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Angelina Jolie Doesn’t Rule Out Move Into Politics

Dec 28, 2018, 11:51 AM | Updated: Jun 8, 2022, 5:16 pm
Actress and director Angelina Jolie arrives ahead of the Service of Commemoration and Dedication, marking the 200th anniversary of the Most Distinguished Order of St Michael and St George at St Paul's Cathedral on June 28, 2018 in London, England. Joliee said she hasn't ruled out going into politics. (Photo by Leon Neal - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
(Photo by Leon Neal - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

LONDON (AP) — Angelina Jolie has not ruled out a move into politics — and has joked that she might be tough enough to take the rough and tumble that comes with it.

The American actress and U.N. envoy told BBC radio she “can take a lot on the chin” — a possible reference to her bitter divorce from Brad Pitt.

When asked if she is moving in the direction of politics, the 43-year-old Oscar winner said, “I honestly will do whatever I think can really make change.”

Jolie is a special envoy for the U.N. refugee agency. She used her slot as a “guest editor” on the BBC to highlight refugee issues in the Middle East.

She also included Chinese artist Ai Weiwei and Nobel Peace Prize winner Denis Mukwege on the show.

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Angelina Jolie Doesn’t Rule Out Move Into Politics