Brad Pitt was born as William Bradley Pitt on 18-12-1963 in Shawnee in the state of Oklahoma, United States. He is an American Film Actor, Film Producer, Television Actor & Voice Artist who best known for his work in Hollywood films. His first lead role in the film was in ‘The Dark Side of the Sun’ in 1988, although it went unreleased till 1997. His first film in lead role to reach the theaters was the 1989 horror film Cutting Class. He was then cast in the 1990 television movie ‘Too Young to Die’ in the role of Billy Canton. He appeared in several television series like Glory Days, The Image, Head of the Class, and Thirtysomething. His major breakthrough role came with the 1991 movie ‘Thelma& Louise’. Pitt’s intimate scenes with Geena Davis in the movie defined him as a sex symbol.
He received his first Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor for his performance in the film ‘Legends of the Fall’. He starred in the commercially successful movie ‘The Devil’s Own’ in 1997. His portrayal of Tyler Durden in the cult hit Fight Club in 1999 was widely praised. He appeared in several other movies like Snatch, Meet Joe Black, The Mexican, Spy Game and Seven Years in Tibet. He also appeared in the movie Ocean’s Eleven in 2001, the role he reprised in Ocean’s Twelve and Ocean’s Thirteen. He found a production company called ‘Plan B’ which produced its first movie ‘Troy’. He starred in the romance-comedy Mr& Mrs Smith in 2005.
n 2006, he donated $1 million to the foundation Doctors Without Borders and another million to the Global Action for Children. He also has his own charity foundation with his wife, Angelina Jolie: the Jolie-Pitt Foundation.