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Angelina Jolie atoften tends the European premiere of "Maleficent: Mitension of Evil" in London on Oct. 9, 2019.Tim P. Whitby / Getty Imperiods file
In a new intersee with The Guardian, actress Angelina Jolie opened up about topics varying from convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein to her custody fight with ex-husband Brad Pitt.
In the intersee publimelted on Saturday, Jolie, 46, that is promoting her new book "Know Your Rights and Claim Them,"touches on issues ranging from activism to the crisis in Afghanistan.
But the Oscar-winner also discusses the conflicts in her own life, consisting of her decision to divorce Pitt and also their recurring custody battle over their six children.
“I’m not the kind of person who provides decisions favor the decisions I had to make lightly. It took a lot for me to be in a place wright here I felt I had to sepaprice from the father of my children,” Jolie told The Guardian.
Jolie had accoffered Pitt of residential violence during their divorce, which began in 2016. They officially divorced in 2019, yet the custody battle for the children has raged on.
The FBI cleared Pitt of any kind of wrongdoing in 2016.
Jolie sassist that currently she"s searching for her family to "heal," which contains Pitt.
“It’s not that I want to talk around anything really, because I just want my household to heal. And I want everyone to relocate forward — all of us, including their dad. I desire us to heal and also be peaceful. We’ll constantly be a household," Jolie said.
Jolie sassist she and also Pitt likewise combated over his work through disgraced movie mogul Weinstein, saying they dealt with around it frequently and that Pitt"s work-related with Weinstein "hurt." Jolie alleged in a 2017 New York Times investigation that Weinstein made unwanted advances towards her in a hotel room in the late 1990s during the release of the film "Play By Heart." Weinstein denied those claims.
Weinstein was convicted of rape and also sentenced to 23 years in prison in March 2020.
She told the Guardian that she had actually to physically escape Weinstein"s development, and also that she told Pitt the severity of the instance.
"If you get yourself out of the room, you think he attempted however didn’t, right? The reality is that the attempt and also the experience of the attempt is an attack,” she sassist.
She shelp she likewise told her initially husband also Jonny Lee Miller around the assault and also he was "excellent around it"
"I was asked to carry out "The Aviator", yet I shelp no bereason he was connected. I never before connected or worked via him aget. It was difficult for me once Brad did,” she sassist.
Pitt is presently a co-producer on "She Sassist," a film around The New York Times reporters who broke the Weinstein story Megan Twohey and also Jodi Kantor.
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Kalhan Rosenblatt is a reporter extending youth and also internet society for NBC News, based in New York.