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Angelina Jolie News Archive
Well, apparently, the Fight Club actor feels that by responding to the divorce filing he will spark a nasty legal battle between himself and his estranged wife — a situation he doesn't want to drag his children into.
Brad Pitt is one step closer to mending his relationship with his son Maddox.
As we previously reported, the 15-year-old refused to accompany the rest of the Jolie-Pitt kiddos to an emotional reunion with their famous father earlier this month. This wasn't necessarily shocking news as the teenager supposedly faced off against the Fight Club actor during an alleged plane incident.
Brad Pitt's Been Discussing His Divorce With Angelina Jolie's Estranged Father Jon Voight & She's PISSED About It!
Angelina Jolie is NOT happy!
As you may or may not know, Perezcious readers, these two have had a rocky relationship over the years, and really don't speak to each other much!
But, that's clearly not stopping the World War Z star from dishing about his high-profile split with the 77-year-old! A source spilled:
"[Brad] told her dad that what he loves about her is how passionate and extreme she is. He's been drawn to that."
And, while the 52-year-old gushed about his former flame, the Ray Donovan alum wasn't as pleasant when describing his darling daughter.
In fact, an insider added that Jon supposedly said the 41-year-old is "erratic" like her late mother, Marcheline Bertrand.
Jon and Brad have been pretty close throughout the Fight Club actor's marriage to Miz Jolie, but Angie is apparently LIVID that her dad is giving her ex some tips in the wake of their big breakup!
A confidante confessed:
As you know, Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from her longtime love after an alleged incident occurred on a flight back to LA from Europe (stopping in Minnesota) — and the FBI has been trying to gather all the facts ever since.
According to TMZ, two officials met with Angie and all the kids for about three hours on Tuesday in order to determine
Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie’s Son Maddox Refused To Attend The Reunion With His Dad Amid Divorce Drama
According to Us Weekly, 15-year-old Maddox Jolie-Pitt refused to attend the monitored meet-up with Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne, and Knox on October 8.
A source close to the actress revealed:
"He chose not to go and stayed with Angie."
While no explanation was given, an insider asserted "Maddox is very close with Angie," while another explained of the 15-year-old's choice, saying:
A 'Happy & Relaxed' Looking Angelina Jolie Steps Out For The First Time Following Her Brad Pitt Divorce Drama
It looks like Angelina Jolie is doing her best to maintain a sense of normalcy for her kids!
On Sunday, Ms. Jolie and her children with the exception of 15-year-old Maddox hit a Malibu area beach for a fun family day. The actress' brother James Haven also tagged along for the casual outing.
In the pics, the mom donned a low-key look complete with a pair of sunglasses, no shoes, and a loose wrap sweater. Let's just say it was the perfect outfit for a cute beach day with her babies!
According to onlookers, the group couldn't have looked more content as they frolicked in the water and sand. In fact, one observer noted how "happy and relaxed" Angie appeared.
As for the kiddos, the source also had good news to share, revealing to ET Online:
"The kids were running around and they seemed happy and to be doing well. Zahara ran out to the beach by the water. The kids were playing on the beach."
Aww! How adorable.
Here's to hoping the family has many more happy days ahead of them — they deserve it!
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Mark Billingham, who goes by Billy, spoke to The Sun in a new interview, divulging about the 18 months he spent guarding the Brangelina brood… including how he "fathered them, basically."
Quite the claim!
The former Special Air Service officer revealed how he got close to the family:
"I was Brad and Angelina's head of security. The military set me up perfectly for what I did with them. The biggest concern for them was the kidnapping of the kids, it's all about money."
Billy further continued to explain how he was a trusted part of the team, and especially trusted with their six kids, Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, and twins Knox and Vivienne: