Bret has been acting professionally for over 25 years and has performed on stage in 37 states. He comes to Chicago having grown up in Montana where he received his BFA in Drama at the University of Montana. Later he earned an MFA in Theatre at Wayne State University where he was awarded Detroit's best actor by the Detroit News in 1996 for his work as the title character in Pericles. Bret has done over 100 performances on Broadway of the musical Rock of Ages. His Chicago credits include: The Iceman Cometh and Ah, Wilderness at the Goodman Theatre; Juius Caesar, Henry V, and Othello at Chicago Shakespeare; and ENRON and The Price at TimeLine Theatre Company. Film and television credits include Mind Games (ABC), Chicago PD (NBC), and Keep the Change with Jack Palance (a TBS television movie).