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William Bradley ’Brad’ Pitt is an American actor and film producer. Pitt has received four Academy Award nominations and five Golden Globe Award nominations, winning one Golden Globe. He has been described as one of the world’s most attractive men, a label for which he has received substantial media attention.
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 A River Runs Through It (1992), Interview with the Vampire (1994), and Legends of the Fall (1994). In 1995, he gave critically acclaimed performances in the crime thriller Seven and the science fiction film 12 Monkeys, the latter earning him a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor and an Academy Award nomination. Four years later, Pitt starred in the cult hit Fight Club. He then starred in the major international hit Ocean’s Eleven (2001) and its sequels, Ocean’s Twelve (2004) and Ocean’s Thirteen (2007). His greatest commercial successes have been Troy (2004) and Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005). Pitt received his second and third Academy Award nominations for his leading performances in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) and Moneyball (2011). In addition, Pitt owns a production company, Plan B Entertainment, whose productions include The Departed (2006), which won the Academy Award for Best Picture, and Moneyball, which garnered a Best Picture nomination.
In the late 1980s and early 1990s, Pitt was involved in successive relationships with several of his co-stars, including Robin Givens (Head of the Class), Jill Schoelen (Cutting Class)and Juliette Lewis (Too Young to Die? and Kalifornia). In addition, Pitt had a much-publicised romance and engagement to his Seven co-star Gwyneth Paltrow, whom he dated from 1994 to 1997.
Pitt met Friends actress Jennifer Aniston in 1998 and married her in a private wedding ceremony in Malibu on 29 July 2000. For years their marriage was considered a rare Hollywood success however, in January 2005, Pitt and Aniston announced that they had decided to formally separate after seven years together. Two months later Aniston filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. Pitt and Aniston’s divorce was finalised on October 2 2005, legally ending their marriage.
During Pitt’s divorce from Aniston, his involvement with his Mr. & Mrs. Smith co-star Angelina Jolie attracted vigorous media attention. During the summer of 2005, the two were seen together with increasing frequency and the entertainment media dubbed the couple ’Brangelina’. On 11 January 2006, Jolie confirmed to People magazine that she was pregnant with Pitt’s child, thereby publicly acknowledging their relationship for the first time. Jolie gave birth to their daughter Shiloh Nouvel in Swakopmund, Namibia, on 27 May 2006. At the Cannes Film Festival in May 2008, Jolie confirmed that she was expecting twins. She gave birth to son Knox Léon and daughter Vivienne Marcheline on 12 July 2008 in Nice, France. The couple also have three adopted children, Maddox, Pax and Zahara. Pitt and Jolie announced their engagement in April 2012 after seven years together.