Source: www.TheBestofYouTube. tv
Rating: TibioBrad Pitt
is thrilled with his Oscar nomination for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
, because he will compete against his idols Sean Penn
and Mickey Rourke
Brad Pitt has been given a nod in the Best Actor category at this year's Academy Awards for his portrayal of a man who ages backwards. Pitt competes against Frank Langella
), Sean Penn (Milk
), Mickey Rourke (The Wrestler
) and Richard Jenkins
) for the greatly desired statue.
And Pitt couldn't be more delighted with his competitors - because Penn and Rourke were the "gods" he looked up to when he started making Movies.
He tells a British TV Show, "When I started out, my gods, so to speak, were Gary Oldman, Sean Penn and Mickey Rourke, so it's a real honor for me to be sitting at the same table."