Brad Pitt is an American actor and film producer. He’s one of the prettiest guys in Hollywood and one of the most influential and powerful people in the American entertainment industry. He has received many awards to date and continues to delight his fans.
Pitt was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma on December 18, 1963. He is the son of a shipping company owner, William Alvin Pitt, and a school advisor, Jane Etta. He has two younger siblings, Douglas Mitchell and Julie Neal. Pitt attended Kickapoo High School and enrolled at the University of Missouri (1982). He studied journalism with a focus on advertising. He earned his living by driving strippers in limousines, moving refrigerators and dressing up as a giant chicken at “El Pollo Loco”.
|Real Name||William Bradley “Brad” Pitt|
|Profession||Actor and Film Producer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 43 Inches
– Waist: 33 Inches
– Biceps: 15 Inches
|Date of Birth||18 December 1963|
|Age (as in 2016)||53 Years|
|Birth Place||Shawnee, Oklahoma|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|School||Kickapoo High School, Springfield, Missouri|
|College||University of Missouri|
|Educational Qualifications||High School|
|Family||Father– William Alvin Pitt (A truck company owner)
Mother– Jane Etta Pitt (School Counselor)
Brothers– Doug Pitt
Sisters– Julie Pitt Neal
|Religion||Oscillates between Agnosticism and Atheism|
|Ethnicity||English (mostly), along with small amounts of Scottish, remote Dutch, German, Welsh, Irish and French|
|Fan Mail Address||Brad Pitt
Brillstein Entertainment Partners
9150 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
|Hobbies||Interior designing, architecture, Collecting functional metal art pieces, music|
|Favourite Food||Toaster Strudel, Strawberry Twizzlers, Pizzas, Frosted Flakes|
|Favourite Color||Blue, Black|
|Favourite Book||All by Cormac McCarthy|
|Favourite Movie||Planet of the Apes, One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Robin Givens (1986-1987)
Shalane McCall (1987)
Jill Schoelen (1988-1989)
Christina Applegate (1988-1989)
Elizabeth Daily (1989)
Juliette Lewis (1989-1993)
Geena Davis (1991)
Julia Ormond (1993)
Jitka Pohlodek (1993)
Thandie Newton (1994-1995)
Gwyneth Paltrow (1994-1997)
Claire Forlani (1998)
Jennifer Aniston (1998-2005)
Angelina Jolie (2005-2014)
|Wife/Spouse||Jennifer Aniston (married 2000-2005)
Angelina Jolie (married 2014-Present)
|Children||Daughter– Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt (actress), Vivienne Marcheline Jolie-Pitt, Zahara Marley Jolie-Pitt (actress),
Son– Pax Thien Jolie-Pitt, Maddox Chivan Jolie-Pitt (actor), Knox Leon Jolie-Pitt
|Current Relationship Status||Married to Angelina Jolie|
|Cars Collection||BMW Hydrogen 7,
Chevy Camaro SS,
Lexus LS 460 F Sport,
|Bikes Collection||Ducati Monster 696,
Yamaha YZF R6,
Ducati Desmosedici RR,
Harley Davidson — Rocker C,
|Net Worth||$240 million|
Interesting Facts About Brad Pitt
- Does Brad Pitt smoke?: Yes (quit while filming Troy)
- Does Brad Pitt drink alcohol?: Yes
- In his childhood, he wanted to be more of a rock star than an actor.
- He started smoking when he was in the 6th grade.
- He was born in Oklahoma, but grew up in Springfield Missouri, which he described as “Mark Twain Country”.
- In 1982 he was elected as the best dressed of his school.
- After graduating from high school, he attended the University of Missouri, but left before two weeks after completing his studies and went to Los Angeles to pursue a career in films.
- In Los Angeles, he took acting classes and did odd jobs.
- In Los Angeles, Roy London was his first acting coach.
- His first job was at “el Pollo Loco”, a Mexican restaurant chain, where he had to wear a chicken suit.
- Brad Pitt was banned by China because he appeared in 1997 in a movie “Seven Years in Tibet”.
- When his arm was broken while filming “Seven”, his injury was added to the script.
- Brad Pitt received his first Oscar nomination for the film “12 Monkeys” in 1995.
- He supported John Kerry in the 2004 US presidential election.
- He participates in the “One Campaign”, an organization for the fight against poverty and AIDS in developing countries.
- In 2005, he told the public television series Rx for Survival, which discusses current global health issues.
- To help humanitarian causes around the world, Brad and Jolie founded a non-profit organization in September 2006, the “Jolie-Pitt Foundation”.
- In an interview in 2006, he said that he would only marry if same-sex marriage was legalized in the country.
- In 2006, Jolie asked a California judge to change the surnames of Jolie’s children to Jolie-Pitt, which she was allowed to do.
- In 1995 he was awarded the “Sexist Man Alive” by People, which he won again in 2000.
- The media gave the relationship between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie the name “Brangelina fever”.
- When Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie fled to Namibia to give birth to their daughter “Shiloh”, the media described them as “the most anticipated baby since Jesus Christ”.
- In 2005 he starred in a commercial by Heineken.
- As a producer Brad Pitt won an Oscar for the film “12 Years a Slave” in 2013.