She may be on top of the world as one of the highest earning actresses in Hollywood and with Brad Pitt on her arm, but not so long ago Angelina Jolie was just a kid. Snakkle uncovered this rare photo from Jolie's childhood, no doubt with her head in the clouds and her mind set on the stage.
Here, young Angelina is pictured at her elementary school, El Rodeo in Beverly Hills, during the annual Christmas pageant performance. Those lucky tots' moms and pops got a sneak peek at the movie star in the making -- do you think they had any clue?
As she prepares for the release of the film "In the Land of Blood and Honey," for which she makes her directorial debut, take a look back at Jolie's beginnings and click over to Snakkle.com for 16 more photos, including Jolie's high school pics.