Brad Pitt & Jennifer Anniston Hold Hands After SAG Award Wins, Pitt Jokes About Marriage [Photos]
Are a famous ’90’s power couple getting back together or are the old lovers still “just friends?” This is a thought on the minds of many after this years Screen Actors Guild Awards, and the couple in question is Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston.
Pitt and Aniston both won major awards at the annual ceremony. Pitt took home Best Supporting Actor for the film Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood, while Aniston took home Best Dramatic Actress for the show The Morning Show. During his speech, Pitt made a joke that could be in reference to the couple’s time married together. “Let’s be honest, it was a difficult part – a guy who gets high, takes his shirt off and doesn’t get on with his wife. It was a big stretch,” he joked while accepting the award. The cameras then cut to Aniston, who clapped along with the joke and smiled towards Pitt. Later, when Aniston was on stage accepting her award, Pitt was filmed backstage watching her speech with his full attention.
‼️ EXCLUSIVE ‼️ Brad Pitt stopped everything backstage to watch Jennifer Aniston’s acceptance speech at the #SAGAwards. Wow guys—it really has been our day, our week, our month, and even our year. https://t.co/m7r01pojsC pic.twitter.com/th9sm1js4D
— E! News (@enews) January 20, 2020
Pitt and Aniston were later photographed together after the show, smiling together and holding hands. This is just weeks after Pitt and Aniston were seen attending the same Golden Globes after-party
Pitt and Aniston first met each other in 1994, but did not start dating until 1998. They made their first public appearance together as a couple in 1999, and became engaged a few months later. They married each other in 2000. In 2004, Aniston spoke publicly about wanting to start a family with Pitt, and planned to do so after Pitt finished filming Mr. and Mrs. Smith. However, Pitt met another woman on the set of that film – Angelina Jolie. Rumors began to circulate that Pitt was having an affair with Jolie, and in 2005 Aniston and Pitt announced that they were separating. Pitt would go on to marry, and then divorce, Jolie, while Aniston would also remarry, to actor Justin Theroux. However, that relationship would also end in divorce.
Whether or not Pitt and Aniston will get back together – or even if they wish to get back together – remains to be seen. However, the former couple clearly have respect and admiration for one another.