Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt Married: How They Spent Their Days Before and After Surprise Wedding
Pinch Us! It was back to work after wedding for Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, who married Saturday, Aug. 23, in a private ceremony in France. Below, Us Weekly outlines the newlywed couple's activities before their wedding at Chateau Miraval, and what they did after exchanging vows.
The Week Before Wedding: Arrive en France!
Jolie, 39, and Pitt, 50, touched down in the airport of Nice, France, aboard their private jet. After a busy year, including Jolie's massive promotional tour for summer blockbuster Maleficent, the Jolie-Pitt brood headed to France, ahead of their top-secret nuptials.
"All the work on the house is almost finished," a source told Us of their Chateau. "Each kid has his/her own bedroom in the main house, and the lavish estate includes amenities like a theater, gym, and indoor and outdoor pools. "Everyone loves it and they've spent the last week having some real quality time as a family," the insider told Us.
Saturday, Aug. 23: Wedding Day
The A-list couple exchanged vows in a private nondenominational civil ceremony at their Provence estate, Chateau Miraval, attended by close family and friends, a spokesperson told the AP. Their children — Maddox, 13, Pax, 10, Zahara, 9, Shiloh, 8, and twins Knox and Vivienne, 6 — were involved in the wedding. See cute pics of Angelina and Brad's kids.
Sunday, Aug. 24 on: Relaxation
The Jolie-Pitt brood spent time celebrating and relaxing at Miraval before mom and dad had to return to work.
Wednesday, Aug. 27: Malta!
The couple landed in the Mediterranean island country at 3 p.m. local time, where they are shooting their new film, By the Sea.
Thirty minutes after arriving in Gozo, Jolie went to work and inspected the set. She was dressed in black trousers, a black top, and white jacket. According to an insider, Jolie was pleased with the set and "quite satisfied" with work. By the Sea was written by Jolie, and will be directed by the Oscar winner when filming begins next month.
Her husband Pitt, meanwhile, stayed in with the kids at an eco-friendly villa where they are residing. The family has a boat named "Getaway," which they will most likely use to cross over to Malta's main area.
Thursday, Aug. 28: Brangelina Breaks the Internet, Brad Wears Ring in England
News broke Thursday morning that the engaged couple of nine years were married.
Somewhere in between, Pitt flew to England for work. The Oscar winner attended a photocall for his WWII film, Fury, at the Bovington Tank Museum in Dorset, England. While on official business, Pitt was snapped wearing a wedding band on his left ring finger.
The Week After Wedding: Hanging Out in Malta!
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While mom and dad work, the Jolie-Pitt kids get to play. A source tells Us that the couple brought along four nannies to help out at home.
The villa at which they are staying was built in the '60s, and is owned by a winemaker. It's a short walk to the beach and includes a small passageway which links directly to the sand and surf.