This was the true life story of supermodel Gia Carangi, depicting a world of sex, drugs and emotional drama.
Carangi became involved with drugs and because of her needle-using habits she became one of the first celebrities to die of AIDS at the age of 26.
Angelina Jolie is living legend, her acting talent and her input in our society deserves appraisal.
Though being young, Jolie has already received three Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and an Academy Award. Angelina Jolie Voight was born in Los Angeles, California, on June 4, 1975 to Oscar-winning actors Jon Voight and Marcheline Bertrand. She’s the god-daughter of Jacqueline Bisset and Maximilian Schell.
Vanessa Vance from noted, “Angelina Jolie is fierce in her portrayal — filling the part with nerve, charm, and desperate.” In accordance with Lee Strasberg’s method of acting Jolie reportedly preferred to stay in character in between scenes during many of her early films, and as a result had gained a reputation for being difficult to deal with.
So while shooting , she told her then-husband Jonny Lee Miller that she wouldn’t be able to phone him.
She’s of Slovak and German origin on her father’s side and of French Canadian on her mother’s side.
She is said to be part Iroquois, though her farther once claimed Bertrand is “not seriously Iroquois,” and that they merely said it to enhance his ex-wife’s exotic background.
Jolie’s mother survived on a more modest income, and Jolie often wore second-hand clothes.
“I’d tell him: ‘I’m alone; I’m dying; I’m gay; I’m not going to see you for weeks.” Jolie stopped acting for a while after shooting , because she felt that she had “nothing else to give.” During this time she enrolled at New York University to study filmmaking and attended writing classes.
Jolie returned as Gloria Mc Neary in the 1998 gangster movie , as part of an ensemble all-star cast that included Sean Connery, Gillian Anderson, Ryan Phillippe and Jon Stewart.
In 1997 Jolie also played a stripper in the Rolling Stones music video for the song ‘Anybody Seen My Baby?
’ , Jolie had also acted in five student films for the USC School of Cinema, all directed by her brother, James Haven.