Angelina Jolie says she separated from actor Brad Pitt for the wellbeing of her family

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt separated in 2016 but share custody over their six children.
Written By Thulasi Ram | Updated: June 21, 2020 12:36 IST
Angelina Jolie says she separated from actor Brad Pitt for the wellbeing of her family

Angelina Jolie now has the new insight to share into her separation from Brad Pitt in 2016. Jolie opened up about her decision to go for a divorce during a conversation with Vogue Global Network. In the conversation, Angelina Jolie revealed that she chose to separate from her actor husband for the wellbeing of her family. Now after four years since the separation Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt share custody over their six children. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married only for two years between 2014-2016. Many fans started calling the couple Brangelina in that short span of time.
 
Angelina Jolie said, "I separated for the wellbeing of my family. It was the right decision. I continue to focus on their healing. Some have taken advantage of my silence, and the children see lies about themselves in the media, but I remind them that they know their own truth and their own minds."
 
Speaking about her kids Jolie said, "In fact, they are six very brave, very strong young people."
 
In the same interview, Jolie emphasised on being careful about how we use various words. She said that she ensures that the words "adoption" and "orphanage" are "positive words" in the home she shares with her children.
 
"All adopted children come with a beautiful mystery of a world that is meeting yours. When they are from another race and foreign land that mystery, that gift, is so full, " the actress added.
 
On the work front, Brad Pitt last appeared on the big screen in the highly successful film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Angelina Jolie last appeared in Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.




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