Bruce Willis, full name Walter Bruce Willis, is an American actor, born on March 19, 1955, in West Germany. His most famous role is his portrayal of NYPD Officer John McClane in the Die Hard series of movies, which gained him worldwide acclaim. He also portrayed Art Jeffries in Mercury Rising, released in American theaters on April 3, 1998. More recent appearances of his include 2005's Hostage, 2007's Live Free or Die Hard, 2009's Surrogates, and 2010's Red. Upcoming roles of his include 2012's GI Joe 2: Retaliation and The Expendables 2, and 2013's Kane and Lynch and A Good Day to Die Hard.

Movie/TV show Character Notes
Die Hard (1988) John McClane Brought worldwide acclaim
Die Hard 2 (1990) John McClane
Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995) John McClane
Twelve Monkeys (1995) James Cole
The Jackal (1997) The Jackal
Mercury Rising (1998) Art Jeffries
Armageddon (1998) Harry Stamper
The Siege (1998) Gen. William Devereaux
The Sixth Sense (1999) Malcolm Crowe
Hostage (2005) Jeff Talley
16 Blocks (2006) Det. Jack Mosley
Live Free or Die Hard (2007) John McClane
Surrogates (2009) Tom Greer
Cop Out (2010) Jimmy Monroe
The Expendables (2010) Mr. Church
Red (2010) Frank Moses
GI Joe 2: Retaliation (2012) Gen. Joe Colton
The Expendables 2 (2012) Church
Kane and Lynch (2013) Kane
A Good Day to Die Hard (2013) John McClane