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RIP Brangelina: Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie's lawyers have confirmed that the actress has filed for a divorce from Brad Pitt, citing irreconcilable differences. #Brangelina had been together since 2004 and had married in 2014 before heading to splitsville as of Sept. 15.

Jolie is seeking custody of her six children and has asked for Pitt to be given visitation rights. Sources close to the couple have said they both want a cordial dissolution with Jolie asking for privacy according to her lawyer.

"She will not be commenting, and asks that the family be given its privacy at this time."

Pitt is also focused on the children.

"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."

Barring all the personal news, the internet broke after hearing about the split, with some brining Jen Aniston into it:

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RIP Brangelina: Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt

Anugya Chitransh

Anugya is originally from New Delhi, India. She studied journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in New York, graduating with a master's in international reporting. She plans to travel one day to all the places she reads about. She likes reading fiction, pop music, and going to the beach, but absolutely hates anyone mangling or shortening her name (which is quite common). She binge watches Korean dramas and anime series. She's a freelance writer and has produced content that has appeared in NBC, The Times of India, Time Out Delhi, and other publications.

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