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Brad Pitt Net Worth

Brad Pitt's Net Worth

Net Worth:$240 Million
Age:54
Born:December 18, 1963
Country of Origin:United States of America
Source of Wealth:Professional Actor
Last Updated:2018

Introduction

William Bradley “Brad” Pitt is an American actor and film producer from Shawnee. Pitt initially gained recognition when he played the role as a cowboy hitchhiker in ‘Thelma & Louise’.

He is today known as one of the best actors of all time. He has starred worldwide in films such as ‘Seven’ (1995), ‘Fight Club’ (1999) and ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ (2001).

As of 2018, Brad Pitt’s net worth is roughly $240 Million dollars, making him one of the richest actors in the world.

 

Early Life

William Bradley “Brad” Pitt was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma on the 18th of October, 1963. Pitt is the son to William Alvin Pitt and Jane Etta. He was born into a conservative household and raised as a baptist.

Pitt attended Kickapoo High School where he was a member of the tennis, swimming and golf teams. At first, his focus was to become a journalist but he started his acting career in 1987 when he took acting lessons from Roy London.

 

Career

Pitt began his acting career in 1987 when he had minor roles in films such as ‘Less Than Zero’, ‘No Way Out’, and ‘No Man’s Land’. Pitt also appeared in two episodes in the sitcom ‘Another World’ broadcast by NBC’s television network.

The next year Pitt had a cameo role in the movie ’21 Jump Street’ which he was signed on as the main actor for the movie ‘The Dark Side of the Sun’.

In 1994, Pitt was a part of an ensemble cast comprising Antonia Banderas, Kristen Dunst, Tom Cruise and Christian Slater in the movie ‘Interview with the Vampire’.

The following year he was cast alongside stars such as Morgan Freeman and Gwyneth Paltrow in ‘Seven’. The movie was a huge hit at the box-office, earning $327 million.

During the next few years, Pitt appeared in many successful movies such as ‘Sleepers’, ‘Meet Joe Black’, and ‘The Devil’s Own’. In 1999, Pitt was the cast in the movie ‘Fight Club’ which has come to be one of Pitt’s most popular movies.

In 2001 the rising star played a major part in ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ alongside Matt Damon, George Clooney, and Julia Roberts. The film proved to a major hit at the box office with earnings of $450 million worldwide.

In 2003, he started lending his voice to animated movies such as ‘Sinbad: The Legend of the Seven Seas’s and ‘King of the Hill’.

Since then Pitt has starred in many world famous films and he is today know as one of the greatest actors of all time.

As of 2018, Brad Pitt’s net worth is $240 Million dollars.

Highlights

Here are some of the best highlights of Brad Pitt’s career:

  • Seven (Movie, 1995)
  • Golden Globes (Best Performance, 1996) – Won
  • Fight Club (Movie, 1999)
  • Snatch (Movie, 2000)
  • Ocean’s Eleven (Movie, 2001)
  • Mr & Mrs. Smith (Movie, 2005)
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Movie, 2008)
  • Fury (Movie, 2014)
  • Primetime Emmy Awards (Outstanding Television Movie, 2014) – Won
  • Allied (Movie, 2016)

 

Favorite Quotes from Brad Pitt

“I had a friend who worked at a hospice, and he said people in their final moments don’t discuss their successes, awards or what books they wrote or what they accomplished. They only talk about their loves and their regrets, and I think that’s very telling.” – Brad Pitt

“What’s valuable to me has become clearer as I’ve got older. To me, it’s about the value of your time and your day and the value of the people you spend it with.” – Brad Pitt 

“I grew up on certain movies, particular movies that said something to me as a kid from Missouri, movies that showed me places I’d yet traveled, or different cultures, or explained something, or said something in a better way than I could ever say. I wanted to find the movies like that.” – Brad Pitt 

“When you first get opportunities, suddenly you get surrounded by a lot of people who want to make money off you but also are there to help. But they start telling you so much what you need to be and what you need to do to maintain some idea of career maintenance.” – Brad Pitt 

“My father came from a very poor background, but I was very fortunate in the sense that we were never in need. My dad was determined to make sure that we didn’t want for things. He wanted to give us more opportunity than he had, a better shot at a better life.” – Brad Pitt 

 

Summary

There’s no doubt that Brad Pitt will continue to be one of the richest actors in the world. Pitt has been a successful actor since he was a teenager and today he has an enormous net worth.

As of 2018, Brad Pitt’s net worth is estimated to be roughly $240 Million dollars.

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Emmy Wallin

Written by Emmy Wallin

Emmy Wallin is a writer for Wealthy Gorilla. She is a young Swedish girl from Uppsala, who is currently traveling around the world. Emmy has a big passion for helping others and motivating people.

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