WORK WITH FATHER
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[ July 1st 2001 ]
actress Angelina Jolie has told British tabloid
newspaper News of the World one of the reasons
she accepted the role of Lara Croft in Paramount
Pictures Tomb Raider motion picture was the opportunity
of working with her father, Jon Voight.
dad and I a long time to sort things out, but
the last few years brought us so close that it's
like rediscovering this wonderful father." Jolie
added: "What an absolute gift it was to work with
him on something this special. The fact that he
was playing my father in the film was a godsend.
I've learnt so much from him about life and now
I've learnt even more about acting."
Croft: Tomb Raider exploded across the U.S. June
15th generating $48.2m in ticket sales during
its opening weekend before being displaced as
Americas most popular film by The Fast and the
Furious. U.K audiences will finally see the Core
Design action hero strutting her stuff Friday