Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt is an American actor, producer and philanthropist. 

He first gained recognition playing a hitchhiking cowboy in the 1991 film Thelma & Louise. Pitt's first major leading roles included A River Runs Through It (1992), Legends of the Fall (1994) and Interview with the Vampire (1994).

Pitt achieved critical acclaim in the 1995 film 12 Monkeys, which earned him a Golden Globe and Academy Award nomination. His most famous films include 1999's Fight Club, 2008's The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, 2013's World War Z and the Ocean's franchise. Pitt's role in 2019's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood earned him a Golden Globe award and an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor. He also holds Best Picture Oscars for The Departed (2006) and 12 Years a Slave (2013), both of which he produced. 

Pitt is well known for his dedication to environmental issues, including sustainable housing projects. He has also been a longtime supporter of same-sex marriage, famously saying in 2006 that he would marry then-girlfriend Angelina Jolie once same-sex marriage was legalized in America

Pitt is also famous for his high-profile relationships with famous women, including Jolie (whom he was married to from 2014 - 2019) and Jennifer Aniston (whom he was married to from 2000 - 2005). He was named PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive in 1995 and 2000.
Brad Pitt
Full Name
William Bradley Pitt
Shawnee, Oklahoma
Notable Projects


How did Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston meet?

Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt reportedly first met in 1994 because their managers happened to be friends. The pair remained acquaintances, but didn't go on their first date until 1998.

Who is Brad Pitt dating?

Brad Pitt is currently single.

What was Brad Pitt's breakout movie role?

Cowboy in Thelma & Louise (1991)

Most Recent

Brad Pitt Says He's 'Always Felt Very Alone in My Life' — But Is Now Embracing 'Friends and Family'
"I think joy's been a newer discovery, later in life," said Brad Pitt, who explained that he feels he had "low-grade depression" for many years
Brad Pitt Says He's on the 'Last Leg' of His Career: 'What Is This Section Going to Be?'
In a new interview, Brad Pitt opens up about why he's more selective with the projects he takes part in nowadays
See Shiloh Jolie-Pitt Dance to Doja Cat Song with Choreographed Squad at Elite Dance Studio
Shiloh Jolie-Pitt was one of several trios of young dancers who performed to "Vegas" by Doja Cat, from the Elvis soundtrack, at Millennium Dance Complex
Brad Pitt Tells Ex-Fiancée Gwyneth Paltrow 'It's Lovely to Have You as a Friend Now': 'I Do Love You'
"I finally found the Brad I was supposed to marry. It just took me 20 years," Gwyneth Paltrow joked to ex-fiancé Brad Pitt about her husband Brad Falchuk
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's Relationship: A Look Back
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie first met while filming Mr. & Mrs. Smith in 2003

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Brad Pitt Accuses Angelina Jolie of Purposely Harming Reputation of Wine Company He 'Carefully Built'
Brad Pitt claims ex Angelina Jolie "contributed nothing" to the success of their Miraval wine business and intentionally sold her stake to a "stranger with poisonous associations and intentions"
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Scott Eastwood alleged to Insider that Shia LaBeouf took offense to a Fury scene in which Eastwood's character spits — and Brad Pitt intervened