Bradford Claude "Brad" Dourif (born March 18, 1950) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor, voice artist, and comedian who played Gediman in the 1997 film Alien Resurrection. Other notable films Dourif has appeared in include One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Dune (1984), Child's Play (1988), Mississippi Burning (1988) and The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002). Aside from his work in film, Dourif has had an extensive career in both television and stage.

Dourif has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest) and has won a Golden Globe and a BAFTA.


Year Title Notes
1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
W. W. and the Dixie Dancekings Uncredited
1977 Group Portrait with a Lady
1978 Eyes of Laura Mars
1979 Wise Blood With Harry Dean Stanton
1980 Heaven's Gate With William H. Burton, Jr. and John Hurt
1981 Ragtime With Colette Hiller, Al Matthews and Stuart Milligan
1984 Dune With Henry Kingi
1985 Istanbul
Impure Thoguhts
1986 Blue Velvet
1987 Fatal Beauty With Rubén Blades and Paulo Tocha
Medium Rare
1988 Child's Play
Mississippi Burning
1989 Sonny Boy
1990 Horseplayer
Spontaneous Combustion
Grim Prairie Tales: Hit the Trail... to Terror
The Exorcist III
Child's Play 2
Hidden Agenda
Graveyard Shift
1991 Murder Blues
Body Parts Directed by Eric Red
Jungle Fever
Scream of Stone
London Kills Me
Child's Play 3 With John Cann
1992 Final Judgement
Critters 4
1993 Amos & Andrew With Thomas Rosales, Jr.
1994 A Worn Path
Color of Night With Rubén Blades and Lance Henriksen
Death Machine
1995 Phoenix With Leland Orser
Murder in the First
1996 Sworn to Justice
A Step Toward Tomorrow
1997 Best Men With George Christy
Jamaica Beat
Alien Resurrection
1998 Senseless With Jenette Goldstein
Urban Legend
Bridge of Chucky
Brown's Requiem
Playing Patti With Raymond Cruz
1999 Interceptor Force
The Storytellers
The Diary of the Hurdy-Gurdy Man
Silicon Towers
2000 The Prophecy 3: The Ascent
Cypress Edge
Shadow Hours With Thomas Rosales, Jr.
2001 Soulkeeper With Robert Davi
The Ghost
2002 The Calling
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers With Ian Holm
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King[1] With Ian Holm
The Box
2004 The Hazing
El Padrino With Gary Busey
Seed of Chucky
2005 Drop Dead Sexy
The Wild Blue Yonder
2006 Pulse
2007 Sinner
The Wizard of Gore
The List
Halloween With Pat Skipper and Danny Trejo
2008 The Boneyard Collection
Born of Earth
Humboldt County
Touching Home
Lock and Roll Forever
2009 Halloween II
Bad Lieutenant
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
Chain Letter
2010 Junkyard Dog
Fading of the Cries
Death and Cremation
2011 Priest
Few Options
Catch .44
2012 Avarice
Last Kind Words
2013 Gingerclown With Lance Henriksen
Curse of Chucky
Blood Shot With Lance Henriksen
2014 The Control Group
2015 Rosemont

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  1. Dourif's appearance in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King was cut from the theatrical release, but later reinstated in the Extended Edition
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