Bruce French

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Bruce French (born July 4, 1945 in Reinbeck, Iowa) is an American actor who has more than 30 years of acting credits to his name. French attended the University of Iowa and majored in speech and theatre. He is married to actress/singer Eileen Barnett. He is noted for his recurring role as Father Lonigan on the NBC daytime drama Passions. He also plays Jim Burns the wealthy neighbor of the Malloy/"Rich" family on The Riches; Jim's wife, Nina, is played by Margo Martindale.
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