By Kathleen A. Tracy
Angelina Jolie has understandably created a mystique within the eyes of the general public. an extraordinary good looks and expert actress, she has already earned an Emmy, Golden Globe, and Academy award. Her unconventional own existence, besides the fact that, has continuously drawn as a lot realization as her performing talents. over the last decade, lovers have watched her evolve from Hollywood's rebellious wild baby - notorious for her daring tattoos and stunning two-year marriage to actor Billy-Bob Thornton - to a mom and dedicated human rights suggest. jointly she and Brad Pitt have followed 3 overseas young children, sparking an adoption pattern between different celebrities. most sensible identified for portraying powerful, edgy ladies in movie, Jolie exudes her personal power off-screen as she gracefully balances the pressures of relatives existence, humanitarian efforts, and a flourishing career.This specific biography incorporates a chronology of vital occasions, illustrations, and a bibliography of print and digital assets. excellent for enthusiasts and basic readers seeking to examine extra approximately considered one of ultra-modern such a lot fascinating and sought-after celebrities.
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17. Angelina Jolie, interview by Conan O’Brien, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, NBC, January 29, 1998. This page intentionally left blank Chapter 5 THE SPLASH Unfortunately, there are few layered, interesting film roles for women, especially young actresses in the early phase of their careers. As more female filmmakers nudge their way into the business, there seems to be an effort to correct this, but the very nature of the film business makes change difficult. In part, this is due to the enormous amount of money it costs to make a feature with a major studio.
14. html. 15. html. 16. html. 17. Christa D’Souza, “Do You Wanna Be in My Gang? Actor Jonny Lee Miller is Mr. Cool,” Daily Telegraph, March 17, 2000. 18. com. This page intentionally left blank Chapter 3 LEARNING THE CRAFT Actors often complain that casting directors can’t, or won’t, see past the last role an actor played and that they cast based on an actor’s physical type. The result of this casting approach is that actors quickly become typecast. It’s not surprising, then, that Jolie was next cast as Legs Sadovsky, a disenfranchised teen similar to her character in Hackers.
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Angelina Jolie: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies) by Kathleen A. Tracy