Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from husband Brad Pitt, citing irreconcilable differences, CNN reports. This would mark the end of one of Hollywood’s most glamorous and powerful couples.
It is said that the Award-winning actress filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, moreover seeking full physical custody of their six children ages 8 to 15 with visitation rights for Pitt albeit she did not seek spousal support. Jolie cited their separation date as Sept. 15, only two years after their marriage and romantic relationship since 2005.
Jolie and Pitt, known collectively as “Brangelina,” were one of the entertainment world’s most visible couples, due to their good looks, successful films and activism. They married in 2014 after a decade together.
In his comments, Brad Pitt said he was very saddened by this. “But what matters most now is the well-being of our kids,” Pitt told People magazine.
Jolie and Pitt were married in 2014 in a small, private ceremony in a chapel at Château Miraval in the village of Correns.