The news comes as a shock to us as Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt, as reported by BBC News. They are divorcing after two years of marriage and 12 years as a couple.
It was confirmed by Angelina Jolie’s lawyer that she has filed for a divorce from Brad Pitt. It was reported that the actress filed for “dissolution of marriage,” saying the “decision was made for the family.”
Angelina Jolie is seeking full custody of all their six children
They have six children together – Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, and twins Knox and Vivienne. Angelina Jolie is seeking custody of all six children, with visitation rights for Pitt, according to TMZ. Jolie is not asking for spousal support and she is being represented by renowned celebrity divorce lawyer Laura Wasser.
Jolie has been married twice before, to actors Jonny Lee Miller and Billy Bob Thornton. Brad Pitt was previously married to “Friends” star Jennifer Aniston.