Brad Pitt turned down 12 Years a Slave role for his children

Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt was approached to play Michael Fassbender’s role in ’12 Years A Slave’

Brad Pitt turned down 12 Years a Slave role for his children

Brad Pitt turned down an offer to play Edwin Epps in ’12 Years A Slave’ because of his kids.

The 50-year-old, who has co-produced the movie, was worried about the shocking imagery and negative impact it might have on his six children.

“I didn’t want my kids to see me in this role,” Pitt said in a statement.

The role of Edwin Epps was then given to actor Michael Fassbender. Read More On MSN

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