Born in London, Robinson got his start in acting after training at London's Central School of Speech and Drama. He worked extensively in theatre, making appearances in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie at the Manhattan Theatre Club, Valenti, and Wonderful Town at the Equity Library Theatre in New York, and The Tenor's Suite at the Theatre Centre in Philadelphia.
Other writing credits include the stage play Byrd's Boy, produced at the Primary Stages Theatre, New York and the novel, The Pacukliar Memories of Thomas Penman. He is also a contributor to The New Statesman and Society.
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Bruce Robinson Facts
|Occupation||Director, Actor, Writer|
|Birthday||May 1, 1946 (71)|
|Birthplace||Broadstairs, England, United Kingdom|
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