Angelina is divorcing her husband of two years because she disagreed with Brad's parenting style, reveals TMZ. She is asking for custody of their six children and is not seeking spousal support.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt started dating after meeting on the sets of Mr & Mrs Smith in 2004. They married in 2014 and are parents to three adopted and three biological children, who use the last name Jolie-Pitt.
For several months now, Angelina and Brad have been rumoured to be on the brink of divorce. Now that they really are divorcing, social media is heartbroken.
#Brangelina is the top trend on Twitter at the time of writing this.
Fans were devastated:
so I know there are real issues in the world to consume my attention...but this #brangelina news is kinda heartbreaking...? Porscha (@Porscha_) September 20, 2016
No more #brangelina eh? And I thought those two crazy kids might actually make it work? Angela Night (@Angelheartnight) September 20, 2016
F.R.I.N.D.S star Jennifer Aniston, with whom Brad was still married to in 2004, was also brought up in a number of tweets:
Some, however, found it in their hearts to joke:
International media destabilized #Brangelina :p? Miguel Lizada (@mlizada) September 20, 2016
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt last starred together in 2015's By The Sea, directed by Angelina. The film, an examination of a failing marriage, received mixed reviews.