A surprise show was ex-husband Brad Pitt, confirming more than a decade of rumours that the pair remained close friends following the break down of their marriage in 2005. News. Pitt arrived 45 minutes after her and appeared to be in a "good mood and happy to be there", according to website Entertainment Tonight. The Daily Mail has a video of Pitt's supposed arrival, so you can decide for yourself if he showed up to help celebrate his ex-wife's 50th birthday in style. As one insider told the publication, "She debated back and forth with friends if she should invite him".
'Brad, for long, was a very important part of Jen's life.
However, she "didn't really pay any special attention to Brad" as she was also "busy making sure all of her other guests had an wonderful time".
"Everyone was coming up to Jen and hugging her and screaming Happy Birthday".
Brad, who has been reportedly dating Charlize Theron since January, arrived solo at the bash.
Then Pitt met Angelina Jolie on the set of Mr & Mrs Smith in 2003, ditched Aniston, had six kids and decamped to a French chateau with the actor-turned-humanitarian.
Jennifer, who split from Justin Theroux in 2017 after two years of marriage, recently opened up about her past relationships, and insisted she would never stay in a troubled marriage for fear of being alone.