In 2004, shortly before Angelina Jolie met Brad Pitt, the actress had a relationship with Val Kilmer. A story that has been one of the great secrets of Hollywood until that has been revealed in the autobiography of the actor, I’m Your Huckleberry, that will be published on April 21, although there are already a number of advances. In it, the interpreter, american, 60 years old, gives details of his love story with the ex-wife of Brad Pitt, who defines it as “the most serious and most poignant of all his stories the past”.
“When people ask me how is she, I tell them that it looks like other women, other super-stars, only better,” adds Val Kilmer. The couple met in the set of the film Alexander that Val Kilmer and Angelina Jolie was filmed in 2004, with Colin Farrell or Jared Leto. In 2017, the actor hinted, for the first time, which would have had an affair with his partner. “One day, Angelina Jolie took me to the house in a jet. The surprised filling it with gardenias,” unveiled.
This brief but intense love story of Val Kilmer occurred only a few months before that Angelina Jolie fell in love with Brad Pitt in the set of Mr. and mrs. Smith, in 2005. But his breakup with Angelina Jolie was not the most difficult thing to digest for Val Kilmer. In his book, the american actor reveals that his separation from Daryl Hannah was “the most painful” of all: “God knows that my heart was broken.”
For several years, Val Kilmer has been battling the disease after being diagnosed with cancer of the larynx in 2015. A silent struggle that, as he confessed, he has changed the life. “Before it was too serious. I was teased by things like not winning an Oscar or not you recognize my work,” he says.
Kilmer was married for eight years with the british actress Joanne Whalley, mother of his two children: Mercedes and Jack , and it has been linked also with artists such as Cher, Drew Barrymore or Cindy Crawford. In this same biography, the actor has the support that had of Cher during her illness.
The interpreter Top Gun it took six months to recognize that I had cancer. It was his fellow professional Michael Douglas, who revealed in November 2016 that his colleague was battling the disease, something that Kilmer denied and said that he was “misinformed”. The protagonist of Batman now recognizes that she turned to faith to overcome the family crisis and was the religion, in addition to chemotherapy, which helped him to overcome emotionally his battle against the cancer and the accident of your daughter.
In addition to the faith, the actor says he now has a different view of the fame. “Fame is a disaster. You are treated in a different way, but it has nothing to do with who you really are”.