He also made amends for leaving her for Angelina.’ The split has gone down as one of the most famous in pop culture history, with Jen being forced to live out her divorce in public. ‘But then I got burnt out and felt that I was wasting my opportunity. In an interview with the new US issue of Esquire magazine in 2013, he Brad said he fell in love with Angelina because she made him feel alive: ‘For a long time I thought I did too much damage – drug damage. ‘A guy who felt he grew up in something of a vacuum and wanted to see things, wanted to be inspired.
Following his 2016 separation from Angie, Brad sobered up and sought therapy.
And now, he’s “in touch with emotions and his true self like never before,” the source says.
The actor has been reflecting on his past since the acrimonious split from the actress, which was reportedly sparked by his alcohol abuse and a drunken argument with son Maddox on a flight to LA.
The 53-year-old has been through a stint in rehab, which has led him to reflect on life, and now it seems it’s made him rethink his split from Jennifer Aniston in 2005.
Applegate and the mystery man never ended up in a romance.