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Bruce Willis

American actor, producer, and musician

Walter Bruce Willis (born March 19, 1955 in Idar-Oberstein, Germany) is an American actor and film producer.[1] His mother was German; his father was American. He became famous in the late 1980s. He has remained one of Hollywood's biggest stars, mostly for his role as Lt. John McClane in the Die Hard series.[2] Willis was married to actress Demi Moore and they had three daughters before their divorce in 2001.[3] They were married for thirteen years. He has received many awards and honors in his career. Willis supports the United States armed forces and has been a spokesman several times.

Bruce Willis
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Bruce Willis on June 28, 2006
Walter Bruce Willis

(1955-03-19) March 19, 1955 (age 64)
Idar-Oberstein, State of Rhineland-Palatinate, West Germany
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Other namesW.B. Willis
Bruno Radolini
Years active1979-present
Notable work
David Addison in Moonlighting
John McClane in the Die Hard series
Butch Coolidge in Pulp Fiction
James Cole in Twelve Monkeys
RJ in Over The Hedge
Harry S. Stamper in Armageddon
Dr. Malcolm Crowe in The Sixth Sense
Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski in The Whole Nine Yards and The Whole Ten Yards
John Hartigan in Sin City
Spike the Dog in Rugrats Go Wild!
Gabe Asparagus; the train conductor in A Ride of a Lifetime on the What If Express
Spouse(s)Demi Moore
(m. 1987-2000, divorced)
Emma Heming (m. 2009-present)
Partner(s)Brooke Burns (2004)
ChildrenRumer, Scout, Tallulah
Parent(s)David and Marlene Willis
AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor - Drama Series
1987 Moonlighting
Outstanding Guest Actor - Comedy Series
2000 Friends
Golden Globe Awrd for Best TV Actor - Comedy/Musical
1987 Moonlighting

Some of his best-known movies are Die Hard, The Player, Pulp Fiction and Sin City.


  1. "Bruce Willis". TV Guide. Retrieved 22 February 2016.
  2. "Bruce Willis Biography". Rotten Tomatoes. Flixster. Retrieved 22 February 2016.
  3. "Bruce Willis Biography". Bio/A&E Television Network, LLC. Retrieved 22 February 2016.

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