Bruce William Boxleitner Biography

Updated On Jul 23, 2019 Published On Feb 17, 2017
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Date of Birth: 1950 , May-12
Birth Nation: United States
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Bruce William Boxleitner is an American actor also well-known as science fiction and suspense writer born in Elgin, Illinois. He is the son of a certified public accountant, grew up with his parents along with his siblings. William attended Prospect High School in Mount Prospect and Goodman Theater School of Drama of the Art Institute of Chicago. Regarding his ethnicity, he is white and holds American Nationality.

Boxleitner started his career from the TV series Mary Tyler Moore which pull down the attention of the viewers and got opportunities to cast in another role. After giving best shots in numerous TV series his outstanding performance bridges him in many Movies. William appeared in films including “Tron”, “The Baltimore Bullet”, “Kuffs”, “Double Jeopardy”, “Free Fall”, “Brilliant”, “Sharpshooter”, “So You Said Ye”, etc. He also wrote science fiction novels “Frontier Earth” and “Searcher” as well as playing a major role in the different audio dramatization.  

Moving towards his personal life, Bruce had several affairs and also married with three beautiful young ladies. He married to American actress Kathryn Holcomb after having affair with several months but could be the life-long partner. They had two sons Sam and Lee.

Later, he married Melissa Gilbert who is also an actress and together they had one son named Michael Garrett, but their relation also went cold sooner. Recently he married his girlfriend Verena King and enjoying their married life.

Bruce earns a tremendous amount of money during his career, his earning came from numerous sources including his Acting, Books, modeling, etc. He earned the big chunk of the amount from this acting career with high paid salary and it has been estimated that his current net worth is estimated at $15 million.

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Born in Elgin, Illinois.

May 12 , 1950

An Amercian actor Bruce William Boxleitner was born on 12th May 1950 in Elgin, Illinois. He was the son of certified public accountant though this parents name has not been found out. He is an White American Nationality. 

Started Career in TV Series.


Bruce William Boxleitner was always interested in acting. He had done his education from Theater school of Drama of the Arts Institute. His devotion and eager got his opportunities to cast in TV series Mary Tyler Moore which was loved by numerous people. 

Married with Kathryn Holcomb.


Bruce William Boxleitner married to Kathryn Holcomb who is well-known American actress. They had dated for several months and got married and blessed with two sons Sam and Lee. After  ten years of married their relation went cold and ended their relation.

Married with Melissa Gilbert.


After the ended of first married relation, he got married to Melissa Gilbert who is also an American actor. They had dated for several months and got married and gave birth to the son named as Michael Garrett. After sixteen years they got Divorce.  

Married with Verena King.

February 8 , 2016

After having divorce twice, Bruce William Boxleitner again got married to his girlfriend Verena King with whom he dated for three years. They were married in an intimate ceremony in Kapolei on the island of Oahu, Hawaii.   

Current Net worth.


Bruce earns the tremendous amount of money during his active career time. His earning came from different sources such as Acting, Books Writing, Modelling, etc and it has been estimated that his current net worth has been estimated as $ 15 Million.