Brad Pitt Biography

Brad Pitt

Quick Facts Of Brad Pitt

Celebrated Name Brad Pitt
Age 55 Years
Nick Name Pitt
Birth Name William Bradley Pitt
Birth Date 1963-12-18
Gender Male
Profession Actor
Birth Nation USA
Nationality American
Place Of Birth Shawnee, Oklahoma
Father William Alvin Pitt
Mother Jane Etta Pitt
Ethnicity Mixed
Siblings 2
Sisters Julie Pitt Neal
Brothers Doug Pitt
Religion Baptist
High School Kickapoo High School
University University of Missouri
Height 5 feet 11 inches
Weight 78 Kg
Eye Color Blue
Shoe Size 9
Body Measurement Will Update Soon
Body Shape Will Update Soon
Hair Color Will Update Soon
Marital Status Married
Girlfriend Charlize Theron
Spouse Jennifer Aniston(Divorced) and Angelina Jolie (Divorced)
Children Zahara Marley, Shiloh Nouvel, Pax Thien, Knox Leon and Vivienne Marcheline
Net Worth $240 Million
Salary Will Update Soon
Source of Wealth Acting Career

William Bradley Pitt, popular by the name Brad Pitt is an American actor, producer, and philanthropist. Starting his career in 1987, he is considered one of the most influential and powerful people in the American entertainment industry. He first gained recognition for his work in the 1991 road film, Thelma & Louise. He got a lead role in the 1992 big-budget drama film, A River Runs Through It. He has won over 60 awards and over 140 nominations for his work in several films till date. He won his first Award for his supporting role in the 1995 film 12 Monkeys. His other successful movies are Fight Club, Ocean's Eleven and its sequels, Ocean's Twelve and Ocean's Thirteen, Troy, World War Z, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Departed, 12 Years a Slave, The Big Short, and many more.

Is Brad Pitt dating Charlize Theron just a rumor or true??

The rumor about one of the most influential Hollywood actor, Brad Pitt dating South African and American actress, Charlize Theron has heated up as many sources claimed their affairs. 

Brad Pitt, 55, reportedly started seeing Charlize Theron, 43, over the Christmas holidays and has been seen sharing cozy moments when together. 

Few weeks after Pitt and his estranged wife, Angelina Jolie reached the custody battle agreement, new reports of him dating an Academy Award winner has surfaced on the media.

One could easily guess about something going on seeing their cozy moments at the screening and party event of the film, Roma. However, neither of them has spoken about the rumors yet.

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Famous For

  • His work in Seven, 12 Monkeys, Ocean's Eleven, Ocean's Twelve, Ocean's Thirteen, Inglorious Basterds, Fury, 12 Years a Slave, World War Z.
  • Won People's Sexiest Man Alive twice in 1995 and 2000.
  • His relationship with Angelina Jolie became the most reported celebrity stories worldwide.

Early Life, Place of Birth, Nationality, Parents, Siblings, Horoscope, Education

Brad Pitt was born on 18 December 1963. His birth name is William Bradley Pitt. He was born to a father, William Alvin Pitt and a mother, Jane Etta. His birth place is in Shawnee, Oklahoma in the United States. He holds American nationality. He has 2 siblings, a brother, Douglas Mitchell, and a sister, Julie Neal. He grew up in Springfield, Missouri. He was raised Southern Baptist but later stated that he swings between agnosticism and atheism. 

He attended Kickapoo High School. After graduating from high school in 1982, he enrolled in the University of Missouri majoring in journalism with a focus on advertising. He quit studies two weeks before the completion of the coursework for his graduation and moved to Los Angeles. He left his studies to learn about films. He took acting lessons and worked odd jobs.

Career Start, Breakthrough, Major Films, Gross-collections

He started his acting career with uncredited parts in the 1987 films, No Way Out, No Man's Land, and Less Than  Zero. The same year, he made is television debut on the NBC soap opera Another World and guest appeared on the ABC sitcom Growing Pains in the same year.

