Wednesday, September 21, 2016


Angelina Jolie Voight was born in Los Angeles, California on June 4, 1975 to Jon Voight and Marcheline Bertrand.  Film actor James Haven is her brother and singer and songwriter Chip is her uncle.  Her parents divorced one year after she was born.  Her mother Marcheline and her filmmaker live-in lover Bill Day got primary custody of Angelina Jolie and James Haven.  Angelina Jolie was estranged with her father Jon Voight for a significant portion of her life causing her to drop Voight from her name legally in favor of her middle name of Jolie.  Mercheline Bertrand and Bill Day relocated to Palisades, New York where she enrolled at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute before returning to Los Angeles, California.  A troubled punk rocker teenager, she attended Beverly Hills High School before switching to an alternative school Moreno High School.  Upon graduating, Angelina Jolie first aspired to be a funeral director before choosing to become an actress.  Though she started her acting career in 1991, her first professional acting job was at age eighteen in the film Cyborg 2.  Since then, she never needed to look back.
Angeliana Jolie married Jonny Lee Miller in 1996 and she divorced him in 2000.  Her second spouse was Billy Bob Thornton who she was married to from 2000 to 2003.  She was a single woman from 2003 to 2004 when she first met Brad Pitt on the set of their first movie together entitled Mr. & Mrs. Smith (Has nothing to do with the 1941 film by the same name directed by Alfred Hitchcock which was also about a bored unhappy married couple who isn't assassins hired to kill each other).  Brad Pitt was married to Jennifer Aniston at the time he fell in love with Angelina Jolie while making the film.  Brad Pitt married Jennifer Aniston in 2000 and divorced her in 2005---The same year that Mr. & Mrs. Smith was released to the general public.
What happened next between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie turned out to be the world's longest engagement.  They fell in love in 2005, but didn't marry each other until nine years later on 2014.  Throughout that time, they went through Angelina Jolie getting a preventive double mastectomy and breast reconstruction surgery on February 16, 2013.  Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt also went through the death of Angelina Jolie's film actress birth mother Marcia Lynne "Marcheline" Bertrand who passed away on January 27, 2007 after developing breast cancer, but dying of Ovarian Cancer.  Angelina Jolie's film actor birth father Jonathan Vincent "Jon" Voight (Midnight Cowboy) never remarried.
Angelina Jolie adopted Cambodian born Maddox Chivan Jolie-Pitt (Born August 5, 2001) on March 10, 2002.  Brad Pitt adopted Maddox on early 2006.  Angelina Jolie adopted Ethiopian born Zahara Marley Jolie-Pitt (Born on January 8, 2005) on July 6, 2005.  Brad Pitt adopted Zahara on Early 2006.  Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt was born in Swakopmund, Namibia on May 27, 2006.  Angelina Jolie adopted Vietnamese born Pax Thien Jolie-Pitt (Born November 29, 2003) on March 15, 2007.  Brad Pitt adopted Pax on February 21, 2008.  Fraternal twins  Knox Léon Jolie-Pitt and Vivienne Marcheline Jolie-Pitt was born in Nice, France on (2008-07-12) July 12, 2008.  In total, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie has three daughters and three sons---Three biologic and three adopted.
Not being a citizen of the United Kingdom, but instead being a citizen of the United States of America as well as duel citizenship in Cambodia, Angelina Jolie received honorary Damehood by the British Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George by Queen Elizabeth II.  Most people refer to her as Angelina Jolie instead of Dame Angelina Jolie.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's second film together By the Sea was about an estranged couple on the verge of a divorce goes to a beach side resort in an effort to save their marriage should've been a warning sign that something was in trouble regarding their marriage.  Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt separated and filed for a divorce on September 2016 cited irreconcilable differences.  Divorce court drama will soon follow.  All in Hollywood is in shock that the world's most perfect Hollywood romance is abruptly falling apart. 

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