angelina jolie in Vanity Fair

“It does feel different,” says Angelina Jolie, who married Brad Pitt in a surprise wedding after nine years together. “It feels nice to be husband and wife.”

Beyond becoming a “Mrs,” Angelina Jolie has made a 180° transformation since her Vanity Fair cover in 2005.

angelina jolie in vanity fair

June 2005: The conversation centered around “sex, past loves, and raucous times with former husband Billy Bob Thornton.”

December 2014: Contributing editor Janine di Giovanni follows Jolie for nearly a year, chronicling her work as a United Nations advocate for refugees and women, a mediator in complex global crises, and a director who uses the power of film to shed light on historical conflict.

See 20 gorgeous photos of Angelina Jolie in Vanity Fair throughout the years (and a behind the scenes video below). For the full story, open up the December issue of Vanity Fair, available in the Next Issue app today.

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