Name: Angelina Jolie
Birth Name: 
Angelina Jolie Voight
Birth Date: 
June 4, 1975
Birth Place: 
Los Angeles, California
Actress / Humanitarian / Director
Relationship Status: 
Married to Brad Pitt
Celebrity Ranking # 43

Angelina Jolie: Wing-Ripping Scene in "Maleficent" Represents Rape

Posted Thursday June 12, 2014 3:55 PM GMT

Nothing in film occurs without plenty of inspiration and Angelina Jolie revealed the reasoning behind the brutal wing-ripping scene in her block buster hit “Maleficent.”

During an appearance on BBC’s Radio’s Woman’s Hour on Wednesday (June 11), the “Salt” beauty revealed that the violent scene was used to symbolize rape.


Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt Attend Day 3 of Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

Posted Thursday June 12, 2014 9:05 AM GMT

Continuing their humanitarian efforts in London, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie showed up at The ExCel for Day 3 of the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in war zones today (June 12).

The “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider” dame and her “Ocean’s Twelve” hunk joined UK Foreign Secretary William Hague for the proceedings, stopping along the way to wave to their fans.


Angelina Jolie Stays the Course to Stop Sexual Violence in Conflict

Posted Wednesday June 11, 2014 9:40 AM GMT

Kicking off another day for her important cause, Angelina Jolie showed up at ExCel in London, England for the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict this morning (June 11).

Joined by Congolese rights campaigner Nyota Babunga, the “Mr. and Mrs. Smith” starlet//UN Special Envoy posed for photos ahead of talking with government officials and members of the press about this important issue.


Angelina Jolie Glams Up Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

Posted Tuesday June 10, 2014 9:50 AM GMT

She just finished promoting her massive new movie “Maleficent” and already Angelina Jolie is on to the next task- ending sex abuse in war zones.

The “Changeling” actress joined William Hague for the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict in London, England, looking lovely in a cream-colored ensemble.


Angelina Jolie Brings "Maleficent" to China, Talks Brad Pitt Red Carpet Attack

Posted Wednesday June 4, 2014 12:00 PM GMT

Continuing to spread the word about her magical film, Angelina Jolie promoted "Maleficent" in Shanghai, China on Tuesday (June 3).

Rocking her signature all-black look, the 39-year-old stunner posted for a few photos before heading inside to chat with the press about her Disney film, which killed it in the American box office last weekend.


Angelina Jolie: Hanging Up Her Acting Hat?!

Posted Monday June 2, 2014 1:58 PM GMT

She’s one of the biggest draws in the film industry, but Angelina Jolie may not have many more movies on the way.

During her interview with the BBC, the “Maleficent” star hinted that after she’s done playing Cleopatra in an upcoming project she may call it quits.


Angelina Jolie’s “Maleficent” Poster: Shot By Fashion’s Mert & Marcus!

Posted Friday May 30, 2014 12:19 PM GMT

She looks magnificent in the promotional images for “Maleficent,” and it turns out Angelina Jolie got a little boost from legendary fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott.

The legendary lensmen told WWD, “We wanted to try something more bold and graphic, sort of unlike the usual movie posters.”


Beyonce, Lady Gaga & Angelina Jolie Land on Forbes’ Most Powerful Women List

Posted Thursday May 29, 2014 10:31 AM GMT

Every year Forbes takes stock of the lovely ladies who make the world go ‘round, and for 2014 the Most Powerful Women list is chock full of our favorite celebrities.

“Crazy in Love” songstress Beyoncé Knowles came in at #17 while fellow chart-topper Lady Gaga nabbed the #67 spot.