Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt (Wireimage)Sometimes, it's a woman's job to stand by her man. Sometimes, it's the other way around.
Monday evening, Angelina Jolie, 37, came forward in an op-ed piece in the New York Times about having a gene that increases her chances of developing breast cancer by 87 percent, and her choice to have a double mastectomy. Tuesday morning, her fiancé Brad Pitt gave her a very public round of applause.
"Having witnessed this decision firsthand, I find Angie's choice, as well as so many others like her, absolutely heroic," he told the London Evening Standard. "I thank our medical team for their care and focus."Read More »from Brad Pitt: Angelina Jolie’s Decision Was ‘Absolutely Heroic’