Country of Birth: U.S.
Birth Year: 1975
Angelina Jolie Voight was born in Los Angeles (USA, California), the son of the famous American actor Jon Voight and French-Canadian actress Marcheline Bertrand (Marcheline Bertrand), who died Jan. 27, 2007.
By origin Jolie thus acquired the blood of several nations – Slovak, German (the father) and French-Canadian, Iroquois (by mother). Angelina has an older brother – James Haven (James Haven Voight). Godparents were famous actors Maximilian Schell and Jacqueline Bisset.
Jolie’s parents separated in 1976 (divorce issued only in 1978) and Bertrand-year-old with Angelina and her brother moved to New York. A year later, Voight won an Oscar for his role in “Homecoming”, and Bertrand was forced to abandon his dream of becoming a successful actress and devoted his time to raising children. She often drove Angelina and James in a movie, what awakened her interest in acting. At the very least, just that Jolie explained later in the press opted for the cinema (rather than a successful career as his father). When Angelina was 11 years old, the family moved again to Los Angeles, where Jolie two years studied at the Lee Strasbourg Theater Institute and the Graduate School of Beverly Hills, which was not the only student from the actor’s ambitions, however, has always felt like an outsider from Because of its non-standard appearance, habits, dress in clothes from second-hand and leanness. Her confidence has suffered even more after all attempts to become a model ended in failure. Later, Jolie admitted that she felt at that time very depressed and unhappy, felt that it is useless, and as a consequence, began to put his cuts and wounds on the body. Once in an interview with CNN, she said: “I collected knives and always had these things around. For some reason, the ritual wounding myself and feeling the pain from this, perhaps, a sense of itself a living creature, the feeling of a release have been therapy for me. ” At this age, Angelina wore only black clothes, dyed her hair red and, by his own admission, hated herself.
Angelina Jolie is also known for his hostility to his father, Jon Voight. Jolie has always Vinyl father’s infidelity to his wife and care of the family, but despite this, tried to restore relations, invites participation in the shooting in the movie “Lara Croft – Tomb Raider” (2001), in which she played a major role. However, during the shooting process between them, there were several arguments, after which Jolie, in principle, refuses to mention him as the father. In mid-2002, Jolie filed a petition to the authorities with a request to finalize its name as “Angelina Jolie”, not “Enter”. That same year, Jon Voight in the press made a statement saying that his daughter had “serious mental problems.” In 2004, Jolie interview «Premiere» said she was not interested to continue the relationship with his father, but still do not know the reasons for its decision. Jon Voight still never met with the children of Angelina because she does not allow him to do so; he had not been invited and the family celebration of the birth of his daughter Angelina and Brad Pitt – Shiloh Nouvel.
Life Style actress has always been at the center of media attention. Angelina has been married twice and both marriages ended in divorce. In 1996, at the age of 20 years, Jolie married her partner in the film “Hackers” British actor Jonny Lee Miller, but a year later was followed by divorce (formalized only in February 1999). Both have remained good friends, the gap is, according to Jolie, was due to the fact that the two were too young and the marriage was rather hasty step.
In May 2000, the actress once again began a relationship with a partner on the movie set: the film “Driving flight”, she met and established a whirlwind romance with actor Billy Bob Thornton, who instantly became the object of intense public attention thanks to a very expressive expressions of love from both sides ( among other things, the couple exchanged their blood stored in special containers, ornaments). Jolie and Thornton divorced three years later (May 2003), after which both had to withdraw from the body of the tattoo with the names of each other.
Scandal surrounding his personal life Angelina added her frank comments on his own bisexuality. Became well-known novel by the actress with her co-star a “false light” Jenny Shimizu, an American of Japanese descent.
The most recent novel, Angelina became the main target of paparazzi lenses of Hollywood: not just because her partner was one of the most highly attractive actors and the world Brad Pitt, but also because Pitt was at that time married to the star of the television series “Friends” Jennifer Aniston (Aniston filed for divorce in March 2005 and the first pictures of Pitt and Jolie appeared only a month later). Despite the fact that both superstars dismisses the suggestion that their romance started on the set of their joint cash hit “Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Angelina press prematurely announced the reason for divorce, and the actress received a huge amount of negative feedback in the address. Brad and Angelina steadfastly refused to comment on the public nature of their relationship, even though all the world’s tabloids and Internet sites about celebrities were overflowing their joint photographs. Only January 11, 2006 Angelina Jolie in an interview said that she was pregnant by Brad Pitt, thus confirming their romance.
Angelina Jolie has six children: sons Maddox Shiva (born Maddox Chivan), Pax Thien (born Pax Thien) and Knox Leon (born Knox Leon); daughter Zahara Marley (born Zahara Marley), Shiloh Nouvel (born Shiloh Nouvel) and Vivienne Marcheline (born Vivienne Marcheline). All have the name of Jolie-Pitt (Jolie-Pitt), although only three – Shiloh, Knox and Vivienne – are the biological children of Angelina and Brad Pitt. In December 2005, despite the fact that neither of Angelina or Brad was not an official statement that they are a couple, Brad Pitt has filed adoption papers for Maddox and Zahara, and January 19, 2006 California court granted his petition.
Angelina Jolie has repeatedly called the leading publications of the most beautiful / sexiest woman of the world, including the journals «Esquire» (2004), «People» (2006), «FHM» (2006).