Bruce Willis Biography, Net Worth, Age, Career, Movies, Awards, Wife, Children, Parents, Siblings, Height, Weight, Illness, and all facts of the retired American actor.
Bruce Willis Biography, Career, Movies
Walter Bruce Willis is a retired American actor who career began on the off-Broadway stage in the 1970s.
He came to the limelight with a leading role on the comedy-drama series Moonlighting (1985–1989) and appeared in over a hundred films.
Willis gained widespread recognition as an action hero after his portrayal of John McClane in the Die Hard franchise (1988–2013) and other 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).
In the later year of his career, Willis starred in a number of independent films with low budgets, which were not well received.
As a singer, Willis released his debut album, The Return of Bruno, in 1987. The album was followed by two additional albums in 1989 and 2001. Willis also made his Broadway debut in the stage version of Misery in 2015.
Bruce Willis Awards
Willis has been honored with numerous awards throughout his career, such as the Golden Globe Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and two People’s Choice Awards. He was awarded an honorary Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the year 2006.
Bruce Willis Height & Weight
He stands tall at 6ft (1.83 m) and weighs 83 kg (182.98 Ibs).
Bruce Willis Age, Date of Birth, Place Of Birth
Willis was born on March 19, 1955, in Idar-Oberstein, Germany, making him 67 years as of 2022.
Wife & Children
Emma Frances Heming Willis is the wife of Bruce Willis. She is a British-American model and actress, born on June 18, 1978, in Malta to a British father and an Indo-Guyanese mother.
Heming was raised in north London, United Kingdom, and California, United States.
On March 21, 2009, Heming got married to Bruce Willis in the Turks and Caicos Islands. The wedding ceremony did not have legal force, so they wed again in an official wedding ceremony held in Beverly Hills, California, six days after.
The couple has two daughters, Mabel Ray, born in April 2012 and Evelyn Penn, born in May 2014. Heming is also a step-mother to Willis three older daughters (Rumer Willis, Scout Willis, and Tallulah Willis) from his first marriage to Demi Moore.
Bruce Willis Parents & Siblings
Bruce Willls was born to David Willis and Marlene Willis.
Grew up with two younger brothers, Robert (dead) and David, as well as a younger sister, Florence, the retired American actor mother, Marlene Willis, who was of German ancestry, worked in a bank.
His father, David Willis, was as an American soldier who served in the military as a welder, master mechanic, and industrial worker.
Bruce Willis Illness
On March 20, 2022, Bruce Willis family announced his retirement due to Aphasia, a disorder that impacts the way we communicate.
Willis has an estimated net worth of $250 million.
Films featuring Willis have grossed between $2.64 billion and $3.05 billion at North American box offices, making him in 2010 the eighth-highest-grossing actor in a leading role.
At the time of his retirement, Bruce Willis’ films have generated roughly $5 billion at the worldwide box office. That makes him one of the highest-grossing actors of all time.