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I've heard that in his new book, Things I've Said, But Probably Shouldn't Have: An Unrepentant Memoir , he describes why his prestigious family disowned him over a typo in the New York Times.
Anyone has a more detailed story? intrigued184.108.40.206 21:59, 2 February 2007 (UTC)
Bruce Durn was avid cross country and distance runner
Bruce Durn was avid cross country and distance runner who was known for his flag shorts (a US and Southern flag). He often ran for the L. A. Striders. I use to run with him or against him from 1963-1967. I barely beat him in the Rosmont Hills 10,000 meters cross country in 1966. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 220.127.116.11 (talk) 12:40, 11 March 2010 (UTC)
- Yes, I was surprised that his endurance running wasn’t mentioned anywhere in the article; I remember reading a story that while filming I think it was "The Great Gatsby", unlike his co-stars he used to decline the studio car to take him from the location to his hotel in central London, and would run back. Given his abilities, and the London rush-hour traffic, he often beat his colleagues in the cars… Jock123 (talk) 16:43, 27 May 2010 (UTC)
Bruce Dern's Godmother: Correction
Eleanor Roosevelt was NOT his godmother, as it states. In this interview he says he met her, visiting Hydr Park, but she is not is godmother and he is unsure where that rumor comes from.
http://live.huffingtonpost.com/r/segment/bruce-dern-on-nebraska-alexander-payne-and-aging/529e48a1fe34442cb7000126 — Preceding unsigned comment added by 18.104.22.168 (talk) 04:36, 5 January 2014 (UTC)
Please view Bruce dern's interview with Travis smiley. In this interview he explains in detail his real relationship with mrs. Roosevelt. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 22.214.171.124 (talk) 07:45, 18 January 2014 (UTC)
SBIFF Modern Master Award
On February 8, 2014, the Santa Barbara International Film Festival awarded Bruce Dern the Modern Master Award.