- Wrote and acted in 1997's Paradise Falls, which won awards at the Atlanta Film Festival, the Hollywood Film Awards, and WorldFest Charleston.
- Son Jackson Bridgers acted with him in two separate series: Deadwood and Justified.
- Won Best Actor award at the Toronto After Dark Film Festival for his star turn in The Woman.
- In 2012, he wrote and directed a short film, The Birthday Present, starring his daughter Kate.
- Started an independent film production company, Travelin' Productions, with friend Michael Hemschoot.