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Bruce Jenner

Bruce Jenner

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Famous as :

TV personality, fomer track and field athlete

Birth Name :

William Bruce Jenner

Birth Date :

October 28, 1949

Birth Place :

Mount Kisco, New York, USA

Spouse :

Chrystie Crownover (former stewardess, 15-Dec-72 - Feb-1980), Linda Thompson (actress, 5-Jan-81 - 1983), Kris Jenner (TV personality, 21-Apr-91 - Dec-2014)

Claim to fame :

Won the gold for decathlon in the Montreal '76 Summer Olympics

Biography


Former U.S. track and field athlete William Bruce Jenner rose to prominence after winning the gold medal in the decathlon at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal. The victory made him famous among people and the media, leading him to appear in endorsements, speaking engagements, as well as TV appearances with one of his famous endorsements was for Wheaties cereal box.

He, afterwards, was signed to guest star on TV series, such as "CHiPs" and "The American Sportsman". Invading the big screen, Bruce made his debut in the 1980 "Can't Stop the Music" which was a flop. He appeared in numerous reality TV series afterwards, but it was not until Bruce starred in E! "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" (2007) that he experienced big break in the business. The reality featured him and wife Kris Jenner and their children as the main focus and chronicled the personal and professional day to day lives of the family. The show's success ignited spin-offs, including "Kourtney and Kim Take New York" and "Kourtney and Kim Take Miami". Notwithstanding criticism, the shows became a hit and Bruce and the rest of the family members became even more famous than before.

Latest News


Cameron Crowe Pokes Fun at Bruce Jenner Gender Transition in Leaked Sony Email

April 18, 2015 06:26:33 GMT

WikiLeaks which has a huge new database of Sony emails released thousands of those emails on Thrusday, April 16. One of the emails is a conversation between Cameron Crowe and Sony Pictures Entertainment's now-former co-chairwoman Amy Pascal. While conversing about Crowe's "" movie, they poked fun at 's alleged gender transition.
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ABC Releases New Cryptic Promo for Bruce Jenner Interview

April 15, 2015 06:43:03 GMT

speaks up for the first time since mounting speculation about his gender transition in a newly released promo for his interview with ABC News' Diane Sawyer. "My whole life has been getting me ready for this," the former Olympian says while walking through the snow.
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First Promo for Bruce Jenner's Interview With Diane Sawyer Arrives

April 10, 2015 08:04:24 GMT

ABC has shared the first sneak peek of 's interview with Diane Sawyer. The cryptic short promo barely shows the 65-year-old reality TV star's face, but promises to cover "the journey, the decisions, the future" people are curious to know regarding the former Olympic medalist.
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Bruce Jenner's Interview With Diane Sawyer to Air April 24

April 07, 2015 02:21:21 GMT

's interview with ABC News' Diane Sawyer has got an airdate. "Bruce Jenner: The Interview" will air as a two-hour episode of "20/20" on Friday, April 24 at 9 P.M. ET.
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Stepchildren of Victim in Deadly Car Crash Plan to Sue Bruce Jenner

April 02, 2015 09:25:44 GMT

may face a wrongful death lawsuit following a deadly car crash in early February that cost the life of a woman named Kim Howe. The woman's stepchildren are now consulting with lawyer to discuss the matter, TMZ reports.
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Bruce Jenner's Son Burt Reacts to Jamie Foxx's 'Transphobic' Joke

March 31, 2015 01:40:12 GMT

's son Burt has broken his silence on 's "transphobic" joke during iHeartRadio Awards. Speaking to TMZ at LAX on Monday, March 30, Burt said the "" actor was "just copying ."
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Jamie Foxx Facing Backlash After 'Transphobic' Bruce Jenner Joke at iHeartRadio Awards

March 30, 2015 02:19:08 GMT

is under fire after making a joke about 's gender transition during his monologue at the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday, March 29. The 47-year-old actor made fun of Bruce's transition to a woman after taking a jab at Suge Knight.
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Us Weekly Retracts Kendall Jenner Alleged Interview About Bruce

March 20, 2015 04:07:13 GMT

Us Weekly has retracted an article claiming to feature an exclusive interview with about her father 's gender transformation. The publication released a retraction of the article on Thursday afternoon, March 19, one day after Kendall blasted them on Twitter.
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Kendall Jenner Denies Giving Interview About Bruce's Gender Transition

March 19, 2015 02:34:42 GMT

took to Twitter on Wednesday, March 18 to slam Us Weekly for publishing an interview with her about her father 's gender transition. Kendall said she had never given any interview to the publication.
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Report: Bruce Jenner Undergoes Nose Job

March 18, 2015 08:56:29 GMT

reportedly underwent nose surgery a few weeks ago. According to TMZ, Bruce, who is in the midst of a gender transition, did his nose to "soften" his features and to make his nose look more feminine.
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Bruce Jenner's Son Brandon Expecting First Child

March 16, 2015 03:26:36 GMT

's son Brandon Jenner and his wife Leah are expecting their first child together. Leah announced the happy news on Instagram on Sunday afternoon, March 15, debuting a photo of her baby bump.
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Bruce Jenner's Transgender Docu-Series Put on Hold

March 12, 2015 18:20:35 GMT

The future of 's show which is expected to document his transition from man to woman is unclear after the production is allegedly halted. The news came after he was involved in a fatal car accident that left one person dead, but the reason behind the halt is reportedly not that.
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'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' Producer Denies Spin-Off Show for Bruce Jenner

March 10, 2015 07:15:07 GMT

is not getting his own reality series despite reports stating otherwise. "" executive producer Jeff Jenkins has shot down the persistent rumors, saying that there's currently no project centering on the former Olympian in development.
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Bruce Jenner Is Still Wearing His Wedding Band

