Angelina Jolie Facts
Somewhat morbidly, Angelina confesses to collecting knives, and has a keen interest in mortuary science.
While shooting Tomb Raider, she performed all her own stunts.
She scooped a mammoth $20million for her role in Mr. & Mrs. Smith, the third actress to ever demand such a fee.
She donated $1m along with Brad Pitt to relief efforts in Haiti.
She scooped a mammoth $20million for her role in Mr. & Mrs. Smith, becoming only the third actress ever to receive a fee that high.
Why We Love Angelina Jolie
It’s hard to think of another actress who we’ve saucily-daydreamed about in three different decades, but that’s exactly what Angelina Jolie has achieved. (That, and, y’know, an A-list movie career.) There’s a strong argument to be made for Angelina being the hottest woman ever to grace a movie screen: from those vivid green eyes to her mathematically improbable curves, there’s not a pixel out of place. Even Brad Pitt looks a bit shoddy and bum-faced stood next to her.
But she’s not just a (very, very, very) pretty face: with Oscars, BAFTAs and Golden Globes coming out of her (incredibly sexy) ears, she’s also one of the most talented actresses of her generation. Although, even if she was absolutely rubbish at acting, we’d still want to gaze longingly at those bee-stung lips…