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Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Name :

William Bradley Pitt

Birth Date :

December 18, 1963

Birth Place :

Shawnee, Oklahoma, USA

Spouse :

Jennifer Aniston (actress, 29-Jul-00 - 2-Oct-05), Angelina Jolie (actress, since 23-Aug-14)

Claim to fame :

As J.D. in "Thelma & Louise" (1991)

Biography


Born to a trucking firm owner father and a school counselor mother, William Bradley Pitt is better known as 'Brad Pitt'. He was born on December 18th, 1963 in Shawnee, Oklahoma, but was raised in Springfield, Missouri. He is the oldest in the family and has a younger brother, Doug (b. 1966) as well as a younger sister named Julie (b. 1969). During his youth, Pitt spent his time studying at Kickapoo High School in Springfield, Mo. and graduated in 1982. There, in his high school, Pitt used to be a member of the golf, tennis and swim teams. Besides, Pitt whose high school nickname was Brad the "Pitt-bull" also belonged to his high school Key and the Forensics Club. He continued his education at University of Missouri School of Journalism focusing in advertising, but then decided to quit before trying his luck in Hollywood.

Before becoming a famous actor, Pitt supported himself by doing some different occupations, like driving strippers in limos, moving refrigerators, and dressing as a giant chicken while working for the restaurant chain El Pollo Loco. Penetrating acting with the late Roy London, slowly and surely Pitt then able to place on his solid footing on TV and film industry. He got his first feature film role as a cowboy in the 1991 "Thelma and Louise" with 14 minutes of screen time, a starting point for Pitt to play in his many other famous movies.

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Angelina Jolie's 'By the Sea' to Kick Off AFI Fest

August 28, 2015 00:03:44 GMT

The world premiere of "" will be held at the upcoming AFI Fest. The American Film Institute announced that the -directed drama will be the opening-night presentation on November 5 at the TCL Chinese Theater.
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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Eyeing House in London

August 27, 2015 07:56:34 GMT

and are reportedly looking for a new residence in the U.K. A source told Us Weekly, "They're house hunting in London" because the actress/humanitarian "wants to slowly immerse herself in E.U. politics."
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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Did NOT Get 'Intense Marriage Counseling' From His Mother

August 20, 2015 08:52:03 GMT

and didn't get any marriage counseling from Brad's mother Jane Etta Pitt despite a report made by Life & Style magazine. Gossip Cop was told by a source close to the actor that the dramatic report wasn't true.
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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's Marriage Crumbling in First 'By the Sea' Trailer

August 06, 2015 18:36:54 GMT

The first trailer for 's latest directorial project "" has landed online for viewing pleasure. The "" actress plays Vanessa, a wife to an American writer played by her real-life husband .
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Christina Applegate Discusses Ditching Brad Pitt Mid-Date

August 03, 2015 16:00:12 GMT

was grilled with a series of questions by during his infamous game "Plead the Fifth" on "Watch What Happens Live!" After declining to answer who was the most "well-endowed" actor whom she had ever worked with, she was asked about a one-time date with .
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Brad Pitt Reveals Never-Before-Seen Tattoo Honoring Angelina Jolie and Their Kids

July 18, 2015 06:06:44 GMT

showed off a never-before-seen tattoo during a recent family trip to Toys "R" Us in Glendale, California. The rare ink was made seemingly to honor his wife and their six kids, Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne and Knox.
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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Celebrate Knox and Vivienne's Birthday With Ice-Skating Treat

July 14, 2015 02:18:49 GMT

and 's twins Knox and Vivienne celebrated their 7th birthday on Sunday, July 12. Their famous parents rented a bus and took them alongside their older siblings and some pals to Iceland Ice Skating Center for the celebration.
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Hugh Jackman Reacts to His Wife's Angelina Jolie Ban: 'As Long As She Doesn't Work With Brad Pitt'

July 13, 2015 07:31:28 GMT

Speaking in an interview with Kevin Frazier for ET Online, jokingly responded to his wife Deborra-Lee Furness' recent remark banning him from co-starring with . The news outlet caught up with the star of "" over the weekend at the site's Comic-Con suite at the Hard Rock Hotel.
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George Clooney, Brad Pitt and More Mourn Legendary Producer Jerry Weintraub's Passing

July 07, 2015 02:25:52 GMT

Legendary producer Jerry Weintraub, best known for "", "Nashville" and "Ocean's Eleven", passed away on Monday, July 6, of cardiac arrest at the age of 77. Some Hollywood stars who worked in Weintraub's films, including , and , paid tribute to the producer.
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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Have Tea With Prince William and Kate Middleton

June 27, 2015 18:12:46 GMT

and met Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton for the first time. The Hollywood powerhouse couple had tea with the Duke of Cambridge and his lovely Duchess at Kensington Palace.
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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Are Not Getting Divorced

June 25, 2015 10:20:15 GMT

and were hit by another split rumor. In Touch magazine claimed that the couple would end their relationship by the end of 2015 and they had agreed to share custody of their kids. Gossip Cop, however, denies the rumor, saying that the couple is not getting divorced and that the "divorce announcement" is fake.
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Britney Spears Wants to Be Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's Nanny

June 13, 2015 01:22:48 GMT

reveals she wants to work as and 's nanny. In an interview with ITV's "Good Morning Britain" on Friday, June 12, Britney was asked about her alternative dream job.
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Netflix Nabs Brad Pitt-Starring Comedy Movie 'War Machine'

June 09, 2015 05:52:19 GMT

Netflix continues to aim big with its original contents. The streaming service has nabbed distribution rights to "", a satirical comedy starring and directed by David Michod (""). It marks the biggest film acquisition to date for the streaming giant.
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Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt and Their Six Children Fly in Economy Class

