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Bruce Vilanch Net Worth

Bruce Vilanch Net Worth

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Bruce Vilanch net worth:
$8 Million

Bruce Vilanch information

Bruce Vilanch information

Birth date: November 23, 1948
Birth place: New York City, New York, U.S.
Profession:Writer, Actor, Producer

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Bruce Vilanch (born November 23, 1948) is an American comedy writer, songwriter and actor. He is a six-time Emmy Award-winner. Vilanch is best known to the public for his four-year stint on Hollywood Squares, as a celebrity participant; behind the scenes he was head writer for the show. In 2000, he performed off-Broadway in his self-penned one-man show, Bruce Vilanch: Almost Famous.Since 2000, Vilanch has been the head writer for the Oscars, after being an Oscar program co-writer for the previous ten years. He is a featured writer for the Tonys, Grammys and Emmys. Wikipedia

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Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010 Career Achievement Award Fort Worth Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival
2007 Wall of Fame Grabby Awards
1997 Stephen F. Kolzak Award GLAAD Media Awards
1995 CableACE CableACE Awards Variety Special or Series Comic Relief VI (1994) · John Moffitt (executive producer)
· Pat Tourk Lee (executive producer)
· Bob Zmuda (executive producer)
· Nancy Kurshner (supervising producer)
· Jeff Thorsen (associate producer)
· Buz Kohan (writer)
1993 CableACE CableACE Awards Variety Special or Series Comic Relief V (1992) · John Moffitt (executive producer)
· Pat Tourk Lee (executive producer)
· Bob Zmuda (executive producer)
· Nancy Kurshner (supervising producer)
· Walter C. Miller (director)
· Buz Kohan (writer)
1992 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Variety or Music Program The 64th Annual Academy Awards (1992) · Hal Kanter (writer)
· Buz Kohan (writer)
· Billy Crystal (writer: special material)
· Marc Shaiman (writer: special material)
· David Steinberg (writer: special material)
· Robert Wuhl (writer: special material)
1991 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program The 63rd Annual Academy Awards (1991) · Hal Kanter (writer)
· Buz Kohan (writer)
· Billy Crystal (special material)
· David Steinberg (special material)
· Robert Wuhl (special material)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010) · Jon Macks (writer)
· Steve Martin (special material written by)
· Beth Armogida (special material written by)
· Dave Barry (special material written by)
· David Feldman (special material written by)
· Carol Leifer (writer)
· Jeffrey Richman (writer)
· Marc Shaiman (special material written by)
· Colleen Werthmann (special material written by)
· Scott Wittman (special material written by)
2009 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special The 81st Annual Academy Awards (2009) · Jon Macks (writer)
· Jenny Bicks (writer)
· Bill Condon (writer)
· John Hoffman (writer)
· Phil Alden Robinson (writer)
· Dan Harmon (special material written by)
· Rob Schrab (special material written by)
· Ben Schwartz (special material written by)
· Joel Stein (special material written by)
2007 Grabby Award Grabby Awards Best Non-Sex Performance Fucking with the Stars (2006)
2005 WGA Award (TV) Writers Guild of America, USA Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials The 58th Annual Tony Awards (2004) · Dave Boone
2004 WGA Award (TV) Writers Guild of America, USA Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) · Hal Kanter
· Rita Cash
· Buz Kohan
· Steve Martin (special material)
· Beth Armogida (special material)
· Dave Barry (special material)
· Dave Boone (special material)
· Andy Breckman (special material)
· Jon Macks (special material)
· Rita Rudner (special material)
2000 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Music and Lyrics The 14th Annual American Comedy Awards (2000) · Glen Roven (composer/lyricist)
1994 CableACE CableACE Awards Children's Programming Special - 6 and Younger For Our Children: The Concert (1993) · Dawn Steel (executive producer)
· Brad Lachman (producer)
· Gregory Sills (supervising producer)
· Louis J. Horvitz (director)
· Garry Bormet (writer)
1978 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair Is Back (1977) · Buz Kohan (writer)
· Rod Warren (writer)
· Pat McCormick (writer)
· Tom Eyen (writer)
· Jerry Blatt (writer)
· Bette Midler (writer)
1977 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special The Barry Manilow Special (1977) · Alan Thicke (writer)
· Don Clark (writer)
· Susan Clark (writer)
· Ronny Pearlman (writer)
· Steve Binder (writer)
· Barry Manilow (writer)


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#Fact
1 Starring as Edna Turnblad in the national tour of the Broadway smash hit, Hairspray. [September 2003]
2 Playing Edna Turnblad in the Broadway production of Hairspray, recently played by Michael McKean and originated by Harvey Fierstein. [October 2004]
3 Known to be an able provider of topical joke material for Academy Award hosts (notably Billy Crystal). Also for comedy personalities on the road such as Bette Midler.
4 Hefty, quipping, American gag writer who turned celebrity after becoming a wisecracking regular on the revamped Hollywood Squares (1998) game show (located next to Whoopi Goldberg in the left-center square).
5 Had a musical comedy background, claiming to have done every Stubby Kaye role there was.
6 Attended Ohio State University in the 1960s as a theater and journalism student.

#Quote
1 "Musicals have clearly gotten more physical. You never saw Ethel Merman doing step aerobics. The real culprit in all this is not even the costume designer but the choreographer, that malicious spawn of Gwen Verdon and Satan." -- commenting on his strenuous undertaking in the tour of "Hairspray".

#Trademark
1 Wild, blonde-gray locks, thick red glasses and gay-suggestive tee-shirts
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