Bruce Willis Net Worth, Salary, Age, Height, Professional Life, Awards & MorePosted By: Haider Ali | March 4, 2018
Bruce Willis Introduction:
Bruce Willis is an American actor, singer, and producer. He has started his career on the Off-Broadway stage, and after that, in the 1980s he appeared in a play titled Moonlighting which run from 1985 to 1989. In this play, he portrayed the role of David Addison.
After that, he appeared in the film series Die Hard which run from 1988 to 2013. As well as, in this project, he has appeared as John McClane and also this character has declared the breakthrough role for him. In his total career he has appeared in more than 60 films such as in 1989 he appeared in Look Who’s Talking, in 1992 appeared in Death Becomes Her, in 1994 appeared in Pulp Fiction and Nobody’s Fool.
After that he appeared in 1995s 12 Monkeys, in 1997 appeared in The Fifth Element, in 1998 appeared in Armageddon, 1999 appeared in The Sixth Sense, in 2000 appeared in Unbreakable.
Later that in 2005 he came into view in the Sin City, in 2010 appeared in Red and 2012 he appeared in two movies Looper and Moonrise Kingdom.
Childhood & Early Life of Bruce Willis:
Bruce Willis was born as Walter Bruce Willis in the year of 1955 on 19th of March. He was born in the house of David Willis and Marlene K (his parents). By profession, his father was an American soldier, and his mother was German. Bruce has three younger sibling’s one sister and two brothers.
In 1957 his father discharged from the US army and after that their family settled in New Jersey. At there, his father has started working as a mechanic and a welder. While at the same time his mother worked in a private bank.
He has completed his early education at Penns Grove High School. He loves to perform in front of a group of people and also in his school he was a popular student. As well as, in the student council elections he was elected as the student council president.
Bruce Willis Professional Career:
After completing his school, he started doing some minor and usual jobs such as a stint security guard at the Salem Nuclear Power Plant and also he served as a private investigator.
At the same time, he has continued his studies and got admission to the Montclair State University to study drama. But unfortunately, he can’t complete his education and left him in his junior years to pursue his acting career in New York City.
He worked too hard to find some job in acting and finally after struggling a lot in 1997 he has got an opportunity to perform in the off-Broadway production ‘Heaven and Earth.’
After that, he appeared in many stage shows as well as, in one play ‘Bullpen’ he has appeared as a lead character.
After getting success from his stage appearances, he auditioned for the role in the television series ‘Moonlighting.’ Fortunately, he beats more than 3000 other participants to bag the role of David Addison. This series broadcasted successfully from 1985 to 1989, and also this series made its massive impact on Willis to be a star.
In 1987 he made his silver screen debut from the romantic comedy film ‘Blind Date.’ This movie has done the great financial success, and also it will fail to get best reviews from the viewers and got many negative reviews.
Recent Projects of Bruce Willis:
In 2000 he appeared in three episodes of the television sitcom ‘Friends’ as Paul Stevens. This sitcom was very successful and also got many appreciations from the viewers and also won an Emmy Award.
More than a decade he appeared in many films and dramas from which major ones were the 2000s ‘Unbreakable’, 2005s ‘Hostage’, 2007s ‘Live Free or Die Hard’ and 2009s ‘Surrogates’.
His recent projects are included 2012s ‘Moonrise Kingdom’, 2013s ‘A Good Day to Die Hard’ and ‘RED 2’ of the same year.
Bruce Willis Major Works:
In the television comedy-drama ‘Moonlighting’ he has portrayed the role of a private detective. Willie’s that performance was superior to all other and also introduced his acting caliber to the world. As well as, he has won many prestigious awards and nominations for this role.
In another movie titled ‘Die Hard,’ he has portrayed the role of a police officer John McClane. This character has expressed his action hero side to the world and also made him a highly popular actor. As well as, the film was also a massive hit and also spawned four sequels and in all of four parts of the movie he has portrayed the main role.
Awards & Achievements of Bruce Willis:
In 1987, Bruce Willies awarded with the Primetime Emmy Award under the category of Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. He won this title for his appearance in the television series ‘Moonlighting.’
As well as, for the same role he has won The Golden Globe Award in the category of Best Actor – Television Series Comedy.
In 2000 he won the Primetime Emmy Award under the category of Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series. He won this award for his portrayal of Paul Stevens in three episodes of the sitcom ‘Friends.’
Bruce Willis Personal Life & Legacy:
In 1987 Bruce Willis shared his marriage vows with Demi Moore. Both of them has blessed with three daughters. In 2000 both of them split.
After that in 2009, he has tied the knot of his relation with Emma Heming. With this relation, he has just one daughter.
Bruce Willis Net Worth:
According to latest reports and analysis, Bruce Willis net worth has an estimated value of more than 180 million USD. He earns his entire fortune from his acting, directing and singing career. There is no authentic news about his yearly income till date.