Actor Sean Penn played matchmaker with his ex-girl friend Academy Award winner Charlize Theron and his long time friend Brad Pitt. Theron and Pitt are now dating, a source revealed, ‘they are taking it slow. The source said, that the new couple have been dating for over a month. They have been friends for years, because of her association with Sean Penn. Things started to develop, after Penn suggested that Pitt call the actress and ‘ask her out.’ The couple were spotted together at a private screening of the film, ‘If Beale Street Could Talk.’
Theron was a guest of honor at a Roma event at the celebrity hot spot ‘Chateau Marmont’ over the weekend. An onlooker said, “Brad came to the event and joined Theron at the bar, she was drinking some sort of vodka drink, and he stuck to mineral water.” The source said ‘the two were very close, and he had his arm around her back, and he winked at her.” The onlooker said, ‘Brad looked as though he was in a good place, and they both looked very happy.’ Pitt said publicly that he gave up drinking in 2017, and was in therapy during his divorce drama with second wife, Angelina Jolie.
Pitt and Jolie reached a custody agreement in November of 2018 over their six children, three adopted and three biological. Their oldest child, Maddox has recently moved out of Jolie’s home to his own apartment, even though he is only 17. Jolie and Pitt married in 2014 and filed for divorce in 2016. Pitt was Jolie’s third husband, and Jolie was his second wife. Theron originally from South Africa had an 8 year relationship with Irish actor Stewart Townsend, and dated Penn from 2013 to 2015. Theron has two adopted children, a boy,7, and a girl,4.