Martin Brundle reveals Brad Pitt defined why he snubbed the F1 pundit on the US Grand Prix

‘Pointless, however good of him’: Martin Brundle reveals Hollywood celebrity Brad Pitt contacted him to clarify why he SNUBBED the F1 legend throughout his famend grid stroll at the US Grand Prix

  • Brad Pitt was in attendance on the US Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on Sunday  
  • F1 commentator Martin Brundle tried to interview the actor on his grid stroll 
  • However the A-Lister seemingly snubbed the pundit when he tried to speak to him 
  • Brundle has now revealed that Pitt has bought involved to clarify what occurred 
  • Pitt, 58, is reportedly set to star in a Method One impressed blockbuster film 

Martin Brundle has revealed that Hollywood celebrity Brad Pitt has been involved with him to clarify why he snubbed the Sky Sports activities presenter throughout his notorious grid stroll. 

The 58-year-old actor had been in attendance all through the weekend of the US Grand Prix, in Austin, Texas, as he plans to make a film about Method One. 

Nevertheless, he was slammed by the game’s followers for giving legendary driver and TV pundit Brundle the chilly shoulder earlier than Sunday’s race.

Brad Pitt snubbed Sky Sports Martin Brundle on the presenter's infamous pre-race grid walk

Brad Pitt snubbed Sky Sports activities Martin Brundle on the presenter’s notorious pre-race grid stroll

Brundle tried to interview Pitt, although the star of flicks together with Bullet Prepare, Battle Membership and As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood, carried strolling on and gave the impression to be in a rush to get away from the F1 character.

The Sky Sports activities pundit although has now posted a message on Twitter by which he stated Pitt was ‘good’ to ship him a message. 

He wrote: ‘Obtained a word from Brad Pitt explaining what occurred with our close to miss on the Austin grid. Pointless, however good of him. 

‘Completely no person is obliged to speak to me on the grid, however as I endeavour to make 10/12 minutes of dwell and unscripted sports activities TV I’m obliged to no less than ask.’

Brundle is understood for his grid walks the place he tries to nab large names in attendance for interviews.

Pitt is reportedly set to star as a washed-up driver turned crew proprietor who returns to the cockpit in an upcoming movie based mostly on the game.

Brundle tried to ask Pitt about his blockbuster film within the works however the film star swiftly shut him down. 

Pitt claimed it was high secret as he began to show his again on Bundle and proceed strolling. 

Brundle then continued so as to add that he had seen Pitt round fairly a bit all through the week and requested if he had loved his time on the Grand Prix, to which the A-Lister merely responded, ‘Thanks, man’ and continued strolling away. 

The Sky Sports activities pundit then joked: ‘Clearly they’re often called Pitt stops, if they do not need you to speak to Brad Pitt.’

Legendary Oscar-nominated actor Pitt was current throughout your entire weekend, and was pictured within the Mercedes storage on Sunday, the place he greeted his good buddy Hamilton alongside Apple CEO Cook dinner.

Brundle attempted to ask Pitt about his blockbuster movie but the star kept on walking

Brundle tried to ask Pitt about his blockbuster film however the star saved on strolling 

On Thursday night time, Hamilton joined Pitt on the poshest steakhouse within the state capital, as Method One’s high brass hatched their subsequent main display blockbuster, which Hamilton will act as co-producer and marketing consultant for. 

It’s hoped it should construct on Netflix’s Drive to Survive collection, which has drawn in a brand new viewers who now perceive that what occurs on monitor is just a fraction of what this sport is about. 

Nevertheless, followers slammed Pitt for planning to star within the movie with out realizing who ‘the voice of the game is’. 

US film producer Jerry Bruckheimer (left), actor Pitt and film director Joseph Kosinski (right) ahead of the race in Austin

US movie producer Jerry Bruckheimer (left), actor Pitt and movie director Joseph Kosinski (proper) forward of the race in Austin

Pitt waves to the crowd in Texas, but he appeared in no mood to speak to Martin Brundle

Pitt waves to the gang in Texas, however he appeared in no temper to talk to Martin Brundle

Lewis Hamilton hugs Brad Pitt (center) as the 12 Years A Slave actor and Apple CEO Tim Cook (right) wait to meet him

Lewis Hamilton hugs Brad Pitt (middle) because the 12 Years A Slave actor and Apple CEO Tim Cook dinner (proper) wait to fulfill him

One F1 fan posted on Twitter: ‘Brad Pitt, you are doing a film on F1 and do not know who Martin Brundle is? It is *the* grid stroll. Cease and discuss to him.’

One other added: ‘I hate when movie star bodyguards try to get Martin Brundle away. Lad your on the F1 should you don’t wish to be interviewed don’t come on the grid…’ 

‘Brad Pitt went down in my guide,’ one other social media person wrote. They added: ‘So disrespectful. When Martin Brundle approaches you on the grid, you cease and chat.’

Fans slammed the Hollywood star for making an F1-inspired movie without knowing Brundle

Followers slammed the Hollywood star for making an F1-inspired film with out realizing Brundle

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