After years of speculation, Brad Pitt has finally admitted he fell in love with Angelina Jolie while he was still married to Jennifer Aniston. He made the confession in Rolling Stone. Mrs Smith in May 2004 – seven months before he split from the falling in love online without meeting Friends star.
In the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine, Pitt reiterates Jolie’s recent confession that they fell in love while making the movie. After being asked why the action film is his favourite film, he explained: ‘Because you know six kids. Because I fell in love. Pitt’s revelation comes two months after Jolie told the New York Times that she fell for him while making the movie. Referring to their children watching the film, she said: ‘Not a lot of people get to see a movie where their parents fell in love. Her recent claims appeared to contradict the couple’s repeated denials that they only started dating after he split from Aniston.
Pitt and Jolie’s relationship was outed in the media in April 2005 – three months after his split from Aniston – when they were photographed holidaying together in Kenya. They eventually confirmed they were a couple in December that year when Pitt announced he was adopting Jolie’s adoptive children, Cambodian Maddox and Ethiopian Zahara. Now, three years on, the Hollywood couple are parents to six children – three adoptive and three biological. Knox and Vivienne, five months. Last month, Aniston admitted to being unhappy with Jolie’s conduct over some of the details of her relationship with Pitt.
She told the December issue of U. Vogue: ‘There was stuff printed there that was definitely from a time when I was unaware that it was happening. That stuff about how she couldn’t wait to get to work every day? In the Rolling Stone interview, Pitt also admitted he has started worrying about his mortality after filming The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button, about a man who ages backwards.