Sandra Bullock

Known For
Acting

Gender
Male

Birthday
1964-07-26

Place of Birth
Arlington County, Virginia, USA

Also Known As
Sandra Annette Bullock
Сандра Буллок
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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.

Miss Congeniality

2000

Miss Congeniality

6.4

Speed

1994

Speed

6.9

Speed 2: Cruise Control

1997

Speed 2: Cruise Control

4.3

Crash

2005

Crash

7.3

Forces of Nature

1999

Forces of Nature

5.3

The Net

1995

The Net

5.8

The Vanishing

1993

The Vanishing

6.1

A Time to Kill

1996

A Time to Kill

7.2

Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous

2005

Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous

5.6

The Lake House

2006

The Lake House

6.6

While You Were Sleeping

1995

While You Were Sleeping

6.7

Two Weeks Notice

2002

Two Weeks Notice

6.1

28 Days

2000

28 Days

6.0

Practical Magic

1998

Practical Magic

6.5

The Blind Side

2009

The Blind Side

7.4

All About Steve

2009

All About Steve

4.8

Murder by Numbers

2002

Murder by Numbers

6.1

Love Potion No. 9

1992

Love Potion No. 9

5.6

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

2002

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

6.1

Infamous

2006

Infamous

6.5

Hope Floats

1998

Hope Floats

6.0

In Love and War

1996

In Love and War

5.9

Demolition Man

1993

Demolition Man

6.5

The Prince of Egypt

1998

The Prince of Egypt

7.1

Premonition

2007

Premonition

6.0

The Thing Called Love

1993

The Thing Called Love

6.4

Wrestling Ernest Hemingway

1993

Wrestling Ernest Hemingway

6.5

Fire on the Amazon

1993

Fire on the Amazon

3.6

Gun Shy

2000

Gun Shy

5.4

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

2011

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

7.0

Hangmen

1987

Hangmen

4.3

The Proposal

2009

The Proposal

6.9

Gravity

2013

Gravity

7.2

Two If by Sea

1996

Two If by Sea

4.8

Who Do I Gotta Kill?

1994

Who Do I Gotta Kill?

3.7

Loverboy

2005

Loverboy

4.7

A Fool and His Money

1989

A Fool and His Money

3.6

Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman

1989

Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman

5.0

When the Party's Over

1993

When the Party's Over

6.5

The Heat

2013

The Heat

6.6

Who Shot Patakango?

1989

Who Shot Patakango?

4.5

Aningaaq

2013

Aningaaq

7.0

The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers

2013

The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers

0.0

Minions

2015

Minions

6.4

Our Brand Is Crisis

2015

Our Brand Is Crisis

5.9

Making Sandwiches

1998

Making Sandwiches

1.0

Ocean's Eight

2018

Ocean's Eight

6.9

Welcome to Hollywood

1998

Welcome to Hollywood

3.5

Lisa Picard Is Famous

2000

Lisa Picard Is Famous

6.0

Bird Box

2018

Bird Box

7.2

The Preppie Murder

1989

The Preppie Murder

0.0

The Preppie Murder

1989

The Preppie Murder

0.0

Tupperware Unsealed

Tupperware Unsealed

0.0

Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner

2006

Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner

6.7