Walter Bruce Willis (born March 19, 1955), known professionally as Bruce Willis, is a German-American actor, producer, and singer. His career began in television in the 1980s, most notably as David Addison in Moonlighting (1985–89) and has continued both in television and film since, including comedic, dramatic, and action roles. Probably best known for his role of John McClane in the Die Hard series, which were mostly critical and uniformly financial successes. He has also appeared in over sixty films, including box office hits like Pulp Fiction (1994), 12 Monkeys (1995), The Fifth Element (1997), Armageddon (1998), The Sixth Sense (1999), Unbreakable (2000), Sin City (2005), The Expendables (2010), The Expendables 2 (2012), Moonrise Kingdom (2012) and G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013).