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[ December 8th 2000 ]
to The Daily Mail, Angelina Jolie revealed what
she went through to become the incarnation Lara
never really worn tight clothes like these," she
said, referring to Laraís distinctive tight t-shirts
and shorts. Getting into character, Jolie underwent
a strict physical regime in order to match the
characterís sleek proportions. "In my first week
here they took away cigarettes, alcohol and bread,
but Iíve never eaten so much in my life. Iíve
done months of training and Iíve gained weight
and I finally feel like a woman."
worked with Oscar-winning costume designer Lindy
Hemming on perfecting the right look for the character.
"Thereís sort of a mystical feeling about Lara
Croft that we had to bring out in the way it looks.
But Laraís not sitting there, ready for action
every minute, so for one of the most hair-raising
sequences sheís in silky menís style pyjamas that
are quite alluring."