As of 2022, Brad Pitt is one of the richest actors in the world. His net worth is about $300 million.
An American actor and film producer from Shawnee, William Bradley “Brad” Pitt is an actor and producer. Pitt first gained attention when he played a cowboy hitchhiker in the movie “Thelma & Louise.”
One of the best actors of all time is now called him because of how good he was. He has starred in movies all over the world, like ‘Seven’ (1995), ‘Fight Club’ (1999), and ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ (2001).
Early in life: Brad Pitt.
It was December 18, 1963. William Bradley Pitt was born there. They lived in Springfield, Missouri, where Brad and his two younger siblings were born and grew up.
For his college major, he went to the University of Missouri. He was a journalism major with a focus on advertising. Somewhere in college, he got the acting bug and came up with the idea to move to Los Angeles.
About His Career.
Brad Pitt started out in the movie business in 1987, when he had small roles in movies like “Less Than Zero.” He also starred in “No Way Out” and “No Man’s Land.” Pitt also starred in two episodes of the sitcom “Another World,” which was shown on NBC’s TV network.
Pitt had a cameo role in the movie ’21 Jump Street’ the next year. During this time, he was signed on to play the main role in the movie ‘The Dark Side of the Sun’.
As part of an ensemble cast in 1994, Pitt was in the movie “Interview with the Vampire,” which also had Antonia Banderas, Kristen Dunst, Tom Cruise, and Christian Slater, as well as Pitt.
In 2001, the rising star had a big role in “Ocean’s Eleven.” Matt Damon, George Clooney, and Julia Roberts were all in the movie, as well as Julia Roberts. The movie made $450 million around the world at the box office.
His voice was used in animated movies like “Sinbad: The Legend of the Seven Seas” and “King of the Hill” in 2003.
In the last few years, Pitt has also starred in movies like Ad Astra, Moneyball, Inglourious Basterds, and more.
Brad Pitt Personal Life.
As we said before, Brad was married to actress Jennifer Aniston before. They got married in 2000 and split up in 2005. After he started having an affair with his Mr. and Mrs. Smith co-star Angelina Jolie, there have always been rumors that they broke up because of it.
It was almost 10 years after they had been together that Brad and Angelina Jolie got married in 2014. After separating for a while in 2016, they divorced in 2019.
When Pitt and Jolie married, they had six kids, some of them adopted and some of them born.
Following the birth of their daughter Shiloh, the couple sold the North American photo rights to People Magazine for $4.1 million and the British rights to Hello! for $3.5 million. They made a total of $7.6 million from the deal.
Once again, they sold the rights to People and Hello! for $15 million. That is still the most expensive celebrity picture of all time.
Brad Pitt’s Net Worth.
When Brad Pitt and his then-girlfriend spent $322 million to buy a yacht, it was a shock. They spent an extra $200,000 just to decorate the super-yacht, so it looked even better.
Brad Pitt is a good person. His ex, Angelina Jolie, they have given a lot of money to different charities all over the world during their careers.
Jolie and Pitt gave $1 million to Doctors Without Borders, a group that helps people in Haiti who have been affected by the earthquake and other disasters.
Pitt gave $100,000 worth of orthopedic beds to a hospital in Islamabad. There were 40 orthopedic beds worth that amount.
In 1994, he bought a house in Los Feliz that cost $1.7 million. At the end of 2008, Pitt and Jolie gave $2 million to help fight the health epidemics in Ethiopia.
Pitt has been very active in a lot of humanitarian causes during his career. He has given a lot of money to the ONE Campaign, the Make It Right Foundation, and the Jolie-Pitt Foundation, which he co-founded with partner Angelina Jolie.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie gave $1 million to Doctors Without Borders after the Haiti earthquake in 2010, so they could help people who had been hurt. Through the Jolie-Pitt Foundation, the couple gave a lot of money to charity.
Through the Make It Right Foundation, he built 150 low-cost homes in New Orleans’ Ninth Ward after Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005.
Brad Pitt: Real Estate.
Brad has a lot of real estate that are worth more than $100 million. Brad’s longtime home in LA has been a kind of compound that he has put together over the years through a lot of different transactions.
In 1994, he bought his first piece of land in the neighborhood. It cost him $4 million to buy a beach house in Santa Barbara in 2000; now he lives there. His plan to build 150 low-cost homes in New Orleans in late 2006 was at this time.
In Paris, Pitt spent $3.5 million on a historic house in the city’s well-known French Quarter. Pitt and Jolie put the house on the market for $6.5 million in 2015, but they took it off the market when they didn’t find a buyer.
When Pitt and Jolie bought a 1,200-acre winery in the south of France in 2008, they spent $67 million on it. The winery is called Chateau Miraval. The main house on the property is said to have 35 rooms, a lot of guest houses, and a recording studio.