Updated March 31st, 2021 at 18:23 IST
Brad Pitt gets support from ex-wife Jennifer Aniston after domestic abuse allegations
Brad Pitt has been making headlines ever since his ex-wife Angelina Jolie filed a case against him citing domestic abuse. Read on to know more about it.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were one of the most popular and loved Hollywood couples before they decided to go their separate ways. The couple's divorce was finalized in 2019, but they are still fighting over custody of their six children, three adopted and three biological. Recently, the Maleficent star accused her ex-husband of domestic abuse and now, Brad Pitt's other ex-wife, Friends star Jennifer Aniston has decided to support Pitt, and here is everything you need to know about it.
Jennifer Aniston supports Brad Pitt after Angelina Jolie's domestic abuse allegations
According to a report by The Mirror, Brad Pitt was shocked and heartbroken after his ex-wife Angelina Jolie filed a case of domestic abuse against him, with their eldest son Maddox also testifying against him. Jolie stated that she was prepared to provide proof of domestic abuse against Brad. The court also mentioned that their children could freely speak out in court in their divorce hearings. Following these allegations, the Once Upon A Time In Hollywood star turned to his ex-wife Jennifer Aniston for support.
The Friends actor told Brad that she was there for him and also was ready to appear in court if needed. It is also being said that post the ugly turn in Brad and Angelina's divorce proceedings, he and Jen have come closer as friends. A source close to Aniston stated that she is pulling out all the stops to help Brad. The source further explained that as soon as the allegations were made, Jennifer was on the phone with Pitt and her words of encouragement and support have come at such a tumultuous time in his life.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's divorce
According to a report by Page Six, Angelina filed for a divorce in 2016, only two years after marriage, citing 'irreconcilable differences' from husband Brad Pitt. A few days ago, she filed documents in court accusing Brad Pitt of domestic abuse during their marriage. The trial is expected to end next month, and the custody details finalized as well. Brad is fighting for 50-50 legal and physical custody of their children. It is revealed that the children are being interviewed by court-appointed therapists for the proceedings.
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Published March 31st, 2021 at 18:23 IST