August 31, 2000 - E! Online's
Ted Casablanca reports that Brad and Jennifer were seen zooming down Sunset
Blvd in Jen's Range Rover.
31, 2000 - Corey Haim was on eYada.com sharing the rumor he heard that
when Guy Ritchie was complimenting Brad Pitt about how envious he and Madonna
are about their happy marriage, Pitt responded that he and Jennifer would
like to have a 'little bambino' like Guy and Madonna have.
August 29, 2000 - Brad Pitt
knows enough about Jennifer to remember her toothbrush when quized, replying
to a reporter "White and aquamarine, like her eyes." On the same toothbrush
theme, he revealed "I used to have this dream where everyone was using
my toothbrush and I'd come in and either someone I didn't know was in the
process of using my toothbrush or someone I knew let someone use my toothbrush."
August 29, 2000 - During
his weekly chat, E! Online's Ted Casablanca was asked about how Jennifer
and "Fish Stick" (Ted's nickname for Gwyneth) get along, he replied "Yes,
they've met. And just how do you think they feel about each other? Uh-huh.
It's real Crystal and Alexis stuff going on there, but since that's about
two generations too old for all you out there, let me just say they can't
stand each other."
August 26, 2000 - More news
on the panic Brad's screaming fans caused London police, as E! Online reports
the police feared for both the fans and Brad. "There were kids getting
crushed at the front." An officer told AP "I told Mr. Pitt that 'you owe
it to them not to put them in danger." Reports also said the police threatened
to arrest Pitt if he didn't go inside the theater to quell the surging
August 26, 2000 - The Survivor
cast's BB read the #9 "Things I Learned on the 'Survivor' Island" on the
Late Show Thursday, saying "After being in tropical sun for a few days,
chicks begin thinking you're Brad Pitt."
August 26, 2000 - Brad Pitt
supported striking SAG members by filming his Rolex commercial for a company
that has agreed to the unions' terms by signing an interim agreement. His
rep told The Hollywood reporter "Brad supports the union. He would not
have done the job without an interim agreement.."
August 25, 2000 - Brad Pitt
made some rather crude comments to the Sun during his trip to the UK to
celebrate the opening of Snatch, saying of being married "It's fantastic.
I love it. Being married means I can fart and eat ice cream in bed. Jen
is brilliant. I'm really missing her." He said he enjoys London but cautioned
speculation by saying "We are not going to buy any property here because
our home is LA and we really love it there."
August 25, 2000 - Pagesix.com
reports Brad Pitt is close to signing with the Coen brothers to be the
solitary star in To the White Sea... The unusual part? Not one word
August 25, 2000 - We've added
message boards to abstracts.net! It's still somewhat under construction
but feel free to sign up and post here. Starting
next month we'll have a $25 gift certificate at Amazon.com for post of
August 24, 2000 - E! Online's
Ted Casablanca reports that Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston didn't have
a pre-nup before getting married, as a friend told Ted "This is how Brad
is. You know, he didn't have a pre-nup before he was going to marry Gywneth,
August 23, 2000 - Both ET
and Access Hollywood had footage of Brad's appearance at the Snatch premiere
in London tonight, where we also learned Brad spent hours in makeup having
temporary tatoos applied for his part.
August 23, 2000 - The UK's
Sun reports Brad Pitt was mobbed by fans at the premiere of Snatch outside
the Odeon cinema in London’s Leicester Square.
August 22, 2000 - Star magazine
reports Brad Pitt signed a $5 million - 1 year contract to be Rolex's worldwide
spokesman. They also have a story about Gwyneth heartbroken about Brad
getting married, as a insider told them "She is completely devastated,
the realization that she's lost him forever has made her anguish far worse."
August 22, 2000 - The UK's
Sunday People has a juicy story from one of Brad's ex-lovers, pop star
Sinitta spoke out about Brad being a disappointment in the bedroom.
[caution, this British rag isn't normally the most reliable out there.]
August 19, 2000 - Durring
Brad's appearance at Clinton's farewell party in LA, he was photographed
August 19, 2000 - Brad Pitt
has signed on to play the lead in Joel and Ethan Coen's next film, To
The White Sea, an epic adventure drama set during World War II. The
film is scheduled to be in theaters Summer 2001.
