Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Pledge Their Support to Help the Victims of the Haiti Earthquake

Jan 13, 2010, 00:11 ET from Ashley Allen

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt expressed their deep sorrow tonight at the widespread lost of life that has occurred in the Haiti earthquake.

In a written statement, they said:

"We are devastated by the news from Haiti. We will work closely with our good friend Wyclef Jean to support the humanitarian efforts on the island and help those who have been injured and left without homes and shelter."

Ms. Jolie and Mr. Pitt have visited the island in recent years to assist Wyclef Jean's charity Yele Haiti.

SOURCE Ashley Allen