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. Biography of Angelina Jolie

. Biography of Angelina Jolie.

Angelina Jolie (04.06.1975) - American Actress.

Angelina Jolie is a world famous actress, model and Goodwill Ambassador. She is considered to be one of the most beautiful women in the world. She was born on June 4th, 1975, in Los Angeles, in the family of actors. Her father is American and her mother was of French-Canadian origin. Her parents separated when she was little. Her father, Jon Voight, soon received an Oscar, while her mother had to take care of two children: Angelina and her brother James. She often watched movies with children and that awakened Angelinas interest in acting.

Having great desire to act, she applied to the film school of Lee Strasberg. She studied there for two years. As a teenager she felt like an outsider. She had non-standard appearance, weird habits and second-hand clothes. She was rather thin, wore black clothes and dyed her hair red. Once she admitted that she did various drugs and led a reclusive life. She said she went through really hard times then and she is lucky to have survived them. At the age of 14, she became a model and she appeared in several music videos. Her first role didnt bring her much popularity. She played a humanoid robot in a low-budget sci-fi thriller Cyborg 2 (1993).

However, her next role in the Hackers was noted by critics. The actress gained high popularity after the biographical film Gia (1998). She played Gia Carangi, who was a popular top model in the 1970s. In 1999, she played the role of a rampant rebel Lisa Rowe and in Girl, Interrupted. This movie brought her several significant awards. In 2001, she starred in the first episode of Lara Croft. The film received lots of criticism. However, soon she got involved in the main project of her life - the movie Mr. and Mrs. Smith (2005). This comedy, where she played with Brad Pitt, unexpectedly collected 480 million dollars.

It was then that Angelina started secretly dating her film partner Brad Pitt. Prior to this relationship, she was married twice and divorced, while Pitt was married to Jennifer Aniston. Soon, everyone knew about their relationship and Brad Pitt got divorced. In 2011, Angelina has mastered another kind of activity - filmmaking. In 2012, the couple Jolie and Pitt finally announced their engagement. In 2014 they got married. At the moment, they are raising six children, some of them are adopted.

. Biography of Angelina Jolie
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