Last updated on January 13th, 2019 at 12:35 pm
Bruce Willis, action hero, leading man, and an avid businessman. Did you know him as a kid? Bruce has a hard time with works.
Did you remember the action movie “Die Hard” which made him a star? He played a tough-guy as a leading role in the Die Hard Franchise movies. Let’s discover the more details about Bruce Willis’s married life, income, movies, and his childhood. Stayed tuned with to know more about him.
Bruce Willis was born Walter Bruce Willison on 19 March 19, 1955, To German mother, Marlene K. and an American father, David Andrew Wills in Idar-Obeerstein, West Germany. Will is the oldest among four children. His father discharged from the military in 1957 and afterward, his family moved to the USA.
Bruce Willis is 63 years old.
He was raised in Penns Grove, New Jersey where his father worked at a bank and father was a factory worker. His friend called him by his nickname “Bruno” in his high school. He liked pranks and wasn’t immune from getting into some problems.
Career in Acting
After high school, he took first worked in a chemistry factory and then a security guard before entering at Montclair State University in New Jersey.
He has an interest in the theater and the stage so he left the New York City and went to California for the audition for several TV shows. After lots of struggle, he finally got a chance to performed in the off-Boardway production ‘Heaven and Earth’ and also made his stage appearance in ‘Bullpen.’
He auditioned for the role of David Addison television series Moonlighting which ran from 1985 to 1989 and made Willis a star. Bruce made his movie debut in the romantic comedy Blind Date in 1987.
He starred as police officer John McClane in the film Die Hard which went on to become a huge hit, grossing over $81 million at the domestic box office. Later, he reprised his role in 1990 movie Die Hard 2 which was the smash hit at the box office.
Following the success, Willis voiced Mikey for the talking baby in Look Who’s Talking and it’s sequel Look Who’s Talking Too. He played the role of a journalist in Bonfire of the Vanities in 1991 and in 1991, he wrote and starred in the movie Hudson Hawk which failed at a box office.
He experienced a comeback as Butch Coolidge in the black comedy and crime film Pulp Fiction in 1994. Between 1994 to 2000, he starred in the number of movies like Terry Gilliam, Twelve Monkeys, The Fifth Element, The Sixth Sense, The Whole Nine Yards and Unbreakable.
Bruce Wilis has no signs of slowing down, he starred in 2010 movie The Expendables along with Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and other action heroes. The movie has topped at the box office and grossed nearly $28.6 million.
He has appeared in the sci-fi Looper in 2012 as an older version of Joseph Gordon-Levitt and reprised some of his earlier roles in A Good Day to Die Hard, Red 2, and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For.
Subsequently, Bruce was back in a tough-guy mode Once Upon a Time in Venice in 2017 and starred in three movies in 2018; Acts of Violence, a remake of Death Wish and Reprisal.
Real also: Ted Danson, Chris Tucker, and Steven Seagal
Bruce Willis’s estimated net worth up to $180 million.
Bruce earns most of his wealth from his movies and other ventures. Before he made a name for himself as an actor, he served as an employee in the various company.
He paid out $90 million divorce settlement to his ex-wife, Demi Moore in 2000 when the pair divorced after 13 years.
Wills has owned property in Los Angeles and Penns Grove, New Jersey, Riverside South, Manhattan and rented his apartment at Trump Tower. He has a house in Malibu, California and a beach house on Parrot Cay in Turks and Caicos.
He is a co-founder of Planet Hollywood with Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger and has owned several small businesses in Hailey, Idaho including the Mint Bar and The Liberty Theater. In addition to that, he is a co-owner of Cheyenne Enterprises, a California-based production company.
How long have Bruce Willis and Emma Heming been married?
Bruce has been married to an English model and actress, Emma Heming for a decade and living happily with their two beautiful daughters. The couple got married on 21 March 2009 in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Their marriage was not legally bound. The two wed again in a civil ceremony in Beverly Hills, California after six days.
Emma is not the first wife of the actor. His wife gave to their first child and fourth child of Bruce, a daughter, Mabel Ray in April 2012 and his youngest daughter, Evelyn Penn open her eyes for the first time in May 2014.
Prior to Emma, he was married to his first wife, Demi Moore in 1987 with whom he had three daughters: Rumer Willis (b. 1988), Scout LaRue Willis (b. 1991) and Tallulah Belle Willis (b. 1994).
For the celebrities, it is not surprising that many of us are hugely interested to know every single detail about him including such things as his personal life, height, and social media.
He is active on social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram where he has a large number of fan followings. He has shared the many pictures of himself and his beautiful wife and daughters on his IG.
Full Name: Walter Bruce Willison
Nick Name: Bruno
Birth Date: March 19, 1955
Occupation: Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor
Education: Montclair State University in New Jersey
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height: 5 ft 11 in