(ANI): Angelina Jolie has praised partner Brad Pitt for being a
hero during her mother"s death. The Tomb Raider star recently
revealed how Pitt helped her through the grief of losing her
mother, Marcheline Bertrand, who died in January this year. The
actress said that she was shattered after the tragedy, which also
resulted in her rapid weight loss.
"Brad sat with me and held her hand. After, he spent the night
asking me and my brother about our mum and got us to tell funny
stories about her," the Mirror quoted her, as saying. "He focused
on all the love and joy we were fortunate enough to have had. He
was extraordinary," she added.
32-year-old also admitted that she was hoping to mend her
relationship with her estranged father Jon Voight.