Moving vans surround Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's home as divorce battle heats up
Moving vans surrounded Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s California home this week, days after it was revealed the actress had filed for divorce.
Vans were snapped parked outside the sprawling mansion, with a police escort even spotted nearby as the couple prepare to officially separate.
The split has quickly turned nasty with reports claiming Brad is angry at his estranged wife following claims his parenting could be detrimental for their kids.
Sources claim Brad said: “She’s just unleashed hell.”
Moving trucks outside the couple’s home
The Enterprise moving truck gets a Police escort
The Hollywood actor is said to have pleaded with the 41-year-old actress to handle their divorce “like adults” because he doesn’t want to disrupt their six children, Maddox, 15, Pax, 12, Zahara, 11, Shiloh, 10, and twins Knox and Vivienne, eight.
He is reportedly concerned about his family after a scrum of paparazzi formed outside their Los Feliz home.
A Enterprise moving truck
Trucks were seen entering the home on Wednesday morning
While, according to the Daily Mail, Angelina has her high-powered team are set up in a secret Los Angeles rented home as they prepare to take on the actor.
Despite being one of the most famous families in the world, they have remained surprisingly private and shielded their children’s day-to-day lives as much as possible.
Now, it’s claimed that Brad wanted to keep the couple’s split private for the sake of their children but is now livid that Angelina has has asked for sole physical custody as media speculate over their parenting.
Angelina’s dress was covered in drawings by their children
He is said to have held regular conversations with Angelina about their split, but only found out about his divorce on Monday.
She is said to have decided to end their marriage because she was “extremely upset” with the way the ‘Moneyball’ star has been parenting the kids and so decided to seek joint legal custody, but not joint physical custody.
It has also been claimed Angelina decided to split from Brad, 52, after an unknown “incident”, which is said to have happened a week ago.
An insider said: “The final divorce decision was only made one week ago. An incident took place and prompted Angelina to act and file.”
Brad has admitted he is “very saddened” by the divorce and is concentrating on his children.
He said in a statement: “I am very saddened by this, but what matters most now is the wellbeing of our kids.
“I kindly ask the press to give them the space they deserve during this challenging time.”
Thanks to: mirror – US gossip