August 19, 2000 - Brad is
featured in another autographed picture auction on eBay. The photo (item
#412644045) is signed by Brad and is bid at $24.95. The auction ends August
August 17, 2000 - US Magazine's
Todd Gold was on Access Hollywood today talking about Brad and Jennifer
on the set of Friends for the first day of the new season. The two were
openly cuddling and kissing during the taping. He also reports that rumors
the wedding ran out of food were flatly denied by the caterer, adding the
two had plenty of leftovers to bring home.
August 17, 2000 - E! Online's
Ted Casablanca also reports that Brad and Jen were spending their honeymoon
August 16, 2000 - E! Online's
Ted Casablanca is answering plenty of reader questions on the Brad and
Jennifer wedding, saying "When Jen and Brad have gouged every last one
of their fans à la Barbara Streisand. That photo-bidding is just
as tacky as having your guests sign confidentiality agreements, don't you
think?" he also says "My sources have consistently told me that Gywneth
dumped Brad. I've never heard otherwise. And I believe it."
August 15, 2000 - As of yesterday,
our Brad Pitt page made the Yahoo directory... thanks to the folks at Yahoo!
August 15, 2000 - The Enquirer's
Mike Walker reports that Brad Pitt is ready to ditch Jennifer for the next
four months filming Spy Game at far off locations like Vietnam, Berut,
and Israel, while Jennifer will be back home with Friends.
August 15, 2000 - Pagesix.com's
Paula Froelich commented on the Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston wedding,
saying "A friend of mine went and said it was amazing. On an empty lot
next door to the house, the house where the tent was set up, they built
a structure that held all these Calvin Klein sofas with cashmere throws
on them. They said they wanted people to just be able to hang out like
they did at their house. There were about 150 guests, tops, and everyone
partied their ass off."
August 15, 2000 - Star Magazine
reports that pregnancy was the talk of Jennifer and Brad's wedding, and
that Aniston has already approached NBC about working a pregnancy into
her Friend's character (Rachel) script. They report the two spent their
'honeymoon' at home locked away and not taking phone calls. A pal told
the Star "Jen will make a great mom because she longs to shower a child
with the love and understanding she feels she never got."
August 14, 2000 - Brad and
Jennifer made their first post wedding appearance in Los Angeles on Saturday
night as the showbiz wing of the Democratic Party bid farewell to the Clinton
presidency. Pitt told a reporter "I had been pushing for elopement, but
the ceremony turned out to be extraordinary. It was the greatest night
of my life." He also praised the media saying "I'm grateful to the media
for the way they stayed back and let us get married. Especially during
that last hour leading up to it. There was no buzzing of helicopters. I
was very surprised and very grateful."
August 12, 2000 - Brad is
featured in another autographed picture auction on eBay. The photo (item
#400751914) is signed by Brad and is bid at $9.50. The auction ends August
August 10, 2000 - E! Online's
Ted Casablanca reports several British Tabloids have told him "The sky's
the limit!" to obtain pictures of Jennifer and Brad making love, that he
August 10, 2000 - Howard
Stern commented today that he's seen the naked pictures of Jennifer Aniston
that she's suing Celebrity Skin magazine over. He says Jennifer's breasts
don't look natural and that he thinks' she's had implants, bad ones at
that. He said that Brad Pitt is about 10 times better looking than Jennifer.
August 10, 2000 - Ted Also
reports that The Mexican will feature several sex scenes with Brad and
Julia Roberts, as an exec admits "There's a lot of sex between Brad and
Julia in this movie."
August 9, 2000 - Gwyneth
Paltrow is spilling her guts to Vanity Fair about how she felt being dumped
by Brad, saying "It really changed my life. When we split up, something
changed permanently in me. My heart sort of broke that day and it will
never be the same." But she says she has no regrets, saying "...I would
not change anything. Even the things I hate most about myself for what
happened -- the darkest moment of it -- I wouldn't change. Because it has
made me what I am."
August 9, 2000 - Entertaindom.com
reports Jenn and Brad's secrecy of their relationship will help preserve
their marriage, as sex therapist Denise Knowles divulged "It's very difficult
when you have a couple that are in this position because it's a necessary
part of their job to court the media. But their personal life is just that
-- it's personal to them. I think they've every right to keep that private
and the more private they can keep it, the more likely they are to be able
to deal with any problems that come their way."
August 9, 2000 - Star magazine
reports additional details from the wedding, as Cameron Diaz was told to
leave her video camera behind by security, not to mention she "was loud
and almost out of control. She was wearing red stilettos and got one caught
in the grass and toppled over onto Jared Leto's shoulder." according to
a witness. They also report Jennifer's father John didn't participate much
in the reception, as a insider said he did take part in some Greek dancing,
but the rest of the evening he "looked very alone and forlorn."
