Angelina Jolie expressed her affection towards South Korea, saying, "Korea is a truly special place for me."
The actress said at a video press conference ahead of the release of the film 'Those Who Wish Me Dead,' "I'm looking forward to the day I go to Korea again. I want to be in a Korean movie if I have the chance."
In fact, Angelina Jolie has visited Korea to promote her films and has a unique relationship with the country as her son Maddox is attending Yonsei University and visits Korea as a parent. Recently, she worked with actor Ma Dong Seok in the Marvel hero film 'The Eternals.'
Therefore, when asked, "What kind of country is Korea to you?" she replied without hesitation that it is a special country.
She said, "I had a good time in Korea and I want to spend more time in Korea in the future." The actress further explained, "Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Maddox continues to study Korean diligently and sometimes teaches me," and shared a little bit about her son who is currently taking a leave of absence from Yonsei University.
Angelina Jolie also was asked, "Is there any Korean actor you want to work with as a director?" To which she replied, "There are too many. It's hard to choose just one person," About actor Ma Dong Seok, she said, "We worked together and he's a talented and outstanding actor. He was kind and had a good personality. We've become good friends and colleagues."
She concluded by saying, "I think it would be good to appear in a Korean film or direct one. I want to be closer to the Korean film industry in the future."