William Bradley Pitt popularly known as Brad Pitt is a world famous Hollywood celebrity. He is an actor, producer and philanthropist. He started his acting career in 1987 and is considered to be one of the most powerful and influential people in the American entertainment industry.
Brad Pitt Career Details
He received his first appreciation for the road file ‘Thelma & Louise” which was released in 1991. His first movie as a lead role was a big budget drama film ‘A River Runs Through It’ released in the year 1992. After this movie, in his entire career, he has been nominated for awards around 140 times and won over 60 awards for different characters played by him.
Brad Pitt Awards And Recognition
He won his first award as a “Best Actor in a Supporting Role” for a movie named “12 Monkey” which was released in 1995. Other successful movies which have honored him with awards are Ocean’s Eleven, Ocean’s Twelve, World War Z, The Troy, Mr & Mrs Smith, Fight Club, The Departed, The Big Short, 12 Years a Slave, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and many more.
Brad Pitt Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents
Brad Pitt was born on 18 December 1963 as William Bradley Pitt in Shawnee, Oklahoma in the United States. He was born to a mother, Jane Etta and a father, William Alvin Pitt. He was the eldest of his two siblings, a sister Julie Neal and a brother, Douglas Mitchell. He was raised Southern Baptist but he still swings between atheism and agnosticism. He hold American nationality and grown up in Springfield, Missouri
Brad Pitt Education Details
He completed his schooling from Kickapoo High School. He graduated from High school in 1982 and after this he took admission in the Journalism course in the University of Missouri. Unfortunately, he didn’t complete the course and moved to Los Angeles where he joined acting school to explore his acting skills.
What Made Brad Pitt Popular?
Being a good actor, he was honored several times by the critics and the audience. His work in the movies like 12 Monkeys, Fury, 12 Years a Slave, Ocean’s Series, Inglourious Basterds, World War Z and many more has been honored with various awards. He also won the title of “Sexiest Man Alive” twice in his acting journey.
He was awarded this title in the year 1995 and 2000. He was also known for his relationship with the world’s sexiest Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie with whom he got married on 23 August 2014. Brad and Angelina acted together in two movie By the Sea (2015) and Mr & Mrs Smith (2005).
Brad Pitt Girlfriend, Dating History, Marriage
Brad Pitt relationships have always been a hot topic for the media. He married actress Jennifer Aniston in July 2000. The couple separated from each other in 2005. He then started dating Angelina Jolie in 2005. His relationship with Angelina became strong during the shooting of Mr & Mrs Smith which was released in 2005. His relationship with Angelina Jolie is said to be the main reason behind Brad and Jennifer’s divorce.
Brad and Angelina dated each other for 7 years followed by their engagement in 2012 and marriage in 2014. Due to some personal complexions in their life, Brad filed for divorce in 2016 which is still not finalized by Angelina. Brad and Angelina Jolie have 6 children together out of which 3 were adopted by them and they are from different countries.
Brad Pitt Net Worth
Brad Pitt net-worth is estimated to be around $240 million. His Crime drama ‘Seven” (1995) was a blockbuster hit of that time and it only earned $327 worldwide for him. His other movies were also super successful in the American entertainment industry and generated a huge profitable income for him.
His Ocean’s series earned a total around $1100 million worldwide while MR & Mrs Smith earned $478 worldwide. World War Z was his highest grossing movie that earned $540 million for him. Apart from movies, he also appeared in many commercial ads for the popular brands like Heineken, Acura Integra, Edwin Jeans and Softbank that generated a profitable income for him.
Is Brad Pitt Dating Charlize Theron?
Recently, there is a rumor about Brad’s relationship with the Afro-American actress, Charlize Theron. They have been seen in public premises sharing cozy moments when together. However, Brad denied the rumor of dating an Academy award winner. Few weeks ago, even Angelina Jolie had not spoken about the widespread rumor about Brad and Charlize Theron relationship.