Brad Pitt is one of those wealthy and extremely famous actors in the Hollywood. As a matter of fact, he’s amongst those very influential individuals who are related in the American entertainment industry. Aside from being an excellent actor, he is also a movie producer bringing the name of his firm known as Plan B Entertainment.
Net Worth: $240 million
Income Sources: Brad Pitt is gaining a considerable amount of money from his acting career in films and television shows. Believe it or not, many of his films are getting higher worldwide gross. One good example is his 2013 movie titled “World War Z”, in which he earned $14 million. He also earned a lot from his endorsements like Cadillac, where he earned a whopping $3 million.
Full Name: William Bradley Pitt
Born: 18th December, 1963
Marital Status: In the year 2000, he got married to Jennifer Aniston, but they got divorced in the year 2005. But in the year 2014, he and the famous Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie tie the knot. Until this very day, the couple is very happy with their marriage.
Height/Weight: He stands 5 feet and 11 inches, and weighs 78 kilograms.
Brad Pitt is a son of a trucking company manager, William Alvin Pitt, and a school counselor, Jane Etta. He was raised in Shawnee City in the US state of Oklahoma. After some time, he and his family decided to move to Springfield, Missouri. He has two younger siblings named Julie Neal and Doug. He comes from a conservative family who is guided with the teachings of Southern Baptist religion. Even so, there are a lot of people who believe that he has no good connection with his religion. There are even rumors that he is a member of atheism and agnosticism. Pitt is a sporty type of a guy even when he was still in his high school. He went to Kickapoo High School where he used to be a varsity tennis player, swimmer, and golfer. After graduating in high school, he attended University of Missouri way back in the year 1982. He took up Bachelor of Science in Journalism major in Advertising.
It was in 1991 movie titled Thelma & Louise when Brad Pitt has firstly gained fame. He used to be a cowboy hitchhiker in this particular movie. After his great performance in this film, he was offered with a number of big-budget movie projects like “A River Runs Through It” in 1992, “Legends of the Fail” in 1994, and “Interview with the Vampire” in 1994. In the year 1995, he grabbed the lead role in the science fiction movie titled “12 Monkeys”, in which his excellent acting performance helped him acquire the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor. He was also nominated in Academy Award through such movie. Some other films where his performances have really moved a lot of viewers were Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Moneyball (2011), 12 Years a Slave (2013), and The Big Short (2015).