Occupation:Activist, Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
Hometown:Los Angeles, CA
Birthday:June 4, 1975
Angelina Jolie is an American actress, writer, producer, director and humanitarian from Los Angeles. The daughter of actor Jon Voight, Jolie started acting at a young age and made her debut in the film Lookin’ to Get Out in 1982. By the late 1990s, she was working steadily in high-profile projects, and in 1999 she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her work in the film Girl, Interrupted. Since then, she has starred in a range of films, including large-scale action (the Lara Croft films, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Salt) and drama (A Mighty Heart, Changeling). She made her feature directorial debut in 2011 with the film In the Land of Blood and Honey. Her other directorial credits include the films Unbroken and By the Sea. She is also an outspoken advocate for a variety of humanitarian causes around the world.