- Angelina Jolie may be a private person but lately, the screen star has been getting a lot of press about her personal life.
- Wearing Oscar de la Renta on Harper’s BAZAAR magazine cover, Jolie speaks on Her Parenting Style, Being Unpopular in School, and Dealing with Her Emotional Scars
- The Oscar Award Winning Actress Reveals Her Kids Have ‘Been Through a Lot,’ Mentions Brad Pitt in ‘Harper’s Bazaar’
Angelina Jolie is on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar magazine’s December/January issue.
As she covers the December 2019/January 2020 issue of Harper’s BAZAAR, she discusses freedom, her aspirations to explore, and her hopes for the coming year.
Here’s what the 44-year-old actress, director, and humanitarian had to share with the mag…
On finding a true self
“The part of us that is free, wild, open, curious can get shut down by life. By pain or by harm. My children know my true self, and they have helped me to find it again and to embrace it. They have been through a lot. I learn from their strength. As parents, we encourage our kids to embrace all that they are, and all that they know in their hearts to be right, and they look back at us and want the same for us.”
On how she handles being misunderstood
“I have a tattoo, ‘A prayer for the wild at heart kept in cages.’ I got it when I was 20. I was with my mom one evening, and I was feeling lost. I was restless—always. I still am. We were driving to dinner, and she talked about spending time with Tennessee Williams and how much she loved his words. She told me he wrote that, about the wild at heart. We drove to a tattoo parlor, and I got it inked on my left arm. What she did for me that night was to remind me that the wild within me is alright and a part of me.”
On her desire to live outside of the USA
Speaking about wanting to live abroad, she revealed that she ‘would love’ to live abroad at some point in the near She said:
“I would love to live abroad and will do so as my children turn 18,” Angelina revealed to Harper’s Bazaar. “Right now I’m having to base where their father chooses to live.”
The mother of five who shares joint custody with her ex-husband, Brad Pitt is the cover star for the final issue of 2019 of Harper Bazaar magazine. For the feature, she is candid about a number of issues.