Brad Douri is a television and film actor from the United States. The actor rose to fame with his portrayal of Billy Babbitt. He played iconic roles such as Voice of Chucky, Younger Brother in Ragtime, Grima Wormtongue and many more. In numerous films, the actor collaborated with filmmaker Werner Herzog.
The actor portrays characters who are strange or insane. He is a passionate artist who has shaved his eyebrows for a helping of Wormtongue. Screen Actors Guild Awards were presented to the artist.
|celebrated name:||Brad Douri|
|Real name/Full name:||Brad Claude Dourif|
|Age:||72 years old|
|Date of birth:||March 18, 1950|
|Birthplace:||Huntington, West Virginia, United States|
|Height:||5 ft 9 in|
|Sexual orientation:||Straight ahead|
|Wife/husband (name):||Janet Stephanie|
|Children/Children (son and daughter):||Yes (Fiono Dourif and Kristina Dourif Tanoue)|
|Is Brad Dourif gay?:||no|
|Net worth in 2022:||$8 million|
Brad Dourif Biography
Brad Douri was born on March 18, 1950 in Huntington, West Virginia, USA. Joan Mavis Felton and Jean Henri Dourif are the painters of the parents. His mother was an actress while his father was an art collector. Joan owned and ran a paint factory. William C. Campbell, a golfer, is the actor’s stepfather.
The paternal grandfather immigrated to the United States from France and founded the Standard Ultramarine and Color Company. Fountain Valley School in Colorado Springs, Colorado, was where the actor went to school. Brad graduated in 1968. He performed at the Fountain Valley Film Festival in 1969.
The artist studied at Marshall University before dropping out. Actress Conchata Ferrell advised Brad to take up acting in New York City.
Brad Dourif’s Age, Height and Weight
Brad Douri was born on March 18, 1950 and is 72 years old as of 2022. His height is 1.85 m and he weighs 70 kg.
The actor joined the Huntington Community Players. At the same time, he entered Marshall University. Brad trained with Meisner in New York City. He worked with Marshall Mason and Lanford Wilson at Circle Repertory Company. During the 1970s, he appeared in numerous off-Broadway productions, including The Ghost Sonata, The Doctor Despite Himself and When are You Comin’ Back, Red Ryder? Milos Forman recognized the actor.
In 1975, Forman cast Brad in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. He hadn’t worked on stage in three decades. The actor was cast with Amanda Plummer in The Two-Character Play. The play began on June 10, 2013 and ended on September 29, 2013.
Split, a low-budget film in which the actor appeared, was never released. In 1975, he appeared in WW and Dixie Dancing. Vincent Canby named him on his list of 12 actors to watch in 1981. In 1978 he worked in the eyes of Laura Mars. The actor has appeared in a number of films including The Exorcist III, Death Machine, Alien Resurrection and others. Brad played Sheriff Lee Brackett in Halloween II and Halloween in 2007. He collaborated with his daughter Fiona Dourif on Curse of Chucky and Cult of Chucky.
The actor played Grima Wortongue in the Lord of the Rings trilogy. In 1987, he appeared as a supporting actor in such films as Fatal Beauty, Mississippi Burning, Hidden Agenda, London Kills Me and Sinner. Scream of Stone, The Wild Blue Yonder, Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans, and My Son, My Son, What Have You Done? were among the projects he worked on with director Werner Herzog.
Achievements and Awards
In 1976 he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. Brad received Golden Globe nominations in 1976. Brad received BAFTAs in 1977. He was nominated for an Academy Award for science fiction, fantasy and horror films in the United States.
Brad Dourif’s net worth in 2022
Brad Dourif’s net worth is $8 million as of July 2022. The actor amassed his fortune by appearing in movies, television shows and music videos. Brad’s acting abilities are known all over the world. After three decades, the artist returned to Broadway. He went five times while filming the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
In addition to performing, he teaches acting and directing at Columbia University in New York. Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for the gifted actor. Brad Douri is an accomplished Hollywood actor. The artist passes on his acting abilities to future generations.
Brad Dourif Wife, Marriage
The actor married Kristina for the first time. Brad married actress Joni for the second time. Fiona Dourif is his daughter from his marriage to Joni.