Angelina Jolie Biography
Angelina Jolie profile is that of an American actress and director. Angelina Jolie profile is outstanding as an actress. She has received Academy award, three Golden Globe Awards and two Screen Actor Guild Awards. She is the highest paid actress in Hollywood and has promoted causes like United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees by being its Goodwill Ambassador.
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Angelina Jolie biography starts with her early life. She was born in Los Angeles to actors Marcheline Bertrand and John Voight. She is the niece of Chip Taylor, a singer and songwriter and her brother is actor James Haven. She is goddaughter of Maximilian Schell and Jacqueline Bisset.
One can see in Angelina Jolie biography that she lived with her mother after her parents separated in 1976. She always wanted to act and thus got herself enrolled for two years at Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute and did many stage shows. After turning 14 years old, she started working as a fashion model and did modeling in New York, London and Los Angeles. As per Angelina Jolie biography, throughout her teens and twenties, Jolie suffered with suicidal depression tendencies. She did not share a good relation with her father because of his marital infidelity. They though appeared together in 2001 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider but their relation again deteriorated. After the death of her mother, she finally reconciled with her father in 2007.
Talking about Angelina Jolie profile as an actress, she made her debut as a child in the year 1982 in Looking to Get Out with her father Jon Voight. But actually Angelina Jolie profile as an actress started with Cyborg, a low budget movie in the year 1993. Her first leading role that made Angelina Jolie records was Hackers in the year 1995. She also did biographical television films that won critical acclaim like George Wallace and Gia in the year 1997 and 1998. She even won her first Academy Award for her performance in the movie Girl, Interrupted in the year 1999.
Angelina Jolie records were again made when she became the heroine of Lara Croft video game in the year 2001 and thus became the highest paid actress in Hollywood. She again did movies like Cradle of Life in 2003, Mr & Mrs Smith in 2005, A Mighty Heart in 2007 and Wanted and Chaneling in 2008. New Angelina Jolie records were made when she made her directorial debut in the year 2011 with In the Land of Blood and Honey.
On a personal front, Angelina is divorced twice from actors Jonny Lee Miller and Billy Thornton and presently lives in with Brad Pitt. They have three biological children and have adopted three more children.
Angelina Jolie Achievements
Angelina Jolie achievements started in the year 1998 when she won Best Performance in Supporting role for George Wallace at Golden Globe Award. In the same year, she won the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures Award for Breakthrough Performance. In the year 1999, he once again won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award for Gia. Angelina Jolie achievements grew as she won Academy Award for her role in Girl, Interrupted in the year 2000 and a Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award too.