Angelina Jolie

  • Angelina Jolie's children to appear in Cleopatra? July 20, 2014

    London: Superstar Angelina Jolie has reportedly landed roles for all of her six children in 'Cleopatra', which will also see her appear opposite fiancé Brad Pitt. The 39-year-old actress and Pitt had previously said that they did not want their brood - Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, and five-year-old twins Vivienne and...
  • Universal acquires Jolie-Pitt film project 'By the Sea' July 19, 2014

    Reuters: Universal Pictures said on Friday it has acquired worldwide rights to Angelina Jolie's next film project, "By the Sea," written and to be directed by the actress who will also co-star and co-produce the drama with partner Brad Pitt. It will be Jolie's third directing effort, after Bosnian war drama...
  • Shocking video of Angelina Jolie from 'dark' heroin addiction days resurfaces; the actress to sue a tabloid July 14, 2014

    If reports are anything to go by Angelina Jolie has taken legal action against The Daily Mail for publishing a video which was taken about 15 years back. The man who shot the footage, a former drug dealer named Franklin Meyer, alleges Jolie was one of his clients and the...
  • Angelina Jolie pays tribute to 'Unbroken' inspiration Zamperini July 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie, who directed the 2014 film 'Unbroken' based on the life of Louis Zamperini, former Olympic runner and World War II hero, says of his passing - "It is a loss impossible to describe". Zamperini, whose life is the subject of Jolie-directed movie 'Unbroken', died at the...
  • Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt enjoy solo date June 30, 2014

    Los Angeles: After a gruelling promotion of the hit Disney flick 'Maleficent', Angelina Jolie and fiance Brad Pitt finally got some alone time together. The couple enjoyed a romantic date night, sans their six kids, on June 28, at Ago Restaurant in West Hollywood, Jolie, 39, and Pitt, 50, held hands as...
  • Brad Pitt and Jolie build skateboard park for daughter Shiloh June 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie and fiance Brad Pitt built their daughter Shiloh, her own private skateboard park in the backward of their house here. The couple, who have six children, hired a team of builders to construct the huge facility with a series of ramps, dips and metal grinds in...
  • 'Dame' Angelina Jolie seeks Namibian citizenship? June 19, 2014

    London: Actress and philanthropist Angelina Jolie is reportedly in talks to acquire citizenship of Namibia so that she can use her new title - honorary dame - from Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. The "Tomb Raider" actress was named an honorary dame in the monarch's Birthday Honours List recently for her humanitarian...
  • Queen Elizabeth II makes Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie an honorary dame June 15, 2014

    London: Angelina Jolie can add royal recognition to Hollywood stardom. The Oscar-winning actress has been named an honorary dame - the female version of a knight - by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. Jolie, a United Nations special envoy, received the honor on Friday for her work combating sexual violence in war...
  • Angelina Jolie calls Ang Lee 'Taiwanese', angers Chinese fans June 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie has become a target for Chinese film fans after questioning director Ang Lee's links to their nation in a media interview. The 39-year-old was promoting her new movie 'Maleficent', which is set to open in China later this month, when she was asked to name her...
  • Cruel scene in 'Maleficent' is a metaphor for rape: Angelina Jolie June 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor-director Angelina Jolie has compared a brutal scene in her latest movie 'Maleficent' to rape. Addressing more than 300 government dignitaries at the London-hosted Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, UN Special Envoy Jolie has been asked about the scene in the film, in which the titular...
  • Angelina Jolie, UK's Hague, vow action against sexual violence in war June 11, 2014

    Reuters: Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie and British Foreign Secretary William Hague vowed on Tuesday to ensure the world's first summit on ending sexual violence in conflict resulted in practical action to punish those responsible and help victims. Up to 1,200 government ministers, military and judicial officials and activists from up to...
  • Is Angelina Jolie planning to retire after playing Cleopatra? June 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie is set to play Cleopatra in a new adaptation of the Egyptian ruler's life story and has hinted that it could be her last ever film role. She is in line to take on the part of the iconic Egyptian queen in an Eric Roth-scripted movie,...
  • Brad Pitt slams red carpet 'nutter' attacker June 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Brad Pitt described a Ukrainian prankster who attacked him last week as a "nutter," in his first public comments on the incident on a Hollywood red carpet. In an exclusive statement to People magazine, he described how Vitalii Sediuk, 25, dived at his crotch while the megastar was...
  • Angelina Jolie thrilled at the box office success of 'Maleficent' June 3, 2014

    Shanghai: Actress Angelina Jolie said Tuesday she was thrilled her latest film 'Maleficent', a modern retelling of the life of Sleeping Beauty's arch-nemesis, had debuted at the top of the box office. 'Maleficent' raked in nearly USD 70 million in North America over the past weekend. The movie not only casts...
  • 'Maleficent' casts $70 million spell over box office, halts 'X-Men' uprising June 2, 2014

