American actor and producer William Bradley Pitt was born in Shawnee Oklahoma city USA. Future celebrity was brought up in a respectable American family model and the religious. Dad Brad worked manager in the company, which was engaged in cargo transportation, and my mother was a simple schoolteacher. Also Breda in the family brought up two more children. The actor has a brother Doug and sister Julie Pitt Pitt. All of them grew up in Springfield, Missouri, where the family moved almost immediately after the birth of Bradley. As a child, Brad Pitt was a very active boy. He was interested in everything. At school, he was involved in sports, music circle, participated in student government and was even in the Debate Club. After school the next actor studied journalism and advertising at the University of Missouri-Columbia. However, after a day of high school, Pitt did not work in their specialty, and went to conquer Hollywood.
At this time, the man changed his name to Brad Bradley. However, the first novice actor did not offer as many roles as I would like.
The role of the giant chicken
Before becoming one of the most popular actors in the world, Brad Pitt tried more than one profession. The actor was the driver and the carrier and furniture and even a greeter in a network of restaurants «El Pollo Loco». The last work anticipated walking down the street dressed as a giant chicken and scoring an advertising slogan. However, graduate journalist all along cherished the dream of becoming an actor and attended acting classes. Professional career start Brad Pitt after he was lucky to get the role in the television series "Dallas". After that, the actor began playing small roles in films and serials. Brad Luck turned to face in 1988. That's when he got the lead role in the film "Dark side of the sun." However, the film hit the screens only after 10 years. Until 1998, part of the footage was considered lost during the civil war in Yugoslavia, where the shooting took place.
However, while a film with Brad Pitt in the lead role preparing for the show, the actor began to actively call for the shooting. In 1991, followed by work in a fairly successful movie "Thelma and Louise." And then came the big screen painting "However, where the river flows," "Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles the life," "Legends of the Fall," "Seven." In 1995, Brad Pitt even nominated for the "Oscar" for Best Supporting Actor in the film "Twelve Monkeys." Sex symbol Brad Pitt began in 1995. The actor was in the top 25 sexiest stars in the history of cinema, according to the magazine Empire. And besides, Pitt has twice been recognized by the magazine People «Sexiest man among the living." He became the first and so far the only person who more than once to receive this honor. To this day, Pitt always gets a similar rating in the polls of women from around the world.
Revenge of Chinese
In 1997, rolling out the film "Seven Years in Tibet" with Brad Pitt. The film tells about the invasion of China in Tibet. Then Pitt, as did his co-star David Thewlis, forever closed the border to China.
In 1999, the actor played one of the most famous and well-known of their roles in David Fincher's "Fight Club," based on the novel by Chuck Palahniuk. However, commercial success and worldwide recognition came to Pitt after the audience saw the film "Troy". After that, he starred in a number of films, including the famous film "Mr. and Mrs. Smith." By the way, in 2005 it was on the set of pictures between Pitt and Angelina Jolie broke novel. All in all, the actor was involved in 49 films. One of the most high-profile role was played by Brad Pitt in "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button." The actor played the lead role - a man who is born old and lives his life "on the contrary" and the baby died. This third collaboration Pitt and Fincher. Also impressed the audience and the screen incarnation of Brad fool Chad Feldheymera comedy "Burn After Reading," Joel and Ethan Coen, and Nazi hunter Aldo the Apache in "Inglourious Basterds" by Quentin Tarantino. By the way, Brad Pitt has produced a painting by Robert Schwentke, "The Time Traveler's Wife," as well as the tape Matthew Vaughn's "Kick-Ass".
In 2002, Brad Pitt founded his own production company called Plan B Entertainment. It is its joint venture with Jennifer Aniston and Brad Grey, head of the Hollywood studio Paramount Pictures. In 2005, it was the company Pitt has produced the popular film "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" with Johnny Deppomv the title role, a few years later, not without effort Pitt were published in such films as "A Mighty Heart" with Angelina Jolie and "Coward Robert Ford killed Jesse James. " Plan B Entertainment participated in the creation of the painting "The Departed," which won the "Oscar". Brad Pitt often appears not only on wide screens. Actor repeatedly became the main character of commercials. In 2005, he participated in the shooting of the US market for Heineken, and the Far East saw the Hollywood celebrities in ads Honda Acura.
There he appeared with American supermodel Tatiana Sorokko. Pitt also starred in commercials for SoftBank and Edwin Jeans for the Japanese.
Life of Brad Pitt
Famous heartthrob Brad Pitt. The Hollywood hunk is very selective in their relationships. Among his girlfriends it is almost impossible to notice the simple girls. So, in 1995 on the set of the thriller "Seven" actor twisted romance with Gwyneth Paltrow. In the film, the actress playing his wife, and at the end of filming the couple got into a real romance. In December 1996, Pitt and Paltrow had betrothed, however, when the whole world has already started to talk about the upcoming wedding, celebrity all of a sudden announced their separation. By the way, to everyone's surprise, the gap has passed without accusations against each other, and without explanation end of the relationship. The first law was the wife of Brad Pitt actress Jennifer Aniston. The couple married in summer 2000. Five years later, at precisely the time when Pitt starred with Angelina Jolie, the family split up. Marriage is officially canceled the very fast - a few months after the announcement of the separation.
However, they say that the couple broke up not because of the fact that between Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston got Angelina Jolie. The actress allegedly did not want to have children from Pitt. However, she Aniston denies these rumors. A relationship between Pitt and Jolie began during the divorce proceedings. After many denials of his novel, a couple yet publicly admitted to tender feelings. It happened in January 2006. Jolie Pitt was waiting on the child.
In May 2006, Nomibii the couple had a daughter who was named Shiloh Nouvel, and two years later, Pitt and Jolie came to light twins - Vivienne Marcheline girl and the boy Knox Leon. By the way, all the biological children of couples were born by Caesarean section. However, the world's most famous couple has six children. In addition to the three native Brad and Angelina adopted three children: Maddox Siva, Pax Thien and Zahara Marley. All kids have the surname Jolie-Pitt.
Brad Pitt supports lesbian and gay people in the struggle for equality. By coincidence, during the filming of the picture "Troy," where Brad played Achilles, actor torn Achilles tendon. It is because of this injury shooting film "Ocean's 12" was moved from 2003 to 2004.
Pitt first gained recognition as a cowboy hitchhiker in the road movie Thelma & Louise (1991). His first leading roles in big-budget productions came with the drama films A River Runs Through It (1992) and Legends of the Fall (1994), and horror film Interview with the Vampire (1994). He gave critically acclaimed performances in the crime thriller Seven and the science fiction film 12 Monkeys (both 1995), the latter earning him a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor and an Academy Award nomination. Pitt starred in the cult film Fight Club (1999) and the heist film Ocean's Eleven (2001) and its sequels, Ocean's Twelve (2004) and Ocean's Thirteen (2007). His greatest commercial successes have been Troy (2004), Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), and World War Z (2013). Pitt received his second and third Academy Award nominations for his leading performances in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) and Moneyball (2011). He produced The Departed (2006) and 12 Years a Slave (2013), both of which won the Academy Award for Best Picture, and also The Tree of Life, Moneyball, and The Big Short (2015), all of which garnered Best Picture nominations.