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Bruce Vilanch

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Bruce Vilanch (born November 23, 1948) is an American comedy writer, songwriter and actor. He is a six-time Emmy Award-winner known to industry professionals in Hollywood and New York as "the fat guy who writes everyone's jokes." He is likely best known for his four-year stint on Hollywood Squares, as both a celebrity participant and head writer for the show. He also performed off-Broadway in his one-man show Bruce Vilanch: Almost Famous in 2000. Since 2000, Vilanch has been the head writer for the Oscars, after being an Oscar program co-writer for the previous 10 years. He is a featured writer for the Tonys, Grammys and Emmys. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bruce Vilanch, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



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Born:
Nov 23, 1948 In New York, New York
Movie/TV Credits:
31
First Appeared:
In the movie Mahogany 1975-10-08
Latest Project:
Movie Amsel: Illustrator of the Lost Art 2017-12-31
Known For
Poster of RuPaul's Drag Race
Poster of The Apprentice: Martha Stewart
Poster of The Aristocrats
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

Amsel: Illustrator of the Lost Art (2017)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself - Interviewee

And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)

TV Movie Documentary
Movie
as Himself - Interviewee
7.2 13 votes

I Am Divine (2013)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.8 12 votes

Scrooge & Marley (2012)

Movie
as Fezziwig

Silent but Deadly (2012)

Comedy Horror
Movie
as Uncle Bruce
4 1 votes

Sister Mary (2011)

Movie
as Farmer Jake
1 1 votes

Going Down in La-La Land (2011)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Missy
6.6 13 votes

Vito (2011)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
8 3 votes

The Adonis Factor (2010)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself - Writer / Actor
9 1 votes

RuPaul's Drag Race (2009)

Reality
Series
as Guest Judge
6.7 25 votes

Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay! (2009)

Comedy
Movie
as Angelo Ferraro
5.7 5 votes

Spring Breakdown (2009)

Comedy
Movie
as Celebrity Judge
5.2 15 votes

Tru Loved (2008)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Uncle Daniel
5.7 9 votes

Sex: The Revolution (2008)

Documentary
Series
6 1 votes

You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)

Comedy Action
Movie
as Bruce Vilanch
5.5 892 votes

10 Ways (2006)

Series
as Unknown

Gameshow Marathon (2006)

Reality
Series
as Unknown

The Apprentice: Martha Stewart (2005)

Reality
Series
as Unknown

The Aristocrats (2005)

Comedy Documentary
Movie
as Himself
5.9 42 votes

Celebrity Fit Club (2005)

Series

Circuit (2002)

Romance Drama
Movie
as Theater Stage Manager
5.3 3 votes

The Proud Family (2001)

Animation
Series
as Unknown
5.6 7 votes

Get Bruce! (1999)

Comedy Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.2 3 votes

The Nanny (1993)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.4 68 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 902 votes

It Nearly Wasn't Christmas (1989)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Philpot

The Morning After (1986)

Crime Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Bartender
6 17 votes

The Ice Pirates (1984)

Action Science Fiction Comedy
Movie
as Wendon
5.7 44 votes

Breathless (1983)

Action Drama Romance Thriller
Movie
as Man with Purse
5.6 62 votes

Bosom Buddies (1980)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.6 10 votes

Mahogany (1975)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Dress Manufacturer
6.4 5 votes