Bruce Vilanch

Actor · Writer · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 65
Bruce Gerald Vilanch 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.

Bruce Gerald Vilanch 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.

Born

Tuesday, 23 November 1948

Actor Filmography

Live at Mister Kelly's Self 2021
Emily @ the Edge of Chaos God 2021
The Dorians Film Toast 2021 Self - Presenter 2021
The Vivienne Takes on Hollywood Self - Special Guest 2020
Drag Time with Heklina Self - interviewee 2020
Visible: Out on Television Self (writer) 2020
Amsel: Illustrator of the Lost Art Himself - Interviewee / Self 2019
Still Waiting in the Wings Chef 2018
The Fabulous Allan Carr Himself / Self 2018
The Advocate Celebrates 50 Years: A Long Road to Freedom Self 2018
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Live at Mister Kelly's Self 2021
Emily @ the Edge of Chaos God 2021
The Dorians Film Toast 2021 Self - Presenter 2021
The Vivienne Takes on Hollywood Self - Special Guest 2020
Drag Time with Heklina Self - interviewee 2020
Visible: Out on Television Self (writer) 2020
Amsel: Illustrator of the Lost Art Himself - Interviewee / Self 2019
Still Waiting in the Wings Chef 2018
The Fabulous Allan Carr Himself / Self 2018
The Advocate Celebrates 50 Years: A Long Road to Freedom Self 2018
Surge of Power: Revenge of the Sequel Janus / S.I.R.I.U.S. 2018
Limelight Garrett Raynes 2017
Being Fabulous Rocks! T.V. Show Self - Guest 2015
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero Additional Voices 2014
The Outrageous Sophie Tucker Self 2014
Hey Qween! Self 2014
And the Oscar Goes to... Self - Oscar Telecast Writer / Himself - Interviewee 2014
I Am Divine Himself / Self - Writer 2013
On the Set W Jasper Cole Self - Guest 2013
Scrooge & Marley Fezziwig 2012
Silent But Deadly Uncle Bruce 2012
Child of the '70s Larry Lawrence 2012
Teens Wanna Know Self - Guest 2012
The Eric Andre Show Arnold Schwarzenegger 2012
Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Self 2012
Walk a Mile in My Pradas Self 2011
Vito Himself / Self - Author 2011
Sister Mary Farmer Jake 2011
Going Down in LA-LA Land Missy Manhandler / Missy 2011
The Adonis Factor Himself - Writer / Actor / Self - Writer 2010
Pride: The Gay & Lesbian Comedy Slam Self / Himself - Host 2010
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
HA! The Web Series Bruce 2009
Beverly Hills Groomer Self 2009
House of Numbers: Anatomy of an Epidemic Self - American Comedy & Script Writer 2009
Shark Tank Self - Helper: PC Classes Online 2009
What's the Name of the Dame? Self 2009
Spring Breakdown Celebrity Judge 2009
RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked! Self - Guest Judge 2009
RuPaul's Drag Race Self - Guest Judge, Self - Audience Member, Self - Special Guest, Self 2009
Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!! Uncle Max 2009
Wrangler: Anatomy of an Icon Self - Actor & Author 2008
You Don't Mess with the Zohan Bruce Vilanch 2008
Sex: The Revolution Self 2008
World's Dumbest Himself 2008
Tru Loved Uncle Daniel 2008
GSN Live Self 2008
Laughing Matters... The Men Self 2008
Out for Laughs Self - Starring Comedian 2008
Jury Duty Self 2007
Rick & Steve the Happiest Gay Couple in All the World Bruce Bandersnatch 2007
Living with Ed Self 2007
Queer Duck: The Movie Bruce Vilanch 2006
Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles Self 2006
Gameshow Marathon Self - Panelist 2006
The Apprentice: Martha Stewart Self 2005
The Aristocrats Self 2005
Celebrity Fit Club Himself 2005
Wisecrack Self 2005
Late Night with Conan O'Brien: The Best of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Self 2004
Naked Fame Self - Academy Awards Writer 2004
100 Years of Hope and Humor Self 2003
Circuit Theater Stage Manager 2002
The Circuit Theater Stage Manager 2002
Call Me Claus Himself / Self 2001
I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special Comedy Writer 2001
The Proud Family Tristan the Magician 2001
10 Attitudes Self 2001
The Test Self - Panelist 2001
Queen of the Whole Wide World Master of Ceremonies 2001
Under the Pink Carpet Self 2000
The Martin Short Show Self 1999
Jackie's Back! Bruce Vilanch 1999
Get Bruce Himself / Self 1999
Hollywood Squares Himself - Panelist 1998
Pesel Ha'Zahav Self 1998
Behind the Music Self 1997
Theater Talk Self - Guest 1996
The Nanny Bruce Vilanch 1993
Love Can Be Murder Bernie 1992
Rachel Gunn, R.N. Mr. Martino 1992
Fourth Story Flower Salesman 1991
The Simpsons Bruce Vilanch 1989
Up All Night Himself 1989
The Drifter Cook 1988
The Morning After Bartender 1986
The Ice Pirates Wendon 1984
Breathless 1983
Bosom Buddies Customer #2 1980
The Paul Ryan Show Self 1977
Mahogany Dress Manufacturer 1975
The Midnight Special Himself 1972

Producer Filmography

2010 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special Nominated
2009 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special Nominated
2000 Emmy Outstanding Music and Lyrics Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Variety or Music Program Won
1991 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Won
1978 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special Nominated
1977 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special Nominated
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