Those awe-inspiring photos of Brad Pitt posing as a super-hot laborer for Habitat for Humanity were taken in the span of fifteen minutes. Pitt spent just fifteen minutes on the job site in Malavli where a home was being constructed for a deserving Indian family. 82 year-old Jimmy Carter and his wife worked all day, only taking a break for lunch.
MALAVLI: After dodging the media in Pune and Jaipur for close to a month, Hollywood star Brad Pitt made a sudden appearance at Malavli village near Lonavla on Monday, where he joined former US President Jimmy Carter to construct houses for the poor.
For the 2,000-plus foreign and Indian volunteers engaged in constructing 100 houses in a week, it was an amazing sight to observe the 82-year-old Nobel laureate laying bricks and cement alongside the muscular Pitt. His appearance at the site, 56 km from Pune, around Monday noon took everybody off guard. The hunky actor — sporting a grey hat and dark jeans — surrounded by private security went to house number 73, where Carter and his wife Rosalynn were working.
The trio exchanged greetings and talked for a few minutes, before Pitt joined the former US first couple in voluntary physical labour, involving laying of concrete blocks and cement at the house.
After spending about quarter of an hour with the couple, the actor went to the restricted zone at the back of the site and made his departure unnoticed.
The Carters, in jeans and sports shoes, worked for long hours on Monday at the site undertaking all tasks related with masonry and only took a lunch break. Jimmy Carter’s advanced age failed to dampen his enthusiasm as he climbed ladders and lifted huge concrete castings with ease.
At least Pitt put in an appearance to help publicize the charity, but it seems like he could have contributed a couple of hours at least. He got all the credit without having to do much work. He has a bunch of kids so he has an excuse I guess.
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Here are a bunch of recent pictures taken in Pune of Brad and Angelina, along with Pitt working at the job site. Thanks to JJB Faded Youth and Just Jared for these pics. Angelina is too freaking thin. She needs to eat more.
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