Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are single again, more than two and a half years after she filed for divorce.
The former couple’s marriage is officially over, a judge ruled on Friday, ET confirms, after Pitt and Jolie requested a bifurcated judgment, which would allow their single status to be restored while they finalize their divorce. ET has reached out to Pitt and Jolie’s reps for comment.
Jolie filed for divorce from Pitt in September 2016, after two years of marriage and over a decade together. A tense custody battle over their six kids — 17-year-old Maddox, 15-year-old Pax, 14-year-old Zahara, 12-year-old Shiloh and 10-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne — ensued, but in November 2018 ET learned that the pair had worked out a custody agreement.
“A custody arrangement was agreed to weeks ago, and has been signed by both parties and the judge,” Jolie’s attorney, Samantha Bley DeJean, told ET in a statement at the time. “The agreement, which is based on the recommendations of the child custody evaluator, eliminates the need for a trial. The filing and details of the agreement are confidential to protect the best interests of the children.”
A source close to the matter told ET that Jolie was “pleased to be entering the next stage and relieved at the progress for the health of their family.”
Jolie recently stepped out with all six of her and Pitt’s children at a special screening ofThe Boy Who Harnessed the Wind at the Crosby Hotel in New York City in February. Watch below.
Courtesy: Yahoo News
Hardship: Help Us Beg Your Father, Actress Mercy Aigbe Tells Seyi Tinubu
Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, has urged President Bola Tinubu’s son, Seyi, to plead with his father on behalf of Nigerians to take urgent actions in tackling the excruciating economic hardship in the country.
Mercy made the appeal after Seyi Tinubu admonished Nigerians to be patient with his father and endure the current economic hardship with the hope of reaping the gains of the administration’s economic reforms in the future.
But Aigbe described the present situation of the country as “terrible,” stressing that citizens are hungry, dying, and going out of their minds.
On her Instagram page, she wrote: “People are hungry! People are dying! People are going out of their minds!
“The present situation of the country is terrible! The government should, please, please, we are begging, they should do something about this economic hardship!
“It’s unbearable, @officialasiwajubat. @seyitinubu, please beg your father for us. O to ge!”
Davido Showers Wife, Chioma with Love on Valentine’s Day, Gifts Her Lamborghini (Photo)
By Eric Elezuo
Popular hip hop star and Grammy award nominee, David Adeleke, aka Davido, has gifted his wife, Chioma, a Lamborghini Huracan STO for Valentine’s.
The elated Chioma took to her verified X account to celebrate her latest addition. Sharing photos of the exclusive car, and using loads of love emojis, she wrote:
‘Got my dream car for Valentine’s Day Thank you so much baby, Davido. Officially a Lamborghini Huracan STO owner”
Actress Ethel Ekpe, Who Played Segi in ‘Basi and Company’, is Dead
Veteran Nigerian actress Ethel Aderemi, nee Ekpe, who is known for her role as Segi, in the now rested sitcom, Basi and Company, is dead.
She died of cancer on Wednesday in Lagos.
Dr Shaibu Husseini, the Director General of the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), announced her passage in a Facebook post on Wednesday night.
“I have been reliably informed that Ethel Ekpe, the screen beauty that delighted fans with her inimitable interpretation of the role of Segi in the defunct sitcom on Nigerian Television Authority, NTA, by Ken Saro Wiwa titled ‘Basi and Company’ has passed on.
“The actress and later day Pastor will be sorely missed. My family will particularly miss her because we named my second daughter Ethel, after her. Good night good woman,” he said.