Walter Bruce Willis was born on March 19, 1955 in Idar-Oberstein, Rheinland-Pfalz,German. He is an American actor and producer. His career began in television in the 1980s and has continued both in television and film since, including comedic, dramatic, and action roles. He is well known for the role of John McClane in the “Die Hard” series, which were critical and financial successes. He has also appeared in over sixty films, including box office successes like “Pulp Fiction”, “Sin City”, “12 Monkeys”, “The Fifth Element”, “Armageddon”, and “The Sixth Sense”.