Angelina Jolie’s Birth Date:
June 4, 1975
Place of Birth:
Los Angeles, CA
Born on June 4, 1975, Angelina Jolie has accumulated a total wealth of approximately $160 million. Her films have grossed an incredible $5.99 billion worldwide. For some reason on another part of the site it says could be a low $110 million.
-Angelina Jolie won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in Girl, Interrupted
-Took home Screen Actors Guild Awards for her work in Gia and Girl, Interrupted
-Angelina Jolie is well known for her work with various charities, and works as a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations.
-Jolie has numerous tattoos including one of the letter ‘H’ in honor of her brother James Haven.
Marriages and Significant Others:
-Jolie was married twice to Billy Bob Thornton and once to Jonny Lee Miller.
-Jolie and Brad Pitt have three adopted children (Maddox, Pax, and Zahara) and three biological children (Shiloh, Knox, and Vivienne).
Angelina Jolie Facts and Films:
The daughter of Oscar-winning actor Jon Voight (Coming Home) and Marcheline Bertrand, Angelina Jolie has acting in her blood. Jolie began studying at the age of 11 at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute and was also a member of the MET Theatre Ensemble Workshop.
Angelina Jolie won a Golden Globe and earned an Emmy nomination for her part in the 1997 TV movie George Wallace. But her breakthrough performance came when she took on the starring role in Gia, a made-for-TV movie about the life of fashion model Gia Carangi. Jolie won a Screen Actors Guild Award and earned her second Golden Globe for her portrayal of the confused young supermodel who died of AIDS at the age of 26.
After roles in Hackers (where she met husband Jonny Lee Miller), Foxfire, Playing God, Playing by Heart, Pushing Tin (where she met husband Billy Bob Thornton) and The Bone Collector, Jolie earned more critical acclaim and awards by playing a mental patient in Girl, Interrupted. Jolie collected a SAG Award, another Golden Globe, and her first Academy Award for her work in Girl, Interrupted.
Jolie followed up Girl, Interrupted with movies including Gone in Sixty Seconds, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider and its sequel The Cradle of Life, Beyond Borders, Taking Lives, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, and Oliver Stone’s Alexander.
Jolie became close to Brad Pitt while filming Mr and Mrs Smith. After denying anything was going on between them, the twosome eventually went public with their relationship.
Other notable films include The Good Shepherd, A Mighty Heart, Beowulf, Kung Fu Panda, Wanted, Changeling, and Salt.