Says the source about the Oscar winner, 58: “Brad has holed up in his house. He sometimes enjoys downtime in his art studio. … He’s busy signing projects and brainstorming all the time, [and his production company] Plan B always works things out.”
The Express train star and mischievous The 46-year-old actress, who tied the knot in August 2014 after nine years together, was declared legally single in 2019, but they’re still scrutinizing the details. to nurse their six childrenMaddox, 20, Pax, 18, Zahra, 17, Shiloh, 16, and twins Knox and Vivienne, 13.
“It is very clear to him that Angie did her best to delay and stop the process,” the insider said. we. “All he can do is work with his legal team and file papers while responding to her allegations. Month after month goes by with piece of bureaucracy after piece, endless jumping between hoops and bickering between their attorneys unresolved.”
After the couple separated in September 2016, an argument on the duo’s private plane led to an investigation into child abuse of Pitt. After two months, we confirmed that the Ad Astra The actor has been erased by the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services.
In his first interview after the breakup, the Oklahoma native revealed that he was going to therapy and also made a decision to be prudent.
“I’m really glad I finished it all,” Tell GQ In May 2017. “I mean, I stopped everything except drinking when I started my family. But until this past year, you know – things I wasn’t dealing with. I was drinking too much. It became a problem. And I’m really glad it’s been half a year now, and it’s bittersweet, But my feelings are at my fingertips again.”
According to the insider, the “Sober House Comrades” including flea And the Thomas Hosego, had been supporting him throughout the custody battle, but he “didn’t go out and mingle in L.A. like he did” before the pandemic. “His will to wear a happy face and enjoy getting out of his comfort zone has kind of dried up.”
However, he is excited to rebuild his home in France, Which was the main point of contention Throughout his separation from Jolie.
“The property will be completely redesigned and overhauled for these wonderful new extensions, such as the recording studio and other features that Brad designed specifically by himself,” the source explains. “He loves this place and sees it as his spiritual home in many ways. He can be alone or just relax with friends.”
In October 2021, a wanted The actress sold her stake in the winery in Chateau Miraval. An insider later said we That Pete wanted to buy her stock, but decided to sell instead.
“She was a part of his life and had no interest in him,” The source said we in februaryclaiming that Jolie sold her part of the foundation “just to punish him. I did it to hurt him”.
in the same month, The Seven A star sued his ex-wife Allegedly selling its stake behind his back. In court documents obtained by him wePete also accused the Oscar-winner of trying to take profits she didn’t earn and of breaching their initial agreement to sell their stakes only by mutual consent.
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