Comment required June 5, 4: Word had leaked that Jennifer Aniston filed for divorce from Pitt, ending their golden-couple marriage of five years. What did Brad and Angelina do, and when did they do it? Was Angelina the other woman? Rumors were flying, and Liman was caught in the storm, trying to direct the movie while nearly every paparazzi in Southern California converged on his set, jostling for that that ultimate juicy Brad and Angelina photo.
It must be him. They had followed him all the way from the Beverly Hills Hotel. Since then, most star watchers believe the two are an item, even though they have yet to officially announce a relationship.
Such sizzling action just makes it easier to believe rumors of an on-set affair. And there are so many good rumors. One reporter even said that Brad told Angelina that they should buy a home together in Amalfi. At one time, there was an extra-delicious rumor going around Hollywood that Angelina took off her underwear for it — just to give Brad a little surprise. I was there that day, and I can assure you that she categorically, unequivocally, was wearing panties. She always dominates the room.
Some even said that Brad had to run interference between them, and that it helped spark their relationship. In the midst of the Brangelina storm, the two stars traveled together to Rancho Mirage, Calif. The tabloids went crazy over the irony. He also had two Quad Runner all-terrain vehicles brought to the location, and each night, after the footage was in the can, he, Angelina and the crew would go roaring out across the vast, flat desert plain, under the stars.
We were zipping across the desert at 60 miles per hour, with no lights. That shoot in the desert, for example, was originally supposed to take place in the mountains, and Liman shot four days of it that way before deciding to scrap the costly mountain footage and start over. And then there were the paparazzi. They thought about renting every room in the hotel with a view — about In another dimension, magazines may be paying half a million dollars for pictures of Bricole. What a glamorous international jet-set couple they would make — the pirate and the elf!