The Hollywood actress took her first steps in show business as a model and took part in the video of an Italian singer.
Angelina Jolie is one of the most famous women in Hollywood today. The general public, especially international, got to know her in the early 90s, thanks to the film “Girl, Interrupted” (“Girl, Interrupted”).interrupted girls“) since 1999. Her portrayal of Lisa Rowe, a young woman with personality disorders, won her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
But few people know about it first steps in the world of entertainment and many are surprised to learn that one of the first times Jolie was in front of video cameras was in Italy, in a video for one of the most famous songs of Italian music.
Angelina Jolie in the video of the famous Italian singer
Jolie is the daughter of two actors, Jon Voight and Marcheline Bertrand. Daughter of art, she had her own first experience on the big screen at the age of sevenin a small role in Looking for a Way Out (1982), which also starred his father.
After this brief debut, Angelina decided to enroll at the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute and study to improve her acting skills. In the meantime, she also continued various experiences as a model. Among others, at the age of 16, young Jolie was chosen for the project by a very famous Italian artist.
On this occasion, Angelina Jolie lent her face to the lead character in the ‘Tide’ videosong Antonello Venditti belonging 1991.
The song subsequently became a great success and became one of the most famous pieces in Venditti’s repertoire. Some unedited takes and other oddities from the footage high tide also been affected Mosaic Music Video Awardsan event that has been taking place in Ravenna since 2017 and one of the most important international events dedicated to the world of video clips.
In those years, Angelina Jolie had several contacts with the Italian pop scene. The Hollywood actress was, in fact, very close to getting role in the 1994 Italian film “Jolly Blu”, which tells about the origin of the group 883.. Jolie was then abandoned and Alessia Merz, an Italian actress, was chosen in her place.
Thanks to these experiences, the name of Angelina Jolie is becoming more and more famous in the Hollywood environment. The actress sees herself in a number of minor roles and achieves unexpected success with viewers and critics with the TV movie “Already(1998), which tells about the tragic life of model Gia Carangi.
This performance allowed her to win the first golden globe and brought her to the attention as a young actress to be watched at the time. In fact, just a year later, Ragazze Interrotte comes out and Jolie achieves worldwide success.