Kids Are 'Very, Very Proud' Of My Animated Character, Says Angelina Jolie
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Looking forward to receiving her sons’ — Maddox Chivan, 7, and Pax Thien, 5 this month — seal of approval for her action-packed stunts in her movie Wanted, Angelina Jolie is once again impressing her kids with her fiery character Tigress in Kung Fu Panda. Too young to see many of their mom’s long list of movie roles, Angelina shares that her kids are "very, very proud" of the actress and have taken to collecting Tigress — better known as "mom dolls" — toys to show their support! "They have mom dolls everywhere. They have the Tigress. They love Tigress. They have a big Tigress doll that they keep putting diapers on!"
As the children — including daughters Zahara Marley, 3 ½ and Shiloh Nouvel, 2 — are thrilled to hear their mom’s voice as the leading lady in the film, Angelina — who jokes that a favorite family activity is going to see Kung Fu Panda — is equally fond of the movie and it’s effect on the younger crowd. "I think it’s a great film, and it’s brought joy to children — and to my children, absolutely," the 33-year-old actress tells PEOPLE at the film’s DVD launch.
As the older Jolie-Pitt brood enjoy Angelina’s hit movie, the two newest members of the family — fraternal twins Knox Léon and Vivienne Marcheline, 3 ½ months — are showing off their budding personalities. Sharing that despite being "still so little" the brother and sister have managed to acquire distinct traits, Angelina reveals that the twins do in fact have one thing in common: they both have become quite the smiling pair!
"[Knox and Vivienne] are starting to get very smiley and they are at those months where their personalities really start to shine. So it is very fun."
Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Knox, and Vivienne are Angelina’s children with partner Brad Pitt.