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Sandra Bullock

Sandra Annette Bullock (born July 26, 1964, height 5' 7½" (1,71 m)) is an American actress and producer. She rose to fame in the 1990s with roles in films such as Demolition Man (1993), Speed (1994), The Net (1995), While You Were Sleeping (1995), A Time to Kill (1996), and Hope Floats (1998). In the new millennium, Bullock starred in Miss Congeniality (2000), Two Weeks Notice (2002), The Lake House (2006), and the critically acclaimed Crash (2004). In 2007, she was ranked as the 14th richest woman in the entertainment industry with an estimated fortune of $85 million. In 2009, Bullock starred in two of the more financially successful films of her career, The Proposal and The Blind Side. Bullock was awarded the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama, and the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Leigh Anne Tuohy in The Blind Side. Early life Bullock was born in Arlington, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C. Her father, John W. Bullock (born 1925), was a United States Army employee and part-time voice coach; her mother, Helga Mathilde Meyer (1942–2000), was an opera singer and voice teacher.Bullock's father was from Birmingham, Alabama, and had English, Irish, German, and French ancestry, while Bullock's mother was German. Bullock's maternal grandfather was a rocket scientist from Nuremberg, Germany. Bullock's father, then in charge of the Army's Military Postal Service in Europe, was stationed in Nuremberg when he met his wife. They married in Germany and moved to Arlington, where John worked with the Army Materiel Command, before becoming a contractor for The Pentagon.She has a younger sister, Gesine Bullock-Prado, who was formerly the vice-president of Bullock's production company Fortis Films. Bullock was raised in Nuremberg, Germany for twelve years and grew up speaking German.She attended the humanistic Waldorf School. As a child, Bullock frequently accompanied her mother on European opera tours. Bullock studied ballet and vocal arts as a child, taking small parts in her mother's opera productions. She sang in the operas children's choir at the Staatstheater Nürnberg. The scar above her left eye was caused when she fell into a creek as a child. Bullock attended Washington-Lee High School, where she was a cheerleader and performed in high school theater productions. After graduating in 1982, she attended East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina, where she received a degree in drama in 1986.She then moved to Manhattan and supported herself as a bartender, cocktail waitress, and coat checker while auditioning for roles. Until the age of eighteen, Bullock held German and American dual citizenship. In 2009 Bullock reapplied for German citizenship.


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Born:
Jul 26, 1964 In Arlington County - Virginia - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
66
First Appeared:
In the series Today 1952-01-14
Latest Project:
Movie Ocean's Eight 2018-06-08
Known For
Poster of Los Minions
Poster of La proposición
Poster of Speed 2
Poster of Tiempo de matar
Filmography
Movie Ocean's Eight Debbie Ocean 2018-06-08
Movie Los Minions Scarlet Overkill (voice) 2015-06-17
Movie Expertos en crisis 'Calamity' Jane Bodine 2015-09-11
Movie Cuerpos especiales Sarah Ashburn 2013-06-27
Movie Gravity Dr. Ryan Stone 2013-09-27
Movie Aningaaq Dr. Ryan Stone 2013-10-19
Movie The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers Golda Meir (voice) 2013-10-18
Movie Tan fuerte, tan cerca Linda Schell 2011-12-24
Movie The Blind Side (Un sueño posible) Leigh Anne Tuohy 2009-11-20
Series TNT Show Unknown 2009-06-11
Movie La proposición Margaret Tate 2009-06-01
Movie Loca obsesión Sandra Horowitz 2009-09-04
Movie Premonition (7 días) Linda Hanson 2007-02-08
Movie La casa del lago Kate Forster 2006-06-16
Movie Historia de un crimen Nelle Harper Lee 2006-11-16
Movie Loverboy Mme Harker 2005-01-24
Movie Miss Agente Especial 2: Armada y fabulosa Gracie Hart 2005-03-11
Movie Crash (Colisión) Jean Cabot 2004-01-13
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown 2003-06-04
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series George Lopez Amy 2002-03-27
Movie Asesinato... 1-2-3 Cassie Mayweather 2002-04-19
Movie Clan ya-ya Siddalee 'Sidda' Walker 2002-06-07
Movie Amor con preaviso Lucy Kelson 2002-12-19
Movie Blanco perfecto Judy Tipp 2000-02-04
Movie 28 días Gwen Cummings 2000-04-06
Movie Miss Agente Especial Gracie Hart 2000-12-14
Movie Lisa Picard Is Famous Sandra Bullock 2000-05-14
Movie Las fuerzas de la naturaleza Sarah Lewis 1999-03-12
Series Teen Choice Awards Herself 1999-08-12
Series TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Siempre queda el amor Birdee Pruitt 1998-05-29
Movie Welcome to Hollywood Sandra Bullock 1998-10-01
Movie Prácticamente magia Sally Owens 1998-10-16
Movie El príncipe de Egipto Miriam 1998-12-15
Movie Speed 2 Annie Porter 1997-06-13
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series Las noticias de Jon Stewart Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Corazones robados Roz 1996-01-12
Series Muppets Tonight Unknown 1996-03-08
Movie Tiempo de matar Ellen Roark 1996-07-24
Movie En el amor y en la guerra Agnes von Kurowsky 1996-12-18
Movie Mientras dormías Lucy Eleanor Moderatz 1995-04-21
Movie La red Angela Bennett/Ruth Marx 1995-07-28
Movie Speed: Máxima potencia Annie Porter 1994-06-09
Movie Who Do I Gotta Kill? Lori 1994-07-07
Movie Esa cosa llamada amor Linda Lue Linden 1993-07-16
Movie Relaciones cruzadas Amanda 1993-03-12
Movie Secuestrada Diane Shaver 1993-02-05
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Fire on the Amazon Alyssa Rothman 1993-10-01
Movie Wrestling Ernest Hemingway Elaine 1993-12-17
Movie Demolition Man Lt. Lenina Huxley 1993-10-08
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Love Potion No. 9 Diane Farrow 1992-11-13
Series Lucky Chances Maria Santangelo 1990-10-07
Series Working Girl Tess McGill 1990-04-16
Movie Lucky Chances Maria Santangelo 1990-10-07
Movie Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman Kate Mason 1989-04-30
Movie Mi novio quiere ser millonario Debby Cosgrove 1989-11-18
Movie Who Shot Patakango? Devlin Moran 1989-08-01
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Movie En la cuerda floja Lisa Edwards 1987-11-01
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Sandra Bullock 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14