Angelina Jolie is sometimes referred to as Hollywood royalty, seeing how she’s the daughter of Hollywood actor Jon Voight, but she wasn’t someone who grew up in a fairytale castle. Jolie made it clear that she had a difficult relationship with her father.
Her Oscar-winning father left her and her family, which included her mother Marcheline Bertrand and her brother James Haven, when she was just “an infant,” per The Hollywood Reporter. Jolie was skeptical about her ability to create a life and a family on her own. She told Elle in 2014, “I never thought I’d have children, I never thought I’d be in love, I never thought I’d meet the right person. Having come from a broken home — you kind of accept that certain things feel like a fairytale, and you just don’t look for them.”
Jolie also did everything she could to distance herself from her father, including this one move that a lot of children of famous Hollywood stars would never dare of doing themselves. Jolie didn’t regret it. Keep scrolling below.