Angelina Jolie’s biographyAngelina Jolie Voight is a Hollywood actress, who has repeatedly led the most beautiful celebrity’s ratings. She has a few dozens of roles in her filmography but the «Lara Croft: Tomb Raider» was the one that brought her fame. A repeatedly laureate of the «Oscar» and «Golden Globe» awards. The highest-paid actress in 2013 according to Forbes magazine.
Angelina Jolie’s childhoodAngelina Jolie was born in Los Angeles on 4 June 1975. Her father is actor Jon Voight, her mother was Marcheline Bertrand, an actress of French descent.
Angelina Jolie’s father often cheated on her mother, therefor the parents separated a year after her birth, but the divorcement was officially issued only in 1978. Marcheline Bertrand, who gave up her dream of becoming a great actress focused on raising Angelina and her brother James Haven and took the children to New York.
In 1989 she met her first young man, whom she lived with for two years at her mother’s house. The reason for the breakup was her interest in knives and self-harm, her body was full of scars. At 16 she was admitted to hospital cutting herself the carotid artery. During those years Angelina Jolie got to know many of the known drugs and led the freeway of life. She slept with men as well as with women. At the same age, she began hating her father, which prevented them from communicating.
Angelina Jolie’s careerIn 1993 Jolie started acting in cinema. The picture «Cyborg 2» was released where the actress was given a notable role of a cyborg in love. The job didn’t bring the actress to fame and she was quite dissatisfied with the result.
Two years later she played in her first large project, the «Hackers» film where her partner was Jonny Lee Miller who later became her husband. In 1997 the picture «Playing God» was released where she was partnered by Timothy Hutton and David Duchovny.
Jolie chose herself the most versatile roles: the wife of the bedridden on health governor of Alabama in the picture «George Wallace» and a mannequin, drug addict deceased from AIDS in «Gia», a policewoman in «The Bone Collector» and a grumpy wife in the «Pushing Tin» comedy-drama, a hijacker in «Gone in 60 Seconds» and a riotous patient in a psychiatric clinic in the «Girl, Interrupted» drama film and so on.
After the cinematographic success, the actress was showered with offers to take part in filming very successful for her career. In 2001 she was chosen for the leading role for the screening of the first part of «Lara Croft: Tomb Raider». The film collected 270 million dollars in the world hire but unfortunately, the following pictures about the tomb raider failed.
In 2006 the actress played in three more pictures which however never led the ratings: «The Good Shepherd» directed by Robert De Niro and «Beowulf» with Anthony Hopkins in the leading role.
Angelina Jolie’s personal lifeThe actress is one of the most tattooed women in Hollywood. New tattoos appear on her body and the old ones that have lost meaning are being either removed or covered by new ones.
At the age of 20, the actress married her partner in the «Hackers» – British actor Jonny Lee Miller. They got married in 1996 but quickly fled: he began living in England and Jolie in the USA. The divorcement was issued only in 1999. Angelina Jolie and Miller are still communicating well though they call their marriage a mistake of a young age.
Angelina Jolie’s second husband was Billy Bob Thornton. They got married in 2000 but the marriage turned out not a happy one just as the previous, the actors got divorced three years later. Both had to remove tattoos of the partner’s names which they had done before the marriage.
Angelina Jolie’s and Brad Pitt’s love story«Mr. and Mrs. Smith» of 2004 could be considered the starting point. Though the couple denied any rumors about their intimacy, after all, Brad Pitt was married to actress Jennifer Aniston at the time, all the dashboards dazzled with their common photos. But as Jolie later stated: «Not all children have the opportunity to watch a film where mom and dad fall in love with each other».
Through half a year the actress made a sensational report – she’s pregnant from Brad Pitt. Twins - son Knox Léon and daughter Vivienne Marcheline were born in Nice on 12 July 2006. The images of the stellar children were sold for a record $14 million. All the money was transferred to the account of the charity fund founded by the stellar couple.