August 30, 2001 - Billy Bob
Thornton's spokeswoman, Holly Gleason, told USA Today Tuesday she didn't
know if Angelina Jolie planned to show up at any of his gigs saying, "If
she doesn't have commitments," she probably will. She's a big fan of the
music." Read more.
30, 2001 - The Daily Telegraph reports Billy Bob Thornton's anniversary
gift from Angelina was his-and-hers cemetery plots in Alpine, Arkansas.
As well, Billy admits, "I painted some pictures for Angie in my blood."
August 29, 2001 - The New
York Daily News reports that while Angelina was in Geneva Billy Bob accidently
set off the security alarm in their home causing the police to respond.
August 28, 2001 - The Star
reports Billy Bob lost his pager that he'd been using to exchange x-rated
messages with Angelina and when a good Samaritan found it he saw that kinky
messages had been left on the screen and while he replied to a few messages,
he admitted he'd found the pager and arranged to have it returned.
August 28, 2001 - Salon.com's
Amy Reiter has listened to Billy Bob's new album and reveals it actually
"doesn't suck." Reiter says 'Angelina' is actually kind of catchy. Read
August 28, 2001 - Angelina
Jolie was in Geneva to accept her appointment as goodwill ambassador for
the U.N. refugee agency where she revealed of her trip to Afghan refugees
in Pakistan, "It's still very hard to talk about it. It is the worst situation,
I think, because there is no end in sight for the needs of these people."
August 24, 2001 - NME reports
Billy Bob Thornton is set to play two live concerts in London in September
in support of his new album Private Radio. The dates will be September
24 and 25 at The Scalaon, and Angelina likely will join him.
August 23, 2001 - The Star
reports that during the love scenes between Angelina Jolie and Antonio
Banderas a 'prankster' started cheering loudly prompting a 'familiar sounding
female' to yell, "Shut up, Billy Bob!" causing the entire audience to crack
August 22, 2001 - The United
Nations High Commissioner for Refugees revealed Angelina Jolie will embark
on a new mission as goodwill ambassador for the agency. Angelina will accept
her role next Monday at a ceremony in Geneva.
August 22, 2001 - More details
on Angelina and Billy Bob's kinky dungeon from the Enquirer who reports
a friend reveals, "Angie says they get so carried away they have to be
really careful not to seriously harm each other because things get so intense
August 21, 2001 - MSNBC's
Jeannette Walls included a guide to the 20 rules of celebrity dating which
included takes on Angelina Jolie. The article has since been removed.
August 21, 2001 - Angelina
Jolie is scheduled to be on the Tonight Show Wednesday, August 29th where
Kevin Nealon and musician Brian Setzer will be Jay's other guests.
August 21, 2001 - Mr. Showbiz
reports Angelina is talking Tomb Raider 2 as she told the Scottish Daily
Record, "We will need a unique script to match the first Tomb Raider
movie … if we can make it a hundred times better, if we can do a whole
bunch of new things, think of a whole new sequence, then we will do it."
August 18, 2001 - Angelina
Jolie tells Germany's Express Online, "my largest pride in our house in
Beverly Hills is our torture chamber. " A friend of Jolie and Thornton
reveals the chamber is equipped with noise insulation and with all the
adult toys needed by the two. There reported are nurse outfits and 'Little
Red Riding Hood' garb.
August 18, 2001 - The Daily
Record reports Angelina Jolie was given weapons training by British police,
though she didn't get special treament according to a spokesman at
the National Firearms Training School, who says the cops who trained her
didn't recogize her.
August 17, 2001 - Megastar
reports Angelina Jolie is set to star in Beyond Brother, which will be
set in locations across Africa, Thailand and Europe, after Catherine Zeta-Jones
and Meg Ryan dropped out.
August 15, 2001 - Peoplenews.com
reports Mercury Nashville has backed out of distributing Billy Bob's new
CD Private Radio. A source slammed the record saying, "He shouldn't quit
the day job." Thorton's agent says Billy still plans on touring starting
August 15, 2001 - A story
somewhat conflicing with Peoplenews.com's item, as Launch.com reports Billy
Bob Thornton's upcoming debut country album, Private Radio, will be in
stores next month under the Lost Highway Records label.
August 12, 2001 - The E!
Online fashion police talked about Angelina and Billy Bob's outfits at
the premiere of Original Sin.
