Sandra Bullock began her career mostly in the 90s. Before Speed, she did appear next to Sylvester Stallone in Demolition Man and she gained some fame from that. However, that role was overshadowed the very next year. Speed was a hit movie and Bullock hasn't been out of the spotlight since.

She acted in various Hollywood films over the next 25 years such as While You Were Sleeping, The Prince of Egypt and Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close among so many. You would be surprised however by what she did before she was famous. Her personal life is also worth checking out.

Sandra Bullock: Her Successes and Struggles

Through The Years With Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock is one of the most famous and successful actresses in the world. She is the daughter of a German mother and an American father and began studying acting in New York. While in school, she worked a variety of jobs to support herself and then moved to L.A. Sandra's breakthrough came in 1994 with the action movie 'Speed'. At the side of Keanu Reeves, she entertained numerous moviegoers.

This was followed by other movies such as The Net and Miss Congeniality. Since then, Sandra Bullock has become an integral part of the film world. Since the 90s, she has also worked as a director and producer on various films. 2010 saw the peak of her career when she received several awards for her performance in The Blind Side. In more recent productions like Gravity or Bird Box, Sandra Bullock proves that she still can garnish attention.

In contrast to her career, the private life of the 56-year-old had peaks and valleys over the years. After a brief relationship with her colleague Ryan Gosling in 2002, she married Jesse James. Five years after their marriage, however, Sandra filed for divorce. Since 2015, the actress has been in a relationship with photographer Bryan Randall. Also in 2015, Bullock was named the most beautiful woman in the world by People. With a star on the Walk of Fame, she has immortalized herself forever in Hollywood history.

Sandra Bullock in Birdbox

She almost played the leading role...

Sandra Bullock Almost Starred in the "Matrix" Movies