(AGI) Rome, March 19 - Hollywood super macho actor Bruce Williscelebrated his 60th birthday on Thursday. The sex symbol stillrides the wave of success with his sculpted body andmischievous look. He starred in many action films and becamefamous with "Die Hard" in 1998. He really joined the club ofHollywood greats with roles in "Pulp Fiction," "The SixthSense," "Sin City" and "Armageddon". He was born at anAmerican military base in former West Germany to a Germanmother and American father. He seemed always destined to playtough characters. He started his career in the TV series"Moonlight". His first leading role in a film was "Blind Date"by Blake Edwards, but he owes his real success to one name:John McClane, the policeman who saved his wife, New York andthe world several times over and always with a sense of ironyin the "Die Hard" series that started in 1987. He alsoexperimented with different genres, from the black comedy"Death Becomes Her", to visionary films like "12 Monkeys". Heplayed a boxer in Quentin Tarantino's "Pulp Fiction", apoliceman in Wes Anderson's "Moonrise Kingdom" and RobertRodriguez's "Sin City", a taxi driver in the sci-fi film "TheFifth Element" and himself in "Ocean's Twelve". In real life hewas a singer and released two blues albums. He is now startingall over again and is preparing for his Broadway debut with theplay "Misery", based on the novel by Stephen King.. .