Angelina Jolie is one of the popular and most beautiful American actresses, who has captured the heart of many people not only in the United States of America, but in the entire world as well. It is simply because of her numerous charitable and humanitarian activities worldwide. She is not just a pretty face, to be exact. Jolie is also a renowned filmmaker.
Net Worth: $200 million
Income Sources: As an in demand Hollywood actress, Angelina Jolie has gained millions of dollars in making movies that are extremely enticing to watch. It is in the filming industry where she gets her major income. In fact, in her 2014 movie Maleficent alone, she gained whopping $15 million. Moreover, she gained huge amounts of money from her numerous brand endorsements like Louis Vuitton. She even earned some in gracing a number of magazines.
Full Name: Angelina Jolie Voight Pitt
Born: 4th June, 1975
Marital Status: In the year 1996, she tied the knot with Jonathan Lee Miller, who happened to be a British movie, theater, and television actor. But in the year 1999, they got divorced. In 2000, she got married to Billy Bob Thornton and got divorced in the year 2003. But in the year 2014, she got married with Brad Pitt.
Height/Weight: She stands 5 feet and 6 ½ inches, and weighs 54 kilograms.
Angelina Jolie is the daughter of famous Hollywood stars Marcheline Bertrand and Jon Voight. She was raised in Los Angeles, California. She has a brother whom is also a Hollywood movie producer and actor named James Haven. Well, the truth is, Angelina Jolie comes from a well-rounded and elite family in the United States. She was born to be wealthy. Her father, Jon, has a descent of Slovak and German, while her mother, Marcheline, has an ancestry of German, Dutch, and French-Canadian. When her parents officially separated, her mother stopped working as an actress. She focused on raising her together with her brother James. She and her mother usually watched movies during their spare times, and this was where her passion in movies started.
In 1982, Angelina Jolie had her debut in the big screen together with her Hollywood actor father Jon Voight. It was in the film titled “Lookin’ to Get Out”. In 1993, she was into “Cyborg 2”, which was a low-budget film. In 1995, she was lucky enough to accept a lead role in a big-budget movie titled “Hackers”. After that, she found herself starred in a number of major Hollywood films like George Wallace (1997), Gia (1998), Girl, Interrupted (1999), Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), Wanted (2008), Salt (2010), and Unbroken (2014). Her drama film “Girl, Interrupted” made her clinched an Academy Award for Best Actress. Her video game heroine character Lara Croft in her movie “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider” helped her to establish a great name in the Hollywood. Her excellent acting performances in 2007 Hollywood film “A Mighty Heart” and “Challenging” (2008) made her earn Academy Award for Best Actress nominations. When she already become well-known in her acting career, she then tried producing, screenwriting, and directing movies. It happened during the 2010s. In 2014, her Maleficent movie acquired an enormous success in the Hollywood filming industry.