Bruce Willis Biography
Bruce Willis, real name Walter Bruce Willis, is a famous American actor and producer. He was born on 19 March 1955 in Idar-Oberstein. He studied at the Penns Grove High School and later went to the Montclair State University where he studied drama.
Bruce has two brothers and a sister. His brother, Robert, died in 2001 due to cancer. 8 years later his father also passed away. Bruce started his TV career appearing as guest in a few TV series Miami Vice, The Verdict, and The Twilight Zone. He was then chosen for the role of David Addison Jr. for the TV series Moonlighting. With this series, he got a chance to prove his skills as a comedy actor.
In 1987, Bruce debuted in the film Blind Date. The same year he released his first solo album The Return of Bruno. He was later seen in a number of films including Die Hard, Look Who’s Talking and its sequel Look Who’s Talking Too, Hudson Hawk, Death Becomes Her, Color of Night, and several others.
Bruce Willis Net Worth
Bruce Willis net worth as of 2020 is over $300 million. Bruce’s remarkable performance in a number of films and TV series made him earn this much wealth. Today, he is considered one of the highest-paid actors in the industry. For his film The Sixth Sense he made around $14 million alone.
Bruce Willis Personal Details
|Real Name||Walter Bruce Willis|
|Date of Birth||19 March 1955|
|Place of Birth||Idar-Oberstein, Germany|
|Profession / Occupation||Actor, producer, and singer|
Bruce Willis Body Stats
|Chest Size||44 inches|
Bruce Willis Family Details
|Spouse / Wife Name||Emma Heming Willis (m. 2009), Demi Moore (m. 1987–2000)|
|Father Name||David Willis|
|Mother Name||Marlene Willis|
|Children||Rumer Willis, Tallulah Willis, Evelyn Penn Willis, Scout Willis, and Mabel Ray Willis|
|Siblings||Florence Willis, David Willis, and Robert Willis|
This is by far the biggest and highest grossing film of Bruce’s career. in the years 2000, 2001, and 2002, Bruce’s annual salary was $55 million, $70 million, and $46 million respectively.
“I’m really just a regular guy who has had an incredibly blessed life.”- Bruce Willis
Interesting Facts about Bruce Willis
- In 1987, he won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Series- Comedy or Musical for the comedy-drama series Moonlighting. He also won the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Male Performer in a New Television Program in 1986 for the same series.
- In 1999, Bruce won 2 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards for Favorite Actor- Sci-Fi and Favorite Supporting Actor- Suspense for the films Armageddon and The Seige respectively. The next year he won another Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actor- Suspense for the film The Sixth Sense.
- In 2000, he received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for Friends. A few years back he was awarded his first Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for Moonlighting.
- He has also been nominated a couple of times in the Saturn Awards, TV Land Awards, Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, and MTV Movie and TV Awards but could not win any of them.