Graham Greene

Actor, Audio technician
Native American actor who gained fame as Kicking Bird, friend and mentor to Kevin Costner, in "Dances with Wolves" (1990). A full-blooded Oneida, Greene was born on the Six Nations Reserve in Ontario, Canada. Prior to ... Read more »
Born: 06/21/1952 in Brantford, Ontario, CA

Filmography

Actor (95)

Defiance 2005 - 2008, 2012 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

A Lobster Tale 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Chasing Shakespeare 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Gunless 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

L.A. Law 1990 - 1994, 2005 - 2008, 2012 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Longmire 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Maïna 2014 (Movie)

Mishtenapeu (Actor)

Murder, She Wrote 1992 - 1994, 2005 - 2008, 2012 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Birder 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Man on the Train 2014 (Movie)

Sado (Actor)

The War That Made America 2005 - 2008, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Host

When I Find the Ocean 2014 (Movie)

Copeland (Actor)

Winter's Tale 2014 (Movie)

Humpstone John (Actor)

Family Tree 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

From Above 2013 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Legend of Secret Pass 2009 (Movie)

(Voice)

The Twilight Saga: New Moon 2009 (Movie)

Harry Clearwater (Actor)

Breakfast With Scot 2008 (Movie)

Bud Wilson (Actor)

Comanche Moon 2007 - 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

Just Buried 2008 (Movie)

Henry Sanipass (Actor)

Christmas in the Clouds 2005 (Movie)

Earl (Actor)

Into the West 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Numb3rs 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Transamerica 2005 (Movie)

Calvin (Actor)

Mister Sterling 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Red Green Live '02 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Skins 2002 (Movie)

Mogie Yellow Lodge (Actor)

Snow Dogs 2002 (Movie)

Peter Yellowbear (Actor)

The Outer Limits 1994 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Wolf Lake 2001 - 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

First Wave 1998 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Independence Day 2001 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Lost and Delirious 2001 (Movie)

Joe Menzies (Actor)

PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal 1996 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Grey Owl 2000 (Movie)

Jim Bernard (Actor)

Poltergeist: The Legacy 1995 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Safe Harbor 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Song of Hiawatha 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Dead Innocent 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Desire 1999 (Movie)

Detective (Actor)

Secrets of Forensic Science 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Stranger in Town 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

The Green Mile 1999 (Movie)

Arlen Bitterbuck (Actor)

Bad Money 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

Heart of the Sun 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

Misery Harbour 1998 (Movie)

Burly (Actor)

Shattered Image 1998 (Movie)

Conrad (Actor)

Touched 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

Wounded 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Sabotage 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

The Education of Little Tree 1997 (Movie)

Willow John (Actor)

The Herd 1997 (Movie)

of Andrew Bahr (Voice)

Great Drives 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

500 Nations 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Voice

American Heroes & Legends 1992 - 1995 (TV Show)

Narrator

Die Hard With A Vengeance 1995 (Movie)

Joe Lambert (Actor)

The Way West 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Voice

Camilla 1994 (Movie)

Hunt Weller (Actor)

Maverick 1994 (Movie)

Joseph (Actor)

North 1994 (Movie)

Alaskan Dad (Actor)

Savage Land 1994 (Movie)

(Actor)

Squanto and the First Thanksgiving 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Narrator

Wolf: Return of a Legend 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Narrator

Benefit of the Doubt 1993 (Movie)

Calhoun (Actor)

Huck and the King of Hearts 1993 (Movie)

Jim (Actor)

Medicine River 1993 (Movie)

Will (Actor)

Rain Without Thunder 1993 (Movie)

Author on History (Actor)

Clearcut 1992 (Movie)

Arthur (Actor)

The 13th Annual ACE Awards 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Thunderheart 1992 (Movie)

Walter Crow Horse (Actor)

Dances With Wolves 1990 (Movie)

Kicking Bird (Actor)

Powwow Highway 1989 (Movie)

Vietnam Vet (Actor)

Revolution 1985 (Movie)

Ongwata (Actor)

Running Brave 1983 (Movie)

Eddie Mills (Actor)

Looks and Smiles 1981 (Movie)

Mick Walsh (Actor)

A Thief of Time (TV Show)

Actor

Arctic Adventure (TV Show)

Actor

Big Spender (TV Show)

Actor

Buffalo Dreams (TV Show)

Actor

Cooperstown (TV Show)

Actor

Coyote Waits (TV Show)

Actor

Lost in the Barrens (TV Show)

Actor

Luna: Spirit of the Whale (TV Show)

Actor

Rugged Gold (TV Show)

Actor

Spirit Rider (TV Show)

Actor

Stranger in Town (Movie)

Eddie Lister "The Creeper" (Actor)

The Broken Chain (TV Show)

Actor

The Hired Heart (TV Show)

Actor

The Last of His Tribe (TV Show)

Actor

The Pathfinder (TV Show)

Actor

The Wild Girl (TV Show)

Actor

The Wild West (TV Show)

Voice

Where the Spirit Lives (TV Show)

Actor
Producer (1)

Finding Love...Again 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)
Director (1)

Finding Love...Again 1998 (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

Native American actor who gained fame as Kicking Bird, friend and mentor to Kevin Costner, in "Dances with Wolves" (1990). A full-blooded Oneida, Greene was born on the Six Nations Reserve in Ontario, Canada. Prior to his "Dances with Wolves" success, he appeared with Al Pacino in the Revolutionary War misfire, "Revolution" (1985); co-starred with Robby Benson in "Running Brave" (1983); and played a Vietnam vet in the comedy adventure, "Powwow Highway" (1988).

Relationships

Lillian Greene

Mother

Hilary Blackmore

Wife
Married in 1994

John Greene

Father

EDUCATION

George Brown College

Toronto , Ontario

Milestones

2009

Cast in "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" as Harry Clearwater, Charlie Swan's old friend

2007

Appeared as Shylock in the Stratford Shakespeare Festival production of "The Merchant of Venice"

2005

Co-starred in Steven Spielberg's TNT miniseries, "Into the West"

2005

Played the potential love interest of a pre-operative transsexual woman (Felicity Huffman) in "TransAmerica"

2002

Cast as Peter Yellowbear in "Snow Dogs," starring Cuba Gooding Jr.

2001

Starred in the short-run CBS series, "Wolf Lake"

1999

Cast as Arlen Bitterbuck, a Native American on death row, in the Oscar-nominated, "The Green Mile"

1995

Played Detective Joe Lambert in "Die Hard with a Vengeance"

1994

Appeared in Richard Donner's Western, "Maverick"

1994

Began appearing as Mr. Crabby Tree in the children's series, "The Adventures of Dudley the Dragon"

1994

Had a recurring role on the Canadian series, "The Red Green Show," as Edgar K. B. Montrose

1992

Co-starred in "Thunderheart," with Val Kilmer

1992

Had a recurring role in CBS' "Northern Exposure" as Leonard

1990

Breakthrough role as Kicking Bird in Kevin Costner's "Dances with Wolves"; earned an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor

1985

Had a small role in "Revolution," starring Al Pacino and Donald Sutherland

1983

Earliest feature film credits include "Running Brave"

1979

Made TV debut in an episode of the Canadian drama, "The Great Detective"

First began performing in theatre in Toronto and England

Joining the cast of "Comanche Moon," Larry McMurtry's prequel to his western saga "Lonesome Dove"

Worked as an audio technician for rock bands based in Newfoundland and Labrador

Bonus Trivia

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In 1997, Greene suffered a major depressive episode, and had to be hospitalized after a failed suicide attempt. He has since spoken publicly about his battle with clinical depression.

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