    Reuters: "Maleficent," Walt Disney's special-effects laden take on "Sleeping Beauty's" wicked fairy godmother, captivated moviegoers, collecting $70 million in ticket sales to win the North American weekend box office stakes. The movie starring Angelina Jolie as the black-robed villain finished far ahead of last week's winner, "X-Men: Days of Future Past,"...
  • George Clooney will marry first: Angelina Jolie June 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie says her fiancé and actor Brad Pitt's newly-engaged close friend and actor George Clooney will walk down the aisle before them. The "Maleficent" star has been engaged to Pitt for over two years, but believes that the newly-engaged "Gravity" star will marry his fiancee Amal Alamuddin...
  • No plans of getting married at the moment, nothing is ready: Angelina Jolie on her impending wedding to Brad Pitt June 1, 2014

    London: Actress Angelina Jolie admits she finds it tough to protect her children from films and videos with "drugs or nudity". The 'Maleficent' star, who raises Maddox, 12, Pax, 10, Zahara, nine, Shiloh, seven, five-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne with fiance Brad Pitt, said she does not want them to grow up...
  • 'Maleficent' review: It is beset with an overly busy plot, abrupt changes in tone May 30, 2014

    Cast: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, Imelda Staunton Director: Robert Stromberg Putting a revisionist spin on one of its own animated hits, Disney places the wicked witch front and centre in Maleficent, revealing the real reason she put a curse on the innocent princess in Sleeping Beauty. Decked out in flowing...
  • 'Maleficent' tweet review: You'll fall for the deliciously evil Angelina Jolie, film's appealing visuals May 31, 2014

    New Delhi: With Angelina Jolie performing 'Maleficent' one of the first key acting roles in years, the expectations from her fans and critics are obviously high. As the actress had said in one of her interviews that she wanted to perform something 'silly' and 'crazy' to offset some of...
  • Brad Pitt gets restraining order against Ukrainian prankster May 30, 2014

    Reuters: Police on Thursday issued a restraining order against the Ukrainian prankster who struck actor Brad Pitt in the face as he signed autographs at the Los Angeles premiere of "Maleficent," the new Disney film starring Pitt's partner Angelina Jolie. Pitt, 50, sought an emergency protective order against 25-year-old Vitalii Sediuk...
  • Jonny Lee Miller is still a great friend: Angelina Jolie on her ex-husband May 29, 2014

    London: Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has revealed that she looks back fondly on her time with ex-husband Jonny Lee Miller. The 38-year-old actress married Miller in 1996, after meeting him on the set of their movie 'Hackers', reported Digital Spy. When asked in an interview what feeling the techno-thriller gives...
  • Brad Pitt attacked at 'Maleficent' premiere May 29, 2014

    Los Angeles: A man was led away in handcuffs after attacking Brad Pitt on the red carpet at the Hollywood premiere of the movie 'Maleficent.' Pitt was apparently unhurt and soon resumed signing autographs. Witnesses saw the man from the fan area jump over a barrier to the red carpet at...
  • Angelina Jolie's a fun hero-villain in 'Maleficent' May 28, 2014

    Maybe it's too soon to say the tide has shifted definitively. But it's certainly been a unique time for fairy-tale villains. After hundreds of years of moral clarity, suddenly we're getting a new look at these evil creatures, who are actually turning out to be complex beings, and not that bad...
  • Angelina Jolie takes the vile out of villain in 'Maleficent' May 28, 2014

    Reuters: Angelina Jolie, in taking her first major acting role in years, wanted something "crazy and silly" to counter the more serious parts of her life and her idea of fun was to play a baddie who looks pretty darn scary to children. Maleficent is a villain, and one of Disney's...
  • Angelina Jolie and her kids spent three nights sleeping at Taronga Zoo May 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie said that she and her six children spent three nights sleeping at Taronga Zoo in Sydney during their visit to Australia. The Hollywood's power couple can pretty much sleep wherever they like, but Jolie and her partner Brad Pitt are also famous for doing things differently...
  • Neither Brad Pitt nor I want our children to be actors, says Angelina Jolie May 21, 2014

    London: Actress Angelina Jolie found it difficult being mean to daughter Vivienne in 'Maleficent'. The 38-year-old actress, who plays the titular villain in the re-imagining of Walt Disney's 1959 'Sleeping Beauty', worked opposite her five-year-old daughter who was cast as the young Princess Aurora, reported Contactmusic. "It's not easy. I...
  • Angelina Jolie: Surgery was 'right choice' for family May 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie says having a double mastectomy last year was 'the right choice' for her family. She also wants to tell her story to inspire women across the globe. The 'Maleficent' actress underwent the preventative procedure in February 2013 after being told she had high chance of getting...