Report: Angelina Jolie Filed for Divorce from Brad Pitt After Uncovering Affair with Marion Cotillard
Today (Sept 20, 2016), TMZ reported that Hollywood royalty Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. The report goes on to stated that their split is in large part to differences of opinion when it comes to parenting, but a new report suggests something far more salacious.
According to a source with Page Six, Jolie reportedly filed for divorce because she has had it with her husband’s extramarital philandering.
“He’s in the throes of some insane midlife crisis, and Angie is fed up,’’ the source revealed. “She hired a private eye because she felt that he was fooling around with her on the set, and it turns out, he was. And that was the final straw.”
A second source with Page Six elaborated that, beyond Pitt’s drinking and pot smoking, the movie stars’ separate lifestyles are growing more and more different. While the 40-year-old actress is spending more time dedicated to humanitarian pursuits such as Syrian refugees, her husband is still enjoying the Hollywood scene.
“The older she gets, the more serious she becomes, and she is sick of the Hollywood thing,’’ said the second source. “He wants to make movies. She doesn’t. It’s a fundamental difference. It’s how you live your life.’’
UPDATE 11:10 a.m. – According to sources with TMZ, all the rumors that Pitt and his Cotillard had a relationship on set are unfounded. The reason the couple is parting ways is parenting issues, possibly associated with the actor’s drinking and weed consumption.