Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp in first released image from The Tourist
Angelina Jolie to play Cleopatra
Angelina Jolie in Salt
Angelina Jolie has been an acting whirlwind of late, adding to her ever-growing drama credentials with a staggering selection of roles set for release over the next year.
This summer sees her return to ducking and diving a la her Lara Croft days in spy drama Salt, while this winter she’ll be taking to the big screen alongside Johnny Depp as a his seductive Italian lover in The Tourist. And to top it all off, she’s also scored the role of infamous ancient Egyptian fashionista Cleopatra in an upcoming film.
Bringing together a pair of world-famous actors, The Tourist is set to be one of the most anticipated films of the year. Set against the backdrop of breathtaking Venice, it sees Depp star as a visiting tourist trying to mend his broken heart whose trip becomes a wild chase, as he turns from pursuer to pursued.
Get a headstart on the Angelina-fever with a sneak peek at her role in Salt (below)
By Hayley Spencer