German-born American actor, producer and singer Bruce Willis has a long-running and prolific acting career that took off in the 1980s. He’s appeared in more than 60 films encompassing a broad range of genres that include comedy, drama and action.
He achieved his movie star and action hero status when he played the fictional character of John McClane for the action film series “Die Hard” in 1988. The action flick was such a hit that it spawned four blockbuster sequels in 25 years. His other box office successes include “Death Becomes Her” (1992), “Pulp Fiction” (1994), “12 Monkeys” (1995), “The Fifth Element” (1997), “Armageddon’ (1998), “The Sixth Sense” (1999), “Unbreakable” (2000), “Sin City” (2005), “Red” (2010), “Moonrise Kingdom” (2012), “The Expendables 2” (2012), and “Looper” (2012).
The “Die Hard” star began on the small screen and starred in the comedy-drama television series “Moonlighting” (1985-1989). The show garnered Willis an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy.
1. Bruce Willis’ Manhattan Condo (listed for sale for $17.75 million)
Located in the Upper West Side of Manhattan, Willis bought the NYC duplex only a couple of years ago for $16.995 million. The picture-perfect apartment stands in a prewar co-op building originally built in 1913. The spacious Central Park West home encompasses 6000 square feet that boasts of 150 feet of frontage, six bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms. Typical of the NYC co-op, the property also comes with a full-time elevator operator, live-in resident manager and building amenities such as a bike room and an outdoor half-basketball court.
What to Love about the House
Kitchen: The eat-in-kitchen glimmers with a custom cabinetry accentuated with metallic chrome. It also comes with a breakfast bar, honed granite countertops, duel Sub-Zero refrigerators, a six-burner Viking stove and windows overlooking Central Park.
Large picture windows: Each room looks even more elegant because of the breathtaking sceneries of Manhattan and the park brought even closer by the presence of these large picture windows. It’s easier to relax when you’re overlooking an urban green space.
Primary suite: It comes with a sitting room and a luxurious primary bathroom with a steam shower and, of course, Central Park views from a separate soaking tub.
Check out the full photo gallery below of Bruce Willis’ home.
Image Source: Trulia
Image Source: Trulia
Map of Neighborhood
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2. Bruce Willis’ Bedford, NY Mansion
This is a real treat. The home below is one of my all time favorite celebrity houses. It’s a spectacular 8,000 square foot home on 14 acres with incredible views.
Check out this incredible home Bruce Willis purchased for $9 million.