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Angelina Jolie, a famous American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian, recently filed a suit against her ex-husband Brad Pitt. She recorded details about an unpleasant incident that happened in 2016 where Brad had abused her and their children. Keep reading if you want to learn more details about this current hot fiasco of Hollywood. Before digging into the details of Angelina Jolie’s allegations against Brad Pitt revealed in her countersuit, let’s briefly overview the film industry career of both famous personalities.
Who is Angelina Jolie?
Angelina Jolie is famous worldwide for her remarkable acting career in Hollywood. She won an Academy Award for her exceptional skills. Her journey to fame started in 1999 when she played the role of Lara Croft in the film Girl, Interrupted. After that, her career touched the skies of success, and she acted in multiple movies and plays. She had been a part of some popular movies, Wanted, Salt, and Maleficient, over the years. She even won three Golden Globe Awards. Forbes lists her as one of the highest-paying actresses in the Hollywood industry.
Who is Brad Pitt?
William Bradley Pitt is an American actor and film producer who won two Academy and Golden Globe Awards. He also named one Primetime Emmy Award on his name for his top-notch acting skills. His claim to fame is the character of Ridley Scott in the film Thelma and Louise in 1991. He played a leading role in several critically-acclaimed movies, including A River Runs Through it, Seven, 12 Monkeys, and more. His stint in Ocean’s Eleven movies by Steven made him a household American name. He had been romantically involved with multiple co-stars.
Relationship Timeline of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie met Brad Pitt on the sets of Mr. and Mrs. Smith. Reports suggest that she fell in love with him during the filming of this film in 2005. However, Brad Pitt was already married to Jennifer Aniston during that period. Jolie even put a full stop to all the rumors stating she would never date a married man and destroy a happy couple for her own sake. The Pitt and Aniston relationship couldn’t last long, and they divorced in 2005.
Everything was cool until the following year. In 2006, Jolie and Pitt came forward as a couple and announced that they were expecting their first child. Both stayed together for 12 years and were regarded as one of the most loved couples by the masses. People had even given them a couple of names of Brangelina. After their family grew from two to six, they announced their engagement in 2012 and legally married in 2014. However, the marriage couldn’t last long, and there was trouble in their paradise after two years. They parted ways in 2016, and soon after that, Angelina divorced him.
Angelina Jolie’s Allegations Against Brad Pitt’s Abusive Behavior
Everything was fine until recently when Brad Pitt accused Angelina Jolie of selling a co-owned winery to a third party without consulting him. He sued her in court in February. Angelina also filed a court suit against him in response, alleging he abused her and their children on a plane in 2016. Angelina Jolie explained her side in the countersuit stating that they had no such agreement and she only sold her portion of the winery. She wanted to get free from depending on Brad Pitt financially and get mental peace. She wants to close this painful chapter of her life forever and move on.
Besides sharing details regarding their co-owned winery, she also stated some details about an incident on a private plane on 14th September 2016. She mentioned these details in the section that asked for the reason behind their separation. She explained that Brad Pitt argued with one of their children, aged ten years old. Fast forwarding to the plane, Pitt attacked her verbally when she asked him about what was going wrong. After half hour of verbal fighting, he grabbed her to the plane’s washroom and shook her shoulders before throwing her off towards the wall. He didn’t even leave the children. Pitt tried choking one of the kids while slapping another kid on his face. All the other children were scared of what was happening and cried seeing this side of Brad Pitt.
Brad Pitt’s Reply to Angelina Jolie’s Allegations
Brad didn’t address any of the allegations, but his representative passed on a statement at CNN. She completely denied all the things put forward by Jolie. Moreover, she mentioned that Brad Pitt has always taken responsibility for his actions. However, he would never accept what he had never done.
Legal Actions Against Brad Pitt
Court has taken no legal action against this case as Authorities already used the relevant information in previous proceedings. A source close to Brad Pitt revealed this to the media.
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