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Angelina Jolie, [[KnightFever DCMG]] (born Angelina Jolie Voight, June 4, 1975) is an American actress and Goodwill Ambassador for the UN Refugee Agency. She is the daughter of actors Jon Voight and Marcheline Bertrand.

She has received three Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and an AcademyAward. Jolie has promoted humanitarian causes throughout the world, and is noted for her work with refugees through UNHCR. She has been cited as one of the world's most beautiful women and her off-screen life is widely reported. She has been married (and divorced) twice, to actors Creator/JonnyLeeMiller and Billy Bob Thornton, and is currently in a long-term relationship with actor Creator/BradPitt. She and Pitt have six children: Maddox, Zahara, Pax, Shiloh, Knox and Vivienne. She has multiple tattoos, several of which she has had removed or covered over the years, most notably her "Billy Bob" and dragon tattoos. She has also been very open and honest about her "wild child" past and her bisexuality.

She is known for her varied roles (though she does tend to be cast as strong female characters, usually [[ActionGirl Action Girls as of late]]) and her critically acclaimed acting, including winning an Oscar for her role in ''Girl, Interrupted.'' Unfortunately, her incredible acting skills and charity work tend to be overshadowed by (usually false and malicious) rumours, her personal life, her estrangement from her father (they couldn't be more different), and, more recently, her relationship with fellow actor Creator/BradPitt. Her career started off very quietly, with a lot of independent movies and low-popularity fare (which featured a ton of nudity and a lot of Wild Child-type parts), before a big break (in ''Girl, Interrupted'') got her an Award nomination and mainstream credibility. Unlike many actresses, she continued to do nude work well after she hit big.

She has recently become highly active in efforts to end sexual violence in conflict, heading up a major summit on the issue held in London.

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!! '''Her films:'''

* ''Lookin' To Get Out'' (1982)
* ''{{Cyborg 2}}'' (1993)
* ''WithoutEvidence'' (1995)
* ''{{Hackers}}'' (1995)
* ''Love Is All There Is'' (1996)
* ''Mojave Moon'' (1996)
* ''Foxfire'' (1996)
* ''True Women'' (1997)
* ''GeorgeWallace'' (1997)
* ''Playing God'' (1997)
* ''{{Gia}}'' (1998)
* ''Hell's Kitchen'' (1998)
* ''Playing By Heart'' (1998)
* ''PushingTin'' (1998)
* ''Film/TheBoneCollector'' (1999)
* ''[[GirlInterrupted Girl, Interrupted]]'' (1999)
* ''[[Film/GoneInSixtySeconds2000 Gone In 60 Seconds]]'' (2000)
* ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'' (2001)
* ''Original Sin'' (2001)
* ''Life or Something Like It'' (2002)
* ''[[Film/LaraCroftTombRaider Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life]]'' (2003)
* ''Beyond Borders'' (2003)
* ''TakingLives'' (2004)
* ''WesternAnimation/SharkTale'' (voice-over) (2004)
* ''Film/SkyCaptainAndTheWorldOfTomorrow'' (2004)
* ''The Fever'' (cameo) (2004)
* ''Film/{{Alexander}}'' (2004)
* ''[[MrAndMrsSmith Mr. & Mrs. Smith]]'' (2005)
* ''TheGoodShepherd'' (2006)
* ''Film/AMightyHeart'' (2007)
* ''Film/{{Beowulf}}'' (motion capture and voice-over) (2007)
* ''WesternAnimation/KungFuPanda'' (voice-over) (2008)
* ''Film/{{Wanted}}'' (2008)
* ''Film/{{Changeling}}'' (2008)
* ''Film/{{Salt}}'' (2010)
* ''TheTourist'' (2010)
* ''WesternAnimation/KungFuPanda2'' (voice-over) (2011)
* ''Film/{{Maleficent}}'' (2014)

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!!'''Tropes concerning Angelina Jolie:'''

* ActionGirl: Is well-known for playing them, although it certainly isn't the only type of role she can play. Examples include [[Film/LaraCroftTombRaider Lara Croft]], [[MrAndMrsSmith Jane Smith]], [[{{Salt}} Evelyn Salt]], [[Film/{{Wanted}} Fox]], and {{Film/Maleficent}}.
** '''The''' most bankable ActionGirl in Hollywood history; according to Box Office Mojo, three of the top seven highest-grossing films under its Action Heroine category are Jolie films, and the list doesn't factor in ''Wanted'', in which Jolie had a prominent ActionGirl supporting role and would place fourth on that list if it was included.
* BiTheWay
* {{Biopic}}: Portrayed Gia Marie Carangi in ''{{Gia}}''.
* TheCastShowoff: She notably does many of her own stunts in her movies, such as ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'' and ''{{Salt}}''.
* DyeHard: Her natural hair colour is dark blonde. While she does sometimes appear in films with blonde hair, she's best known for dying her hair various shades of brunette.
* FascinatingEyebrow: She's a master of this when the role requires it. ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'' is a good example.
* FakeBrit: Has put on English accents for her roles in the two ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'' movies, ''TheTourist'', ''Film/SkyCaptainAndTheWorldOfTomorrow'', and ''Film/{{Maleficent}}''.
* HollywoodHypeMachine: A major success story. It got behind her around ''GirlInterrupted'' and hasn't stopped since, and shows few signs of faltering.
* HowlOfSorrow: She is very, ''very'' good at this when the role calls for it, especially in ''AMightyHeart''.
* KnightFever: She has been awarded an honorary damehood by the British government for "services to UK foreign policy and the campaign to end warzone sexual violence". As she is an American citizen, this does ''not'' make her Dame Angelina.
* MayDecemberRomance: When she was married to Billy Bob Thornton (who is twenty years her senior). Brad Pitt is eleven years her senior.
* MsFanservice: She is one of the most prolific actresses in Hollywood history for showing her naked body in film - easily one of the most nude "mainstream" stars. ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'', ''Film/{{Wanted}}'' are recent examples. Her early work adds up to the point where she has more movies where she got naked than ones where she didn't.
* NeverLiveItDown: She and Billy Bob Thornton's bizarre habit of wearing vials of each other's blood around their necks during their marriage (which they destroyed when it ended).
* RealLifeRelative: Made her film debut alongside her dad, Jon Voight, in ''Lookin' to Get Out''. They later co-starred as father and daughter in ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider''. Her youngest daughter Vivienne is also set to appear alongside her in the upcoming ''Maleficent''.
* RomanceOnTheSet: With both of her husbands (Jonny Lee Miller in ''Film/{{Hackers}}''; Billy Bob Thornton in ''Pushing Tin'') and her fiancÚ (Creator/BradPitt in ''Film/MrAndMrsSmith'').
* StarMakingRole: As Lisa Rowe in ''GirlInterrupted''.
* TypeCasting: She's famous and talented enough to get any role she wants, but audiences tend to only buy her as a FemmeFatale or ActionGirl. She's done several other character types, but they rarely do well at the box office.

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