Angelina Jolie touched down in LA today with her oldest daughters, Shiloh and Zahara Jolie-Pitt. The trio are back from their two-day stopover in Amsterdam, where Shiloh and Zahara went sightseeing on a boat and Angelina attended court proceedings against Thomas Lubanga, a Congolese rebel. Zahara and Shiloh spent one-on-one time with Angelina after hanging out with Brad Pitt in New Orleans last week. The kids traveled with him to the Big Easy while he personally checked in on the progress of his Make It Right Foundation. Brad even hosted a fundraising event for his philanthropic organization with live entertainment provided by Sheryl Crow, Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, and Rihanna. The celebration raised more than $4 million to build homes for the residents of the Lower Ninth Ward.
The excitement continued for Shiloh and Zahara as they left their Amsterdam hotel with Angelina Jolie today. Angelina held onto an oversize bear while an assistant carried a similar stuffed animal behind her. Angelina, Shiloh, and Zahara traveled overseas earlier this week so that Angelina could attend the International Criminal Court trial for Congolese rebel Thomas Lubanga, who was convicted yesterday. The trip turned to family fun after the verdict when Angelina took Shiloh and Zahara for a boat ride. The girls made funny faces during the tour when they weren't sitting down for a special lunch with their mom.
Angelina Jolie took daughters Shiloh Jolie-Pitt and Zahara Jolie-Pitt on a boat ride along Amsterdam's canals this afternoon. The girls were seen making funny faces as they wound through the city, and even had a fancy table set up for a meal. Angelina spent time with her girls following a serious morning. Angelina went to the International Criminal Court to see the conclusion of a Congolese rebel leader accused of using child soldiers. It was the latest stop on her humanitarian events schedule. Last week, she spoke about issues affecting females globally at NYC's Women in the World summit. Then Angelina was off to New Orleans, where she helped Brad Pitt raise funds for his Make It Right foundation at their star-studded charity gala.
Angelina Jolie held onto her oldest daughters' hands as they headed into LAX this afternoon. The girls were all smiles on their way to catch a flight with Shiloh rocking a tuxedo shirt and Zahara showing off her bright blue braids. Angelina was toting a Dolce&Gabbana for the trip. Angie, Shiloh, and Zahara weren't in LA for long since they only returned to the West Coast from New Orleans yesterday. The whole Jolie-Pitt family was in NOLA over the last few days while Brad checked in on his Make It Right foundation and attended the charity's gala event alongside Angelina. Brad and Angelina weren't the only famous faces to support the cause since Ellen DeGeneres, Sean Penn, Kanye West, and Rihanna were also on hand.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt boarded a private jet yesterday to leave New Orleans. They made the trip along with their six kids, as well as the family dog Jacques. Zahara wore blue braids, a new look, as she boarded. Angelina only spent one day in NOLA, having traveled there Saturday to attend Brad's Make It Right gala following a few days spent in NYC attending the Women in the World summit. Brad was in Louisiana for the last week, though, checking in on Make It Right's architectural efforts and offering pal Ellen DeGeneres a tour of the lower 9th ward. Brad and Ellen teamed up to cohost Saturday's event, which was expected to raise $4 million for Make It Right NOLA. The event was star-studded, with Brad, Ellen, and Angelina joining Sean Penn, Kanye West, Rihanna, and more.
Angelina Jolie was up early this morning to take a stroll around New Orleans's French Quarter with her children. She was hand in hand with Zahara Jolie-Pitt, Vivienne Jolie-Pitt, and Pax Jolie-Pitt for the a.m. outing. Pax even danced a bit on their way to a store! Their walk came after Brad and Angelina went to the Make It Right gala at the Hyatt last night along with famous friends like Ellen DeGeneres, Kanye West, and Aziz Ansari. Brad has been in Louisiana for the last week, spending time with Zahara and her siblings Shiloh and Maddox. Angelina, however, started last week in NYC. Angelina Jolie attended Women in the World, a Big Apple summit hosted by Newsweek and The Daily Beast editor Tina Brown. Angelina spoke about the females in her own life while there, commenting that her daughters, Shiloh, Vivienne, and Zahara, teach her the true "strength of women."
It was a jam-packed weekend for Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, who juggled fun family time with a glamorous award season appearance. Brad and Angelina took Shiloh, Zahara, and Knox to check out Cirque du Soleil's OVO in Santa Monica on Saturday. The kids left the show wearing fun hats, with Brad and Angelina stopping to chat before heading to the car. Last night was all about couple time for the busy parents at the SAG Awards, where Brad was nominated for best actor. Brad and Angelina showed PDA and plenty of love in the audience despite Brad losing the outstanding actor statue to The Artist's Jean Dujardin. Angelina even got friendly with her fellow stars including Tilda Swinton, Zoe Saldana, and Maya Rudolph.
Zahara Jolie-Pitt is celebrating her seventh birthday today! She's been growing up so fast surrounded her family, who love to travel. Just in the last year, Zahara's been around the globe with her siblings sharing exciting days on set, park adventures, boat rides, and so much more. Take a look back at her adorable first seven years, including sweet moments with dad Brad Pitt and mom Angelina Jolie, and fun with brothers and sisters Shiloh, Maddox, Pax, Vivienne, and Knox!
Brad Pitt turns 48 today, and last night he kicked off the celebrations with Angelina Jolie and their six kids in Las Vegas. The group were spotted leaving The Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino following a presentation of Cirque du Soleil's latest show, Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour. In addition to spending time with family, the birthday boy also got some exciting real estate news. Brad sold his $12 million Malibu home to Ellen DeGeneres in a deal that was reportedly finalized on Friday. It's was a week full of well-deserved surprises for Brad who was also nominated for a Golden Globe and SAG Award for his outstanding performance as a lead actor in Moneyball.