August 9, 2000 - MSNBC reports
the 'real truth' about Gwyneth being invited to the wedding and declining,
as a friend of Pitt's is saying "Brad really, really hates Gwyneth. For
a long time after they split, he forbid her name to be spoken around him
and he wouldn’t even touch anything that she had touched." The insider
added "It is inconceivable that [Brad] invited [Gwyneth to his wedding]
and all this nonsense that he still cares for her is also untrue."
August 7, 2000 - The big
wedding is covered extensively in this week's Enquirer, as they report
Jennifer Aniston nearly backed out of the wedding after being driven to
tears. This is when Brad got the whole idea about banana milkshakes and
pepperoni pizza, as Jennifer was put at ease when Brad sent the promisary
letter as later it became part of their vows. Jennifer was escorted down
the aisle by her father, but as we reported, mother wasn't invited. Jenn's
maid of honor was Andrea Bendewald (Suddenly Susan) while Brad's best man
was his brother Doug.
August 6, 2000 - entertaindom.com
reports that 12-year-old Frank Sinatra impersonator Dakota Horvath performed
at Brad Pitt's wedding. Horvath said of the opportunity, "It was cool.
I got a call and flew to LA last week. I performed two songs for them,
'The Way You Look Tonight' and 'I've Got You Under My Skin.' They seemed
really happy with everything. It was a great experience. I've never sung
in front of celebrities before."
August 5, 2000 - Billed by
the seller themselves as Brad Pitt's ugliest picture (no he's not picking),
eBay is running an auction for this picture. The photo (item #398568870)
is signed by Brad and is unbid at $29.99. The auction ends August 8th.
August 3, 2000 - The New
York Daily News reports that Brad and Jennifer got matching blond highlights
in their hair for their wedding, and for their vows Jennifer vowed to make
Brad his banana milk shakes while Brad vowed to pay for half of the thermostat.
Later in the day, Howard Stern referred to these items as 'gay.'
August 3, 2000 - E! Online's
Ted Casablanca reports that Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston recently had
a role of film developed of the two having sex. Pitt's rep called the report
"totally uncalled-for and appalling." Ted also reports the two participated
in an improv class in Studio City, as the two are friends with the instructor.
August 2, 2000 - Pagesix.com
reports diva actress Sarah Michelle Gellar on arrival to the Cambridge,
Mass. set of Harvard Man where she met up with boyfriend Freddie Prinze
Jr. "I missed the Pitt/Aniston wedding for this?"
August 1, 2000 - Jay Leno
pondered on the Tonight Show "So who do these two fantasize about when
they are sleeping together, each other?" He later joked about the fireworks
show they had saying the paparazzi were screaming "incoming!"
August 1, 2000 - The New
York Daily News reports that Brad Pitt will sports a bad haircut, a false
bridge to his nose (for a more rugged look) and 10 large tattoos (one is
of the Madonna) for his 10 minute on screen stint in Snatch.
August 1, 2000 - Interesting
side note on those who attended the wedding, as the code word to get in
was "pianist." The "pi" for "Pitt" and the "anist" for "Aniston."
August 1, 2000 - Mexican
co-star Julia Roberts did not attend the wedding, leading many to speculate
on her rumored trouble with boyfriend Benjamin Bratt as well as her habit
of falling for film co-stars made it clear she shouldn't show for the event.
August 1, 2000 - entertaindom.com
reports Brad and Jennifer are looking for a home in Montecito, just outside
of Santa Barbara. They reportedly have a budget for a $10 million house.
August 1, 2000 - The National
Enquirer reports that Jennifer Aniston only agreed to marry Brad after
he exclaimed "I love you, I want to marry you. It's now or never, darling."
Aniston reportedly had tried to delay the marriage a few more months but
came around after pressure from Brad. The grandness of the wedding was
courtesy of Aniston though, as she told Brad she was going to have "the
biggest, splashiest wedding Hollywood's ever seen."
August 1, 2000 - Star Magazine
reports that Gwenyth Paltrow met with Jennifer Aniston at a party earlier
in the summer to give her a blessing for the two getting married, saying
"I know you are planning to get married. Good luck to you both. There are
no hard feelings." We're told Brad did invite Paltrow but she didn't attend.
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