William Bradley Pitt is an American actor and film producer. He has received multiple awards, including two Golden Globe Awards and an Academy Award for his acting, in addition to another Academy Award and a Primetime Emmy Award as producer under his production company, Plan B Entertainment. Pitt first gained recognition as a cowboy hitchhiker in the road movie Thelma & Louise. His first leading roles in big-budget productions came with the drama films A River Runs Through It and Legends of the Fall, and the horror film Interview with the Vampire. He gave critically acclaimed performances in the crime thriller Seven and the science fiction film 12 Monkeys, the latter earning him a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor and an Academy Award nomination. Pitt starred in Fight Club and the heist film Ocean's Eleven, as well as its sequels, Ocean's Twelve and Ocean's Thirteen.
|Born:||William Bradley Pitt, December 18, 1963, Shawnee, Oklahoma, U.S.|
|Alma mater:||University of Missouri|
|Occupation:||Actor, film producer|
|Home town:||Springfield, Missouri, U.S.|
|Relatives:||Douglas Pitt (brother)|
|IMDb:||Brad Pitt's IMDb|
|Rotten Tomatoes:||Brad Pitt's Rotten Tomatoes|
About Brad Pitt
Hollywood star who played lead roles in the films Moneyball, Fight Club, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, World War Z, and Inglourious Basterds. He won a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Jeffrey Goines in the 1995 film 12 Monkeys and he also played Rusty Ryan in the Ocean's Eleven trilogy.
He attended Kickapoo High School, where he was a member of the golf, tennis, wrestling, swimming and debate teams. His role as a hitchhiker in the 1991 film Thelma & Louise sparked his career.
He thanked Chuck Palahniuk, the author of Fight Club, for creating the character Tyler Durden, which he said was one of the most enjoyable acting roles of his career.
He had a high profile split with actress Jennifer Aniston in 2005 after seven years of marriage. He began dating Angelina Jolie that same year and on August 23, 2014, he and Jolie finally tied the knot. Together, he and Angelina have six children: Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh and twins Knox and Vivienne. Jolie filed for divorce from him in September 2016.
He co-starred with Tom Cruise in the 1994 drama Interview with the Vampire.
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- Brad Pitt filmography - Brad Pitt is an American actor and film producer whose acting career began in 1987 with roles in the hit Fox television series "21 Jump Street". He subsequently appeared in episodes for television shows during the late 1980s and played his first major role in the slasher film Cutting Class.
- Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role Screen Actors Guild Award winners
- Missouri School of Journalism alumni
- Former Baptists
- Former atheists and agnostics
- Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe (film) winners
- Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winners
- Male actors from Missouri
- Golden Globe Award-winning producers
- Producers who won the Best Picture Academy Award
- Male actors from Oklahoma
- Volpi Cup winners
- Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Screen Actors Guild Award winners
- Primetime Emmy Award winners