Angelina Jolie Files for Divorce from Brad Pitt
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have split.
Jolie filed for divorce on Monday, citing irreconcilable differences.
Court documents revel that the pair separated on September 15.
The Tomb Raider actress, is seeking physical custody of their six children but wants the court to give Pitt visitation.
“I am very saddened by this, but what matters most now is the wellbeing of our kids,” Pitt said Tuesday in a statement to CNN. “I kindly ask the press to give them the space they deserve during this challenging time.”
Jolie’s camp is also focused on the children.
“Angelina will always do what’s in the best interest to protect her children,” Geyer Kosinski, Jolie’s manager, told E! News in a statement Tuesday. “She appreciates everyone’s understanding of their need for privacy at this time.”