Chris Bruno

CHRIS BRUNO

Mini Biography

 

Currently filming A Remarkable Life 

 

Chris Bruno actor is best known for his role as Sheriff Walt Bannerman on the USA Network television series The Dead Zone.

Soon after college graduation, Bruno joined the cast of NBC‘s Another World as Dennis Carrington Wheeler and was nominated for a Soap Opera Award for Outstanding Newcomer. After Another World, he was cast as Michael Delaney on ABC‘s All My Children. Bruno spent some time as a stand up comedian in the years following his soap opera stints and landed several guest-starring spots on the sitcoms The Nanny, Jesse and Suddenly Susan. In 2001, he was cast as Walt Bannerman in USA Network‘s sci-fi drama The Dead Zone, the premiere of which was the highest-rated cable television series premiere at that time. In the series’ fifth season, Bruno’s directorial debut was the episode “Independence Day,” which was dedicated in memory of his mother, Nancy M. Bruno, who died of cancer He also starred opposite Anthony Hopkins in the 2005 Roger Donaldson film The World’s Fastest Indian, which according to Bruno was “one of the most exciting jobs” he’s ever done.

In 2009 he appeared in 2 episodes of Prison Break and then appeared in the television movie Prison Break: The Final Break He voiced Jack Slate in the 2002 video game Dead to Rights.