Bruce Willis
Birthday: 1955-03-19
Walter Bruce Willis (born March 19, 1955) is an American actor. His career began on the off-Broadway stage in the 1970s. He achieved fame with a leading role on the comedy-drama series Moonlighting (1985–1989) and has since appeared in over 70 films, gaining widespread recognition as an action hero after his portrayal of John McClane in the Die Hard franchise (1988–2013) and other subsequent roles. Willis's other credits include The Last Boy Scout (1991), Pulp Fiction (1994), 12 Monkeys (1995), Last Man Standing (1996), The Fifth Element (1997), Armageddon (1998), The Sixth Sense (1999), Hart's War (2002), Tears of the Sun (2003), Hostage (2005), Lucky Number Slevin (2006), Surrogates (2009), Moonrise Kingdom (2012), Rock the Kasbah (2015) and Motherless Brooklyn (2019). As a singer, Willis released his debut album The Return of Bruno in 1987, followed by two more albums in 1989 and 2001. He made his Broadway debut in the stage adaptation of Misery in 2015. Willis has received numerous accolades during his career, including a Golden Globe, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and two People's Choice Awards. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2006.
Career History
Being Produced
Corrective Measures as Julius “The Lobe” Loeb
Detective Knight: Rogue as Det. James Knight
American Siege as Ben Watts
White Elephant as Arnold Soloman
A Day to Die as Alston
Gasoline Alley as Detective Freeman
Wrong Place as Frank
Wire Room as Shane Mueller
Vendetta as Donnie Fetter
Cosmic Sin as James Ford
Midnight in the Switchgrass as Agent Karl Helter
Deadlock as Ron Whitlock
Apex as Thomas Malone
Out of Death as Jack Harris
Fortress as Robert
Survive the Game as David
Trauma Center as Det. Wakes
Glass as David Dunn / The Overseer
Motherless Brooklyn as Frank Minna
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part as Bruce Willis (voice)
QT8: The First Eight as Self (archive footage)
Death Wish as Paul Kersey
Acts of Violence as Detective James Avery
Air Strike as Jack
Reprisal as James
First Kill as Howell
John Travolta, le miraculé d'Hollywood as Self - Actor (archive footage)
Precious Cargo as Eddie
Marauders as Hubert
Split as David Dunn (uncredited)
Extraction as Leonard Turner
Rock the Kasbah as Bombay Brian
Vice as Julian
A Good Day to Die Hard as John McClane
RED 2 as Frank Moses
G.I. Joe: Retaliation as Joe Colton
Catch.44 as Mel
Setup as Biggs
The Black Mamba as Mister Suave
His Way as Himself
Cop Out as Jimmy Monroe
RED as Frank Moses
I'm Still Here as Himself
The Expendables as Mr. Church (uncredited)
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy as Self (archive footage)
Surrogates as Tom Greer
Live Free or Die Hard as John McClane
Perfect Stranger as Harrison Hill
Planet Terror as Lieutenant Muldoon
Nancy Drew as Bruce (uncredited)
Grindhouse as Muldoon (segment "Planet Terror")
16 Blocks as Jack Mosley
Over the Hedge as RJ (voice)
The Hip Hop Project as Himself
Alpha Dog as Sonny Truelove
Lucky Number Slevin as Mr. Goodkat
Fast Food Nation as Harry Rydell
The Astronaut Farmer as Doug Masterson (uncredited)
Sin City as Det. John Hartigan
Hostage as Jeff Talley
My Date with Drew as Himself (archive footage)
The Whole Ten Yards as Jimmy Tudeski
Grand Champion as Mr. Blandford
Ocean's Twelve as Bruce Willis (uncredited)
Tears of the Sun as Lieutenant A.K. Waters
Rugrats Go Wild as Spike (voice)
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle as William Rose Bailey (uncredited)
Hart's War as Col. William A. McNamara
True West as Lee
Bandits as Joseph Blake
The Kid as Russell Duritz
Unbreakable as David Dunn
The Whole Nine Yards as Jimmy 'Tulipán' Tudeski
The Sixth Sense as Malcolm Crowe
The Story of Us as Ben Jordan
Breakfast of Champions as Dwayne Hoover
Armageddon as Harry S. Stamper
Mercury Rising as Art Jeffries
The Siege as Major-General William Devereaux
The Fifth Element as Korben Dallas
The Jackal as The Jackal
Twelve Monkeys as James Cole
Die Hard: With a Vengeance as John McClane
Four Rooms as Leo (uncredited)
Color of Night as Dr. Bill Capa
Nobody's Fool as Carl Roebuck
Pulp Fiction as Butch Coolidge
North as Narrator
Striking Distance as Det. Tom Hardy
National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 as John McClane (uncredited)
Death Becomes Her as Dr. Ernest Menville
The Player as Bruce Willis
Hudson Hawk as Eddie 'Hudson Hawk' Hawkins
The Last Boy Scout as Joe Hallenbeck
Mortal Thoughts as James Urbanski
Billy Bathgate as Bo Weinberg
Die Hard 2 as John McClane
The Bonfire of the Vanities as Peter Fallow
Look Who's Talking Too as Mikey (voice)
In Country as Emmett Smith
Look Who's Talking as Mikey (voice)
That's Adequate as Himself
Die Hard as John McClane
Sunset as Tom Mix
The Return of Bruno as Bruno Radolini
Blind Date as Walter Davis
Barbra Streisand: One Voice as Self - Audience Member (uncredited)
The Verdict as Courtroom Observer (uncredited)
Prince of the City as Extra (uncredited)
Ein Guru kommt as Extra (uncredited)
The First Deadly Sin as Man Entering Diner as Delaney Leaves (uncredited)