List of famous people named Bruce, along with photos. How many celebrities named Bruce can you think of? The famous Bruces below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Bruce, athletes named Bruce, and even political figures named Bruce. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Bruce? Add them to the list.There are so many award winning Bruce's on this list. There's New Jersey native Bruce Springsteen, still a touring musician after 30 years who was also inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Bruce Willis has starred in so many great classics: Die Hard, Pulp Fiction, The Sixth Sense and 12 Monkeys, to name a few. And, of course, Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner graces this list. Her coming out as a transgender has revolutionized gender identification, and she is also an Olympic gold medal winner, and has recently won an ESPY award for courage.