Hart Bochner

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Hart Bochner
Born Hart Matthew Bochner
(1956-10-03) October 3, 1956 (age 57)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Hart Matthew Bochner (born October 3, 1956) is a Canadian film actor, screenwriter, director, and producer.

Early life[edit]

Bochner was born in Toronto, Ontario, the son of Ruth (née Roher), a concert pianist, and actor Lloyd Bochner.[1] His family is Jewish.[2]

Career[edit]

Bochner appeared in such films as Islands in the Stream (1977), Breaking Away (1979), Terror Train (1980), Rich and Famous (1981), Supergirl (1984), Die Hard (1988) and Apartment Zero (also 1988). He played antagonist Niles Pender in the 1990 fantasy film Mr. Destiny. In the late 1990s, Bochner starred opposite Susan Sarandon in Anywhere But Here (1999) and then appeared in Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000).

On television, Bochner had a key role as Byron Henry in the 1988 ABC miniseries War and Remembrance. More recently, he starred as Zach, boyfriend of Molly Kagan (Debra Messing), on USA Network's short-lived series The Starter Wife (2008).

Among the films he has directed are PCU and High School High.

Bochner is a board member of the Environmental Media Awards.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "On The Air". Drummondville Spokesman. 1950-03-24. p. 4. Retrieved 2010-08-29. 
  2. ^ "Births". Canadian Jewish Review. 1954-08-06. p. 11. Retrieved 2010-08-29. 

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