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Angelina Jolie‘s double mastectomy was apparently just the beginning. The Oscar winner’s ovaries are coming out too, according to People magazine.
She implied as much in the New York Times op-ed in which she revealed she had a double mastectomy after learning she carries a “faulty” BRCA1 gene.
That trait could dramatically increase her risk for breast and ovarian cancers, which she is determined to prevent, no matter the physical toll.
“I started with the breasts, as my risk of breast cancer is higher than my risk of ovarian cancer, and the surgery is more complex,” the starMore >
The morning after Angelina Jolie published an op-ed in The N.Y. Times that revealed her decision to have a double mastectomy, Brad Pitt has issued a statement.
One in which he praises his life partner in no uncertain terms.
“Having witnessed this decision firsthand, I find Angie’s choice, as well as many others like her, absolutely heroic,” he told London’s Evening Standard.
“I thank our medical team for their care and focus.”
“All I want is for her to have a long and healthy life, with myself and our children,” said Pitt, with whom she has six. “This is a happy day for ourMore >
Angelina Jolie has gone public with her choice to undergo a preventative double mastectomy.
In Tuesday’s New York Times Op-Ed section, Jolie revealed the difficult medical decision she made after discovering she carried the BRCA1 gene which leads to an increased risk in breast and ovarian cancer.
Jolie’s mother, Marcheline Bertrand, passed away at the young age of 56 after battling cancer for over a decade. As Jolie said in her article, We often speak of “Mommy’s mommy,” and I find myself trying to explain the illness that took her away from us. They have asked if the sameMore >
Saint Jolie is doing her humanitarian rounds with the UN.
She set aside her Brad Pitt sparkler for a simple gold band for her trip to Congo and Rwanda.
On the other side of the world however, Ange and Brad’s boys are having a great time playing football inMore >
The Jolie-Pitt clan have finally come out of hiding and their first foray back into the public spotlight involves a trip to Urban Outfitters.
Hollywood A-lister, the 37-year-old Angelina Jolie was seen with Zahara and Pax in tow, leaving the new family earner Vivienne Pitt-Jolie back at home.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s 4 year-old daughter, the little charming blonde Vivienne raked in $3,000 a week for appearing alongside her mom’s upcoming film “Maleficent.”
Obviously shopping for bigger-sized duds, Pax was rocking a skater look and Zahara was all hip in leopard-print leggings andMore >
Brad Pitt assured fans Thursday that he is planning on marrying Angelina Jolie … even while offering no details on when and where it will take place.
In London to promote his new film Killing Them Softly, the 48-year-old star gamely fielded questions about wedding plans with his gorgeous fiancee.
“No plans yet, other than we are going to do it,” Pitt said, adding that despite his steadfast desire to marry her, “I plan very little as I get older.”
Insiders say Pitt and Jolie’s nuptials will be a “simple, joyous gathering” with a tiny guest list, and that means no celebrities overshadowingMore >
Angelina Jolie’s adorable daughter Vivienne will soon make her film debut alongside her famous mother in Maleficent, according to reports.
The four-year-old will have a small role in the project, a re-telling of the tale of Sleeping Beauty from the point of view of her horned, evil nemesis.
Vivienne will play a younger version of Princess Aurora, played by Elle Fanning. Walt Disney studios confirmed the casting of Viv this week.
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Preparations for a huge party at the home of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have sparked speculation that the couple will tie the knot THIS WEEKEND.
It’s probably just that – speculation – but guests, including Brad’s parents, have arrived in France ahead of the couple’s bash at Chateau Miraval.
The jeweler Robert Procop, who crafted Angelina’s $250,000 diamond and platinum engagement ring, is also believed to be in attendance. So …
Guests are said to include Brad’s A-list friend George Clooney, who is currently just a short flight away at his home on Lake Como, Italy.More >
Honored in Bosnia at the 18th Sarajevo Film Festival, Angelina Jolie was named Honorary Citizen of Sarajevo for her work on In the Land of Blood and Honey.
The film, written and directed by Jolie, tells the story of the city’s war through the relationship between a Bosnian Serb man and a Bosnian Muslim woman.
Appearing sans Brad Pitt (but rocking the engagement ring he gave her), she received an Honorary Citizen of Sarajevo award from the Prime Minister, Mr. Fikret Music.
Jolie, who will soon be seen as Maleficent, spoke of her connection toMore >
Who says celebrity can’t be used for good?
Angelina Jolie marked the 20th of June – World Refugee Day 2012 – with a donation of $100,000 for the U.N.’s work in helping Syrian refugees.
“Unfortunately, the world is producing displaced people faster than it is producing solutions to displacement. And the solutions are not exclusively humanitarian, they are also political,” the 37-year-old actress said in a statement.
“The international community should rededicate itself to preventing conflict, addressing it when it erupts, and solving it more quickly, for that is the only way to createMore >
Both of these women are uber-successful, absolutely gorgeous, and have lived with Brad Pitt for years, but as the old saying goes, there can be only winner of an Angelina Jolie-Jennifer Aniston awkward red carpet leg-thrust pose-off.
Last week, the Wanderlust star was spotted showing some leg, much like nemesis Ange at the Oscars. Jolie went dark and sexy in black, while Jen was angelic and fresh in white … somehow seems appropriate, wouldn’t you say?
The crucial question: How does Jen’s pose – in a Burberry gown with a cut-out back and a thigh-high slit – compare to Angelina’s (in a blackMore >
Brangelina French Estate
So the “good old US of A” is not good enough for the most famous celebrity couple of this generation? Is that it?
It is no secret that the famed Hollywood couple have properties around the world, and it just so happens that they have an estate in the south of France. Mind you, the use of the word estate is not an exaggeration in this case as the couple’s property is indeed worthy of that name. One can even call in a mansion housed in sprawling grounds. But do you expect anything less from Brangelina?
After so many years of being a couple – not toMore >
It’s finally official: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are engaged.
A rep for long-time couple confirmed the news this afternoon, just a couple days after the actress was spotted with a Robert Procop-designed diamond ring on her finger.
But as the Twitterverse blows up, Jennifer Aniston drowns her sorrows in boxes of wine and we send our congratulations to Brangelina, we also can’t help but wonder: will the couple last? Or will plans to walk down the aisle eventually cause one side to walk away? Each already has a divorce on his/her record, after all…
Send your best wishes to Brad andMore >
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie may star in a new movie together, as talk in Hollywood centers around the parents teaming up for Ridley Scott’s The Counselor.
But that’s nothing compared to the following scoop: a new source claims this famous couple will also be starring together in life! Forever! Marriage style!
A rep for Robert Procop – a Beverly Hills jeweler and former CEO of Asprey & Garrard – tells The Hollywood Reporter that his client has designed an engagement ring for Jolie “in collaboration” with Pitt.
The actress reportedly wore the ring on April 11 at a private viewing of theMore >
After more than six years and six children together, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt had FINALLY decided to get married – at least according to OK! magazine.
But then a fake disaster struck and torpedoed the fake wedding! Rough!
The hilarious impetus behind calling off the nuptials, according to OK!’s cover story this week? Maddox coming across an article about Jennifer Aniston!
Curious, the couple’s eldest son, 10, asked his dad who she was – and Brad told him. That sent Angelina through the roof when she happened to walk in.
Says the non-existent, well-informedMore >