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Jolie Is Maleficent's Saving Grace

Revisionist take on Sleeping Beauty divides critics

(Newser) - Maleficent, Disney's new revisionist take on Sleeping Beauty, opens this weekend, and critics seem to agree on one thing: Angelina Jolie is stunning in the title role. But they're divided on how good the movie around her actually is—it's currently scoring 47% on Rotten Tomatoes . Here'... More »

'Prankster' Attacks Brad Pitt at Premiere

Ukrainian who pranked Will Smith, Bradley Cooper strikes again

(Newser) - Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie appeared unfazed last night after a man jumped over a barrier and allegedly hit Pitt in the face at the Hollywood premiere of Maleficent; police said the man "came into physical contact" with the actor, per ABC News. Guards hauled the man—later identified... More »

Angelina Jolie: Why I Never Thought I'd Fall in Love

Or have kids, for that matter, she reveals in 'Elle' interview

(Newser) - Angelina Jolie has a fiance and six kids , but that's not how she always pictured her life turning out, she tells Elle in a cover interview for the June issue. "I never thought I’d have children, I never thought I’d be in love, I never thought... More »

Movie Pays 4-Year-Old Brangelina Kid Big Bucks

Vivienne Jolie-Pitt snags sizable paycheck for 'Maleficent'

(Newser) - Good thing Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt had daughter Vivienne Jolie-Pitt, because otherwise how in the world would they ever pay the rent? The 4-year-old, who recently snagged a role in mom's upcoming movie Maleficent, will be making $3,000 per week—or, to put it more simply, "... More »

2 More Jolie-Pitt Kids Join Mom in Movie

Pax and Zahara will appear in 'Maleficent'

(Newser) - And the nepotism on the set of Disney's Maleficent continues: Two more of Brangelina's brood have been cast in the film starring their mother. Vivienne Jolie-Pitt, 4, had already been cast as the younger version of Elle Fanning's Princess Aurora, and now a source tells Us her... More »

Brangelina Kid, 4, Lands Movie Role

Vivienne Jolie-Pitt to play young princess in 'Maleficent'

(Newser) - If you want to be an actress when you grow up, it probably helps to have Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie as your parents. Their 4-year-old daughter Vivienne has scored her first movie role, alongside mom. Jolie is playing the title role in Maleficent, a reworking of the Sleeping Beauty... More »

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