Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are divorcing, TMZ reports. "I kindly ask the press to give them the space they deserve during this challenging time", Pitt said in a statement to People magazine.

Actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie attend the premiere of "The Normal Heart" in New York May 12, 2014. The divorce was filed by Angeline Jolie Pitt, who filed for a divorce. Not only did they seem like an awesome family, Brad and Angelina (Angelina, specifically) were always doing awesome things to try and help make the word a better place.

At the time, she told HELLO!

The original post continues below.

Actress Angelina Jolie has filed for a divorce from actor Brad Pitt, her attorney said in a statement on Tuesday.

Bridget Jones makes welcome return in 'Baby'
I wanted to go back to school I wanted to do things that you can't really make time for when you're in the cycle of making films. Fans of Bridget Jones and those feeling nostalgic over 90s-early 2000s rom-coms won't be disappointed by Bridget Jones's Baby .

Though Jolie and Billy Bob Thonton, who Jolie was married to at the time, announced the adoption of Maddox together, Jolie adopted the then 7-month-old alone. The start of Angelina Jolie's relationship with Brad Pitt was cloaked in controversy, as the timeline of their romance may have, um, overlapped a bit with the timeline of Brad Pitt's marriage to Jennifer Aniston, sparking a well publicized scandal. "I know the kids are the priority and Angie will be most concerned about them". Jolie reported the date of separation as September 15, 2016.

Angelina, who's not asking for spousal support in the split, is being represented by Laura Wasser, who most recently worked with Johnny Depp during his divorce from Amber Heard. Jolie is requesting physical custody of their kids and asking that Pitt get visitation privileges.

Maddox, Zahara and Pax were adopted from orphanages in Cambodia, Ethiopia and Vietnam, respectively, while the remaining three are their biological children.

Pitt and Jolie, seen here with their children, have been together since 2004.

. She also starred in two Lara Croft action films, The Good Shepherd, A Mighty Heart and The Tourist.

  • Jolie files for divorce from Pitt 'for health of the family'

    Jolie is asking the court for physical custody of the couple's six children and to grant Pitt visitation rights. By mid-day Tuesday, Aniston was the second most popular trending topic on Twitter .
    New Jersey charity race cancelled after pipe bomb blast

    New Jersey charity race cancelled after pipe bomb blast

    Fortunately, no injuries were reported in the wake of that blast, but local officials moved quickly to ensure the runners' safety. The charity run was organized to benefit military veterans and the families of those lost in military service.
    The Game And Meek Mill In New Rap Beef!

    The Game And Meek Mill In New Rap Beef!

    Out of nowhere, the rapper went off on Meek during a concert. "This one won't rest until you catch this a- whoopin", Game wrote. While rappers have been quick to take sides between Game and Meek, Nipsey Hussle is advocating for a more peaceful solution .
  • Sanchez scores 2, Arsenal beats Hull 4-1 in Premier League

    It was a good save and kept Hull in the game, but it seemed like getting reduced to 10 men might put an end to Hull's chances. Walcott's goal seemed to confirm that, but the Tigers found a way back into the game with a Robert Snodgrass penalty.

    Assad told to allow aid into Aleppo, Moscow says

    John Kerry, the USA secretary of state, conveyed the message to Sergei Lavrov, the Russian foreign minister, in a phone call. A UK-based monitoring group said Russian troops were replacing Syrian government forces along the road.

    Corbyn plans Labour 'organising academies' to hone activists' campaigning skills

    He said: "Don't talk to me about the independence of the liberal press like the Guardian; they are as bad as some of the others". Mr Smith will add: "We are the party of Jeremy Corbyn and Tony Blair - not the Party of Jeremy Corbyn or Tony Blair".
  • Intel raises revenue forecast as PC market improves

    Shares of the world's largest chipmaker rose as much as 4.1 percent to a more than 15-year high of $38.05 on Friday. That's due to PC makers replenishing laptop and desktop inventory, which means Intel is shipping out more chips.

    Calls for probe into Duterte killings

    Matobato said that he killed frequently on Duterte's orders, and fed human remains to crocodiles at the now-president's behest. He and five other death squad members captured a suspected terrorist, executed him by hanging, and then chopped up his body.
    Judge Finds Nick Gordon Responsible in Bobbi Kristina Wrongful Death Lawsuit

    Judge Finds Nick Gordon Responsible in Bobbi Kristina Wrongful Death Lawsuit

    Bobbi Kristina's family filed their lawsuit against Gordon in August of 2015, shortly after her death on July 26 at the age of 21. In a statement issued to , Bobby Brown added: "I am pleased with the outcome of today's court proceedings".
  • Megan Rapinoe kneels again, defying 'expectation' of US Soccer

    Megan Rapinoe kneels again, defying 'expectation' of US Soccer

    Rapinoe said Sunday she had a meeting with Ellis and a media-relations official in which they "sort of talked through my process". This time she did so before the team's game against Netherlands at the Georgia Dome.
    Rebels kill 26 in Central African Republic

    Rebels kill 26 in Central African Republic

    The incident that took place in a village in the central part of the auto marks the worst bloodshed in recent months. The Seleka (rebels) went door to door.
    NYC museum invites viewers to use 18-karat gold toilet

    NYC museum invites viewers to use 18-karat gold toilet

    As an art historical gesture, " America " references Marcel Duchamp's Fountain (1917), a urinal presented as sculptural readymade. He's most well known for the La Nona Ora (The Ninth Hour ) which is a sculpture of Pope John Paul II being hit by a meteor.