However, it was in Boxleitner’s four-year run for CBS’s “Scarecrow and Mrs.King”, starring opposite Kate Jackson, which endeared him to fans everywhere and made him a household name.Boxleitner was inducted into the Hall of Great Western Performers at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City in April 2012, honoring him for his illustrious career in western films. In 1999, Boxleitner authored "Frontier Earth" and in 2001, its sequel "Frontier Earth: Searcher," published by The Berkley Publishing Group.Bruce Boxleitner currently resides in Los Angeles and has three sons, Sam, Lee, and Michael.Boxleitner received his formal acting training on stage.A native mid-westerner, he is an alumnus of Chicago's prestigious Goodman Theatre.
Bruce Boxleitner currently resides in Los Angeles and has three sons: Sam, Lee and Michael.
In 1994, Boxleitner joined the cast of the popular TV series "Babylon 5" as John Sheridan, President of the Interstellar Alliance, a war hero-turned-diplomat at the helm of Earth Alliance Space Station in the year 2259. Boxleitner most recently starred with Jeff Bridges in "TRON: Legacy," the popular motion picture sequel to "TRON." The cast included Garret Hedlund and Olivia Wilde.
In addition, Boxleitner reprised his role in "TRON: Uprising" on Disney's XD TV network, his first animated television series.
Several motion pictures include “Gods and Generals” with Robert Duvall, Jeff Daniels, Stephen Lang and Mira Sorvino; “The Babe” with John Goodman and Kelly Mc Gillis; “Kuffs” with Christian Slater; and “The Baltimore Bullet” with James Coburn.
Numerous TV movie credits include “The Secret” with Kirk Douglas; “Perfect Family” with Jennifer O’Neal and Joanna Cassidy; “Double Jeopardy” with Rachel Ward, Sally Kirkland and Sela Ward; ”Passion Flower” with Barbara Hershey and Nicol Williamson; and Hallmark Channel movies, “Love’s Resounding Courage” and “Falling in Love with the Girl Next Door”; among many others.