Jennifer Aniston Had a Befitting Response After Watching Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Together: “It doesn’t feel good to harbor anger and resentment”

Jennifer Aniston was classy and dignified while commenting on the relationship between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.

Jennifer Aniston Had a Befitting Response After Watching Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Together: "It doesn't feel good to harbor anger and resentment"


  • Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt were Hollywood's most famous couple once upon a time.
  • Aniston was left heartbroken after the two broke up following Pitt's alleged affair with Angelina Jolie.
  • Still, when asked, Aniston gave a heartwarming response to what she felt about her former partner.
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Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt were Hollywood’s fairytale couple until their unfortunate split in 2005. While both actors found other partners and built their own successful careers, fans across the world were heartbroken at the crumbling of their seemingly perfect relationship. While there were quite a few controversial factors involved in their break-up, the two stars seem to have found a fresh friendship with each other of late.

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Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt in FRIENDS

Aniston though, has always exhibited grace while talking about her split from the Oscar winner. Despite Pitt and Angelina Jolie having a very public relationship that was splashed across all tabloids, the FRIENDS star addressed uncomfortable questions regarding her ex-husband’s love life with an apt response that embodied her trademark dignity.


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Jennifer Aniston’s Large Hearted Response To Brad Pitt’s Love Life

Separation can make a person bitter and vengeful. Hollywood star Jennifer Aniston proved her class by not falling prey to these emotions during her highly publicized separation from  Brad Pitt. While there were many complicated issues that the Murder Mystery star dealt with, she chose to take a dignified stance when bombarded with questions about her split.

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Jennifer Aniston revealed that she was determined not to resent Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s relationship

Her response in particular, to questions about her ex and Angelina Jolie, made her even more loved by fans across the world. When asked to express her emotions after seeing Pitt and Jolie together immediately after her divorce, Aniston gave the perfect reply in her appearance on Good Morning America (via IMDb) and said,

“I will not let myself down like that. I also know what feels good and it doesn’t feel good to harbor anger and resentment. We do have tools to work through stuff. Everybody does.”

Aniston’s response showed that the star not only embodied dignity, but also did not tolerate any kind of unwarranted gossip that served as bait for her to react in a hostile manner.


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Why Jennifer Aniston Is Grateful To Ex-Boyfriend Vince Vaughn.

In 2006, Jennifer Aniston starred with Vince Vaughn in The Break-Up, a film that hit close to home for the star personally, after her split with Brad Pitt a year before. Interestingly, the Golden Globe winner went on to date Vaughn for a year and a half after working together in the film. But this relationship did not last the test of time as well.

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Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn in The Break-Up

Vaughn though, played an important part in Aniston’s life not just as her co-star, but as a friend who got her through a dark period in her life. The We’re the Millers actor confessed that Vaughn proved to be a life saver just after her separation from Brad Pitt. Aniston had only positive things to say about working with him, and eventually getting together albeit for a short period. In an interview with Vogue, she said,

“I call Vince my defibrillator. He literally brought me back to life. My first gasp of air was a big laugh! It was great. I love him. He’s a bull in a china shop. He was lovely and fun and perfect for the time we had together. And I needed that. And it sort of ran its course.”

Despite the relationship not lasting, Aniston and Vaughn have continued to remain friends over the years.


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