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Encyclopedia > Bruce Boxleitner
Bruce Boxleitner
Birth name Bruce William Boxleitner
Born May 12, 1950 (1950-05-12) (age 57)
Elgin, Illinois Flag of the United States United States
Spouse(s) Kathryn Holcomb
(May 1977 - 1987)
Melissa Gilbert
(January 1, 1995 - present)
Official site GilbertBoxleitner.com

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He is best known for his leading roles in the television series How the West Was Won, Scarecrow and Mrs. King, Babylon 5 (where he played the character Captain John Sheridan, commander of the Babylon 5 station), his starring roles in the films The Gambler (alongside Kenny Rogers), and Tron (in which he played the title role). He has made appearances in many other TV shows, such as Judith Krantz's Till We Meet Again and She Spies. He also reprises his Tron roles in the video game sequel Tron 2.0 and the Disney/Square Enix crossover video game Kingdom Hearts II. A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... How the West Was Won was a western television series that starred James Arness, Fionnula Flanagan, and Bruce Boxleitner. ... Scarecrow and Mrs. ... Babylon 5 is an epic American science fiction television series created, produced, and largely written by J. Michael Straczynski. ... John J. Sheridan is a lead character in the fictional universe of the science-fiction television series Babylon 5, played by Bruce Boxleitner. ... The Gambler can refer to: The Gambler (novel), by Fyodor Dostoyevsky The Gambler (Prokofiev), a 1917 opera by Sergei Prokofiev based on the novella The Gambler (comics), created in 1944, a supervillain in the DC Universe who was an enemy of the Green Lantern The Gambler (play), a 1950 drama... Kenneth Donald Kenny Rogers (born August 21, 1938, in Houston, Texas) is a prolific American country music singer, photographer, producer, songwriter, actor and businessman. ... Tron is a 1982 science fiction film starring Jeff Bridges as Kevin Flynn (and his counterpart inside the electronic world, Clu), Bruce Boxleitner as Alan Bradley (and Tron), Cindy Morgan as Lora Baines (and Yori) and Dan Shor as Ram. ... Judith Krantzs Till We Meet Again was a 1989 TV mini-series based on the Judith Krantz novel, Till We Meet Again. ... She Spies cast (right to left): Williams, Henstridge and Miller. ... Tron 2. ... “Disney” redirects here. ... SQUARE ENIX (Japanese: スクウェア・エニックス) is a Japanese producer of popular video games and manga. ... Kingdom Hearts II ) is an action role-playing game developed by Square Enix and published by Square Enix and Buena Vista Games (now Disney Interactive Studios) in 2005 for the Sony PlayStation 2 video game console. ...


Boxleitner wrote two science fiction novels with a Western setting: Frontier Earth (1999) and Searcher (2001). Science fiction is a form of speculative fiction principally dealing with the impact of imagined science and technology, or both, upon society and persons as individuals. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


On January 1, 1995, Boxleitner married on-and-off girlfriend, actress Melissa Gilbert, with whom he has a son, Michael and a stepson, Dakota Brinkman, son of actor Bo Brinkman. He has two more sons, Sam and Lee. from his previous marriage to former actress Kathryn Holcomb (now married to British actor Ian Ogilvy). His wife, Melissa Gilbert, also plays his on-screen wife Anna Sheridan, in the 1990s television show Babylon 5. is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... Melissa Ellen Gilbert (born May 8, 1964) is an American actress, writer and producer, primarily in movies and television. ... For other uses, see Actor (disambiguation). ... Ian Ogilvy as Simon Templar pictured on a reprint of an early Saint novel published to coincide with the TV series. ... Anna Sheridan is the second wife of John Sheridan on the television show Babylon 5. ... Babylon 5 is an epic American science fiction television series created, produced, and largely written by J. Michael Straczynski. ...


In 2003, Boxleitner was appointed to the Board of Governors of the National Space Society, a nonprofit, educational space advocacy organization founded by Dr. Wernher von Braun. Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A board of governors is usually the governing board of a public entity. ... National Space Society logo The National Space Society (NSS) is an international nonprofit 501(c)(3), educational, and scientific organization specializing in space advocacy. ... A non-profit organization (often called non-profit org or simply non-profit or not-for-profit) can be seen as an organization that doesnt have a goal to make a profit. ... Space advocacy is a political position that favors the exploration, utilization, and colonization of outer space. ... For other uses of von Braun, see von Braun (disambiguation). ...


In 2007, he began filming Babylon 5: The Lost Tales.


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Bruce Boxleitner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (223 words)
Bruce Boxleitner (born May 12, 1950 in Elgin, Illinois) is an American actor, best known for his leading roles in the television series How the West Was Won, Scarecrow and Mrs.
Boxleitner is married to actress Melissa Gilbert, with whom he has a son, Michael and a stepson, Dakota.
In 2003, Boxleitner was named to the Board of Governors of the National Space Society, a nonprofit, educational space advocacy organization founded by Dr. Wernher von Braun.
John and Delenn Articles: Transcript of Aug 12, 1997 Prodigy Chat with Bruce Boxleitner (3146 words)
Bruce Boxleitner (Speaker) I don't think he had a God complex as much as his fight against earth became an obsession and I think he felt it was absolutley his destiny.
Bruce Boxleitner (Speaker) It was on the brink of being canceled when TNT came like the cavalry in the last reel of an old western and saved the day.
Bruce Boxleitner (Speaker) I hope to, but I just recently learned that some of the payment might not be in place and if they don't live up to their part of the contract, I can;'t live up to mine.
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