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: 48
Highest Metascore: 94 Pulp Fiction
Lowest Metascore: 17 Hudson Hawk
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 52
  2. Negative: 15 out of 52
52 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
52 The Fifth Element May 9, 1997 Korben Dallas 8.9
44 Hostage Mar 11, 2005 Producer / Jeff Talley 8.8
53 Lucky Number Slevin Apr 7, 2006 Mr. Goodkat 8.8
47 The Whole Nine Yards Feb 18, 2000 Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski 8.8
58 Die Hard: With a Vengeance May 19, 1995 John McClane 8.8
60 Bandits Oct 12, 2001 Joseph 'Joe' Blake 8.3
46 Sin City: A Dame To Kill For Aug 22, 2014 Hartigan / John Hartigan 8.0
50 The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course Jul 12, 2002 Executive Producer 7.6
51 Look Who's Talking Oct 13, 1989 Mikey 7.2
51 The Expendables 2 Aug 17, 2012 Church / Church 7.1
60 RED Oct 15, 2010 Frank Moses 7.0
48 Tears of the Sun Mar 7, 2003 Lieutenant A.K. Waters 6.8
53 The Siege Nov 6, 1998 Major General William Devereaux 6.6
47 RED 2 Jul 19, 2013 Frank Moses / Frank / Frank Moses 6.6
49 Hart's War Feb 15, 2002 Col. William A. McNamara 6.5
45 The Kid Jul 7, 2000 Russ Duritz 6.3
45 The Expendables Aug 13, 2010 Mr. Church 6.3
53 Alpha Dog Jan 12, 2007 Sonny Truelove 6.0
42 Armageddon Jul 1, 1998 Harry Stamper 6.0
45 Surrogates Sep 25, 2009 Tom Greer 5.8
41 G.I. Joe: Retaliation Mar 29, 2013 Joe Colton 5.3
42 Breakfast of Champions Sep 17, 1999 Dwayne Hoover 5.2
42 Marauders Jul 1, 2016 Hubert 3.0