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Unlike some other celebrities who would never date another actor, let alone permit their children to dive headlong into that wood-chipper they call show biz, Angelina Jolie fully supports her kids pursuing filmmaking as a career. And why not? At 13 and 16, her sons Pax and Maddox have already worked on (opens in new tab)First They Killed My Father, a Netflix film that just premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.
"Maddox worked hard. It's up to him," Jolie said in an interview with E! News (opens in new tab). "This [film] is very important to him, but I think so." And while Pax "did a lot of the stills" (opens in new tab) and Maddox executive-produced the adaptation of human rights activist Loung Ung's memoirs, Jolie said she'd be supportive of all her brood jumping on the movie-making bandwagon. "I might dream. If I am to continue to be in this business, I'd love to work with my children if they choose to be in this business."
Previously, Maddox worked as a production assistant on By the Sea—which Jolie directed and starred in alongside Brad Pitt (opens in new tab)—meaning a teen's CV is way more stacked than yours. First They Killed My Father opens in theaters and Netflix on September 15.
Chelsea Peng is a writer and editor who was formerly the assistant editor at MarieClaire.com. She's also worked for The Strategist and Refinery29, and is a graduate of Northwestern University. On her tombstone, she would like a GIF of herself that's better than the one that already exists on the Internet and a free fro-yo machine. Besides frozen dairy products, she's into pirates, carbs, Balzac, and snacking so hard she has to go lie down.
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