Michael Pitt Trivia

  • Michael Pitt
    • Famous as : Actor
    • Birth Name : Michael Carmen Pitt
    • Birth Date : April 10, 1981
    • Birth Place : West Orange, New Jersey, USA
    • Spouse : -
    • Claim to Fame : As Tommy Gnosis in "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" (2001)
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  • Sang the song "Hey Joe" in "The Dreamers" (2003) by his own.
  • Joined the audition for a role in "L.I.E." (2001), but was rejected by the film's writer/director Michael Cuesta.
  • Was included in Filmmaker Magazine's Twenty-Five New Faces of Independent Film list by the year 2000.
  • Performed in the stage productions of "Birdy" (2000) at Duke University and "Monster" (2002) at an off-Broadway theater.
  • Once appeared in an episode of "All My Children" (1970) when he was still a little kid.
  • Worked as a bike messenger during his struggle to be a professional actor in New York City.
  • Has often been compared with Leonardo DiCaprio.
  • His favorite color is black.
  • Is not related to fellow actor Brad Pitt.
  • Likes reading and listening to the music of PJ Harvey, early David Bowie, Iggy/Stooges, The Pixies, Operation Ivy, Sonic Youth, Ramones, Sex Pistols, John Frusciante and The White Stripes.
  • Was born on the same date and month as Mandy Moore, Haley Joel Osment, Orlando Jones, Charlie Hunnam, Steven Seagal, and Chyler Leigh were.
  • Is one of a group of actors known as The Eastsiders along with Alexis Dziena, Ryan Donowho and Bennie Slay as they were all spotted by casting director Lori Eastside.
  • His most favorite film is "My Own Private Idaho" (1991).
  • Can play guitar well
  • Has been the face of Emporio Armani.
  • Is the good friend of author JT LeRoy.