Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt and the trigger was a conflict on children … TMZ has learned.
Jolie filed legal papers Monday citing irreconcilable differences.
She is seeking physical custody of the 6 children of the couple. She is asking the judge to give Pitt visit. It is important … that does not want Brad has joint physical custody … only joint legal custody.
Sources connected with the couple tell us … the decision to file Angelina has to do with the way Brad is parenting children … she was extremely upset with his methods.
We are told that there was no alleged “third person” … your decision solely on the file was Brad interaction with their children.
Jolie, who is being repped by disso queen Laura Wasser, is not asking for child support.
Jolie shows the date of separation as September 15, 2016.
They married in August 2014. They have been together since 2004.
The last time we saw them together was in July, when they took the twins, Knox and Vivienne, out for a birthday breakfast in West Hollywood.
Jolie, who is being repped by Laura Wasser, is not asking for child support in divorce.
Wasser most recently represented Johnny Depp in his divorce from Amber Heard.
Jolie has listed the date of separation as September 15, 2016, Thursday.
The couple had not been seen together in months and were photographed last in an event together in November last year while promoting his film by the sea.
This will be the third divorce for Jolie, who was married before Sherlock star Johnny Lee Miller and Billy Bob Thornton.
Pitt’s first marriage to actress Jennifer Aniston ended in 2005 as a result of his relationship with Jolie, whom he met when both worked in the 2005 film Mr. and Mrs. Smith.