"He was so committed to his craft, so caring, so selfless... This guy was just, like, incredible... He never complained, not egotistical; all these other actors came to him for advice... He just was worldly, he had that it factor in life." Happy Days star Anson Williams knew Brad Pitt was going to be a huge star after directing him in Tv show Glory Days. Pitt screen tested for a role in Thelma & Louise after wrapping the Tv show.