Angelina Jolie Dishes on Everything—Life, Work, and Family
Angelina Jolie spills all of the details to Vogue about her globetrotting family, her health, her humanitarian work, and her evolving Hollywood career. In the spirit of her latest film, By the Sea, which she wrote and directed (and stars in with husband Brad Pitt), Jolie discusses taking risks, defying norms, and always taking time for her family. We can’t get enough of this phenomenal woman. Scroll through for some of our favourite Jolie quotes.
Now, having gone through menopause, Jolie tells Vogue, “I feel grounded as a woman. I know others do too. Both of the women in my family, my mother and my grandmother [who both succumbed to ovarian cancer] started dying in their 40s. I’m 40. I can’t wait to hit 50 and know I made it.” “It really connected me to other women,” says Jolie about her decision to go public about her preventative double mastectomy.
“Seeing Pax get extra-nervous about which shirt he is going to wear when he meets Aung San Suu Kyi, I get very moved,” she tells Vogue. “He rightfully doesn’t get nervous going to a movie premiere; he gets nervous going to meet her.” “I schedule individual time with each of the kids like a crazy person,” Jolie says.