But her breakout role came in 1999’s Girl, Interrupted, earning her an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She has also garnered acclaim for her star turns in Changeling, Gia, George Wallace, and A Mighty Heart.
In addition, Jolie is a humanitarian. As a special envoy for the United Nations, she has visited refugee camps since her 20s and helped children in war-torn countries. Her volunteer work has earned her numerous honors, including a Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the 2014 Oscars.
She is also known for her marriage to and divorce from fellow Hollywood A-lister Brad Pitt, whom she met while filming Mr. & Mrs. Smith. They share six children.
- Full name: Angelina Jolie (born Angelina Jolie Voight)
- Birthday: June 4, 1975
- Hometown: Los Angeles, California
- Height: 5’7″
- Net worth: $120 million
- Spouse: Brad Pitt (m. 2014-2019), Billy Bob Thornton (m. 2000-2003), Jonny Lee Miller (m. 1996-1999)
- Angelina Jolie’s children: Vivienne Jolie-Pitt, Knox Léon Jolie-Pitt, Shiloh Jolie-Pitt, Zahara Marley Jolie-Pitt, Pax Thien Jolie-Pitt, Maddox Chivan Jolie-Pitt
- Top movies: Girl, Interrupted; Marvel’s Eternals; Kung Fu Panda; Lara Croft: Tomb Raider; Disney’s Maleficent; Salt; The Tourist; Wanted
- Fun fact: Angelina Jolie’s father is the iconic actor Jon Voight.
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