Bruce Willis Net Worth
Who is Bruce Wills
Bruce Wills is a very popular Hollywood actor , musician and producer. He was born on March 19, 1955 in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany. His father, David Wills was an American and his mother, Marlene was a German. The family shifted to New Jersey where Will grew up with a sister and two brothers.
Wills graduated from Penns Grove High School. He was active on stage as a member of his school Drama club.
After his graduations, Wills worked as a security guard for some time. He also worked as a private investigator to make ends meet.
Later he went to Montclair State University to study Drama.
He stopped his education midway and moved to New York. He auditioned for several TV shows and got to work in a single episode in “Miami Vice” and “The Twlight Zone”.
His career took off with the main role as David Addison Jr. for five seasons in the series “Moon Lighting”. It also established his comedy skills and earned him an Emmy and a Golden Globe award.
He appeared in TV shows like Friends, Late Show with David Letterman and others in later years.
His first ever role in a movie was as an extra in “The Verdict” in 1982. He then started getting lead roles in movies like Blind Date and Sunset.
In 1988, he acted in an action thriller “Die Hard” as John McClane, which brought him fame, money and stardom. There was no looking back since then. Three sequels followed between 1988 and 2013 and they were equally successful.
Some of his other big movies are Death Becomes Her, The Expendables Pulp Fiction, Armageddon, Sin City, Hostage, The Sixth sense, The Fifth element, The Last Boy Scout, Striking Distance, The Whole Nine Yards, Unbreakable, Moonrise Kingdom and Looper.
He has given voice over for “Mickey” – the baby in Look Who’s talking and Look Who is Talk ‘in too
Wills worked as a recording artist in The Return of Burno.
Though he did not find favor with critics, he found box office success for most of his movies.
He appeared in commercials for Golden Wine Cooler products during the 1980s. He has worked in ad campaigns on Japanese Subaru Legacy television.
He married actress Demi Moore in 1987. They had three daughters, Rumer, Scout and Tallulah. They separated and ultimately divorced in the year 2000.
He dated Brooke Burns and Tamara Feldman for a short duration. He later married model, Emma Heming in March 2009. The couple has two daughters Mabel Ray and Evelyn Penn. 7
This star of 60 odd movies, considers Robert De Niro, John Wayne, Gary cooper and Steve McQueen as his role models.
Bruce Wills one of the biggest Hollywood stars of today. His roles as an action hero have went on to become big box office hits. His flair for comedy was established by his long running series Moonlighting on Television.
Awards and Recognition
Bruce wills received an Emmy in the category Outstanding Lead Actor in the Drama Series for the TV series ”Moonlighting”. He also received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in the category Television Series Musical or Comedy for the same TV series.
He also won an Emmy in the category, Outstanding Guest Actor in A Comedy series for Friends.
Net worth of Bruce Wills
Bruce Wills has been in the film industry for a long time. He has appeared in more than sixty movies. He has also been a part of ad campaigns for products like Seagram which earned him $5 – 7 million within two years. His net worth from all his acting assignments and commercial appearances is $180 million.