Angelina Jolie’s Early Red Carpet Appearance When She Was Just 16

Angelina JolieShe is today one of the most well-known actresses in Hollywood. Jolie is no stranger in the spotlight, having starred in blockbuster movies and humanitarian work. However, she wasn’t always a big movie star; let’s take a look at one of her very first red carpet appearances. 

Jolie’s First Red Carpet Appearance With Dad Jon Voight

Acting is Jolie’s family business. Jolie’s parents, Marcheline Bertrand, and Academy Award-winner Jon Voight, are actors. This meant that red carpets weren’t a big deal to her young self. 

Jolie frequently appeared by her father’s side on red carpets, even attending the 1986 and 1988 Oscars ceremonies with Voight and her brother James. One of her most memorable appearances came at the reopening stage show. Tru1991 

Jolie’s style has stayed the same over the years: classic and understated. The 16-year-old Jolie wore a gray suit and silk camisole for the show. She accessorized with a pearl- and diamond necklace. 

HOLLYWOOD, CA – APRIL 9: Actor Jon Voight arrives at the Re-Opening of “Tru” with his daughter Angelina Jolie on April 9, 1991 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Vinnie Zuffante/Archive Photos/Getty images)

While Jolie was a familiar presence at her father’s events, it wasn’t long before she started stepping out on her own. A 1997 solo appearance at the Cable Ace Awards showed people Jolie’s new grown-up look, with dramatic eye makeup and slicked-back hair. 

11/15/97 Los Angeles, Ca. Angelina Jolie, the daughter of John Voit at the Cable Ace Awards held at the Wiltern Theatre.

The Actress’ Successful Career

The actress scored her first leading role in 1993, working regularly and even winning a Golden Globe, Her breakthrough performance was in 1998 in HBO’s Gia. Jolie was able to take her talents to new heights. The actress has starred in big-budget action films, voiced animated characters in children’s movies, and even won an Oscar for her performance in the 2000 movie Girl Interrupted

She’s also had her share of tabloid headlines. Jolie has been in several high-profile relationships with co-stars. The actress’ first marriage was to HackersJohnny Lee Miller, Johnny Lee Miller’s costar in 1996. They split three years later and Jolie moved on to a new co-star, Billy Bob Thornton. The two got married in 2000 and became a favorite tabloid topic after they started wearing vials of each other’s blood around their necks. 

Jonny Lee Miller and Angelina Jolie in a scene from the film ‘Hackers’, 1995. (Photo by United Artists/Getty Images).

Jolie and Thornton split in 2003. Jolie was soon linked with Brad Pitt. The pair publicly announced their relationship in 2006 but didn’t get married until 2014. They announced their separation on June 16, 2016. The couple is legally single but the divorce proceedings are ongoing. The couple share six children, three biological and three adoptive. 

Jolie has enjoyed a long and successful career in Hollywood. It was full of awards and commercial success. Her first paparazzi pictures from red carpet events show just how much she’s grown; as an actress, a humanitarian, and a person.

More News from Suggest

Angelina Jolie Has A New Rumored Celebrity Suitor And It’s Not The Weeknd

Angelina Jolie’s Kids Make Red Carpet Appearance And Shiloh Steals The Show

Angelina Jolie Shares Rare Instagram Photo Of Daughters ‘Summer Reading’