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 Brad Pitt From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation , search For the boxer, see Brad Pitt (boxer) . Brad Pitt Brad Pitt in 2007 Born William Bradley Pitt December 18, 1963 (1963-12-18) (age 44) Shawnee, Oklahoma Spouse(s) Jennifer Aniston (2000–2005) Domestic partner(s) Angelina Jolie (2005–present) Awards won Golden Globe Awards
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Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture 1996 Twelve Monkeys Golden Raspberry Awards Worst Screen Couple 1994 Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles Other awards Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture 1995 Twelve Monkeys Volpi Cup for Best Actor 2007 The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford William Bradley "Brad" Pitt [1] (born December 18, 1963) is an American actor and film producer . He became famous during the mid-1990s after starring in several major Hollywood films. [2] Pitt received a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award nomination for his role in the 1995 film Twelve Monkeys . [2] Pitt is consistently cited by popular media as one of the most attractive men alive [2] [3] [4] [5] and is regarded as a Hollywood A-lister . [6] His former marriage to actress Jennifer Aniston and current relationship with Angelina Jolie have been widely covered in the world media. [2] He is the father of six children with Jolie, three biological, all of whom have also received media coverage. Since his relationship with Jolie, who is known for humanitarianism , Pitt has become increasingly involved in social issues, both domestically and internationally.
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Contents 1 Early life 2 Acting career 2 . 1 E a r l y w o r k 2 . 2 E a r l y c r i t i c a l s u c c e s s 2 . 3
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Early life Pitt was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma , the son of Jane Etta ( née Hillhouse), a high school counselor, and William Alvin Pitt, a truck company owner. [7] Along with his brother Doug and sister Julie Neal, he grew up in Springfield , Missouri , where the family moved soon after his birth. Pitt was raised a Baptist. [8] [9] He attended Kickapoo High School , where he was involved in sports, debating, student government, and acting. He attended the Missouri School of Journalism at the University of Missouri . He is a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity. [1] Acting career Early work Brad Pitt, who has been named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine In 1988, Pitt had his first starring role, in The Dark Side of the Sun , where he played a young American taken by his family to the Adriatic to find a remedy for a skin condition. The movie was shot in Yugoslavia in the summer of 1988. However, with editing nearly complete, war broke out and much of the footage was lost; the film was released years later. [10] Pitt was then cast in the television movie Too Young to Die? , about an abused teenager given the death penalty for murder. Pitt played the part of a drug addict, Billy Canton, who took advantage of a runaway played by Juliette Lewis . [10] In 1991, Pitt starred, along with Vera Martins, as Joe Maloney in
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