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Actor and musician Bruce Willis is well known for playing wisecracking or hard-edged characters, often in spectacular action films. Collectively, he has appeared in films that have grossed in excess of $2.5 billion USD, placing him in the top ten stars in terms of box office receipts. Walter Bruce Willis was born on March 19, 1955, in ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 21 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Sixth Sense
The Sixth Sense Dr. Malcolm Crowe
(1999)
Die Hard
Die Hard John McClane
(1988)
The Fifth Element
The Fifth Element Korben Dallas
(1997)
Armageddon
Armageddon Harry S. Stamper
(1998)

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 2017/I First Kill (post-production)
Police Chief
 2016 The Bombing
 2016/IX Split
David Dunn (uncredited)
 2016 Marauders
Hubert
 2016 Precious Cargo
Eddie Pilosa
 2015/II Extraction
Leonard
 2015 Rock the Kasbah
Bombay Brian
 2015 Vice
Julian
 2014/I The Prince
Omar
 2013 RED 2
Frank
 2012 Looper
Old Joe
 2011 Catch .44
Mel
 2011/I Setup
Biggs
 2010 RED
Frank Moses
 2010 The Expendables
Mr. Church (uncredited)
 2010 Cop Out
Jimmy
 2009 Surrogates
Greer
 2008 What Just Happened
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 2007 Nancy Drew
Bruce (uncredited)
 2006 The Astronaut Farmer
Col. Doug Masterson (uncredited)
 2006 Fast Food Nation
Harry Rydell
 2006 Over the Hedge
RJ (voice)
 2004 Ocean's Twelve
Bruce Willis (uncredited)
 2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
William Rose Bailey (uncredited)
 2003 Rugrats Go Wild
Spike (voice)
 2002 Grand Champion
Mr. Blandford
 1994 North
Narrator
 1993 Loaded Weapon 1
Man Whose Caravan Is Attacked (uncredited)
 1988 Sunset
Tom Mix
 1982 The Verdict
Courtroom Observer (uncredited)
 1980 The First Deadly Sin
Man Entering Diner as Delaney Leaves (uncredited)
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Other Works:

TV commercials: Sobieski vodka (Poland). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 3 Print Biographies | 21 Interviews | 37 Articles | 18 Pictorials | 55 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

W.B. Willis

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Twitter] I just can't live with myself if I started twittering. I just think: "That way lies madness". See more »

Trivia:

Often supports the careers of other actors he has met on set, and asks they be given supporting roles on later films, most famously Michael Clarke Duncan, whom he worked with on The Whole Nine Yards (2000), asked for him on Armageddon (1998) and suggested him to the producers of The Green Mile (1999). Other actors include Billy Bob Thornton (Armageddon (1998), Bandits (2003)), Johnny Messner (... See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays likeable wisecracking heroes with a moral centre See more »

Nickname:

Bruno

Star Sign:

Pisces

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