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5 Issues About James Haven – Hollywood Life


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Angelina Jolie‘s brother James Haven, 50, has been within the highlight together with his well-known sister on and off all through the years. The 48-year-old actress’ solely sibling, whose mother and father are Jon Voight and the late Marcheline Bertrand, has made public appearances along with her at numerous instances throughout her fame, and regardless of dwelling a low-key life more often than not, he has a formidable profession and historical past of his personal.

The siblings are well-known (typically infamously) shut, and in December of 2023, James opened up about being protecting of his sister following her divorce from ex-husband Brad Pitt. “That’s the place it began, it began with the safety of her and her kids — my nieces and nephews,” he mentioned throughout an look on the 90who10 podcast, through Page Six. “I set my life up so I might be current with regardless of the state of affairs,” he defined “I wish to be there for them or for her — no matter she’s going by way of.”

Discover out extra about James and his life with Angelina under!

James can be an actor.

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James Haven on a pink carpet. ( Featureflash Picture Company)

Like Angelina, the gifted star has appeared in numerous movies and tv reveals since 1998. He began out in a small function in Angelina’s movie Gia and has appeared in different well-liked motion pictures since then, together with Hell’s Kitchen, Authentic Sin, Monster’s Ball, Breaking Daybreak, and Keep Alive. The tv reveals he’s appeared in embrace CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and The Sport.

Along with performing, he’s been the manager board director of Artivist, which is a competition in Los Angeles that places a highlight on numerous points, together with human rights, animal rights, and environmental points.

He was as soon as Angelina’s youngsters’ nanny.

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Angelina Jolie and James Haven at an occasion. (Bei/Shutterstock)

Shortly after Angelina’s cut up from her husband Brad Pitt in 2016, James reportedly moved in to step within the function of not solely uncle, however head nanny to a few of the different nannies taking care of Angelina and Brad’s six kids, who embrace Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne, and Knox. She reportedly fired him in 2017, nevertheless, and their shut relationship had reportedly drifted away since then.

However within the December 2023 podcast interview talked about above, James appeared to push again on that narrative, saying he wished to be there for Angie’s youngsters throughout their “massively early life.” “They’re changing into younger adults early 20s,” he mentioned. “I feel it’s simply very pure and I simply wish to be there any time. Anytime I’m blessed to be of their presence, I wish to be of their presence.”

His niece Shiloh was named after him.

James revealed that Shiloh was imagined to be his center identify when he was born in 1973, however his mother and father modified their minds, in a 2007 interview with Grazia. When Shiloh was born in 2006, Angelina apparently remembered and beloved the identify a lot, that she selected it for her daughter.

“On the final second, my mother and father gave me Haven as a substitute. It was very cool when Brad and Angie got here to me and mentioned, ‘We’re considering of names and our favourite is Shiloh. We all know that was your authentic identify, so would that be OK?’,” James informed the outlet. “I used to be nearly in tears – I used to be so honored.”

He sparked controversy when he & Angelina kissed on the 2000 Oscars.

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Angelina Jolie and James Haven hug at an occasion. (Featureflash Picture Company)

The brother and sister attended the ceremony collectively and shared a smooch on the lips as they posed on the pink carpet. It brought on eyebrows to lift and made headlines all over the place, changing into a now-infamous second. Angelina’s acceptance speech for profitable Finest Actress for her function in Woman, Interrupted, additionally bought the eye that night time when she mentioned she was “in love” with James.

Regardless of the confusion of some viewers, each James and Angelina had been reportedly going by way of a tough time behind the scenes throughout that point when their mom started remedy after being recognized with ovarian most cancers, which she handed away from seven years later. They reportedly spent that very same day on the hospital earlier than stepping out on the carpet for one of many greatest award reveals on the planet. “No one on the planet knew that they spent the day within the hospital. It was like, ‘Look the place we’re at now.’ However the world noticed one thing incestual,” an insider informed Radar On-line.

James grew to become a born-again Christian in 2009.

Since embracing his faith, he has reportedly been part of Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, CA and was apparently coaching to be a youth minister in 2012. Being a Christian is reportedly what led him to mending issues together with his father, Jon, after years of being estranged from him, and he allegedly inspired Angelina to do the identical.

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