Feds 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Dear Diary 1996 (Movie)

Griffin (Actor)

To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday 1996 (Movie)

Paul Wheeler (Actor)

Touched By an Angel 1990 - 1991, 1995 - 1996 (Tv Show)

Actor

Rescuing Desire 1995 (Movie)

Ralph (Actor)

The Wright Verdicts 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Vibrations 1995 (Movie)

(Actor)

Quiz Show 1994 (Movie)

Gene (Actor)

The Cosby Mysteries 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

The Paper 1994 (Movie)

Carl (Actor)

Mr. Jones 1993 (Movie)

David (Actor)

Mr. Wonderful 1993 (Movie)

Mr Wonderful (Actor)

Rookie of the Year 1993 (Movie)

Jack Bradfield (Actor)

Glengarry Glen Ross 1992 (Movie)

Mr. Spannel (Actor)

My New Gun 1992 (Movie)

Irwin (Actor)

Regarding Henry 1991 (Movie)

Bruce (Actor)

Game Change (TV Show)

Actor

Nothing Sacred (TV Show)

Actor

Recount (TV Show)

Actor

The Great Defender (TV Show)

Actor

White Mile (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

This reliable supporting actor has appeared in a handful of successful films in the 1990s, mostly as the leading man's best pal. He got his start onstage, though; the Bronx native acted in such off-off-Broadway shows as "The Brick and the Rose," "Liverpool Fantasy," "Romeo and Juliet" and "The Sea Gull" in the early 80s while earning degrees from SUNY Albany and the Yale School of Drama. Simultaneously, Altman earned a living teaching at an alternative high school in Manhattan.

Relationships

Anna Altman

Daughter
Born c. 1990

Darcy McGraw

Wife
Has taught at Yale Law School

EDUCATION

HB Studio

New York , New York

State University of New York, Albany

Albany , New York

William Esper Studio

New York , New York

School of Drama, Yale University

New Haven , Connecticut 1990

Milestones

2010

Co-starred in the thriller "The American," starring George Clooney

2006

Cast in Michael Cuesta's sophomore feature "Twelve and Holding"

2001

Had a supporting turn as the distracted father of a troubled teenager in "L.I.E."; Michael Cuesta's directorial debut

1997

Cast in the ABC drama series "Nothing Sacred"

1991

Film debut, "Regarding Henry"

1985

TV-movie debut, "Our Family Honor" (ABC)

Appeared in 15 off-off-Broadway shows in 1980s while studying with Geraldine Page, Bill Esper, Herbert Berghof, William Hickey and Lloyd Williamson

Appeared in the ABC soap "One Life to Live"

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