The Cradle of Life She attended her wedding in black rubber pants and a white T-shirt, upon which she had written the groom's name in her blood. British Academy of Film and Television Arts. One year after she met her next husband actor Billy Bob Thornton. Jolie has fronted a campaign against sexual violence in military conflict zones by the UK government, which made the issue a priority of its G8 presidency. The film received mixed reviews, but was generally lauded for the chemistry between the two leads; Star Tribune critic Colin Covert noted, "While the story feels haphazard, the movie gets by on gregarious charm, galloping energy and the stars' thermonuclear screen chemistry.