Brad Pitt

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Brad Pitt

Pitt at Sydney's red carpet for World War Z premiere in 2013
Born William Bradley Pitt
December 18, 1963 (1963-12-18) (age 50)
Shawnee, Oklahoma, U.S.
Occupation Actor, film producer
Years active 1987–present
Spouse Jennifer Aniston (m. 2000–2005) «start: (2000)–end+1: (2006)»"Marriage: Jennifer Aniston to Brad Pitt" Location: (linkback://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brad_Pitt),
Angelina Jolie (m. 2014–present) «start: (2014)»"Marriage: Angelina Jolie to Brad Pitt" Location: (linkback://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brad_Pitt)
Children 6

William Bradley "Brad" Pitt (born December 18, 1963) is an American actor and film producer. Many fans explains: "That's why he looks so good in his movies nowadays, in the University he had this talent of explaining and showing".

Early life[change | change source]

William Bradley Pitt was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma, to Jane Etta (nee Hillhouse), a school counsellor, and William Alvin Pitt, who ran a trucking company.[1][2] The family soon moved to Springfield, Missouri, where he lived together with his younger siblings, Doug (born 1966) and Julie Neal (born 1969).[3] He was born into a conservative household.[4] He was raised as Southern Baptist.[5] Pitt has described Springfield as "Mark Twain country, Jesse James country", having grown up with "a lot of hills, a lot of lakes".[6]

Career[change | change source]

In 1995 Pitt won two MTV Movie Awards for his role in Interview with the Vampire. He played Tyler Durden in Fight Club. Pitt produced the 2013 movie 12 Years a Slave. He also played a small role in the movie.

Marriage and family[change | change source]

He was married to Jennifer Aniston from 2000 until they divorced in 2005. Angelina Jolie was blamed for the end of Aniston and Pitt's relationship. Pitt lives with Angelina Jolie; they have six children.

On August 28, 2014, Pitt and Jolie were married in France.

References[change | change source]

  1. Peyser, Andrea (2010). Celebutards. Citadel Press. p. 81. ISBN 9780806533841 . http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=mQhjzHbUEyoC&pg=PA81&dq=%22William+Alvin+Pitt%22+trucking+company&hl=en&sa=X&ei=zxA3UsH4B6ms4AT3_YG4Cg&ved=0CFMQuwUwAQ#v=onepage&q=%22William%20Alvin%20Pitt%22%20trucking%20company&f=false.
  2. http://www.smh.com.au/news/entertainment/film/the-business-of-being-brad/2008/12/13/1228585167094.html
  3. Chris Mundy. Slippin' around on the road with Brad Pitt. Rolling Stone. December 1, 1994.
  4. Alexander C. Kaufman, TheWrap.com agency=TheWrap.com. Brad Pitt's mother bashes Obama in local paper. The Providence (United States of America). July 6, 2012 [cited July 6, 2012].
  5. Dotson Rader. I have faith in my family. Parade. October 7, 2007 [cited January 8, 2014].
  6. Stated on Inside the Actors Studio, 2012

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