Emmy Award Winning Comedy Writer, Comedian and actor.
“a smart, amusing, uninhibited comedy persona with a focus on show business” ~ Los Angeles Times
Bruce Vilanch is a winner of 6 Emmy Awards and 3 nominations. His comedic writings were featured on major television variety shows, TV specials, and game shows. He was the head writer for the Academy Awards for 12 years and for the Emmy Awards, Grammy Awards and the People’s Choice Awards.
Bruce was featured on the popular game show “Hollywood Squares.”
He continues as a comedy writer in great demand by stars like Bette Midler, Whoopi Goldberg, Diana Ross, Billy Crystal and dozens more.
Bette Midler once said that she has “never uttered a word that she didn’t pay Bruce Vilanch to write.”
Bruce starred on Broadway in “Hairspray” as Edna Turnblad and in his off-Broadway hit, “Almost Famous.”
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“HOLLYWOOD TELL ALL” a behind-the-scenes comedy exploration of the shows and stars with whom Bruce has personal insight and stories. It’s a riotous night on the town.