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Bruce Vilanch

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Birthday
23, 1948
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
23, 1948 (age 69)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Comedian known for his wild blonde mane of hair and suggestive t-shirts. He has written many of the jokes for the Academy Award shows over the years and is also known for his four-year stint on Hollywood Squares.

Before Fame

As a child, he worked as a chubby child model under Lane Bryant's Charming Chub division. He later attended The Ohio State University as a theater and journalism student.

Trivia

In 2000, he performed off-Broadway in his self-penned one-man show, Bruce Vilanch: Almost Famous.

Family Life

He was adopted by Dr. Jonas and Henne Vilanch as a four-day-old. He is openly gay and a prominent member of the LGBT community.

Associated With

He became famous after appearing on Hollywood Squares next to Whoopi Goldberg.

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