This is one of the most crushing divorces in all of Hollywood. In 2016, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt announced their separation, much to the astonishment of their fans and the world. Despite the still unfinished divorce proceedings and the various points of friction between the former spouses, they are trying to keep a healthy relationship for the sake of their six children, 19-year-old Maddox, 16-year-old Pax, 15-year-old Zahara. 14-year-old Shiloh and 12-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne. The two parents share their custody, after an amicable agreement, found in 2018 after two years of discussions.
If initially Angelina Jolie wanted to obtain sole custody of the children, Brad Pitt asked for shared custody. Finally, the two actors managed to find common ground on shared custody, the details of which remain confidential to best protect the interests of their children. According to information from the Sun, the children of the two Hollywood stars have not seen their paternal grandparents for four years.
A step-daughter and step-mother relationship that does not pass
The six children have not seen Brad Pitt’s parents since 2016, especially since a quarrel between Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s mother. At the time, the actor’s mother Jane Pitt was celebrating her 80th birthday at a seaside villa, only Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh and twins Knox and Vivienne were not present for the celebrations. Additionally, Angelina Jolie and Jane Pitt have several points of contention. “[Jane Pitt] and Angie never really got along. Jane is a conservative Christian who once criticized same-sex marriage, while Angelina is a liberal who has dated women before, so it never really was. a recipe for good friendship, ”a source explained.
Winters and summers with the family
Also with the tabloid, the source added: “When they were together, Brad and Angelina would take their kids to visit their grandparents. The kids were running around. The Pitts have a big backyard and the kids were having fun playing. tobogganing in winter, and campfires in summer, “said a source. Only everything changed in 2016, when Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt went their separate ways. “Jane and William haven’t had visits from their grandchildren since then, as far as I know. It hurts my heart for Jane. She adores her grandchildren,” the source concluded.
Brad Pitt – Red carpet of the film “Once upon a time … in Hollywood” during the 72nd Festival Int © Backgrid USA