Bruce Willis

Biography: Bruce Willis grew up in New Jersey. He attended Montclair State College and joined its theatre department. He did many auditions and finally landed a role in the play Heaven and Earth in 1977. This role gave Willis reason to quit school. From there, he moved to Hell's Kitchen to pursue his dreams of being an actor.

Up next for Willis was being cast in off-Broadway plays and also getting roles in television commercials. The first breakthrough in Willis' career would come in 1984, when he replaced the lead in Fool for Love. His and the play's run lasted for 100 performances off-Broadway. Later in 1984, Willis took a trip to Los Angeles. He auditioned for the role of David Addison on a show called Moonlighting. Willis was selected from 3,000 contenders and won the role. He starred opposite Cybil Sheppard. Moonlighting became a huge success. Bruce won an Emmy and a Golden Globe Award for his phenomenal work on the show. Willis' Moonlighting success propelled him
Bruce Willis grew up in New Jersey. He attended Montclair State College and joined its theatre department. He did many auditions and finally landed a role in the play Heaven and Earth in 1977. This role gave Willis reason to quit school. From there, he moved to Hell's Kitchen to pursue his dreams of being an actor.

Up next for Willis was being cast in off-Broadway plays and also getting roles in television commercials. The first breakthrough in Willis' career would come in 1984, when he replaced the lead in Fool for Love. His and the play's run lasted for 100 performances off-Broadway.

Later in 1984, Willis took a trip to Los Angeles. He auditioned for the role of David Addison on a show called Moonlighting. Willis was selected from 3,000 contenders and won the role. He starred opposite Cybil Sheppard. Moonlighting became a huge success. Bruce won an Emmy and a Golden Globe Award for his phenomenal work on the show.

Willis' Moonlighting success propelled him into movie stardom. He has starred in many popular movies and is one of today's most well-known and talented actors. Bruce has made such wonderful films as the Die Hard movies, Sixth Sense, Whole Nine Yards, Hostage, and Sin City (to name a few).

Willis has had an amazing career and is truly one of the most versatile actors of his generation.
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Bruce Willis' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 50
Highest Metascore: 94 Pulp Fiction
Lowest Metascore: 17 Hudson Hawk
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 48
  2. Negative: 12 out of 48
48 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
60 Bandits Oct 12, 2001 Joseph 'Joe' Blake 8.1
62 Unbreakable Nov 22, 2000 David Dunn 7.9
45 The Kid Jul 7, 2000 Russ Duritz 5.9
47 The Whole Nine Yards Feb 18, 2000 Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski 8.7
37 The Story of Us Oct 15, 1999 Ben Jordan 6.9
42 Breakfast of Champions Sep 17, 1999 Dwayne Hoover 5.2
64 The Sixth Sense Aug 6, 1999 Dr. Malcolm Crowe 8.6
53 The Siege Nov 6, 1998 Major General William Devereaux 6.6
42 Armageddon Jul 1, 1998 Harry Stamper 5.9
36 The Jackal Nov 14, 1997 The Jackal 4.2
52 The Fifth Element May 9, 1997 Korben Dallas 8.6
64 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Dec 20, 1996 Muddy Grimes 7.6
74 Twelve Monkeys Jan 5, 1996 James Cole 8.5
58 Die Hard: With a Vengeance May 19, 1995 John McClane 8.5
94 Pulp Fiction Oct 14, 1994 Butch Coolidge 9.0
17 Hudson Hawk May 24, 1991 Story / Hudson Hawk 5.4
67 Die Hard 2 Jul 2, 1990 Lt. John McClane 8.4
51 Look Who's Talking Oct 13, 1989 Mikey 6.6
70 Die Hard Jul 15, 1988 Officer John McClane 7.3