William Bradley Pitt, famously known as Brad Pitt, is one of the most versatile American actors and producers. Here are the details of Brad Pitt’s children and wife. He is a Golden Globe Award winner and an Academy Award-winning producer in Hollywood.
While his awards speak for his skills, his great looks consisting of a sharp jawline and a pair of bold blue eyes caught the heart of many women of his time.
Once, he was considered a style icon for many young men across the globe. Because why not? His dressing style, haircut, and personality still speak for him.
Brad Pitt was born on the 18th of December 1963 in Oklahoma, USA. His father, Willian Alvin Pitt, was a truck company manager, and his mother, Jane Etta, was a school counselor.
The 58-year-old actor belonged to a regular family and had no Hollywood influences in his family. Pitt was highly active during his school days and was involved in many extracurricular activities such as debate, sports, musicals, and student government.
After that, Pitt completed his major in Journalism at the University of Missouri. His goal was to become an advertising expert.
Apart from studying, he worked in some fraternity shows occasionally. Until then, he had no dream of becoming an actor. He was simply supporting his family.
He also used to drive strippers in limos to support his family financially. Pitt could not complete his undergraduate studies. With just two credits left before graduation; he moved to California.
Brad Pitt’s Acting Life
Pitt originally stepped into Hollywood with the movie Thelma and Davies in 1991. Although his role was quite small, he attracted too much attention from viewers with the sensual role. With that came some offers for lead roles, such as in Johnny Suede and Cool World.
However, the peak of Pitt’s acting career hit in 1992 when he acted in The River Runs Through It. The characters he played displayed so much of his versatility, and viewers got to know that there was more to him than just a pretty face. From then on, Pitt starred in many different lead roles.
Brad Pitt’s Wife
During his early acting life, Brad Pitt dated many of his co-stars. Why wouldn’t he? After all, his looks were enough to attract any woman. Brad Pitt was engaged to one of his co-stars, Gwyneth Paltrow, whom he dated for four years (1994-1997). However, their engagement was called off for some reason.
After that, in 2000, Pitt married Jennifer Aniston in a wedding ceremony with family and close friends. The wedding ceremony was held in Malibu.
Sadly, in 2005 Pitt and Aniston revealed to the world that they wanted to divorce, and they did. Shortly after his divorce, a beautiful and enchanting young woman caught Pitt’s heart.
It was none other than Angelina Jolie, who was the co-star of Brad Pitt in the movie Mr & Mrs. Smith. Jolie and Pitt dated each other for a long seven years before they finally decided to get married in 2014.
In between their relationship stage, they had kids and became engaged too. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s relationship was always in the media, and the paparazzi were always after them.
However, this ended in 2019. They filed for divorce, citing some irreconcilable differences.
The court soon declared Pitt and Jolie divorced after they filed the documents. Currently, Brad Pitt is single.
Brad Pitt’s Children/ Daughter
Brad Pitt does not have children with his first wife, Jennifer Aniston. But he and Angelina Jolie had six children. Out of six of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s children, three of them are their biological children, and the rest are adopted.
Angelina Jolie already had an adopted child before she met Pitt, named Maddox Chivan. During their relationship period, Brad and Jolie adopted their second child together from Ethiopia. Later, Pitt took legal procedures to become the adoptive father of both the children.
In 2006, Jolie gave birth to her and Pitt’s first child- a daughter named Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt. Shiloh was born in Namibia, so she has a Namibian Passport.
Then later in 2007, Jolie and Pitt adopted another child, a son from an orphanage in Vietnam. Again, in 2008 Jolie and Pitt announced the arrival of their twins at the Cannes Film Festival.
The twins were a girl and a boy, named Vivienne and Knox, respectively. Photos of Brad Pitt’s daughters and sons are the most expensive celebrity photos in the world. However, the couple jointly donated the money to orphanages.
So, this was a mini-biography about the Hollywood sensation Brad Pitt. He is cited as one of the most influential people in the film industry of America. In his early acting career, he was considered one of the most handsome faces in Hollywood.
Whatever he has today is the result of hard work and persistence, which he also likes to return by doing humanitarian work.