Angelina Buys $1.6M Helicopter for Brad

And it wasn't even his birthday

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted May 15, 2012 9:22 AM CDT

(Newser) – Apparently Angelina Jolie felt the need to one-up her own gift to Brad Pitt: After buying him a waterfall for Christmas, Jolie has now forked over nearly $1.6 million for a helicopter and piloting lessons, the Sun reports. Why? No particular reason—she just “thought it would be nice to buy Brad a helicopter as a surprise present,” a source says, explaining that the couple already installed a helipad on their France property, as such people do. Click for more completely insane celebrity gifts.

Actor Brad Pitt, right, and actress Angelina Jolie arrive before the 84th Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.
Actor Brad Pitt, right, and actress Angelina Jolie arrive before the 84th Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.   (AP Photo/Joel Ryan)
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