Brad Pitt v. Robert Redford
For those of you who didn’t get the memo yet, Brad Pitt is Robert Redford. Aside from their physical resemblance, their respective resumes boast some striking similarities. The latest example: In Meet Joe Black, Pitt plays Death, who takes human form as a handsome businessman. In a 1962 Twilight Zone episode, Redford played Death, taking human form as a handsome policeman. Here’s a look at other parallels.
REDFORD In Indecent Proposal, played a stud who beds a babe (Demi Moore) after showing her the money.
PITT In Thelma & Louise, played a stud who beds a babe (Geena Davis) before taking all her money.
REDFORD In Jeremiah Johnson, played a scruffy loner who is a mountain man.
PITT In Seven Years in Tibet, played a scruffy loner who is a mountain man.
REDFORD In Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, played an outlaw with a drop-dead gorgeous partner (Paul Newman).
PITT In Interview With the Vampire, played an outlaw ghoul with an undead partner (Tom Cruise).
REDFORD In Legal Eagles, played a crime-fighting lawyer who loses his head over his beautiful blond client (Daryl Hannah).
PITT In Seven, played a crime-fighting cop whose beautiful blond wife (Gwyneth Paltrow) loses her head.