August 11, 2001 - Craig Kilborn
joked about the Original Sin poster with Angelina and Antonio Banderas.
August 10, 2001 - IMDB reports
Angelina Jolie is excited about working with husband Billy Bob Thornton
- on the movie he's writing about life and love. Jolie revealed, "Honestly,
I'd really like to work with my husband. I worked with him once before
on a very playful kind of film, but we didn't have really a lot to do together.
I loved his work before I met him, and now I know him. Creatively, I'd
be amazed, and I'd love to watch him work. We have talked about doing something
together, something he's going to write. A beautiful story about human
beings and their flaws. It's a story, in essence, that says you don't have
to be anybody in this world, and we both think it's just beautiful."
August 9, 2001 - The New
York Post reports Angelina Jolie and Courtney Love are battling for the
title role in Gus Van Sant's 'Sarah'. A source revealed, "It's really up
to Gus to decide who gets it."
August 8, 2001 - CNN.com
has the transcript of Angelina's conversation with Larry King that aired
last Saturday. Angelina revealed when asked about rumors of a romance with
Antonio Banderas, "I've never had like a one-night stand. I've never cheated
on anybody. I've never -- you know, so I don't really understand that kind
of behavior." Read more.
August 8, 2001 - A survey
conducted by Celebrity Bodies indicated that Angelina Jolie had the body
most envious by fans.
August 7, 2001 - Angelina
Jolie tells the Toronto Sun's Louis Hobson her high regard for Original
Sin filmmaker Michael Cristofer, "I've never been more free on screen than
I am when I'm working with Michael because he's bold and understands sexuality
better than any other filmmaker I can think of."
August 7, 2001 - Billy Bob
Thornton tells Jane magazine he's strengthened his marriage bonds with
Angelina admitting, "For our anniversary, I had a certificate drawn up
that states I can never leave her for eternity. It has the seal of the
great state of Louisiana on it. I signed it in my own blood with a paintbrush."
August 5, 2001 - Heidi Klum
would like to have lips like Angelina Jolie as she admits to Mademoiselle
where she appears on the cover of September’s issue, “Her lips are almost
a little too big, but imagine, for a man kissing those lips it must be
unbelievable, it must be like your whole face is sucked in by her mouth."
August 5, 2001 - The Miami
Herald’s Connie Ogle on Angelina Jolie in Original Sin; "Jolie, an Academy
Award winner for Girl, Interrupted, could survive the cartoon banality
of Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, but whether she survives the horror that is
Original Sin remains to be seen." Ogle adds, "The only thing to do during
its interminable length is marvel at how utterly bereft of talent Jolie
seems to be and roll your eyes at the bad lines."
August 5, 2001 - Moira Macdonald
trashed Original Sin saying Angelina was "delivering all her lines very,
very slowly, as if they'd make more sense that way." McDonald asked "And
why on Earth did this silly film get made?" Read more.
August 5, 2001 - Angelina
Jolie was interviewed by Larry King on Tuesday for an interview that aired
August 5, 2001 - Angelina
Jolie talked to ABC's Good Morning America about Original Sin saying, "I
didn't want to do a sexy movie — that wasn't what I was out to do. I wanted
to do a film about characters, and explore why different things come out
in different ways in our life."
August 5, 2001 - Angelina
and Billy Bob were together for the premiere of Original Sin Tuesday in
August 4, 2001 - Angelina
Jolie tells the Scottish Sun that she would be "perfect" for a collaboration
with Scots indie popsters Belle And Sebastian.
August 4, 2001 - Angelina
kept a journal while she was visiting Sierra Leone and Tanzania with
the United Nation High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). It's available
online for reading at usaforunhcr.org.
August 2, 2001 - Angelina
Jolie tells E! News Daily that she never wanted to be pregnant, but has
always wanted to adopt, though she does say she's got a two-year gap between
Tomb Raider films in case she gets pregnant.
August 2, 2001 - eZuma.com
has a gigantic gallery from the premiere of Original Sin in Los Angeles
where Angelina was this time joined by Billy Bob for the event.
August 2, 2001 - WireImage.com
has a gigantic 308 picture gallery from the premiere of Original Sin. Check
out the gallery here.
August 1, 2001 - The New
York Post reports their story last week about the plan to prevent critics
from seeing Original Sin has shamed MGM into scheduling a preview screening
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