Brad Pitt is a successful film actor and producer. Due to many big Hollywood films, people all over the world know them today. But Brad also did not find success easily. He has worked very hard since childhood to achieve his goal. Apart from acting, he has also achieved success in film production by making his own identity and has also won many awards.
William Bradley Pitt was born on 18 December 1963 in Shawnee, Oklahoma, USA. He was raised in Springfield, Missouri. Brad’s father William Alvin Pitt was the owner of a truck company and mother Jane Eta worked in a school. Brad was the first child of his parents. He also participated in sports while completing his secondary education in school.
In 1982, he joined the University of Missouri to study journalism. But before he graduated, he knew that he was interested in films and he wanted to make his career in this. Finally, he left college to become an actor and moved to Los Angeles.
He needed money to live and eat in Los Angeles, and to earn money, he also had to work as the driver of a limousine. Meanwhile, he also started going to acting classes. He acted in the TV series ‘Freddy’s Nightmare’ and ‘Growing Pains’. In 1987, Brad began his acting career by playing very minor roles in films such as ‘Less Than Zero’, ‘No Way Out’ and ‘No Man’s Land’. He played a comedic role in the 1988 film ’21 Jump Street’.
He was then signed on as the lead actor of ‘Dark Side of the Sun’. But despite this he played small roles in films like ‘Cutting Class’ and ‘Happy Together’ for a few years. He played a criminal in the film Thelma and Luis. Just, this role got him recognition as a good actor, which he had been waiting for a long time.
Apart from acting, now Brad’s looks were also being praised. But even then, his next few films were not successful. Now Brad’s acting career was in danger. They almost stopped getting work.
But not giving up, he requested Robert Redford to work for himself. Eventually he got a job in ‘A River Runs Through It’. Brad’s role in the film was well received by the people and his performance was also praised. In the 1994 film Interview with the Vampire, he worked with actors like Antonio Banderas and Tom Cruise. Acted in the film Seven which proved to be a huge hit at the box office. The film grossed approximately 327 million dollars. After this, Brad did not look back. Every film of his started becoming successful.
After acting for a few years, he co-founded the Plan B Entertainment Production House with Jennifer Aniston and Brad Gray. The production house’s first film ‘Troy’ was released in 2004.
Today, Plan B Entertainment is a very successful production company, which has made many films. Brad Pitt has won awards for Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor and Best Movie. He married Angelina Jolie in 2004 and the two separated in 2016 after living together for nearly 12 years. Their pair was very famous worldwide as ‘Brangelina’.
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