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Bruce Willis

1955-03-19 Idar-Oberstein, Germany

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An American actor and producer. His career began in television in the 1980s and has continued both in television and film since, including comedic, dramatic, and action roles. He is well known for the role of John McClane in the Die Hard series. Willis was born in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany, the son of a Kassel-born German, Marlene, who worked in a bank, and David Willis, an American soldier. Willis is the eldest of four children. At the premiere for the film Stakeout, Willis met actress Demi Moore. They married on November 21, 1987 and had three daughters before the couple divorced on October 18, 2000. Since the divorce he has dated models Maria Bravo Rosado and Emily Sandberg; he was engaged to Brooke Burns until they broke up in 2004 after ten months together. He married Emma Heming on March 21, 2009.


Wanted 2 David Dunn 2030-12-31
Glass David Dunn / The Overseer 2019-01-18
10 Minutes Gone Rex 2019-09-30
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part Himself (voice) 2019-01-26
Motherless Brooklyn Frank Minna 2019-11-01
Acts of Violence Detective James Avery 2018-01-12
Death Wish Paul Kersey 2018-03-02
Air Strike Jack 2018-10-26
Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis Himself 2018-07-29
Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross & Dave Attell Himself 2018-11-27
Reprisal James 2018-08-31
First Kill Howell 2017-07-21
Split David Dunn (uncredited) 2017-01-20
Once Upon a Time in Venice Steve 2017-06-16
Precious Cargo Eddie 2016-04-22
Guzelbahce Terror Tom 2016-03-13
Marauders Hubert 2016-07-01
Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 2016-12-20
Vice Julian 2015-01-16
Rock the Kasbah Bombay Brian 2015-10-23
Extraction Leonard Turner 2015-12-18
Altman 2014-08-01
The Prince Omar 2014-08-22
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Hartigan 2014-08-22
B.B. King: The Life of Riley 2014-05-21
RED 2 Frank Moses 2013-07-19
G.I. Joe: Retaliation Joe Colton 2013-03-29
Bruce Willis - Warum die Legende niemals stirbt Himself 2013-03-21
A Good Day to Die Hard John McClane 2013-02-14
The Expendables 2 Church 2012-08-17
The Cold Light of Day Martin 2012-09-06
Looper Old Joe 2012-09-28
Moonrise Kingdom Captain Sharp 2012-05-25
Fire with Fire Mike Cella 2012-08-31
Lay the Favorite Dink Heimowitz 2012-12-07
Catch.44 Mel 2011-12-09
Setup Biggs 2011-11-04
The Black Mamba 2011-09-21
Warren Ellis: Captured Ghosts Himself 2011-11-01
His Way Himself 2011-03-04
The Expendables Mr. Church 2010-08-03
RED Frank Moses 2010-10-14
Cop Out Jimmy Monroe 2010-02-26
I'm Still Here Himself 2010-09-10
Surrogates Tom Greer 2009-09-25
Shine a Light 2008-02-07
Assassination of a High School President Principal Kirkpatrick 2008-01-17
What Just Happened Himself 2008-10-17
Perfect Stranger Harrison Hill 2007-04-19
Grindhouse Muldoon (segment "Planet Terror") 2007-04-06
Live Free or Die Hard John McClane 2007-06-27
Planet Terror Lieutenant Muldoon 2007-04-06
Nancy Drew Bruce (uncredited) 2007-06-15
Vanity Fair: Killers Kill, Dead Men Die The Gumshoe 2007-01-01
16 Blocks Jack Mosley 2006-03-03
Alpha Dog Sonny Truelove 2006-01-27
Tony Bennett: An American Classic Himself 2006-11-21
The Astronaut Farmer Col. Doug Masterson (uncredited) 2006-10-15
Hammy's Boomerang Adventure RJ (voice) 2006-10-17
The Hip Hop Project Himself 2006-04-27
Fast Food Nation Harry Rydell 2006-05-16
Over the Hedge RJ (voice) 2006-05-19
Lucky Number Slevin Mr. Goodkat 2006-04-07
Hostage Jeff Talley 2005-03-11
Sin City Det. John Hartigan 2005-04-01
Genius. A Night for Ray Charles Himself 2004-10-07
Grand Champion Mr. Blandford 2004-08-27
The Whole Ten Yards Jimmy "Tulipán" Tudeski 2004-04-09
Ocean's Twelve Bruce Willis (uncredited) 2004-12-10
Tears of the Sun Lieutenant A.K. Waters 2003-03-07
Rugrats Go Wild Spike 2003-06-13
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle William Rose Bailey 2003-06-27
Hart's War Col. William A. McNamara 2002-02-15
True West Lee 2002-05-28
The Art of Action: Martial Arts in the Movies Himself - Interviewee 2002-06-01
The Making of 'Unbreakable' Self 2001-06-19
Bandits Joshep Blake 2001-10-12
The Whole Nine Yards Jimmy "Tulipán" Tudeski 2000-02-18
The Kid Russell Duritz 2000-07-07
Unbreakable David Dunn 2000-11-22
Breakfast of Champions Dwayne Hoover 1999-02-13
The Sixth Sense Malcolm Crowe 1999-08-06
The Story of Us Ben Jordan 1999-10-13
成龍的傳奇 Himself (archive footage) 1998-07-17
Mercury Rising Art Jeffries 1998-04-03
Armageddon Harry S. Stamper 1998-07-01
The Siege Major-General William Devereaux 1998-11-06
The Hamster Factor and Other Tales of Twelve Monkeys Himself 1997-01-01
The Fifth Element Korben Dallas 1997-05-09
The Jackal The Jackal 1997-11-14
Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Muddy Grimes (voice) 1996-12-15
Last Man Standing John Smith 1996-09-20
Die Hard: With a Vengeance John McClane 1995-05-19
Twelve Monkeys James Cole 1995-12-29
Four Rooms Leo 1995-12-25
North Narrator 1994-07-22
Pulp Fiction Butch Coolidge 1994-10-14
Color of Night Dr. Bill Capa 1994-08-19
Nobody's Fool Carl Roebuck 1994-12-23
National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 Man Whose Caravan Is Attacked 1993-02-04
Striking Distance Det. Tom Hardy 1993-09-17
Death Becomes Her Dr. Ernest Menville 1992-07-30
The Player Himself 1992-04-03
Billy Bathgate Bo Weinberg 1991-11-01
Hudson Hawk Eddie 'Hudson Hawk' Hawkins 1991-05-23
The Last Boy Scout Joe Hallenbeck 1991-12-12
Mortal Thoughts James Urbanski 1991-04-19
The Bonfire of the Vanities Peter Fallow 1990-12-21
Look Who's Talking Too Mikey (voice) 1990-12-14
Die Hard 2 John McClane 1990-07-02
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary Himself 1989-09-24
Look Who's Talking Mikey (voice) 1989-10-13
In Country Emmett Smith 1989-09-15
That's Adequate Himself 1989-01-01
Sunset Tom Mix 1988-04-29
Die Hard John McClane 1988-07-15
The Return of Bruno Bruno Radolini 1987-02-17
Blind Date Walter Davis 1987-03-27
Barbra Streisand: One Voice Audience 1986-12-27
Moonlighting Two-Part Pilot David Addison 1985-03-03
The Verdict Courtroom Observer 1982-12-08
Prince of the City Extra (uncredited) 1981-08-19
The First Deadly Sin Man Entering Diner as Delaney Leaves (uncredited) 1980-10-03
Ein Guru kommt Extra (uncredited) 1980-12-08
Cornerman Cus D'Amato
McClane John McClane