Plitt has been a sponsored athlete for MET-Rx®, engineered nutrition, Under Armour Performance Apparel and Gold’s Gym.
He has starred in over 25 national commercials for brands including Old Spice, Dodge Ram Trucks, ESPN, Under Armour, MET-Rx®, as well as numerous infomercials.
Greg can be seen on the big screen in ‘The Good Shepard’ with Robert De Niro, ‘Terminator Salvation’ with Christian Bale, ‘Grudge Match’ with Sylvester Stallone and ‘The Watchmen’ where he was the iconic body of Dr. Greg has also appeared on a variety of television shows including Bravo’s ‘Workout’, HGTV’s ‘Designed to Sell’, NBC’s ‘Days of our Lives’ and WE’s ‘Mystery Millionaire’.
Plitt’s crossover appeal from the fitness world to fashion industry has landed him as the face of the worldwide fragrance campaign for acclaimed fashion designer, Thierry Mugler’s Angel Men and Ice Men.
“Everyone has these amazing stories about how he touched their lives in some way, he was so thoughtful … Everyone referred to him as Superman, but he just had a heart of gold,” she recalled fondly.
“I just want people to know the real him.” Police have said Plitt, 37, was running on the train tracks while two crew members filmed him for a sports drink video. and was struck by the train,” Burbank Police Department officer Joshua Kendrick told The Wrap Wednesday.
While Stejskal was with the sports guru that morning before he left for the train station, she has also said she didn’t know they were planning to shoot on the tracks.
Plitt has also worked with brands on a wide breadth of platforms from product launches and fashion campaigns to marketing and advertising’s for products including men’s underwear to automotives.
In addition to his modeling and acting career, Plitt has launched many successful businesses.
Plitt’s death came as a shock to many friends and fans.
Candles and flowers have been placed at a makeshift memorial Plitt was struck and killed.