But in June 1997, they broke up."When two people aren't supposed to be together, they're not supposed to be together," a defiant Paltrow said in 1998.
Fast-forward to 2015, when she told Howard Stern, "I was such a kid, I was 22 when we met.
I was so shocked I said, 'I'm outta here.'" Love works in mysterious ways. The ink on Givens' divorce from Mike Tyson wouldn't be dry until that February, however, and the disgraced boxing champ later recalled seeing Pitt toking away when he came across him at his estranged wife's house one morning—where Tyson says his intent was to have a quickie while on his way to see his divorce lawyer."She drives up with the handsome Brad Pitt," he said while telling the story, then a sample anecdote from his one-man show, on in 2012.
The divorce was finalized that October amid all sorts of reports perpetuated by the people who do follow these sorts of things. Pitt went to Ethiopia with her when she adopted her second child, Zahara, in 2005—and he formally adopted Zahara and Maddox in 2006.
Daughter Shiloh was born in May 2006, Jolie adopted Pax in 2007 (Pitt followed suit in 2008), and twins Knox and Vivienne were born in 2008.
He may have had that rebel look, but Daily would later describe him as a "laid back, very earthy" guy, and not "super Hollywood." "He's the kind of guy that would pick up and leave and drive his car just to get out of the city," she told Daily in 2016.
, which proved to be the actor's (and his abs') true breakout role—and Pitt's onetime roommate Jason Priestley claimed in his 2014 memoir that they were an off-screen item as well.
"I got there, went straight to the set where she was filming and that night we went out to dinner.
She told me that she had fallen in love with the director of the film.The answer of course being, "yes, yes, it has"—though probably not all that much if you're Brad Pitt.He was busy then and, if he so desired, he could be busy now."I actually read with him first—there were five candidates for the role," Davis recalled Pitt's audition to The Hollywood Reporter in 2014. It was one of the greatest relationships I've ever been in."And then he came in—this is so embarrassing—but I got a little distracted during the scene, you know? I was like, 'I'm totally screwing up this kid's audition.'" in February 1995. The problem is, we grow up with this vision that love conquers all, and that's just not so, is it?8, 2005, the actors announced they had "formally" separated.