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Angelina was born under the official name Voight, Angelina Jolie on June 4th, 1975. Known to her close friends as Angie, she has been a credited actor since the 1997 film Playing God.
Angelina Jolie is a bankable leading actor on the silver screen. She has starred in nine films including the 2014 action film Maleficent as the character Maleficent, the 2010 action movie Salt playing Evelyn Salt and the 2008 drama release Changeling cast as Christine Collins.
Angelina has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in eighteen films including: the 2011 action film Kung Fu Panda 2 as the character Tigress, the 2010 action movie The Tourist playing Elise Clifton-Ward and the 2008 action release Kung Fu Panda cast as Tigress.
Angelina Jolie has earned salaries up to $20,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2014 action film Maleficent, which brought in $240,000,000 at the box office.
Angelina Jolie has directed on numerous occassions including: In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011). In 2011 Angelina Jolie produced her first movie, the drama film In the Land of Blood and Honey. Since then she went on to produce three movies including: Maleficent (2014) and By the Sea (2015) .
Angelina is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least one hundred and ninety-four magazines, captured in more than sixty pictorials, interviewed in over twenty-seven publications and featured in ninety-three magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least one book.She has been the subject of at least two biographical films.
As an actor Angelina Jolie has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first Oscar was for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her portrayal of Lisa Rowe in the 1999 film Girl, Interrupted. Angelina Jolie was also nominated for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Christine Collins in the 2008 movie Changeling .