Brad Pitt is an American Actor, known as much for his versatility as he is for his handsome face. He is one of the best actors in Hollywood and also one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood. Brad Pitt is also a Movie Producer. His most notable movies are Troy, Interview With the Vampire, Fight Club, Moneyball, World War Z, Inglorious Bastards, Fury and Mr. Ocean’s Trilogy and Mrs.Smith. He has received multiple awards and nominations including an Academy Award as producer under his own company, Plan B Entertainment.
Pitt first gained recognition as a cowboy hitchhiker in the road movie Thelma & Louise (1991). His first leading roles in big-budget productions came with the drama films A River Runs Through It (1992) and Legends of the Fall (1994) and horror film Interview with the Vampire (1994). He gave critically acclaimed performances in the crime thriller Seven and the science fiction film 12 Monkeys (both 1995).
As a public figure, Pitt has been cited as one of the most influential and powerful people in the American entertainment industry. For a number of years, he was cited as the world’s most attractive man by various media outlets, and his personal life is the subject of wide publicity. In 2000, he married actress Jennifer Aniston; they divorced in 2005. In 2014, Pitt married actress Angelina Jolie. The couple was dubbed as Brangelina. They have six children together, three of whom were adopted internationally. In 2016, Jolie filed for a divorce from Pitt, which was finalized in 2019.
Early Life of Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt was born on December 18, 1963. His full name is William Bradley Pitt. He was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Brad Pitt was raised in Springfield, Missouri. His father, Bill Pitt, owned a trucking company, and his mother, Jane Pitt, was a family counselor. He has two younger siblings Doug and Julie Neal. He was raised as a southern baptist. Brad Pitt grew up in a conservative household. He moved to LA after college.
Pitt’s television debut came in May 1987 with a two-episode role on the NBC soap opera Another World. His film career started as a supporting actor in 1989. Brad Pitt gained wide attention with Thelma & Louise in 1991. He gained critical acclaim after starring in Interview With the Vampire. In 1995 Pitt won two MTV Movie Awards for his role. The film consisted of Tom Cruise, Kirsten Dunst, and Antonio Banderas. IT was a major success. All of the major cast in the film are top actors in the 20th century.
Brad Pitt starred in Fight Club in 1999. This was also a super hit film. He starred as an anti-hero Tyler Durden in the film. Since then Brad Pitt has acted in some of the most successful films in history. He starred in the Epic film Troy in 2004. Brad Pitt played the role of legendary hero Achilles. He starred opposite to Angelina Jolie in 2005 action-comedy Mr. & Mrs. Smith. The film was a huge hit. He also had a main role in the Ocean’s Trilogy. Ocean’s Trilogy cast included George Clooney, Matt Damon, and Al Pacino. Brad Pitt won an Academy Award for 12 Years a Slave. He was the producer of the film. Has been nominated for Two Best Actor Oscars.
Personal Life of Brad Pitt
In the late 1980s and early 1990s, Pitt was involved in successive relationships with several of his co-stars, including Robin Givens (Head of the Class), Jill Schoelen (Cutting Class), and Juliette Lewis (Too Young to Die? and Kalifornia). In addition, Pitt had a much-publicized romance and engagement to his Seven co-star, Gwyneth Paltrow, whom he dated from 1994 to 1997. Brad Pitt was married to Friends star Jennifer Aniston. The couple got married in 2000. They separated in 2005. Since then Brad was in a high profile relationship with Angelina Jolie. The Couple is dubber Brangelina. They Got married in 2014 after nine years of dating. They have 6 children together. # of those children are adopted. On September 19, 2016, Jolie filed for divorce from Pitt, citing irreconcilable differences. On April 12, 2019, the court restored Jolie and Pitt to single status.
Quotes of Brad Pitt
- I’m one of those people you hate because of genetics. It’s the truth.
- Being married means I can break wind and eat ice cream in bed.
- Success is a beast. And it actually puts the emphasis on the wrong thing. You get away with more instead of looking within.
- I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said ‘We saw your movie.’ ‘Which one?’ I said. He shouted ‘Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn’t like?
- I have a hard time with morals. All I know is what feels right, what’s more important to me is being honest about who you are. Morals I get a little hung up on.
- I’d like to design something like a city or a museum. I want to do something hands-on rather than just play golf which is the sport of the religious right.
- Heartthrobs are a dime a dozen