June 08, 2015 07:08:27 GMT

and seemingly like to keep things as down-to-earth as possible for their family. The couple and their six children, Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne and Knox, were spotted together at LAX airport on Saturday, June 6 and new pictures showed they were seated in economy class.
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George Clooney Says He May Get Arrested for His Latest Prank on Brad Pitt

May 23, 2015 21:21:26 GMT

talked about his prank war with his close friend during a chat on "The Graham Norton Show". The "" actor said he may have crossed the line with his latest prank and could get arrested for that.
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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's 'By the Sea' to Arrive This Fall

May 08, 2015 05:08:40 GMT

"" has got a release date. The movie starring and is set for a release on November 13 this year for U.S. market, while the international release is expected to be around the date. On the date, "By the Sea" will face off against some other movies including Paramount's "" and Warner Bros' "".
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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Selling New Orleans Mansion for $6.5M

May 07, 2015 02:07:59 GMT

and are placing their three-story French Quarter mansion in New Orleans, Louisiana on the open market with an asking price of $6.5 million. Brad and Angelina bought the mansion back in 2006 for $3.5 million in the hideous wake of Hurricane Katrina.
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Brad Pitt NOT 'Caught Naked' With Another Woman at His House

May 01, 2015 07:00:20 GMT

Contrary to circulating rumors, was not "caught naked" with another woman. InTouch claimed in its latest cover story that Brad's recent bruised cheek was because caught him naked in bed with another woman.
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Brad Pitt's Former Roommate and Co-Star Dies of Overdose

April 28, 2015 06:08:30 GMT

Nicholas Kallsen, who was 's co-star on 1990's FOX short-lived show "Glory Days", died of an overdose at the age of 48 in Thailand, according to Page Six. His friend, restaurateur Michael Dorrian, paid tribute to Nicholas on Facebook, writing, "Will always remember the good times. A big part of my past has gone and it breaks my heart."
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Brad Pitt Offers Explanation for Bruised Face at Autism Speaks Event

April 27, 2015 02:53:50 GMT

Raising eyebrows and concerns after he stepped out with a bruised face at "Autism Speaks" event over the weekend, was quick to offer explanation for it. The actor ensured the bruise was a result of minor incident and nothing needed to be worried of.
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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Planning to Adopt Little Girl From Syria

April 20, 2015 08:08:41 GMT

and husband are planning to adopt a child from Syria, reports say. According to The Daily Express, the couple wants to adopt an orphan girl from Syria as their 7th child.
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Brad Pitt to Team Up With Robert Zemeckis in Romantic Thriller

February 07, 2015 03:55:02 GMT

Having just finished filming "" with actress wife , is wasting no time to land another project and has been on board to star in an upcoming romantic thriller which has yet to be titled. The 51-year-old actor would be teaming up with Robert Zemeckis who is on board to direct, Paramount and New Regency announced Friday, February 6.
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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt 'Fight to End All Fights' Rumor Denied

January 30, 2015 09:10:14 GMT

and were reported to have had a big fight. However, Gossip Cop begs to differ. A source close to the situation tells the site that the report was "wrong" and "laughable." In fact, the couple still stays together and it does not change until now.
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Brad Pitt Is in Talks for Angelina Jolie's 'Africa', Matthew McConaughey Joins 'Born to Run'

January 29, 2015 03:02:40 GMT

is eyeing another collaboration with his wife . According to a Wednesday, January 28 report by TheWrap, the "" star is in talks to appear in Jolie's "". He is set to lead the biopic, playing a paleo-archaeologist named Richard Leakey who fought elephant poachers in the 1980s in Kenya.
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Gwyneth Paltrow on Famous Exes and Chris Martin Romance With Jennifer Lawrence

January 14, 2015 21:40:52 GMT

reflected on her past romances during an interview with on his SiriusXM radio show. She explained why her relationships with and didn't work out. She also commented on her ex-husband 's relationship with .
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Brad Pitt, Christian Bale and Ryan Gosling to Team Up for 'The Big Short'

January 14, 2015 01:47:38 GMT

, and will star in "", a big-screen adaptation of a non-fiction book by Michael Lewis, who also wrote the books which have been turned into movies "" and "". Variety first reported the news.
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Angelina Jolie Reveals She and Brad Pitt Were Already Married Before France Nuptials

January 10, 2015 01:49:06 GMT

and were already married before their nuptials in France. Angelina told Italian magazine Io Donna, as quoted by Us Weekly, "Before the wedding in France with the kids, Brad and I were already married in California."
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Brad Pitt Leads Hilarious Sing-Along on How to Pronounce David Oyelowo's Name

January 05, 2015 02:00:43 GMT

stole the show as he introduced his friend at the 2015 Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, California on Saturday, January 3. The "" producer led the audience in a hilarious sing-along lesson on how to pronounce David's name.
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Kaleidoscope 2014: Important Events in Entertainment (Part 3/4)

December 31, 2014 09:26:53 GMT

Happy news and sad news equally shared parts in the third trimester of 2014. After & 's wedding in May, more A-list stars got married last summer. These newlyweds include & Eric Johnson (II), & , and & Amal Alamuddin, just to name a few. On the other hand, fans were brought to tears with the sudden passing of and .
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Brad Pitt Takes His Children to 'Unbroken' Premiere After Angelina Jolie Falls Ill

December 16, 2014 08:21:59 GMT

could not make it to the Hollywood premiere of "" on Monday, December 15 due to chickenpox. Filling in for his wife, attended the event at the Dolby Theatre and brought along three of their kids, Maddox, Pax and Shiloh. The group sported dark suits as they posed for cameras on the red carpet.
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