Fans are very excited this week after a mysterious male figure was spotted in the background of Courteney Cox's video of Jennifer Aniston...
Speculation is rife once more.
via: GettyJennifer's close friend and Friends co-star, Courteney Cox recently shared a video of the actress playing pool (pretty badly, might I add).
But, in the background of the comical video...
via: GettyA rather suspicious figure can be seen.
Now, it is unclear as to who joined the girls in their game of pool...
@lucyontheg His face is not visible but from his posture might be him— Anastasia ✿ ☮ (@Anastasia ✿ ☮)1597991264.0
Could it be Jennifer's old flame, Brad Pitt?!
@lucyontheg Looks like Brad— Soñadora (@Soñadora)1597963758.0
It's been a rollercoaster of a relationship.
via: Getty ImagesThe pair were matched in a true Hollywood style by their agents in 1998, but they kept their romance tightly under wraps for the first year.
But, stepping out together for the first time at the 1999 Emmy Awards, Jen and Brad officially shared their romance with the world.
via: Getty ImagesOnly 3 months later, during a Sting concert (of all places), the loved-up couple announced their engagement. Stepping on stage and waving the engagement ring to crowds of applause, it really did seem to be a Hollywood-fairytale.
The couple wed in sunny Malibu in July of 2000.
via: Getty ImagesThe ceremony itself cost a hefty one million dollars, with $76,000 spent on security. Guests were asked to sign confidentiality agreements and airspace surrounding the ceremony was restricted.
This Aniston-Pitt privacy stance is perhaps the reason that there remains so much mystery around what the marriage was really like.
via: Getty ImagesIn an interview in September 2001, Jennifer had talked about being one year into her marriage with Brad, and things seemed to be going pretty well.
In the interview, the actress divulged how the couple had purchased a $15 million property, liked to bond over music, and may or may not be potheads.
via: Getty ImagesAniston’s love for Brad was apparent throughout the interview, and she couldn't seem to help but bring him up at any given opportunity.
But a couple of years later, the cracks began to appear in the fairytale romance of Brad and Jen.
via: Getty ImagesTalking to W Magazine, Aniston was asked if Brad was the love of her life.
She responded with an awkward rambling answer that ends with, "He’s certainly a big love in my life."
But, sadly, all good things must come to an end.
via: Getty ImagesWe’ve got to that point in the love story of Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt that we never want to get to… It’s all downhill from here, guys (or is it?).
Well, let’s just cover what must be covered… Let’s talk about Mr and Mrs Smith.
via: Getty ImagesIt's May 2004, and "happily" married Brad Pitt starts filming the assassin/spy flick alongside the single (and admittedly very beautiful) Angelina Jolie.
Anyway, the 2 co-stars spent an awful lot of time together and got on very well.
The press had a field day during the shooting of Mr & Mrs Smith and rumors about how close Angie and Brad were getting circulated across the world...
via: Getty ImagesAnd by January 2005, Aniston and Pitt had announced their separation. In their joint statement, the couple contested the tabloid rumors and insisted that they would remain friends.
It didn't take long for Brad and Angelina to go official...
via: Getty ImagesAnd over the years, they went on to have 6 children together - 3 of whom were conceived and 3 of whom were adopted.
But relations between the 2 exes did not stay so civil...
via: Getty ImagesAniston publicly slammed Pitt and Jolie for their insensitivity following the break-up.
In response to Jolie’s public comments about the blossoming of her and Pitt’s relationship, Aniston spoke to Vogue in 2008.
via: Getty ImagesHuffpost notes that Jen told Vogue: "I felt those details were a little inappropriate to discuss. That stuff about how she couldn't wait to get to work every day? That was really uncool."
But clearly, things weren't meant to be.
via: Getty ImagesBrad and Angelina split in 2016. The divorce seemed rather messy, with allegations of substance abuse problems and issues between Brad and the kids coming to the fore.
And though there's a certain amount of bad blood between Brangelina ...
via: Getty ImagesBrad and Jen seem to have reconnected during these difficult times.
Because a few months ago at the SAG Awards ...
via: Getty ImagesThe backstage pictures snapped of Brad and Jen got the whole internet talking.
And that's not all.
The cutest moment of the night? Brad Pitt made sure to catch Jennifer Aniston's #SAGAwards win backstage https://t.co/bfOF2M3wEe— The Hollywood Reporter (@The Hollywood Reporter)1579486035.0
We've been eagerly awaiting acknowledgment from either Brad or Jen...
via: Getty ImagesBut the 2 have been stubbornly tight-lipped about the situation - until quite recently.
We already know that Brad had stepped up to make sure Jen was comfortable being friends again.
via: Getty ImagesReports have come in that in 2016, just after Brad announced his separation from Angelina, the actor reached out to Jen and took the bold move of "apologizing" for his part in the split.
It seems that time is truly the best healer...
via: Getty Images"Right now they just love and adore each other and have been much closer friends since their divorces."
And now, fresh rumors have arisen.
The whole thing is very comical.
via: InstagramIt starts by showing Courteney expertly slamming the balls into the pockets...
And then switches to a not-so-expert Jennifer, who seems to be really struggling with the game.
via: InstagramThe video is hilarious, and a handful of their friends can be seen standing in the background, laughing everytime Jennifer misses a shot.
But, out of all the ominous figures gathered in the room...
via: InstagramThere has been one that has been getting fans very excited.
Some eagle-eyed Twitter users are convinced that they spotted Brad in the background of Courteney's video.
via: InstagramNo, this is not a drill.
Here's the evidence.
Guys is this Brad Pitt in the background of Courtney Cox and Jennifer Aniston pool hall video YES OR NO I NEED ANSW… https://t.co/7JO8Jm6gHJ— Lucy on the Ground (@Lucy on the Ground)1597960645.0
People were quick to weigh in with their expertise...
@lucyontheg Yes! For sure https://t.co/YtaRPHAK5X— Melissa M Brown (@Melissa M Brown)1598107394.0
However, not everyone was too convinced.
@lucyontheg After enlarging it and looking at some other shots, sadly I don’t Think it is Brad. The “lean” is Brad-… https://t.co/DcjiO9blM3— Simply Brad (@Simply Brad)1598040314.0
We may never know the truth...
While Brad Pitt might very well be taking a romantic vacation with a German model, I still remained convinced that… https://t.co/XngXQyngoK— Lucy on the Ground (@Lucy on the Ground)1598476758.0