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Sandra Bullock

Sandra Annette Bullock (born July 26, 1964) 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. 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:
75
First Appeared:
Movie Bullet Train 2022-07-14
Latest Project:
In the series Bambi Awards 1948-01-01
Known For
Poster of Aningaaq
Poster of TNT Show
Poster of Working Girl
Poster of Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman
Filmography
Movie Bullet Train
Movie The Lost City Loretta Sage / Angela
Movie The Unforgivable Ruth Slater
Movie Ocean's Eight Debbie Ocean
Movie Bird Box Malorie Hayes
Movie Our Brand Is Crisis 'Calamity' Jane Bodine
Movie Minions Scarlet Overkill (voice)
Movie Gravity Dr. Ryan Stone
Movie The Heat Sarah Ashburn
Movie The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers Golda Meir (voice)
Movie Aningaaq Dr. Ryan Stone
Movie Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Linda Schell
Movie The Blind Side Leigh Anne Tuohy
Movie All About Steve Mary Horowitz
Series TNT Show Herself
Movie The Proposal Margaret Tate
Movie No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo & Vilmos Self
Series The Graham Norton Show Herself
Movie Premonition Linda Hanson
Movie The Lake House Kate Forster
Movie Infamous Nelle Harper Lee
Movie Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner Herself
Movie Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous Gracie Hart
Movie Loverboy Mme Harker
Movie Crash Jean Cabot
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown
Movie Murder by Numbers Cassie Mayweather
Series George Lopez Amy
Movie Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Siddalee 'Sidda' Walker
Movie Two Weeks Notice Lucy Kelson
Movie Miss Congeniality Gracie Hart
Movie Lisa Picard Is Famous Sandra Bullock
Movie 28 Days Gwen Cummings
Movie Gun Shy Judy Tipp
Series Teen Choice Awards Herself
Movie Forces of Nature Sarah Lewis
Series TRL Herself
Movie Hope Floats Birdee Pruitt
Movie The Prince of Egypt Miriam (voice)
Movie Welcome to Hollywood Sandra Bullock
Movie Making Sandwiches Melba Club
Movie Practical Magic Sally Owens
Series The View Unknown
Movie Speed 2: Cruise Control Annie Porter
Movie Two If by Sea Roz
Series Muppets Tonight Unknown
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown
Movie A Time to Kill Ellen Roark
Movie In Love and War Agnes von Kurowsky
Movie The Net Angela Bennett/Ruth Marx
Movie While You Were Sleeping Lucy Eleanor Moderatz
Movie Who Do I Gotta Kill? Lori
Movie Speed Annie Porter
Movie The Vanishing Diane Shaver
Movie When the Party's Over Amanda
Movie The Thing Called Love Linda Lue Linden
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown
Movie Fire on the Amazon Alyssa Rothman
Movie Demolition Man Lt. Lenina Huxley
Movie Wrestling Ernest Hemingway Elaine
Movie Love Potion No. 9 Diane Farrow
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown
Series Lucky Chances Maria Santangelo
Series Working Girl Tess McGill
Movie Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman Kate Mason
Movie The Preppie Murder Stacy
Movie Who Shot Patakango? Devlin Moran
Movie A Fool and His Money Debby Cosgrove
Series This Morning Unknown
Series LIVE with Kelly and Ryan Unknown
Movie Hangmen Lisa Edwards
Series The Oscars Unknown
Series Today Unknown
Series Bambi Awards herself