Bruce Willis attends a 2013 picture name for the movie “A Good Day to Die Hard.”
Willis starred with Cybill Shepherd within the TV sequence “Moonlighting” from 1985 to 1989. They performed personal detectives within the comedy-drama, aka a “dramedy.”
Willis accepts a greatest actor Emmy Award for “Moonlighting” in 1987.
Willis places his arm round musician Billy Joel as they sing collectively in New York in 1987. Willis launched his personal debut album that 12 months, “The Return of Bruno.”
Willis put a brand new spin on the motion hero archetype when he starred within the 1988 movie “Die Hard.” Many motion motion pictures within the ’80s concerned muscle-bound protagonists that appeared practically invincible. Willis’ John McClane was extra susceptible but additionally extra relatable.
Willis married one other main film star, Demi Moore, in 1987. The two have three daughters — Rumer, Scout and Tallulah. They divorced in 2000.
Willis, left, seems on a Wayne’s World skit throughout an episode of “Saturday Night Live” in 1989.
Willis and Meryl Streep seem collectively within the 1992 movie “Death Becomes Her.”
Willis, third from proper, poses with a few of his “Pulp Fiction” co-stars in 1994. With Willis, from left, are Samuel L. Jackson, Maria de Medeiros, Quentin Tarantino, Uma Thurman and John Travolta. Tarantino additionally directed the movie.
Willis seems with Brad Pitt in a scene from the 1995 movie “12 Monkeys.”
Willis leaves his handprints exterior Mann’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood in 1995.
Willis and his household — from left, Scout, Rumer and Moore — attend the premiere of Moore’s new film “Striptease” in 1996.
Willis performs at a live performance in Berlin in 1996. Willis was born in West Germany in 1955. His dad, David, was an American soldier, and his mother, Marlene, was German. Willis grew up in New Jersey after his father was discharged from the navy.
Willis seems on “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno in 1997.
Willis and Milla Jovovich star within the 1997 sci-fi film “The Fifth Element.”
Willis led a crew of oil drillers that helped save the world within the 1998 movie “Armageddon.”
Willis and Haley Joel Osment seem in “The Sixth Sense” in 1999.
Willis acts reverse David Schwimmer in an episode of “Friends” in 2000.
Willis, as a nationwide spokesman for Children in Foster Care, watches Danita Strauss kiss her son Tyler after his adoption was finalized in 2002.
Willis visits US troops in Kuwait in 2003.
Willis seems in a “Sin City” scene with Michael Madsen in 2005.
Willis walks the crimson carpet on the “Sin City” premiere in Los Angeles in 2005.
Willis and his daughter Rumer seem collectively within the 2005 movie “Hostage.”
Willis poses with the animal character RJ, who he voices within the 2006 animated movie “Over the Hedge.”
Willis exhibits his help for the Chicago Bears as he attends the Super Bowl in 2007. He is joined by his daughters Tallulah and Rumer, his ex-wife Moore and Moore’s husband, actor Ashton Kutcher.
Willis and fellow actors Danny DeVito and Jack Nicholson take heed to a boy give thanks in the course of the curtain name for a staged studying of “The World of Nick Adams” in 2008. The occasion benefited the Painted Turtle, a camp and household care middle based by actor Paul Newman for youngsters with life-threatening diseases.
Willis seems at Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who was enjoying a youthful model of Willis’ character within the time-travel movie “Looper” in 2012. Gordon-Levitt wore prosthetic make-up to look extra like Willis, and he even adopted a few of Willis’ speech patterns and mannerisms.
Willis, middle, stars in “Moonrise Kingdom” in 2012.
Willis attends the Berlin premiere of his newest “Die Hard” sequel in 2013. There have been 5 “Die Hard” motion pictures, together with the primary one in 1988.
Willis and his second spouse, mannequin Emma Heming Willis, attend the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in 2014. The two had been married in 2009, and so they have two daughters, Mabel and Evelyn.
Leon Addison Brown, Willis and Laurie Metcalf attend the opening night time of the Broadway play “Misery” in 2015.
Willis attends his Comedy Central roast in 2018.
Willis throws out the primary pitch earlier than a Philadelphia Phillies baseball recreation in 2019.
Willis attends Moore’s e book social gathering in 2019 with their daughters and his second spouse, Emma Heming Willis. From left are Rumer Willis, Moore, Bruce Willis, Scout Willis, Emma Heming Willis and Tallulah Willis.
Willis is directed by M. Night Shyamalan within the 2019 movie “Glass.”