Hollywood star Brad Pitt tried unsuccessfully to seduce APRIL FLORIO,
according to the American model.
Reports last week (10FEB05) claimed the TROY star had enjoyed a fling with
the MAXIM magazine beauty, just a month after announcing his split from wife
Pitt furiously denied the rumours, insisting his assistant was mistaken
for the woman in snaps of the actor in Los Angeles' Venice Beach and he was not
the man pictured with Florio in Greece.
But Florio, 22, has spoken out and claims she spent three days with Pitt
last August (04) while she was auditioning for Troy, during which "He tried to
kiss me, but I shied away".
She adds the couple met again three times, twice in Los Angeles and once
in New York, trips Pitt paid for.
Florio tells US WEEKLY magazine, "He was attracted to me. We drank wine
When she rejected his advances, Florio says, "He was shocked. He asked me
why. I told him. I did not want to get involved with someone in the
The magazine claims she later told an ex-boyfriend, "Who is gonna want to
hire me for a movie if they think I broke up Hollywood's hottest couple?"
Pitt also told her about his deteriorating marriage to Aniston. Florio
adds, "He hated his wife's chain-smoking. He also hated the fact that she liked
to hang with her friends or just stay at home. He liked to go to parties
And of the actor's much talked about relationship with MR + MRS SMITH
co-star Angelina Jolie, "He talked about her like she was a goddess."