Jennifer Aniston steps out for first time since news of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's divorce

Jennifer Aniston returned to New York City looking ready for a change of season.

Wearing a broad-brimmed hat, comfy jeans, a printed T-shirt, tennis shoes and a black jacket, the 47-year-old actress gave a slight smile as photographers snapped photos of her out and about on the first day of fall.

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Aniston's husband, Justin Theroux, 45, will soon start promoting his new film, The Girl on the Train, in NYC, which might be why she's back in the big city.

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This is the first time Aniston has been seen out in public since news broke on Tuesday that her ex-husband Brad Pitt would be divorcing Angelina Jolie after two years of marriage. Pitt met Jolie on set of 2005's Mr. & Mrs. Smith, when he was still married to Aniston.

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While the Friends star has yet to speak on the matter, her good friend, Chelsea Handler, was quite candid about how she felt about the celebrity split. "Brad and Angelina always said they wouldn't get married until everyone could get married," Handler said on Thursday's episode of her Netflix show, Chelsea. "And I always said I wouldn't get married until they got divorced. So I'm officially accepting proposals! I'm ready!"

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