William Bradley Pitt, an American film producer and actor, was born on December 18, 1963. Brad Pitt is considered as one of the most powerful and influential personalities in the American entertainment industry. Pitt was recognized as the world’s most attractive man for several years by various media outlets, and the personal life of Pitt was the subject for wide publicity.
Brad Pitt was born to William Alvin Pitt and Jane Etta at Shawnee, Oklahoma. The family, later on, moved to Springfield, Missouri, where Pitt was raised up with his younger siblings, Douglas Mitchell and Julie Neal. Pitt used to take an active part in all the activities when he was studying at Kickapoo High School, he was involved in sports, school musicals, and debating. Later in 1982, he attended the University of Missouri, where focusing on advertising, he majored in journalism. Pitt also used to act in fraternity shows occasionally. For moving to California, Pitt has left college just before two credits short of graduating. Before starting his career as an actor, Pitt used to drive strippers in limos, dressed as a giant chicken, and moving refrigerators.
Brad Pitt took lessons from Roy London (acting coach while struggling to establish his career in Los Angeles. Pitt’s debuted in the acting career in 1987 when he performed uncredited parts in movies like “No Way Out” (1987), “Less Than Zero” (1987), and “No Man’s Land” (1987). In May 1987, a two-episode role on the NBC soap opera Another World noted his debut on the television. After minor roles in movies, Pitt got the big break in ‘Legends of the Fall’. His acting career has many ups and downs, but the actor has proved himself at every point of his life. Pitt has not only impressed the world with his superb performance in the films but also the social causes.
Some Unknown Facts About Brad Pitt
Versatile actor and producer Brad Pitt is known for his handsome face and great personality. Pitt’s career hit an upswing due to his mind-blowing performance in all the movies, he believed to give the best at every stage of his life. There are some lesser-known facts about the actors which fans would love to know.
- Brad Pitt started smoking while he was in 6ty grade.
- He aimed to become a rock star instead of becomes an actor in childhood.
- He was voted for well dressed in school which he took part in the curriculum activity in 1972.
- China banned Pitt for appearing in the 1997 film “Seven Years in Tibet”.
- He was injured during the shoot for his film “Seven” and his injury was later added in the script.
- In 2004 Pitt showed support for John Kerry who was standing for US Presidential Election.
- Fans tagged him as “Sexist Man Alive” in 1995 and the same award was won by him in 2000.
- Pitt’s ex-wife spent around $1 million on their wedding while Pitt presented him a wedding ring was exclusive and was designed by Sued Damiani International.
Brad Pitt Movie List
Brad Pitt is an impressive actor who is well known for his energetic performances in many of the movies. His film ‘World War Z’ was a big hit on the box office and collected around 539 million dollars, this collection has surpassed his previous film collection. Pitt’s packs a punch in the film with his splendid acting, sound storyline, and thrilling moments. Besides this box office hit, Brad Pitt has given his excellent performance in many other movies, this movie list includes:
- Flight Club (1999)
- Snatch (2000)
- The Mexican (2001)
- Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003)
- Mr.& Mrs. Smith (2005)
- Inglourious Basterds (2009)
- The Big Short (2015)