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Brad Pitt: 7 juicy new things we’ve already learned about him this year

The star is back in the spotlight thanks to his many nominations

Hollywood favorite Brad Pitt is firmly back in the spotlight. Since award season kicked off, the 56-year-old actor has taken home multiple awards - including a SAG trophy, Producers Guildand Golden Globe - for his work in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. And luckily for us, the father-of-six has allowed his charm to take center stage when accepting the honors and conducting interviews - and he’s revealed some juicy personal details in the process, from the truth about his dating status and his Tinder profile to who helped him get sober. Read on to get the delicious tea.


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Brad Pitt has been bringing the charm this awards season


Why he won’t walk the red carpet with his mother: At the Golden Globes, Brad took the time out to thank his mother, and share why we won’t be seeing her alongside him on the carpet this season. “I wanted to bring my mom, but I couldn’t,” he quipped. “Cause, any woman I stand next to they say I’m dating. It would just be awkward.”

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The star shared a special moment with his ex-wife Jennifer Aniston


How long he’s been crushing on co-star Leonardo DiCaprio: In his speech, Brad gave a special shout out to his partner in crime LDC. “He’s an all-star, he’s a gent, and I would be here without you man. Still, I would’ve shared the raft.”

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His dating status and the truth about his Tinder profile: Fans were in for a surprise when Brad cracked a hilarious joke. At the SAG Awards, he accepted the honor for Male Actor is a Supporting Role. As he took the stage, he quipped that he could “put his in my Tinder profile.” To the disappointment of many single gals around the world he later confirmed that he doesn’t have the dating app, though.


Who helped him get sober: During the National Board of Review gala, the Ad Astra star made a special reveal. After being presented with an award by his friend Bradley Cooper, the actor shared why they have a special bond. “I got sober because of his man and every day has been happier since.”


He thinks he’s getting old: During the same ceremony, the Fight Club star took a dig at his age. “It’s things like this and nights like this that tell me I’m old. I’ve been around a while and I’ve been doing this for a bit.”

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The Once Upon a Time in Hollywood actor wore a name tag to the Oscars luncheon

He still has eyes for Jennifer Aniston: One of his best moments came during the SAG Awards when he watched his ex-wife receive her award. Brad stopped what he was doing, found a screen, and looked on as she said her thank you’s. Fans really went wild when the pair were spotted sharing a friendly interaction on the carpet.


He wants to make sure you know his name: The highlight of Brad’s awards season came during the Oscar’s luncheon when the start proudly rocked a name tag. I mean, just in case anyone forgot or didn’t know who he was.

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