Brangelina Train in Krav Maga for New Film


Hollywood power couple, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, are learning the ropes to an Israeli form of defence for their next film, “By the Sea.”

Krav maga was first practiced by the Israeli military as a defence mechanism against potential enemies. It is a combination of key techniques from other defence forms, like: boxing, wrestling, Judo and Jujutsu.

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According to the Mirror, Brangelina aren’t the only ones’ mastering the act:

“The whole family are learning the moves, even the little ones are doing modified kids’ moves, but Brad has been doing it for 45 minutes a day and has dramatically lost weight and beefed up his muscles for the film,” a source told the Mirror.

As a first timer, Brad is said to have bulked up 10 pounds from the military exercise. Meanwhile, Angelina is no stranger to the defence form.

In 2001, Angelina trained in krav maga for her role in “Tomb Raider,” and practiced it again for her role in the 2010 film, “Salt.

Haaretz