Biography of Brad PittWilliam Bradley Pitt, best known as just Brad Pitt, is a famous actor, producer, philanthropist, generally recognized Hollywood sex icon. He starred more than 50 movies, including such masterpieces as “Fight Club”, “Snatch”, “Ocean’s Eleven”, “12 Monkeys”, “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”, “Inglorious Basterds” and many others. In 2020, he received his first 'Oscar' as the best supporting actor for the role of Cliff Booth in 'Once upon a time in Hollywood'. Net worth: $300 million.
Early lifeAmerican actor and producer William Bradley Pitt was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma to a truly American family: decent and religious. His father William Pitt ran a truck logistics company while his mother Jane Etta Hillhouse was a school teacher. Moreover, the family has two more children: Brad has a brother Doug and a sister Julie.
Acting careerFirst of all, Bradley shortened his name to “Brad” and removed the annoying first name. Creating a recognizable pseudonym was half the job. Before he could have found a backdoor to the movie industry he had to try many different jobs. He tried being a driver, furniture loader and even worked as a hostess in the “El Pollo Loco” restaurant chain. The last job obliged him to walk around the street in the costume of a giant chicken and advertise the guests to eat some fried chicken in the restaurant.
At the same time, the mysterious drama “Meet Joe Black” was premiered – this time Brad Pitt had to play Death itself, who appeared in our world in the image of a charming young man.
Best moviesAccording to Zoomboola.com, in 1999, the actor starred in one of the most legendary films ever – David Fincher’s “Fight Club” a movie version of the explosive novel by Chuck Palahniuk. Brad Pitt appeared in a completely new role for himself – an uncompromising radical and a psychopath. Tyler Durden Pitt’s character got a pretty company – Edward Norton and Helena Bonham Carter.
Melodramatic “The Mexican” starring Julia Roberts, “Spy Game” starring together with Hollywood veteran Robert Redford, a cult-favorite movie “Ocean’s Eleven”, in which Pitt’s hero becomes a member of a team of marvelous robbers, also marking great team-work between Brad, George Clooney and Matt Damon. This magnificent movie list could be continued and continued...
In 2017, the world has seen a sequel of the fantastic action movie “World War Z”. In 2018, Brad played Vanisher in the blockbuster “Deadpool 2” starring Ryan Reynolds.
In 2017, he starred in the spy movie “Allied”. The movie tells a love story of two secret agents, Pitt’s partner on the set became Marion Cotillard.
Private life of Brad PittThe Hollywood sex icon was always very discerning in his affairs. Perhaps, Brad Pitt’s girlfriends’ names are known by everyone: Juliette Lewis, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Aniston and Angelina Jolie.
However, the plans were not destined to come true. In 2005, between Brad and Jennifer Aniston suddenly appeared Angelina Jolie. The relationship between Jolie and Pitt started on the set of “Mr. & Mrs. Smith” where they played passionate lovers very convincingly. Later they would be called “Hollywood royal couple”. That time Jennifer always felt that there was something wrong with her husband, but even answering on a straightforward question Pitt admitted that he did not have any other woman.
In 2020 he was rumored to date with Alia Shawkat (1989 year of born), an actress. But some sources like TMZ said that they are just friends.