Angelina Jolie is one of the most searched and talented Hollywood actresses. The newly wed wife of long time partner, Brad Pitt is not just known for her acting but looks and social work as well. The actress with pout lips has got the oomph factor that can make men go on their knees for her.
We all wish to know more and more about the 39-year-old actress. There are some interesting things about Angelina Jolie which are worth knowing. Did you know Angelina Jolie used to cut herself when she was under depression.
It is hard to make out that the actress with a smile face has gone through depression. As a teenager, Angelina became depressed when she could not get modeling assignments. At the peak of her depression she started to cut herself with sharp objects. As she herself says, "For some reason, the ritual of having cut myself and feeling the pain, maybe feeling alive, feeling some kind of release, it was somehow therapeutic to me."
We decided to take a look at the interesting facts about Angelina Jolie which you must know.
Interesting Facts About Angelina Jolie:
Angelina started modeling at the age of 14. She played real-life supermodel, Gia Carangi in the HBO biopic "Gia," which was Jolie's first breakthrough role.
Angelina suffered from depression in the 90s. Thus she started to cut herself with sharp objects. As she herself says, "For some reason, the ritual of having cut myself and feeling the pain, maybe feeling alive, feeling some kind of release, it was somehow therapeutic to me."
Wanted To Become A Funeral Director
When she was just 14, Angelina who was attending classes in theatre, dropped out and wanted to become, no not an actress, but a funeral director! She said, "I lost my grandfather and was very upset with his funeral. I thought I could do better, so I got a home course when I was about 14."
Her Childhood Crush
When she was young, she had a huge crush on Dr.Spock from Star Trek.
A Licensed Pilot
Did you know Angelina Jolie is a licensed pilot and also owns a plane! Angelina has a single-engine Cirrus SR-22 aircraft.
Angelina who is an American by birth is a citizen of USA, Cambodia and Bosnia and HerzeGovina. She was awarded Camdodia citizenship for her charity work and was made an honorary Sarajevo citizen for her film, In The Land Of Blood And Honey.
Another interesting thing to know about Angelina Jolie is, the sultry queen with pout lips has appeared in the song, Anybody Seen My Baby by The Rolling Stones, an English rock band. She played a stripper in the video. She has also featured in many other music videos like Meat Loaf's "Rock & Roll Dreams Come Through," Antonello Venditti's "Alta Marea," Lenny Kravitz's "Stand by My Woman" and The Lemonheads' "It's About Time" to name a few.