Taking a break from hearings about the L.A. County Museum of Art, and alleged trips to the pottery studio with co-star Leonardo DiCaprio, the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood actor surprised DeGeneres by opting to make his first appearance on her daytime talk show in 8 years via a seat among her biggest fans.
After finally sitting in the guest chair, Pitt talked working on the aforementioned Tarantino film and his new movie Ad Astra, as well as reminisced about his time as an El Pollo Loco mascot.
While they said they would talk the full details after the show. DeGeneres did reveal that her and Pitt share a mutual ex.
Watch the video above to see Pitt on Friday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show.