Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt

Movie Actor

William Bradley Pitt is an American actor and film producer. He is the recipient of various accolades, including two Academy Awards, a British Academy Film Award, two Golden Globe Awards, and a Primetime Emmy Award.

Full Name
William Bradley Pitt
Dec 18, 1963
In a relationship
5′ 11″
Net Worth


Brad Pitt was born on December 18, 1963, in Shawnee, Oklahoma. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius and his ethnicity is English, Welsh, French, and Dutch. He is the son of Jane Etta Hillhouse and William Alvin Pitt. Brad began his acting career by appearing in television commercials in Los Angeles after enrolling at the University of Missouri. 

He later moved to Los Angeles where he appeared in a few B-grade films before making his debut with the movie Thelma & Louise (1991). He received critical acclaim for his performance in 12 Monkeys (1995) and won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the movie The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008). 

In 2011 he starred in Moneyball which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. In 2014 he starred opposite Angelina Jolie in the film Maleficent, and his most recent roles include Allied (2016), War Machine (2017), and Ad Astra (2019).

Pitt has also had a successful producing career with credits including The Departed (2006), The Tree of Life (2011), 12 Years a Slave (2013), Selma (2014), Vice (2018), and Once Upon a Hollywood (2019).  He has been nominated for several Golden Globe Awards for his work as an actor and producer as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1963</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Brad Pitt is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On December 18, 1963, Brad Pitt was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1982</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Moves to Los Angeles</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Pitt moves to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1991</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Breakout Role in Thelma and Louise</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Pitt stars as J.D. in the film Thelma and Louise, which becomes his breakout role.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1994</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Engaged to Gwyneth Paltrow</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Pitt becomes engaged to Gwyneth Paltrow.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2005</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">The Breakup with Jennifer Aniston</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Pitt and his then wife Jennifer Aniston announce their breakup.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">The Curious Case of Benjamin Button</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Pitt stars in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, for which he earns an Oscar nomination.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2014</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Marries Angelina Jolie</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie marry at Château Miraval in France.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's a Charismatic Actor</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Brad Pitt is an incredibly charismatic actor. He has the ability to captivate audiences with his performances and draw people into the stories he portrays onscreen.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's an Iconic Movie Star</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Brad Pitt is an iconic movie star. He has starred in some of the most successful films of all time and continues to be one of the most recognized actors in Hollywood.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's a Philanthropist</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Brad Pitt is a philanthropist, donating millions of dollars to various charities throughout his career. He also actively participates in many charity events, raising money for those in need through his work.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Actor to Reach $100 Million in Earnings</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Brad Pitt was the first actor to reach the $100 million mark in earnings for a single movie, with his role in Ocean's Eleven.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Voice of Metro Man in Megamind </h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Brad Pitt provided the voice of Metro Man in the 2010 animation movie Megamind.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Trained as Scuba Diver for 'Troy'</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before filming Troy, Brad Pitt trained as a scuba diver for two months to prepare for his role as Achilles.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Donated $5 Million to Hurricane Katrina Relief</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2005, Brad Pitt donated $5 million to the Hurricane Katrina relief efforts and founded a charity called Make it Right.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Named Sexiest Man Alive Twice</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Brad Pitt was named People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive twice - in 1995 and again in 2000.</p></div>


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