It’s recognized that, on film press excursions, actors should hit the identical speaking factors repeatedly and once more. They’ll have to search out their “100 people in the room” line, so to talk. Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio are properly conscious of this—and, on the press tour for Quentin Tarantino’s As soon as Upon a Time…in Hollywood, they’ve come across a joint social gathering line: the truth that as soon as upon a time, they each acted on Rising Pains.
Sure, each actors, who by no means labored on a film collectively earlier than As soon as Upon a Time, had been on the hit sitcom at one level, although their characters didn’t cross paths. In a current interview on the Today show, Pitt volunteered this info. “But we did start on the same television show,” Pitt mentioned. “Rising Pains,” DiCaprio chimed in. It’s a well-oiled machine, this speaking level. Properly, form of; neither actor can keep in mind when he was really on the present. “I mean, we’re talking decades ago,” DiCaprio mentioned.
For the file, DiCaprio appeared on Rising Pains from 1991 to 1992, taking part in recurring character Luke Brower, whereas Pitt performed completely different characters in his two episodes in 1987 and 1989. Go forward and admire his floppy ’80s hair within the clip beneath.
The origin of this subject appears to be their Esquire cowl story, through which Pitt informs DiCaprio that he bought his begin on the sitcom.
“One of my first jobs was guest-starring on your show,” Pitt instructed him. “Rising Pains?” DiCaprio responded. Thrilling stuff.