Becoming ... Brad Pitt

How did this midwestern boy top Hollywood's A-list? See the defining moments in Brad Pitt's path to super-stardom. By Lucy Maher

HIGH SCHOOL STAR

Even with those wings, as a senior at Springfield, Mo.'s Kickapoo High School, Pitt (in 1982) "always had a lot of dates" and was named best dressed, said classmate Mark Swadley.