March 25, 2012

Brad Pitt took a few minutes with WWNO reporter Eileen Fleming to review the status of the Make it Right project he founded in the Lower Ninth Ward. Before hosting a fundraiser, he spent some time in the neighborhood.

For my meeting with Brad Pitt for a 15-minute interview, I drove as instructed to a nearly complete home in the Make it Right neighborhood in Lower Ninth Ward. Security allowed me in, and I was shown to an empty back room where Brad Pitt was sitting by himself, behind a bare, simple fold-out table.

Q. “It is nice and echo-y in here because this is a brand new…

A. “ They’re so air tight that, I mean, you can’t hear – Claiborne’s right there and you cannot, you can’t hear it.”

Read more. Notice the interview comes in two great parts. You can also download and listen to the audio version of both interviews, go check the BP Media archive for that!


• x001 WWNO. Thanks Gabriella.

One response to “WWNO interviews Brad about MIR’s future”

  1. Gabriella says:

    Disabled veterans? Elderly? TBS & Aids Clinic in ethiopia?
    Brad you re not only a sparkle for us all but a truly kind hearted good man.
    I cannot think of words to express your effortless charm & know how & brain.
    Thank you, sir.