Brad Pitt Quit Smoking Being a father, making Brad Pitt trying to set a good example to his children. He was even willing to stop smoking, for the sake of the kids not to imitate healthy behavior. Pitt is now establishing themselves to quit smoking after he was caught smoking cigarettes by two daughters Zahara, 6, and Shiloh, 5. The Stars ‘Moneyball’ This feels guilty at being caught smoking while in the garden at his rented home in Budapest. “They followed Pitt out and saw smoke Pitt. They do not believe it, his father always said that smoking is bad for health,” said a source at the Sun newspaper, as quoted by Female First.