How much is Angelina Jolie worth ? $100 million
How did Angelina Jolie earn her money and wealth?
Angelina Jolie is a renowned actress, activist, and filmmaker who was born in the month of June in the year 1975 to parents named Jon Voight and Marcheline Bertrand. She has won numerous awards during her career span that include two Screen Actors Guild Awards, an Academy Award as well as three Golden Globe Awards. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the entertainment industry. Her debut into the Hollywood industry began as early as when she was a child and she acted along with her father in the movie “Lookin’ to Get Out” released in the year 1982.
In the year 1993, she started her career as an actress with the low budget movie named “Cyborg 2”. This was followed by her first major film as the lead artist in 1995 movie “Hackers”. The movie “Salt” with Jolie as the lead was a huge success which collected around $300 million for a budget of just $110 million. This particular movie was first written with Tom Cruise in mind. The next movie released in the year 2010, “The Tourist” earned about 75 percent of the total box office in the international scale which was about $280 million.
As per sources, Angelina signed up for a new contract to be the face of the renowned brand “Louis Vuitton” in the year 2011 that earned her around $10 million. Angelina and Brad Pitt together spend more than $10 million each year for the studies and other expenses of their kids. Angelina works on variable pay for each movie that ranges between $7 million to $15 million with just 2 movies per year. Angelina Jolie is also known for her generosity as she gave away more than $7 million as charity to several causes in the year 2009. She has been honored with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award and an honorary damehood of the Order of St Michael and St George (DCMG) for her humanitarian ventures. She is also one of the most influential women in the world as well as in the American film industry.
Her acting in the drama based movies like “A Mighty Heart” and “Changeling” got her the nomination in the category of Best Actress in the Academy Awards. “Maleficent” was her most successful movie commercially that released in the year 2014. She also took turn to screenwriting, direction as well as to production with movies such as “Unbroken”, “In the Land of Blood and Honey” and “First They Killed My Father”.
Angelina Jolie is also a part of the video game series known as Tomb Raider developed after the movie of the same name in which she is portrayed as “Lara Croft”. The game is a hunt for artifacts while fighting the enemies from “The illuminati”. Currently, Angelina Jolie has been contracted to play the iconic “Maleficent” in the upcoming sequel for the same.
What are the highest grossing movies of Angelina Jolie?
1-Maleficent (2014): $241,410,378
2-Kung Fu Panda (Voice) (2008): $215,434,591
3-Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005): $186,336,279
4-Kung Fu Panda 2 (Voice) (2011): $165,249,063
5-Shark Tale (Voice) (2004): $160,861,908
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