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Angelina Jolie‘s brother James Haven, 49, has been within the highlight along with his well-known sister on and off all through the years, however their relationship is reportedly not as shut because it was once. The 47-year-old actress’ solely sibling, whose dad and mom are Jon Voight and the late Marcheline Bertrand, has made public appearances together with her at numerous occasions 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. Discover out extra about James and his life with Angelina under!

James can be an actor.

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

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

Along with appearing, 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 children’ 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 position of not solely uncle, however head nanny to among the different nannies taking care of Angelina and Brad’s six youngsters, who embody Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne, and Knox. She reportedly fired him in 2017, nevertheless, and their shut relationship has reportedly drifted away since then.

His niece Shiloh was named after him.

James revealed that Shiloh was presupposed to be his center title when he was born in 1973, however his dad and mom modified their minds, in a 2007 interview with Grazia. When Shiloh was born in 2006, Angelina apparently remembered and cherished the title a lot, that she selected it for her daughter.

“On the final second, my dad and mom gave me Haven as a substitute. It was very cool when Brad and Angie got here to me and stated, ‘We’re considering of names and our favourite is Shiloh. We all know that was your authentic title, so would that be OK?’,” James instructed the outlet. “I used to be virtually 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 prompted eyebrows to lift and made headlines all over the place, changing into a now notorious second. Angelina’s acceptance speech for successful Finest Actress for her position in Woman, Interrupted, additionally obtained consideration that evening when she stated she was “in love” with James.

Regardless of the confusion of some viewers, each James and Angelina have been reportedly going by 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 largest award exhibits on this planet. “No one on this planet knew that they spent the day in hospital. It was like, ‘Look the place we’re at now.’ However the world noticed one thing incestual,” an insider instructed Radar On-line.

James grew to become a born once more 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 along with his father, Jon, after years of being estranged from him, and he allegedly inspired Angelina to do the identical.