From Oprah to Regis, look back on stars who stepped out of the spotlight this past year
Brad Pitt's Transition?
Was Hollywood's biggest name ready to retire? Kind of. Although Pitt, 48, told Australia's 60 Minutes he'd stop acting after "three more years" in Nov. 2011, he quickly retracted his statement. "I wasn't actually putting an exact deadline on my expiration date [in Australia's 60 Minutes interview], but I see it coming," he told reporters at an overseas Moneyball press conference.