Bruce Willis

19 Mar 1955

Actor, Producer

Walter Bruce Willis, better known as Bruce Willis, is 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.

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Filmography (94 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Reprisal
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as James)
(movie, 2018)
···Death Wish
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Paul Kersey)
(movie, 2018)
···Acts of Violence
Genre: Action, Crime
Role: Actor (as Detective James Avery)
(movie, 2017)
···First Kill
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Police Chief)
(movie, 2017)
···Once Upon a Time in Venice
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Steve)
(movie, 2017)
···Split
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as David Dunn (uncredited))
(movie, 2016)
···Precious Cargo
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Eddie)
(movie, 2016)
···Marauders
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Hubert)
(movie, 2015)
···Die Hardest
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as John McClane)
(movie, 2015)
···Extraction
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Leonard Turner)
(movie, 2015)
···Rock the Kasbah
Genre: Comedy, Music, War
Role: Actor (as Bombay Brian)
(movie, 2014)
···The Prince
Genre: Thriller, Action
Role: Actor (as Omar)
(movie, 2014)
···Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Hartigan)
(movie, 2014)
···Altman
Role: Actor
(movie, 2013)
···RED 2
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank Moses)
(movie, 2013)
···G.I. Joe: Retaliation
Genre: Adventure, Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Joe Colton)
(movie, 2013)
···A Good Day to Die Hard
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John McClane)
(movie, 2012)
···Lay the Favorite
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Dink Heimowitz)
(movie, 2012)
7.4Looper
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Old Joe)
(movie, 2012)
···The Cold Light of Day
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Martin)
(movie, 2012)
···Fire with Fire
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mike Cella)
(movie, 2012)
5.5The Expendables 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Church)
(movie, 2012)
···Moonrise Kingdom
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Captain Sharp)
(movie, 2011)
···Catch .44
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mel)
(movie, 2011)
···Setup
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Biggs)
(movie, 2011)
···The Black Mamba
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Mister Suave)
(movie, 2010)
···RED
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank Moses)
(movie, 2010)
5.6The Expendables
Genre: Thriller, Adventure, Action
Role: Actor (as Mr. Church (uncredited))
(movie, 2010)
···Cop Out
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Jimmy Monroe)
(movie, 2009)
6.8Surrogates
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Tom Greer)
(movie, 2008)
···What Just Happened
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Himself)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Principal Kirkpatrick)
Role: Actor (as Dr. Ernest Menville)
(movie, 2007)
6.9Live Free or Die Hard
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John McClane)
(movie, 2007)
6.5Perfect Stranger
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Harrison Hill)
(movie, 2007)
···Grindhouse
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Muldoon (segment "Planet Terror"))
(movie, 2007)
···Planet Terror
Genre: Horror, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lieutenant Muldoon)
(movie, 2006)
···Hammy's Boomerang Adventure
Genre: Comedy, Family, Animation
Role: Actor (as RJ (voice))
(movie, 2006)
···Over the Hedge
Genre: Comedy, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as RJ (voice))
(movie, 2006)
7.016 Blocks
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jack Mosley)
(movie, 2006)
···Lucky Number Slevin
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Mr. Goodkat)
(movie, 2006)
···Alpha Dog
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Sonny Truelove)
Genre: Biography
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2005)
8.7Sin City
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Det. John Hartigan)
(movie, 2005)
···Hostage
Genre: Mystery, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2004)
6.8Ocean's Twelve
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Bruce Willis (uncredited))
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2004)
···The Whole Ten Yards
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jimmy)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
By: McG
Role: Actor (as William Rose Bailey (uncredited))
(movie, 2003)
···Tears of the Sun
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Lieutenant A.K. Waters)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Foreign
Role: Producer
(movie, 2002)
···Hart's War
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Col. William A. McNamara)
(movie, 2002)
···True West
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lee)
(movie, 2001)
···Bandits
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Joshep Blake)
(movie, 2000)
7.5Unbreakable
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as David Dunn)
(movie, 2000)
···The Kid
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Russell Duritz)
(movie, 2000)
···The Whole Nine Yards
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Jimmy "The Tulip" Tudeski)
(movie, 1999)
···The Story of Us
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ben Jordan)
(movie, 1999)
9.0The Sixth Sense
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Malcolm Crowe)
(movie, 1999)
···Breakfast of Champions
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dwayne Hoover)
(movie, 1998)
···The Siege
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Major-General William Devereaux)
(movie, 1998)
···Armageddon
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Harry S. Stamper)
(movie, 1998)
···Mercury Rising
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Art Jeffries)
(movie, 1997)
···The Jackal
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as The Jackal)
(movie, 1997)
···The Fifth Element
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Korben Dallas)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Muddy Grimes (voice))
(movie, 1996)
···Last Man Standing
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John Smith)
(series, 1996)
···Bruno the Kid
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Bruno the Kid)
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Bruno the Kid)
(movie, 1995)
···Twelve Monkeys
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as James Cole)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John McClane)
(movie, 1994)
···Nobody's Fool
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Carl Roebuck)
(movie, 1994)
9.1Pulp Fiction
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Butch Coolidge)
(movie, 1994)
···Color of Night
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Bill Capa)
(movie, 1993)
···Striking Distance
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Det. Tom Hardy)
(movie, 1992)
···Death Becomes Her
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dr. Ernest Menville)
(movie, 1992)
···The Player
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 1991)
···The Last Boy Scout
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Joe Hallenbeck)
(movie, 1991)
···Billy Bathgate
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Bo Weinberg)
(movie, 1991)
···Hudson Hawk
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Eddie 'Hudson Hawk' Hawkins)
(movie, 1991)
···Mortal Thoughts
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as James Urbanski)
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 1990)
···The Bonfire of the Vanities
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Peter Fallow)
(movie, 1990)
···Look Who's Talking Too
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mikey (voice))
(movie, 1990)
···Die Hard 2
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John McClane)
(movie, 1989)
···Look Who's Talking
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mikey (voice))
(movie, 1989)
···In Country
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Emmett Smith)
(movie, 1988)
8.1Die Hard
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John McClane)
(movie, 1988)
···Sunset
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Tom Mix)
(movie, 1987)
···Blind Date
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Walter Davis)
(movie, 1987)
···The Return of Bruno
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor (as Bruno Radolini)
(movie, 1980)
···Ein Guru kommt
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Extra)
(movie, )
···Kane & Lynch
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Kane)