July 23, 2003 - The Mirror
reports Brad PItt says and Jennifer are massive fans of Jamie Oliver. "Jen
and I are going to take some cooking lessons because we're crap in the
kitchen. We suddenly got obsessed with the Food Channel," he said. "The
English guy, the Naked Chef - yeah, Jamie Oliver, he's great."
23, 2003 - Us Weekly quotes Brad Pitt saying of his type of woman, "I like
girls like my wife. She's funny, she's a pain and she makes me laugh. She's
not the greatest at sports, but she still tries, which makes me laugh more.
She gets on my nerves, and then she makes me laugh again.'
July 23, 2003 - Us Weekly
reports Brad Pitt has returned home from filming in Malta, where he shared
a romantic lunch on the terrace of the Balboa restaurant in West Hollywood.
"They looked happy and peaceful," a source said. "and like they had a lot
of catching up to do."
July 20, 2003 - The Daily
Record reports Brad Pitt almost became a porn star - but had a good reason
for saying no. Pal Thom Racina said: "He was asked and turned it down saying,
`My d***'s too small'."
July 16, 2003 - The Evening
Standard reports Brad Pitt has had shots of his legs replaced on 'Troy'
- because they didn't have that "Gladiator look". Producers on the film
decreed that Pitt's legs were "too thin" - and reshot close ups using a
more muscular man. A source confides, "Brad's a great guy, but close up,
his legs were just too thin. I think the costume department were trying
for that Russell Crowe-Gladiator look." However, publicists for the movie,
in which Pitt plays Achilles, counter that they do not comment on movies
"currently in production, and certainly not on the subject of the leading
July 14, 2003 - Star magazine
reports Brad and Jennifer fight like cats and dogs, but that only makes
them more passionate lovers. One of their disagreements is about their
home. "Jen likes things to be 'cottage pretty' with fluffy, comfy pillows
and chintz prints," a source revealed. "Brad's taste is more contemporary.
He'll bring home a piece of sleek furniture he saw on Melrose Avenue only
to have Jennifer get mad at him for not consulting he first. And she'll
spend a lot on some bright, cheery, overstuffed chair. When it's delivered,
Brad will tell her he's not about to live in a 'frilly femme house'." A
friend adds, "That's just part of being married. They believe that getting
their feelings out makes their relationship healthier. I think fighting
keeps them together."
July 11, 2003 - The Sun reports
Brad Pitt is a secret Manchester United fan. Pitt revealed he loves the
Red Devils while on the set of his new movie 'Troy'. And he said he was
gutted when Fergie sold David Beckham to Real Madrid. Read more.
July 7, 2003 - "Brad Pitt's
a very nice guy but he's not good-looking at all - shame about the double
chin," Jim Carrey.
July 7, 2003 - The Sunday
People reports Brad Pitt confessed it is hard keeping his modesty under
wraps but he's grown to like his 'Troy' skirt. He said: "It's like a kilt
although it's a bit awkward with all my tackle hanging out."
July 7, 2003 - The Sun reports
Brad Pitt has banned fellow 'Troy' cast members from looking at his feet
because he thinks they're ugly. Pitt is supposedly refusing to wear sandals
but instead hides his feet in leather boots.
July 7, 2003 - New York Magazine
reports Brad Pitt is in serious talks to design West Coast hotel and bar
spaces for Whiskey Bar impresario Rande Gerber. The two have narrowed it
down to Palm Springs and Las Vegas. While talks about partnering with the
Venetian in Sin City reportedly fell apart, the two still want a Vegas
outpost, with George Clooney as a financial backer. As for Palm Springs,
Pitt has already visited the desert city to scout several plots of land.
July 4, 2003 - Brad Pitt
had to wear a mini skirt for his part as Greek hero Achilles and the Sun
reports that he admits: "It took a few weeks getting used to the skirt,
but I quite like it now. It's a bit awkward with all my tackle hanging
out. You've just got to pay attention and strap it down because the skirts
are short. Somehow the Trojans got the longer ones."
July 4, 2003 - Spies tell
Neil Sean of Sky News that Brad has inked on the dotted line to play Captain
America in a big screen adventure film. He said: "I wanted to make an all-out
family movie - something that all ages can go to. And as a child it was
my favourite comic." Read more.
July 2, 2003 - The Sun reports
Brad Pitt has banned cast members on the set of movie 'Troy' from looking
at his feet because he thinks they're ugly. He has even refused to wear
sandals, hiding his tootsies in leather boots instead. Brad plays Greek
soldier Achilles in the epic which is being shot in Malta and Morocco.
A source said: "He's happy with the rest of his body but no one ever sees
July 2, 2003 - Brad Pitt
discussed his new animated adventure, 'Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas,'
and his star-studded marriage with The CBS Early Show's Jess Cagle. Watch
the interview here.
July 1, 2003 - Jennifer Aniston
and Brad Pitt are the world's most attractive celebrity couple, according
to a poll commissioned by Sky One. Read more.
July 1, 2003 - Today Show
host Al Roker talks with Brad Pitt about his new movie 'Sinbad: Legend
of the Seven Seas.' Watch the interview here.
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