Vance graduated from Harvard University – he earned a bachelor of arts; Here man first tried his hand as an actor in the Boston Shakespeare Company. Later, Courtney admitted to Yellen and there earned a master’s degree of Fine Arts.
Author: Ivan Matkovskiy
Bernard Vance Courtney (Courtney Bernard Vance, 12.03.1960) – American teleakter. Best known for his role as Ron Carver on the television series “Law & Order: Criminal Intent” (“Law & Order: Criminal Intent”).
Vance Born in Detroit, Michigan. His mother, Leslie, was a librarian and her father – Conroy Vance – the manager of the grocery store and the agent for the benefits. Courtney attend public day school in Detroit – a special institution to strengthen programs to prepare for university. Later, Vance graduated from Harvard University – he earned a bachelor of arts; Here man first tried his hand as an actor in the Boston Shakespeare Company. Later, Courtney admitted to Yellen and there earned a master’s degree of Fine Arts.
Vance twice nominated for “Tony”; both times – for projects that themselves received this award. The first nomination was for her role in the Pulitzer Prize, staged in August Wilson’s “Fences”(“Fences”); the second – for the title role in”Six Degrees of Separation” (“Six Degrees of Separation”) John Guara.
Even before the start of the “Law & Order: Criminal Intent”Vance had two appear in the original series”Law & Order” (“Law & Order”) – a small role in an episode of the first season and the important role in the fifth season .
The typical role of the Vance quickly brought him well-deserved recognition. The first significant role he played in the “Hamburger height” (“Hamburger Hil
l “),”Hunt for Red October”(“The Hunt for Red October”), and”The Last Supper”(“The Last Supper”). Among the most recent works of note “Wheel of Fortune”(“Cookie’s Fortune”), Robert Altman,”priest’s wife”(“The Preacher’s Wife”) Penny Marshall and”Space Cowboys,”directed by Clint Eastwood. He also took part in the independent project”Love and Death in Chicago”(“Love and Action in Chicago”) – the romantic comedy, which, by the way, Vance and produced. The docudrama Melvin and Mario Van Peebles’ Panther”Courtney played Bobby”Black Panther”Strength. From 2008 to 2009th he played a cameo role in the final season of the television series “ER” (“ER”), together with his wife, Angela Bassett.
At Vance and Bassett two children – twins Slater Josiah and Bronwyn Golden. The children were born by a surrogate mother. Courtney and Angela wrote a book about their relationship – “Friends: A Love Story” (“Friends: A Love Story”).