Cambodia, Zahara from Ethiopia, and Pax from Vietnam, as well as one biological child, Shiloh.
While filming Tomb Raider in poverty-stricken Cambodia, Jolie became personally aware of worldwide humanitarian crises. She has travelled to different refugee camps around the world and has donated millions. UNHCR named her a Goodwill Ambassador on August 27, 2001 at UNHCR headquarters in Geneva.
Her Role As Lara CroftLara Croft in a movie that was a huge international success, earning $275 million worldwide, and started her reputation as a female action star. "Angelina Jolie was born to play Lara Croft." Jolie reprised her role as Lara Croft in Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life in 2003. The sequel, while not as lucrative as the original, earned $156 million at the international box-office.
The casting of Jolie was controversial among many fans of the Tomb Raider series, who felt she was physically inappropriate to play the heroine; others complained about an American actress being hired to play a British character. Before Jolie had the role, a number of other actresses were waiting for the part.
Her more famous movies
- Changeling (2008) as Christine Collins
- Wanted (2008) as Fox
- Kung Foo Panda (2008) as Master Tigress (voice)
- Beowulf (2007) as Grendel's mother
- The Good Sheperd (2006) as Clover Wilson
- Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005) as Jane Smith
- Alexander (2004/2005) as Olympias
- Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004) as Francesca "Franky" Cook
- Taking Lives (2004) as Illeana
- Beyond Borders (2003) as Sarah Jordan
- Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003) as Lara Croft
- Life or Something Like It (2002) as Lanie Kerrigan
- Original Sin (2001) as Julia Russell
- Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) as Lara Croft
- Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000) as Sara 'Sway' Wayland
- Girl, Interrupted (1999) as Lisa Rowe
- The Bone Collector (1999) as Amelia Donaghy
- Pushing Tin (1999) as Mary Bell
- Playing by Heart (1998) as Joan
- Gia (1998) as Gia Marie Carangi
- Playing God (1997) as Claire
- Foxfire (1996) as Margret "Legs" Sadovsky
- Hackers (1995) as Kate Libby/'Acid Burn'
- Angelina Jolie at Internet Movie Database
- Angelina Jolie at Yahoo! Movies
- UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie
- Angelina Jolie's Refugee Journals
- Journey Through Eastern Congo, narrated by Jolie herself
- angelinajolie.com Fansite
- souliejolie.com Fansite