How Angelina Jolie Stopped a Fan From Crying

by Rosalyn Oshmyansky 8:27 AM PST, December 06, 2014
Photo: Instagram

Perhaps it's her motherly instincts, but Angelina Jolie knew just what to do to stop one fan from crying.

The Maleficent actress went on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on Dec. 4, and there was a typical, crowded group of fans waiting behind metal barriers for her outside to catch a glimpse, a picture or an autograph.

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What happened at this scene was not typical though as one fan, Techna Deschanel, used Instagram to tell her story of the chaotic scene and being "squished to the point" of having a panic attack. Security had to pull her out of the mass so that she could sit down.

Jolie, 39, saw the fan's scare and a beautiful moment unfolded as she was able to calm her down. The star wiped her tears away and made sure she was okay.

Photo: Splash News

Jolie then made this fan's day as after the comfort, she took a selfie with her.


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The pic was posted on Instagram with a thank you and the words: "I will remember this."

Jolie made time for her fans but has been busy promoting Unbroken, a film that she directed about the true story of Olympic runner Louis Zamperini who was taken prisoner by Japanese forces during World War II. The film will be released on Dec. 25, and ET was at the London premiere. Check out the video below to see more.

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