Even Hollywood royalty finally ends up on the chopping room ground generally.
Legendary actress Jacqueline Bisset, who can also be Angelina Jolie’s godmother, was alleged to have a job in one of many Oscar winner’s most iconic movies — till it was scrapped.
Bisset, 77, revealed throughout an interview with People that her scene was cut from Jolie’s 2005 action-comedy “Mr. & Mrs. Smith,” which additionally starred the humanitarian’s now-ex-husband Brad Pitt.
“The first film I got cut out of was [‘Mr. & Mrs. Smith’] with Angelina,” the British actress mentioned. “Terence Stamp and I played Angelina and Brad Pitt’s bosses. They were very small parts, but it didn’t work [in the film], and then they recast it with apparently two other actors. They said we were too British.”
Bisset additionally revealed how she got here to be the 46-year-old’s godmother, explaining that she was pals with Jolie’s later mom, Marcheline Bertrand.
Bisset met Bertrand when she was co-starring with Jolie’s father, Jon Voight, within the 1975 movie “End of the Game.”
“I met her around 1971 when I was making a movie with director Maximilian Schell and Jon Voight, who [Bertrand] was married to at the time,” Bisset mentioned. “We became friends, and she asked me to be her godmother when Angie was in the tummy.”
“I find [Jolie] rather extraordinary,” she continued. “Her whole aura is breathtaking, and it’s amazing how much she’s changed in different stages [of life]. She’s evolved so much.”
Bisset is at the moment starring in Amazon Prime’s dance college drama “Birds of Paradise.” Despite being in her 70s, she additionally informed People that she has no intention to cease working.
“I get a real buzz from working and I enjoy being around people that I wouldn’t meet otherwise,” she mentioned. “There are lots of things I’d like to do and I’d like to work with lots of people. I like Robert De Niro very much. I don’t know what show I would be put in with him. I’d probably be put in as his mother.”