People.com Entertainment Movies Angelina Jolie Jokes She Has a 'Long List' of Relationship Deal-Breakers: 'Been Alone Too Long' Angelina Jolie chatted with E! News' Daily Pop about her new movie Those Who Wish Me Dead, being single and how her six kids "take really good care of me" By Jen Juneau Jen Juneau Twitter Jen Juneau is a digital news writer for PEOPLE. A '90s teen and horror film connoisseur, she started at the brand in 2016, after a decade of working as a technical writer and then moonlighting as a journalist beginning in 2013. Originally from New Orleans, Jen grew up both in NOLA and Florida and eventually attended the University of Central Florida in Orlando (still her home base!), where she earned a bachelor's in English/technical communication, with a minor in magazine journalism. People Editorial Guidelines Published on May 11, 2021 04:51 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Angelina Jolie knows what she's looking for — or rather, not looking for — in a potential future partner. During a recent chat with E! News' Daily Pop surrounding her new film Those Who Wish Me Dead, the 45-year-old actress joked that she "probably [has] a very long list [of deal-breakers]" when it comes to suitors. "I've been alone for a long time now," Jolie added with a laugh. The Oscar winner, who has made her kids her priority since her 2016 split from Brad Pitt, also touched on feeling "very fortunate" for her "six very capable children": 12-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne, plus daughters Shiloh, 14, and Zahara, 16, and sons Pax, 17, and Maddox, 19. "Of course, you wake up and you just feel like, 'I gotta make sure they're okay. I gotta make sure they're mentally okay,' " she said. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human-interest stories. Angelina Jolie. Massimo Insabato/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Angelina Jolie Says Her Kids Are "Amazing at Mother's Day": "It Does Mean a Lot to Moms" In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, Jolie also touched on why she hasn't taken on a directing gig since 2017's First They Killed My Father. "I love directing, but I had a change in my family situation that's not made it possible for me to direct for a few years," she said. "I needed to just do shorter jobs and be home more, so I kind of went back to doing a few acting jobs." Those Who Wish Me Dead premieres Friday in theaters and on HBO Max.