Happy birthday, Brad Pitt! Today, the Hollywood heavyweight turns 57 years previous, and but he’s hardly aged a day! To rejoice, we’re trying again at his journey from younger actor to Hollywood hotshot!
It’s becoming that Brad Pitt was the one who performed the titular function in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button as a result of it appears as if the Springfield, Missouri native is ageing backwards. Today, December 18, marks the Hollywood main man’s 57th birthday. Brad seems to be trying higher than ever nowadays, and we’re taking a visit down reminiscence lane to look again at simply how scorching he’s at all times been.
From his first uncredited roles in 1987’s No Man’s Land and Less Than Zero, as much as 2019’s Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood, Brad Pitt appears…largely like the identical younger man who skilled his breakthrough in 1991’s Thelma & Louise. Sure, there are a number of wrinkles, right here and there, and a few gray in his hair, however as so many footage have confirmed, it solely makes him look that a lot better.
Brad, like many stars of his era, got his toes in Hollywood’s door due to the horror style. His function in 1989’s Cutting Class is credited with being Brad’s first vital function and was the automobile that actually launched the younger stud to movie-going audiences. Two years later, his breakout got here by enjoying J.D., a small-time criminal who befriends two ladies on the run named Thelma and Louise. A yr later, Brad’s flip within the Robert Redford-directed A River Runs Through It cemented him as a Hollywood star. Time might movement like a river, nevertheless it definitely hasn’t washed over Brad, who nonetheless looks as if he did again in 1992.
Perhaps it’s not a lot a case of “Benjamin Button disease” however one thing extra supernatural as to why Brad appears ageless. After all, he did play Louis de Pointe du Lac in 1994’s Interview With The Vampire. Or, possibly he minimize a take care of loss of life after portraying Death in 1998’s romantic fantasy Meet Joe Black. Perhaps Brad Pitt doesn’t age as a result of he’s a figment of our collective creativeness, very like he was [Spoiler Alert for a 20-year-old-movie] in Fight Club? It was that latter movie which gave his profession much-needed reinvigoration. From that time, roles in Snatch, The Mexican and 2001’s Ocean’s Eleven remodeled Brad from “Hollywood heartthrob” into an icon of cool.
The solely one that thinks Brad Pitt isn’t ageless is…Brad Pitt! “I’m behind the camera on the producing side, and I enjoy that a lot,” he advised GQ Australia in early July 2019. “But I keep doing less and less. I really believe that overall it’s a younger man’s game – not that there aren’t substantial parts for older characters – I just feel, the game itself, it’ll move on naturally. There will be a natural selection to it all.”
“But I’m curious to see what the future of film is, what shape it takes,” he added. “I really appreciate the streaming services because we’re seeing more and more quality projects being made. We’re seeing more writers and directors and actors getting a shot. It just tells you how many talented people are out there. I like to think there’s room for both. But I could be a dinosaur and not even know it, man. And the comet could be on the way.” From the appears of it, even when that comet had been to hit, a youthful Brad Pitt would nonetheless be strolling the earth. Check out extra images of the star by scrolling via the pictures within the gallery above!