Brad Pitt is an American actor, and producer. He gained recognition as a cowboy hitchhiker in the movie Thelma & Louise (1991). He got an Academy Award nomination in the movie 12 Monkeys (1995). He started in silver screen movies since 1991. He was in a number of motion picture films. His greatest films successes are Troy (2004), Mr. and Mrs. Smith (2005), and World War Z (2013). He produced the films The Departed (2006), and 12 Years a Slave (2013), which both won Academy Awards for Best Picture at the Oscars both years respectively.