Now he talks Zahara! Brad Pitt calls his daughter, 17, 'smart' after sharing that Shiloh, 16, is 'beautiful'... but he keeps mum on their mom Angelina Jolie whom he split from six years ago
Brad Pitt made the rare move of talking about one of his children this week when he called his 16-year-old daughter Shiloh 'beautiful' on Monday.
And later the 58-year-old Bullet Train star made a comment about one of his other daughters, 17-year-old Zahara, when chatting up Vanity Fair.
'I'm so proud of her,' said the star, who shares six children with ex-wife Angelina Jolie. 'She's so smart. She's going to flourish even more at college.'
Talking his kids at last! Brad Pitt made the rare move of talking about one of his children this week when he called his daughter Shiloh 'beautiful' on Monday. And later the star made a comment about one of his other daughters, Zahara, when chatting up Vanity Fair
Zahara talk: 'I'm so proud of her,' said the star, who shares six children with ex-wife Angelina Jolie. 'She's so smart. She’s going to flourish even more at college'; seen in 2021
And the bachelor, who is dating around these days, per People, after splitting from Jolie in 2016, added, 'It's an exciting and beautiful time to find her own way and pursue her interests. I'm so proud.'
The Oscar winner continued, 'Where does the time go, right? They grow up too fast. It brings a tear to the eye.'
He has three bio kids with Angie: Shiloh and twins Knox and Vivienne. And three that were adopted: Maddox, Pax and Zahara.
Ready for college: This comes after Jolie said Zahara had landed a place at the historically black liberal arts college for women and will be relocating to Atlanta, Georgia, in the coming months. Seen in 2021 with mom Angelina
This comes after Jolie said Zahara had landed a place at the historically black liberal arts college for women and will be relocating to Atlanta, Georgia, in the coming months.
Angelina shared a photo of daughter and some of her fellow students, some of whom were in Spelman shirts, and wrote on Instagram: 'Zahara with her Spelman sisters! Congratulations to all new students starting this year. A very special place and an honor to have a family member as a new Spelman girl. #spelman #spelmancollege #spelmansisters #HBCU.'
The former couple's eldest son, 20-year-old Maddox studied at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea, though his classes moved online and he returned to the US during the COVID-19 pandemic. Their second son, Pax, now 18, graduated last summer but is not believed to have taken up a place at college.
She has star power! And the actor also told ET 's Nischelle Turner that the 16-year-old's incredible dance moves are so good 'it brings a tear to the eye, yeah.' Seen in 2021
Shiloh sure can dance: Here she is seen center in a Beatles T-shirt as she danced
Meanwhile, the 47-year-old actress previously joked Zahara is a better organize than her.
She said: 'I want to give them a bit of structure. I try to make schedules at home. My daughter Zahara is better at organizing things than I am.'
She has also opened up about how she adopted some of her children, and how exciting and wonderful their journeys have been.
They were a Hollywood golden couple: Jolie and Pitt attend the World War Z film in 2013
She previously said: 'Each is a beautiful way of becoming family. What is important is to speak with openness about all of it and to share. "Adoption" and "orphanage" are positive words in our home.
'With my adopted children, I can't speak of pregnancy, but I speak with much detail and love about the journey to find them and what it was like to look in their eyes for the first time. All adopted children come with a beautiful mystery of a world that is meeting yours.'
Also on Monday Pitt said at the Los Angeles premiere for his new action movie Bullet Train that Shiloh is 'beautiful.'
He shared with ET's Nischelle Turner that the 16-year-old's incredible dance moves are so good 'it brings a tear to the eye, yeah.'
Proud papa: While at the Los Angeles premiere for his new action movie Bullet Train on Monday, the 58-year-old Oscar winner chatted family
Shiloh has been seen recently on social media performing dance moves with her pals.
'I don't know where she got it from. I'm Mr. Two-Left-Feet here,' he added with a laugh.
In June Shiloh was seen in a black Beatles T-shirt when dancing to Doja Cat's song Vegas in a video posted on YouTube by Los Angeles-based choreographer Hamilton Evans.
'Shiloh loves dancing. She's seriously talented and has been going to these classes for a few years now,' an insider told Us Weekly.
The family: From left, Shiloh, Zahara, Angie, Vivienne, Maddox and Knox in 2021
Earlier days: Jolie with Shiloh, Vivienne, Zahara and Knox at the Dumbo film premiere in 2019
'She's made some good friends through the dancing community too, and they're all in chat groups and share their favorite playlists and that type of stuff.
'The teachers are all very impressed with her and say the sky's the limit if she wants to take it to the next level, and Shiloh may just do that.'
When asked by ET on Monday if he thinks his kids may go into acting like he or Jolie, he said he just wants them to be happy.
'I love when they find their own way, find things they are interested in and flourish,' Pitt said of his children.