Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from her husband and long-time partner ‘Brad Pitt’, bringing an end to their relationship, the Associated Press reports. The pair got married in the year 2014 and had six children together.
Jolie reportedly filed the legal documents on Monday refer to irreconcilable differences in Los Angeles. She is seeking for physical custody of their six children and visitation rights for Brad Pitt. “This decision was made for the health of the family,” attorney Robert Offer said in a statement. He also added that “she will not be commenting and asks that the family be given its privacy at this time.”
The Hollywood most favourite couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have been in a romantic relationship together for 12 years, and Pitt and Jolie are popularly known as ‘Brangelina’. Speculation that the pair together started their relationship in the year 2004 while they filmed the box office smashed Mr & Mrs Smith, where they played as married assassins.
At the time of filming, Pitt was in a marriage relationship with the Jennifer Aniston. Brad Pitt has fallen in love with Jolie while filming the movie. They married privately in the French hamlet of Correns.
They have six children, 15-year old Maddox, 12-year old Pax, 11-year Zahara, 10-year Shiloh and 8-year old twins Knox and Vivienne. This is the second marriage for Brad Pitt and third marriage for Angelina Jolie previously married Billy Bob Thornton and Johnny Lee Miller.
Last year, they starred together in the romantic drama ‘By the Sea’ which was written and directed by the Jolie. They played as long-married couple role in the film.