By Rashidat Akashat, Agency Reports
The Jolie-Pitt bitter divorce saga will be kept from the public, as the once upon a glamorous Hollywood couple decide to finalize their divorce in a private jet.
The couple disclosed to CNN that Jolie and Pitt agreed to keep their divorce proceedings and documents under seal “preserve the privacy rights of their children and family,” Jolie-Pitt said in a joint statement.
Attorneys for Jolie and Pitt were not immediately available for comment to Reuters.
Jolie-Pitt To Finalize Divorce
The Oscar-winning actress filed for divorce in September in Los Angeles Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences and citing their separation date as Sept. 15.
The split came suddenly, following an incident on a private plane in which Pitt was reported to have lost his temper in front of one or more of their six children.
Then, Jolie sought full physical custody of the couple’s children, with visitation rights for Pitt, but did not seek spousal support.
The former “Brangelina,” item, were one of the most powerful couples in Hollywood, thanks to their good looks, successful films and activism.
They married in 2014 after a decade together.
In November, Pitt was cleared of child abuse allegations and applied for shared custody of his children.
According to CNN, the joint statement comes a month after a judge denied Pitt an emergency hearing, in which he sought to have all documents and proceedings regarding the divorce sealed.