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Angelina Jolie

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Angelina Jolie

Imagine life through the eye’s of Angelina Jolie. Abandoned at the age of one
by her father, her mother was forced to give up her dream of acting to become a full
time mom for Angelina and her brother, James Haven. Although Angelina and her
father, Jon Voight, still kept in touch, their relationship was very distant and
unloving. She claimed not to be able to respect a man who could leave his perfect
family life for a career in acting. Being that both her mother, Marcheline Bertrand,
and her father were in love with film making, and the theatre, she was forced into
this business. Angelina began her career as an actress at the age of five, although
her first official screen appearance wasn’t until she was seven years old. Can you
even imagine starting your future at the early age of five years? After this role she
went on to perform in “Hackers” (where she met her ex-husband Johnny Lee
Miller), “FoxFire”, and “Cyborge 2.” However she caught the public’s eye with
“George Wallce” (in which she won a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress).
Follwing this she was awarded another Golden Globe, this time for Best Actress in
the made for television film “Gia.” Next she began working on the film “Pushing
Tin.” Angelina told People magazine “I had so much fun working on this movie,
everyone was high sprited and ready to produce a best seller.” (Jolie,
peoplemagazine. com, Angelina Jolie) Next came the most popular movies in the
career of Jolie, “ Playing by Heart”, “Bone Collector”, “Girl, Interrupted” (at which
she was awarded best supporting actress), “Gone in 60 seconds,” and finally “The
Tomb Raider.”

Yes, Jolie, has a very lengthy list of star roles but her first real dream for the future was to become a funeral director. She told US Weekly: “There's something about death that is comforting. The thought you could die tomorrow frees you to...

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