Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from her husband Brad pitt, citing irreconcilable differences. According to court documents, the couple will divorce in two years and one month after they got married in August 2014. Jolie wants to take custody of their six children and asks the court to allow pitt to see them.
She also asked to keep "miscellaneous jewelry and other personal items" as well as any income after the date of their divorce and other individual assets, which will be determined later. "I am very saddened by this, but the most important thing at present is the welfare of our children," pitt said Tuesday in a statement to CNN. "I ask the press to give them the time and peace they deserve at this difficult time."
"This decision was taken for the health of the family," he said in his statement on Tuesday Robert, attorney Jolie. "She would not comment on anything at this time, and asks the press to respect our privacy." While pitt and Jolie were married in 2014, their relationship became the subject of speculation in 2004 when they starred together in "Mr. and Mrs. Smith". At that time pitt was married to actress Jennifer aniston.
In January 2005, pitt and aniston announced that they diverge and aniston filed for divorce in a few months. In April 2005, pitt and Jolie, and her adopted son Maddox were spotted together in Kenya. Jolie later adopted daughter Zahara from Ethiopia and in early 2006 she announced that she and pitt are expecting a child. Shortly thereafter, pitt was granted the right to legally adopt Maddox and Zahara. Their daughter Shiloh was born in may 2006. Son pax was adopted from Vietnam in March 2007. Jolie gave birth to twins Vivienne and Knox in July 2008. The couple announced their engagement in 2012. Pitt supported angelina Jolie at 2013, when she underwent a preventive double mastectomy.
In 2014, they got married, arranging a small private ceremony in the chapel of the castle of Miraval in the village of Correns.
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