The 'affair' snaps that changed three lives in Hollywood—of Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, and Jennifer Aniston's—was initiated by Jolie herself, claims a writer.
Last Updated: 06.07 PM, Sep 08, 2022
As it turns out, Angelina Jolie was behind the Brangelina photos back in 2005, according to the co-founder of Rolling Stone.
Jann Wenner, the co-founder of Rolling Stone magazine, shared some inside stories about celebrities in his upcoming memoir, Like A Rolling Stone, where he talked about the beginning of Brangelina.
Back in the day, when when he used to own Us Weekly for some time, a photographer with Us Weekly informed that a tip had come through claiming Angelina Jolie was stayoing at a resort on the coast of Africa with Brad Pitt. He was still married to Jennifer Aniston.
Wenner then claimed in his book that Angelina Jolie had informed the paparazzi about the ‘first chance’ to snap her and new love Brad Pitt.
The then-rumoured couple, who had worked together on the movie Mr. and Mrs. Smith and are were believed to have started their affair on set, had not confirmed their affair-turned-relationship at the time.
As per Wenner, the photographer was not only provided with details of where the couple was staying but was also give the time of their daily walk, which. An additional tip was that they could be ‘secretly photographed'.
After being tipped off by Angelina Jolie herselkf, Wenner said, "We got the photo, we got the proof."
"We had the worldwide scoop, the debut of Brangelina. The tipster was Angelina," writes Jann Wenner in his memoir Rolling Like A Stone.