Rewind: Angelina Jolie as Gia
By JACK SWIKER
July 07, 2011
Back on July 7, 1997, Angelina Jolie was on the set of the film 'Gia' portraying one of the roles that would bring her into the spotlight.
The HBO biopic about model Gia Carangi followed her start as a young girl in Philadelphia to becoming a major model in New York to her fall with drugs and contracting AIDS in the 1980s.
In the video above, Angelina went in depth about her thoughts on having to take on such a deep and tragic character for a film.
Check out the behind-the-scenes look and interview with Angelina Jolie on this landmark film in the actress's career.