Walter Bruce Willis is a retired actor and singer from the United States. In the 1970s, he began his career on the off-Broadway stage.
He rose to prominence with a starring role in the comedy-drama series Moonlighting (1985–1989)
and went on to appear in over a hundred films, gaining widespread recognition as an action hero after portraying John McClane in the Die Hard franchise (1988–2013) and other roles.
Willis debuted as a singer in 1987 with The Return of Bruno, followed by two more albums in 1989 and 2001. In 2015, he made his Broadway debut in the stage adaptation of Misery.
Willis has won several awards throughout his career, including a Golden Globe, two Primetime Emmys, and two People’s Choice Awards. In 2006, he was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Willis’ films have grossed between $2.64 billion and $3.05 billion at the North American box office, making him the eighth-highest-grossing actor in a leading role in 2010.
Bruce Willis Children
The actor has two adult children with his ex-wife Demi, whom he married between 1987 and 2000, and two younger daughters with his current wife, Emma. They married in 2009.
The blended family is close, even quarantining together at the start of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.