NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: Musician Bruce Springsteen performs on stage at the New York Comedy Festival and the Bob Woodruff Foundation's 9th Annual Stand Up For Heroes Event on November 10, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science)

Bruce Springsteen is expanding his IMDb profile by appearing in the new film Broken Poet.

Directed by Emilio Ruiz BarrachinaBroken Poet chronicles the story of fictional singer-songwriter Jake Lion, who’s played by musician Elliott Murphy, who also co-wrote the film. Patti Scialfa also appears in the film as well. A trailer for the film can be viewed below.

This is Springsteen’s first acting role since appearing in the Netflix series Lilyhammer in 2014, which starred E Street Band member Steven Van Zandt.


Trailer of the movie "Broken Poet". Directed by Emilio J Ruiz and starring Elliott Murphy, Joana Preiss, Michael O'Keeffe, Marisa Berenson, Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa.

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