March 03, 2015 09:00:12 GMT

is still wearing his wedding band after getting divorced from . During a recent outing on Thursday afternoon, February 26, the father of and was spotted with his wedding ring when grabbing a cup of coffee.
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Bruce Jenner Was Reportedly Driving at 38 MPH During Fatal Crash

February 25, 2015 01:58:15 GMT

was driving at 38 miles per hour during this month's fatal accident, TMZ reported. Law enforcement sources told the site that the Sensing Diagnostic Module (data recorder) in Bruce's car showed he was initially driving between 46 and 47 MPH.
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D.A. Reportedly Asks Police to Turn Over Their Findings About Bruce Jenner's Case

February 20, 2015 07:51:33 GMT

may face harsh charges as a result of the fatal accident involving him in which a motorist named Kim Howe was killed. According to Radar Online, Los Angeles District Attorney has requested police who are investigating Bruce's case to turn over their findings. The report came after police obtained a video which allegedly showed Bruce smashing both the Lexus and the Prius.
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New Video Reportedly Shows Bruce Jenner at Fault for Fatal Car Crash

February 18, 2015 01:50:49 GMT

's fatal car crash that resulted in the death of a woman named Kim Howe was reportedly captured on a video. According to TMZ, an MTA bus behind the Hummer involved in the crash recorded the entire incident. The video, now obtained by law enforcement, allegedly shows Bruce striking both the Lexus and the Prius.
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'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' Season 10 Promo Teases an 'Epic' Announcement

February 16, 2015 08:50:26 GMT

"" is back with more drama in its upcoming 10th season, which has just got a premiere date. E! has announced that its hit reality show will return with the new season on Sunday, March 15 at 9/8c.
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Report: Bruce Jenner Wants Daughters to Stop Talking About His Sex Change

February 16, 2015 02:40:50 GMT

doesn't trust his daughters with any information of his sex change, TMZ reports. Sources connected to Bruce tell the site that he was upset over some recent leaks about his gender transition and blamed his daughters for it.
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Recording of 911 Calls in Bruce Jenner's Fatal Accident Is Released

February 12, 2015 01:48:22 GMT

Police have released a recording of 911 calls in 's fatal car crash. In the recording obtained by TMZ, a female witness can be heard telling a dispatcher, "One car is destroyed," referring to the victim's Lexus involved in the four-car collision.
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Bruce Jenner Provides His Cellphone Records to Police, Hires Lawyer

February 10, 2015 01:59:28 GMT

has provided his cellphone records to police to prove that he wasn't texting during a fatal car crash. A spokesman with the Malibu Sheriff's Department told New York Daily News that Bruce was willing to sign waivers and allow cops to pull his records from the phone company, therefore making a search warrant wasn't necessary.
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Bruce Jenner Breaks Silence on Fatal Car Accident: 'It Is a Devastating Tragedy'

February 09, 2015 05:53:26 GMT

has broken his silence on the fatal car accident involving him in which a person was killed over the weekend. Bruce offered his condolences to the victim's family in a statement issued on Sunday, February 8 by his publicist Alan Nierob.
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Authorities Confirm Paparazzi Were Not a Contributing Factor to Bruce Jenner's Fatal Crash

February 09, 2015 01:31:57 GMT

Much contrary to earlier reports, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has confirmed that paparazzi were not to blame in the fatal car crash that was involved in over the weekend. The former Olympian did tell authorities he was chased by photographers, but "as of right now, there is no indication that Bruce Jenner was being chased by paparazzi at the time of the crash," the spokesman confirmed to Gossip Cop.
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Police Searches Bruce Jenner's Phone for Signs of Texting During Fatal Car Crash

February 08, 2015 20:54:14 GMT

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has opened a vehicular manslaughter investigation into the deadly car accident involving . Cops are seeking search warrant for his phone so that they can review his phone records to determine if he was texting while driving during the crash.
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Bruce Jenner Involved in Car Crash That Left One Person Dead

February 08, 2015 09:38:09 GMT

got involved in a deadly car accident on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu Saturday, February 7. One person died and several others were injured, while the 65-year-old reality TV show walked away unhurt from the horrific crash.
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Bruce Jenner Accused of Using His Transition to 'Sell a TV Show'

February 07, 2015 19:51:14 GMT

faces criticism from transgender community. Zoey Tur, a leader in the L.A. transgender community, accuses the Olympian of exploiting his sex change for money since it's expected to happen around the same time of "" season 10 and a new reality series.
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Kris Jenner Had No Clue and Was in Denial Over Bruce Jenner's Gender Transformation

February 06, 2015 06:44:44 GMT

Weeks after chatter and speculation, it's been confirmed that initially had no single clue about 's gender transformation. Upon being told the truth, she was in denial that the man she'd been married for years would have a sex change.
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Bruce Jenner Receives Mixed Response From Family Over His Transition

February 04, 2015 20:39:39 GMT

Not all of 's family members fully accepted his transition from male to female when he first talked to them about it. According to PEOPLE, 's baby daddy "didn't react very well" at first, but "is now on board."
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Mom More Proud of Bruce Jenner After Gender Transition

February 04, 2015 03:07:25 GMT

While himself remains silent on his gender transition, his mother Esther Jenner has revealed she's proud of her son's decision. In an interview with Radar Online, she opened up, "I just learned about [his transition]. Bruce filled me in, and we had a very long, long, long talk about it."
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Bruce Jenner to Discuss Gender Transition With Diane Sawyer

February 03, 2015 03:26:23 GMT

is slated to talk with Diane Sawyer in a tell-all interview about his much talked gender transition. Filming on the special has been slated to take place later this week with the interview itself planned to air in May this year.
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