About Actress Angelina Jolie
Today’s lesson we would like to talk about a few famous Hollywood Stars people from America.We will be posting a few more this week. Focus will be general knowledge combined with english vocabulary words. It doesn’t matter where in the world you live , we all have someone famous from our home country to talk about.
Let’s read a little bit about British Actress , Director , Humanitarian Angelina Jolie.
Who is Angelina Jolie?
Born in Los Angeles, California, on June 4, 1975, Angelina Jolie starred in the HBO biopic Gia before earning a best supporting actress Academy Award for Girl, Interrupted. Jolie became one of Hollywood’s marquee names, with starring roles in movies like Wanted, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Salt and Changeling. She later had a huge international blockbuster with Disney’s Maleficent, which spawned a sequel. Jolie also directed the films In the Land of Blood and Honey, Unbroken and By the Sea, in which she co-starred with then-husband Brad Pitt.
Early Life and Acting Roots
Actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie Voight was born on June 4, 1975, in Los Angeles, California, to actor Jon Voight and actress Marcheline Bertrand. She began acting at a young age, studying at the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute while in her early teens. Jolie later attended New York University.
What film did Angelina Jolie won an Oscar for?
Angelina Jolie. Thirteen years ago, with her career in high gear after winning a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for Girl, Interrupted, Jolie went to Cambodia for the filming of Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
Interesting fact about Angelina Jolie
She sold her daughter Shiloh’s first photo for 4.1 million dollars and the first pictures of her newborn twins for 14 million. She donated all the money to charity (which set the world record for the most expensive baby photos).
“Girl, Interrupted” movie ! Enjoy watching this amazing short movie trailer.
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