General Trivia

Full name: Sandra Annette Bullock
Nick Name: Sandy
Date of birth: 26th of July, 1964, at 3:15 AM
Place of birth: Arlingtion, Virginia (USA)
Constellation: Lion


  • Mother Helga (German), opera singer, died on April 4th, 2000 in Arlingtion, VA.
  • Father John (American), voice coach.
  • Younger sister Gesine, lawyer & pastry chef, married Ray Prado (April 03, 1999)
  • Education: Dropped out of East Carolina Uni., finished her acting education with Sanford Meisner

    Eye color: brown
    Hair color: black
    Height: 173 cm (5' 8")
    Shoe size: 42 (8 1/2)

    Favorite music: Salsa, Bob Schneider, Tom Jones, Classic, Jazz
    Favorite author: John Steinbeck
    Favorite food: Kentucky fried chicken, ice cream, chocolate and Gummibears (the red ones)
    Favorite drinks: beer (Heineken and Rolling Rock) and tequila.
    Favorite movies: The Wizard of Oz and "anything with Audrey Hepburn."
    Favorite perfume: Dune, by Christian Dior
    Favorite time of the day: dusk

    Career Breakthrough : Speed (1994) with Keanu Reeves and Dennis Hopper.

    Hobbies: (Salsa) Dancing, hiking, watching favorite movies
    Really enjoys: Home renovation and restoration


    She was born Sandra Annette Bullock on the 26th of July, 1964, in Arlington, Virginia. Her mother, Helga, the daughter of a German rocket scientist, initially studied to be an opera singer in Nuremberg. To support her studies, she worked as a clerk, one day being called to the town's Palace of Justice (where the notorious post-WW2 trials took place). Here she was to takes letters for the new head honcho, one John Bullock. Bullock, originally from Birmingham, Alabama, was a Juilliard scholar who'd joined the Army as a runner and risen to become the boss of the military Postal Exchange for the whole of Europe. Continue...


  • 2007 - Swarovski Presidents Award - Costume Designers Guild Awards
  • 2006 - The Undercover Activist - Glamour Women of the Year Award.
  • 2006 - Hollywood Film Award - Hollywood Supporting Actress of the Year
  • 2006 - Screen Actors Guild Award - Best Ensemble: "Crash"
  • 2006 - People's Choice Award - Favorite Female Movie Star
  • 2006 - Critics Choice Awards - Best Ensemble: "Crash"
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  • Fun Facts

  • Is fluent in German.
  • Voted "most likely to brighten up your day" in high school./li>
  • Was engaged to actor Tate Donovan.
  • Is allergic to horses.
  • Is the executive producer of the ABC sitcom, The George Lopez Show.
  • On People (USA) magazine's '50 Most Beautiful' list. [1999]
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  • Charity Work

    • During the wake of Hurrican Katrina, Sandy was working with residents of Austin, the American Red Cross and the non-profit organizations Katrina Help Austin and Mobile Loaves and Fishes to bring supplies and provide transportation for evacuees.
    • Donated $1 million to the Red Cross to aid the Tsunami victims in Asia - December 2004
    • The Alliance for Children's Rights Charity Dinner - December 09, 2004
    • Donated $1 million to the Red Cross to help the victims of the 9/11 attacs - September 2004
    • The Alliance for Children's Rights Charity Dinner - December 09, 2004
    • Sandra Bullock supports many charities for cancer (includinng LiveStrong), pediatric AIDS and PETA.
    • Sandra Bullock owns a home nearby Tybee Island and has donated money to the nonprofit Ossabaw Island Foundation.

    Upcoming Projects

    The Proposal
    Category: Romantic Comedy
    Playing: Margaret Tate
    US Premiere: June 12, 2009
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    All About Steve
    Category: Comedy
    Playing: Mary Horowitz
    US Premiere: October 2009
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    Latest DVDs

    Category: Fantasy/Thriller
    Playing: Linda Hanson
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    Category: Drama/Biograhpy
    Playing: Harper Lee
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    The Anastacia Fund
    Established: 2003
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    Breakaway From Cancer
    Established: 2005
    By: Amgen Inc.
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