Celebrity News: Sandra Annette Bullock was born on July 26, 1964 in Arlington, Virginia (USA). Her mother was of German origin and opera singer, her father a professor of diction. The marriage had to travel constantly by the profession of its mother and she next to its younger sister followed from their mother’s performances from small and several times sang in the choir of children of these operas. Thus begins the development of her voice that will serve for the future and for the big screen.
When Sandra was a teenager her parents settled in Washington. She studied acting at East Carolina University but quit her career before culminating to perform in theater.
She settled to that effect in New York, where she got offers to act on television. Their first papers were of great importance since due to them it obtained a paper in the cinema.
The six years that followed Bullock was acting in the cinema and intervened in productions for the television without getting to the fame.
In 1994 she achieved a huge success with the film “Speed”, co-starring Keanu Reeves. Thanks to this film she is recognized as a movie star. She had previously worked with Sylvester Stallone on “Demolition Man” (1993).
These were followed by the romantic comedy “While You Sleep” (1995), which co-starred with Bill Pullman; The thriller “The Net“, of the same year; “Time to Kill,” with Matthew McConaughey; “Speed 2” (1997); Or “The Forces of Nature” (1999), next to Ben Affleck.
Excellent actress, able to act with ease in dramatic roles and comedy; Bullock prepares for his roles with great intensity and commitment, as for example in “28 days” (2000), where he plays an alcoholic junkie for which he spent some time in a rehabilitation institution with the purpose of knowing and interacting with The true addicts and the sick.
Sandra Bullock has appeared in several mini-series and television films. Her voice has been heard in animated films such as “The Prince of Egypt” (1998). She has also co-produced several of her films, and directed a 40-minute medium length film.
Among her latest works are feature films “The Proposal ” (2009); “All About Steve” (2009) and “The Blind Side” (2009) where she plays Leigh Anne Tuohy, a wealthy woman who adopts a young African-American who would become a professional soccer player. For this performance, Sandra won the Oscar 2010, in addition to the Golden Globe and the Screen Actors Guild Award.
In her personal life, Sandra married producer Jesse James in July 2005. The couple spend several months in the state of Texas (Austin), one of their favorite places, where they have one of their properties. In 2010 Sandra asked for a divorce.