It's a testament to the 49-year-old star's big screen presence that he still manages to have a certain je ne sais quois in the role, even in a questionable cowboy hat and with shoulder-length hair.
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The part caps over two decades of big screen hotness from William Bradley Pitt – and is his second collaboration with director Ridley Scott.
His first was a 1991 role in Thelma & Louise - the part which brought him to the attention of women around the world and established him as one of the new heart-throbs of the Nineties.
Twenty years have passed since he played JD – another cowboy-hat wearing womaniser – and in the time between he's sent female pulses racing in a variety of roles.
To mark the release of The Counselor HELLO! Online takes a look at the green-eyed star's hottest celuloid moments – from his turn as buff Greek hero Achilles in Troy to his portrayal of the hunkiest grim reaper in film history in Meet Joe Black.