- Brad Pitt has praised his friend, Bradley Cooper, for helping him to stay off the booze
- The Fight Club star opened up about his battle with alcoholism last year
- Brad said his divorce from Angelina Jolie made the problem worse
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Brad Pitt has thanked his friend, fellow actor Bradley Cooper, for helping him on his journey to sobriety.
Bradley presented Brad with the award for Best Supporting Actor at the National Board of Review Annual Awards Gala on Wednesday night.
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The two friends embraced on stage and Brad went on to thank Bradley during his acceptance speech.
Brad said, "I got sober because of this guy, and every day has been happier ever since."
The two buddies also caught up at the AFI Awards on Friday.
Leonardo DiCaprio was also in the mix and Bradley captured the moment for his Instagram followers.
Angeline Jolie filed for divorce from Brad after he drank too much and had a physical confrontation with their eldest son, Maddox, on a private jet flight.
After the divorce, Brad spent over a year in Alcoholics Anonymous and has remained sober since.
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