She finalized her divorce from actor and filmmaker Billy Bob Thornton in 2003.
But Angelina Jolie still has a warm relationship with her stepson Harry James Thornton all these years after she ended her marriage.
Harry revealed in an interview with ET on Wednesday that the Oscar winner, 46, still chats with him on the phone every now and then and even sends him Christmas presents every year.
Keeping in touch: Angelina Jolie, 46, still gives her ex-husband Billy Bob Thornton, son of Harry James Thornton, gifts for Christmas and catches up with him on the phone, he revealed to ET on Wednesday; Angelina and Billy Bob seen in 2002 in Beverly Hills
“To this day, she still sends me Christmas presents every year and stuff like that,” Harry said. “I don’t talk to her on the phone every day, but every now and then we do.”
Billy Bob shares Harry with former Playboy model Pietra Dawn Cherniak, who he was married to from 1993 until their divorce in 1997, when she claimed he abused her in front of their children.
Thornton and Jolie first performed together in Pushing Tin in 1999 before their courtship display. After only two months together, the couple married in 2000.
Harry gushed that “she was so cool” with him and his siblings.
Still Close: “To this day, she still sends me Christmas presents every year and stuff like that,” Harry said. “I don’t talk to her on the phone every day but every now and then we do talk”
“She took us camping every week and she rented, say, a motorhome once, and we did a full camping trip,” he said.
“She was so much fun for us when we were younger. Like, she was a lot of fun.
In addition to Harry, 27, Thornton also shares William Thornton, 28, with Cherniak. The Sling Blade star, who has been married six times, shares his daughter Amanda Brumfield with his first wife, Melissa Lee Gatlin, and he shares his daughter Bella Thornton, 17, with his current wife Connie Angland.
Before starting his relationship with Jolie, Thornton was engaged to Laura Dern, who he dated for two years.
When their relationship ended, Jolie adopted her son Maddox from Cambodia on her own, and she separated from Thornton three months later in 2002.
In a 2004 profile for Vogue, the Changeling star described how her marriage fell apart, seemingly “overnight.”
“It took me by surprise too, because overnight, we totally changed. I think one day we didn’t have anything in common, ”she explained. “And it’s scary but… I think it can happen when you get involved and you don’t know each other yet.”
Fun stepmom: Harry also revealed that Angelina will take the kids camping ‘every week’. She and Billy Bob only dated two months before they married in 2000. They separated in 2002 and divorced the following year; seen together in 2000
Harry looked back on his time with his mother-in-law while promoting his Relatively Famous New Nepotism-themed Reality Series: Rules of the Ranch, which premiered on E! Wednesday.
The series follows eight famous children as they give up the conveniences of their parents’ wealth to temporarily live and work on a ranch.
The series is inspired by Filthy Rich: Cattle Drive, which starred pre-Keeping Up With The Kardashian Kourtney Kardashian as the cast.
In addition to Harry, children of David Hasselhoff, Martin Lawrence, Eazy-E, Ray Parker Jr. Billy Gunn, Shaquille O’Neal and Pat Benatar are featured.
Harry revealed that his famous father gave him some simple advice before joining the show: “He said, ‘Don’t do anything embarrassing. “
In the Spotlight: Harry reflected on his time with his stepmother while promoting his Relatively Famous New Nepotism-Themed Reality Series: Rules of the Ranch, which premiered premiered on E! Wednesday; still Relatively Famous
Wrapped-up cast: The series follows eight famous children as they give up the conveniences of their parents’ wealth to temporarily live and work on a ranch
Words of Wisdom: Harry revealed that his famous father gave him some simple advice before joining the show: “He said, ‘Don’t do anything embarrassing'”; Harry (L) seen with his stepmother Connie Angland and father Billy Bob in 2016 in New York