He later appeared on the CBS primetime series Dallas, Fox police drama 21 Jump Street, Head of the Class, Freddy's Nightmares, Thirtysomething, Glory Days, Friends, and others.

He got his first leading role in the Yugoslavian-U.S. co-production The Dark Side of the Sun in 1988.

He starred in several films and television films including Happy Together, Cutting Class, Too Young to Die?, The Image, and Across the Tracks before gaining wider recognition for his supporting role in 1991 road film, Thelma & Louise. 

He then starred in the 1991 film Johnny Suede and 1992 film Cool World before landing a lead role in the 1992 big-budget film, A River Runs Through It.

His role in A River Runs Through It is considered as his career-making performance.

His role as the vampire Louis de Pointe du Lac in the 1994 horror film, Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles became the significant turning point in his career.

The 1995 crime thriller Seven, alongside Morgan Freeman, became his first critical and commercially successful film earning $327 million worldwide.

His another successful science-fiction film won him his first Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor and several other nominations.

He then appeared in Sleepers, The Devil's Own, Seven Years in Tibet, Fight Club and Snatch from 1996 to 2000.

He then appeared in The Mexican, Spy Game, Ocean's Eleven, and Confessions of a Dangerous Mind from 2001 to 2003.

Brad Pitt starring alongside George Clooney, Matt Damon, Andy Garcia, and Julia Roberts, 2001 film, Ocean's Eleven became his box office successful film.

He reprised his role of Rusty Ryan in the Ocean's Twelve and Ocean's Thirteen.

Troy, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Inglorious Basterds, Moneyball, World War Z, 12 Years a Slave, Fury, and The Big Short are some of his major hit films.

He will star alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in Quentin Tarantino's upcoming film, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

Awards, Honors, Nominations

He has won over 60 awards and received over 140 nominations till date.

He won his first Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in 12 Monkeys in 1996. His another film, 12 Years a Slave won Golden Globe Best Motion Picture-Drama Award in 2014.

Pit starring The Normal Heart Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Television Movie in 2014.

He has won 4 PGA in six nominations.

He has won one Saturn Award for his work in 12 Monkeys in 1996.

He has won one Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his work in Inglorious Basterds in 2010. 

He won Alliance of Women Film Journalist Best Ensemble Cast Award for his work in 2013 film 12 Years a Slave.

His 2015 film, The Big Short won African-American Film Critics Association AAFCA Top 10 Film Award.

He won Boston Society of Film Critics Best Actor award for his work in 2011 film, Moneyball.

He received an award in recognition of the project from the U.S. Green Building Council.

He has won 6 MTV Movie Awards from 14 nominations, 2 Teen Choice Awards from 11 nominations, and 4 People's Choice Awards from 11 nominations. 

Personal Life, Relationship, Divorce, Married Life, Children, Adoption

Brad Pitt first married an actress, Jennifer Aniston. They tied a knot to each other in a private ceremony in Malibu in July 2000. Five years later, they divorced in 2005.

He then started dating actress Angelina Jolie in 2005. After seven years, they got engaged in April 2012 and got married in a private ceremony in Chateau Miraval, France in August 2014.  The couple was dubbed "Brangelina" by the entertainment media. They separated in 2016. Jolie filed for divorce in 2016 and their divorce is yet to be finalized. They have 6 children together, of which, 3 were adopted from different countries.

Previously, he dated several of his co-stars, Robin Givens, Jill Schoelen, Juliette Lewis, and Gwyneth Paltrow. 

Net Worth, Source of Income, Endorsements

His net worth is estimated at around $240 million. His first major success film, Seven earned $327 worldwide. His films Ocean's Eleven earned $450 million, Ocean's Twelve earned $362 million, Mr. & Mrs. Smith earned $478 million, Ocean's Thirteen earned $311 million, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button earned $329 million, Inglorious Basterds earned $311 million, World War Z grossed $540 million, and Fury grossed $211 million worldwide. World War Z is his highest-grossing picture. He has appeared in several television commercials including Heineken, Acura Integra, SoftBank, and Edwin Jeans.

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