Pitt seeks to adopt Jolie’s children

Dec 02, 2005 by Ian Evans

Brad Pitt has filed papers in Los Angeles to become the adoptive father of Angelina Jolie’s children.

The actor’s publicist confirmed Friday that a petition to change the names of the children to Zahara Jolie-Pitt and Maddox Jolie-Pitt was filed Friday in Los Angeles. In a statement released to AP, Pitt’s publicist Cindy Guagenti said that, “We are confirming that Brad Pitt is in the process of becoming the adoptive father of both children. No further comment is being made.”