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Angelina Jolie Basic Information
|Stage Name:||Angelina Jolie|
|Real Name:||Angelina Jolie Voight|
|Occupation:||Actress, Filmmaker, Humanitarian|
|Date Of Birth/Age:||June 4, 1975 (48) Years Old|
|Place of Birth:||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Education:||Beverly Hills High School|
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Angelina Jolie Biography
Born on June 4, 1975, as Angelina Jolie Voight, Angelina Jolie is an American actress, producer, and humanitarian. She has garnered numerous awards, including an Academy Award and three Golden Globe Awards, and is widely regarded as Hollywood’s highest-paid actress. Jolie has received various honors for her humanitarian work, including the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award and the title of honorary Dame Commander of the Order of St. Michael and St. George.
She advocates for a number of issues, such as women’s rights, education, and conservation, but is most known for her work as a Special Envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, a post she maintained until 2022.
Jonathan Vincent Voight is an American actor who was born on December 29, 1938. Voight is associated with the late-1960s counterculture’s tension and unruliness. He has garnered numerous honors, including an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, four Golden Globe Awards, and four Primetime Emmy nominations. He received the National Medal of Arts in 2019.
American actress Marcia Lynne “Marcheline” Bertrand passed away on January 27, 2007. She was born on May 9, 1950. She was Jon Voight’s ex-wife and the grandmother of James Haven and Angelina Jolie. Jon Voight and Bertrand were wed on December 12th, 1971.
They had James Haven and Angelina Jolie after suffering a loss in 1972. Both kids ended up acting. Voight’s adultery was cited as the reason for Bertrand and Voight’s separation in 1976. In 1978, Bertrand filed for divorce, and it was finally finalized in 1980.
Actor James Haven was born James Haven Voight on May 11, 1973. He is the elder brother of actress Angelina Jolie and the son of actors Jon Voight and Marcheline Bertrand. Haven and his sister were raised by their mother following the separation of their parents in 1976.
In 1998, Haven started working as an actor professionally. Haven has served as the executive board director of Artivist, a Los Angeles film festival that showcases movies about environmental, animal, and human rights issues, since 2006.
Maddox, Zahara, Pax, Shiloh, and the twins Knox and Vivienne make up Angelina’s entire family of six children. In 2002, the Hollywood A-lister adopted Maddox, a baby who was seven months old. Born in Cambodia, Angelina fell in love with the nation while filming Lara Croft: Tomb Raider in 2001.
She later visited the orphanage where her first son, Maddox, was residing there and made the decision to adopt him. Six-month-old Zahara was adopted by Angelina as her second child and first daughter in July 2005. Brad Pitt, who she now dates, and the couple adopted Zahara from Ethiopia jointly.
The third child of Brangelina, Shiloh, was born in 2006 when the couple was traveling in Namibia. The couple’s next family endeavor was to conceive a child together. Pax, her fourth child, was later adopted by the longtime UNHCR representative from Vietnam in 2007. Their twins, son Knox and daughter Vivienne, were born to Angelina later that year.
Jolie and Brad Pitt were legally married on August 14, 2014, and wedded on August 23, 2014, at their chateau Château Miraval in Correns, France. She later changed her name to “Angelina Jolie Pitt.” On September 15, 2016, the couple separated after two years of marriage.
Jolie filed for divorce on September 19th, citing irreconcilable differences. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s divorce in 2016 triggered a series of legal fights that continue to this day. Most notably, Angelina Jolie filed a complaint with the FBI about claimed physical and verbal assaults by Brad Pitt on her on a flight to her home.
Brad Pitt is currently seeing actress Ines de Ramon, a fashion industry executive in her thirties. Angelina Jolie, for her part, has not begun a committed relationship but has been linked to a couple of famous personalities.
Angelina Jolie’s net worth is reported to be around $160 million. Her income comes from her work as an actor, director, and producer in films. In 2009, 2011, and 2013, Forbes named them the highest-paid actresses, with estimated yearly incomes of $27 million, $30 million, and $33 million, respectively.
She charges $15 million a film on average, while Disney reportedly paid her $33 million to star in Maleficent. In 2011, she was reportedly paid $10 million to endorse Louis Vuitton.
Her car collection includes a $1,18,000 BMW Hydrogen 7 and a $1,15,000 Jaguar XJ. She also has a private pilot’s license and owns a $3,000,000 Cirrus SR22 and a $2.32 million Cessna 208 Caravan.
She just paid $25 million for a home in Los Feliz, Los Angeles, where she now resides. She also owns homes in the United States and Europe with her ex-husband, Brad Pitt. Although the couple split, they preserved joint custody of several properties as an investment. One such property is located in Los Angeles and comprises of several structures spread across 1.9 acres.
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At the age of five, she made her film debut in her father’s 1982 film Lookin’ to Get Out. She made her film debut in Cyborg 2 in 1993. Angelina Jolie first gained attention with the films George Wallace (1997) and Gia (1998). Her first significant box office success was Gone in 60 Seconds, which she co-starred in with Nicolas Cage in 2000.
She rose to international prominence with the 2001 film Lara Croft: Tomb Raider. She had done all of the action sequences herself, without the use of a body double. Her other successful films include Mr. and Mrs. Smith in 2005, Beowulf in 2007, and Maleficent in 2014. She has been a voice actor in the animated film series Kung Fu Panda since 2008. She began her career as a director by directing a documentary in 2007. In The Land of Blood and Honey, her feature film directorial debut, was released in 2011.