A Brad Pitt lookalike has revealed what it is actually prefer to resemble the Hollywood star – together with being ‘stalked’ by ladies who need to date him.
Nathan Meads, 35, lives in Oxford, the place he combines his job as a groundworker with being a part-time Brad Pitt impersonator.
The daddy-of-two started working as a lookalike three years in the past after being instructed repeatedly that he bears an uncanny resemblance to the well-known actor.
Because of the pair’s near-identical look, Nathan now makes a pleasant chunk of money off his face and has partied with big-name celebrities together with Rio Ferdinand and Ricky Hatton.
Nathan Meads, 35, has revealed what it is actually prefer to have an uncanny resemblance to Hollywood star, Brad Pitt together with being ‘stalked’ by ladies who need to date him
Unsurprisingly, he is additionally confirmed to be an enormous hit with the women and is commonly inundated with messages from ladies who need to date him, a few of whom ‘relentlessly pursue’ him.
Regardless of this, Nathan is intent on remaining ‘humble’, ‘all the way down to earth’ and, most significantly, single.
He mentioned: ‘I used to be first instructed once I was 20 years previous that I regarded like Brad Pitt and this continued for about 10 years however I’d at all times simply snigger it off.
‘Some folks would say I have to be associated to him or that my mum will need to have had an affair with him.
‘Lots of people, even now, will do a double-take after they stroll previous me or will ask me for an image, though a few of them simply take photos with out me realising.
‘Whereas lots of of individuals instructed me I regarded like him, I by no means did something about it however then it grew to become a relentless factor that, wherever I went, folks would say it.
The daddy-of-two, who lives in Oxford, started working as a lookalike three years in the past after being instructed repeatedly that he bears an uncanny resemblance to the well-known actor
Nathan works as a groundworker (pictured at his day job) and a part-time Brad Pitt impersonator which due to the pair’s near-identical look, he could make as much as £500 for his lookalike work
‘So ultimately I made a decision to ship some photographs into 4 totally different lookalike businesses and so they all obtained again to me and mentioned they needed to work with me.
‘I used to be even contacted by Dorien Rose, the well-known Angelina Jolie lookalike, and she or he could not consider she hadn’t labored with me.’
Nathan can earn wherever from £250-500 for his lookalike work, which is way over he makes in his day job.
However whereas he is very profitable in his job, it could actually intervene with relationship – as ladies accuse him of ‘catfishing’ them.
Others, obsessive about the true actor, stalk the groundworker, he claims.
He mentioned: ‘I do get hit on by girl lots, a few of them simply cannot consider how a lot I seem like him and a few of them accuse me of ‘catfishing’.
‘Individuals at all times attempt to stay video name me on my Instagram as a result of they do not assume I am actual.
His resemblance to the actor has difficult his expertise on relationship websites as some ladies will accuse him of getting a pretend profile and others begin ‘stalking’ him. Pictured: Nathan, left, and Brad Pitt, proper.
Nevertheless, the daddy mentioned he’s not actually in search of love or to seek out his ‘Angelina’ and quiet down proper now as his daughters are his largest precedence
Regardless of this, Nathan is intent on remaining ‘humble’, ‘all the way down to earth’, regardless of being instructed that he regarded just like the Hollywood hunk since he was 20 – and would at all times snigger it off
Finally Nathan determined to ship some photographs into 4 totally different lookalike businesses and so they all obtained again to him and mentioned they needed to work with him
‘I’ve tried relationship websites earlier than however some ladies will accuse me of getting a pretend profile and others actually begin stalking me.
‘They’re going to add me on all of my social media profiles and hold messaging me so ultimately, I simply deleted my relationship profiles and I am simply staying single.
‘I am not likely in search of love anyway and do not need to quiet down as my daughters are my world and my largest precedence.
‘I am not in search of my Angelina.’
Since beginning his part-time job as a lookalike, Nathan has been inundated with work presents and has met some very well-known faces alongside the way in which.
Earlier than lockdown, he was invited to the Glamour Awards in London as a particular visitor on account of his resemblance to the actor, the place he spent the night time mingling with fashions, celebrities and musicians.
Nathan mentioned: ‘It is unusual going to those occasions as a result of I do not really feel like a celeb myself, I am only a regular individual.
‘I additionally do not get fazed once I meet celebrities as I am fairly a quiet and humble individual myself.’
His job as a lookalike has given him entry to attend a number of London style reveals in addition to the Glamour Awards in London. Pictured: Nathan on the London Style Present
His resemblance to the actor has led him to rubbing shoulders with supermodels and stars and partied with big-name celebrities together with Rio Ferdinand
Nathan additionally mentioned he was approached by TV reveals Massive Brother and ITV’s Survival Of The Fittest however turned them down as a result of he must depart his daughters for a number of months
Nathan has additionally attended a number of London style reveals the place he is rubbed shoulders with supermodels and stars.
On one explicit event, he was invited to Rio Ferdinand’s Rosso restaurant after the footballer noticed him by his agent.
Nathan mentioned: ‘[Rio] had me down on the particular visitor record.
‘I had simply began out in my profession and one in all my brokers obtained requested for me to attend so I met Rio who was actually pleasant and we mentioned ‘howdy’.
‘As quickly as I walked in, Jason Grimshaw additionally shouted out ‘oh my f***ing god it is Brad Pitt, I am calling it!’ and everybody circled and began asking me for photographs.
‘It was an excellent night time and good enjoyable however I truly felt a bit embarrassed as a result of I am simply this regular man.
‘I’ve additionally partied with many celebrities from Love Island, Ex On The Seashore and Massive Brother, and I used to be additionally approached by the latter however turned them down as a result of I simply did not assume it was for me.
Nathan has additionally frolicked with former British skilled boxer Richard John Hatton, MBE at a charity occasion in Liverpool in 2018 (Nathan pictured with Ricky Hatton)
Nathan does not want a high-maintenance routine to seem like Brad, claiming that he’ll ‘hardly ever work out’ or ‘eat wholesome’ however that his full-time job retains him match
‘I additionally turned down ITV’s Survival Of The Fittest as a result of it could have meant having to go away my daughters for a number of months and I simply could not try this, I see them each weekend with out fail.’
Nathan has additionally frolicked with former British skilled boxer Richard John Hatton, MBE and divulges that the athlete left him in a little bit of a clumsy spot.
He mentioned: ‘I met Ricky at a charity occasion in Liverpool in 2018 once we had been seated on the similar desk.
‘It was high quality as a result of, rising up, Ricky was the person.
‘However he truly left his invoice unpaid for when he left the celebration, and me and my agent and some others ended up having to fork out the cash to pay it!’
Whereas it might appear as if wanting like Brad requires a high-maintenance routine, for Nathan it is comparatively easy.
Though he appears to be like identical to him, Nathan mentioned he’s an enormous Brad Pitt fan and thinks he is an excellent actor and hopes their paths will cross someday
He mentioned: ‘I hardly ever work out, I am only a arduous employee and my full-time job retains me very match.
‘I do not even eat wholesome – I suppose I am simply very fortunate and all I’ve to do is fashion my goatee.’
Nathan is but to satisfy his doppelgänger, however hopes their paths will cross someday.
He added: ‘I’m an enormous Brad Pitt fan and I believe he is an excellent actor.
‘He performs all of his roles brilliantly and looks as if an actual gentleman and a household man so we’ve that in widespread, though we’ve very totally different financial institution balances.
‘Persons are at all times so shocked at how humble and all the way down to earth I’m after they meet me, in all probability a bit like him, however I simply assume we’re all the identical and I’ve simply been blessed with these beauty!’