May 14, 1962 in Brooklyn
Brooklyn, New York, United States
C.C. DeVille (born Bruce Anthony Johannesson; May 14, 1962) is the guitarist of the multi-platinum-selling hard rock band Poison. His work with the band has sold over 45 million records worldwide, including 15 million in the United States. He has also acted in both reality television and television drama shows. He starred in The Surreal Life season 6 and The Surreal Life: Fame Games. DeVille also formed a solo band in 1998 called Samantha 7. Early years: DeVille was born Bruce Anthony Johannesson in the Bay Ridge area of Brooklyn, New York. His interest in music began at age two while watching The Beatles perform on The Ed Sullivan Show.