Back in 2000 while Angelina Jolie was in Cambodia filming Tomb Raider, she fell in love with the country and visited an orphanage where she met Maddox. Jolie quickly developed a bond with Maddox who caught her attention with his bright smile and positive outlook on life. Despite facing legal obstacles, Jolie relied on the help of her partner, Sarath Mounh, to smoothen the adoption process. Mounh describes Maddox as a cheerful and intelligent child who impressed Jolie with his courage and resilience. Jolie’s encounter with Maddox left a lasting impact on her and ultimately led to her decision to adopt him as her son.
Angelina Jolie was thrilled to see her son Maddox grinning while visiting newborns in Cambodia. Although the adoption process was complicated due to child trafficking issues, Angelina ensured that she could legally adopt Maddox with the help of her colleague, Mr. Sarath Mounh. He followed the necessary legal procedures to officially adopt Maddox and then signed an agreement handing over custody to Angelina.
Sarath Mounh has recently shared his aspiration to become Maddox’s adoptive father, to ensure Angelina’s legal rights to take her son with her to the US. The adoption of Maddox by Angelina has had a significant influence on his life, opening the doors to a new chapter in the United States. Maddox’s adoption made headlines in Cambodia, and people were thrilled that he would remember his heritage and accomplish remarkable feats in the future.
Sarath proved to be a valuable ally for Angelina in her adoption process, as depicted in the photo on the right. His aid was crucial in alleviating the stress that she experienced while completing the necessary documentation.
Several exclusive and intimate photographs have documented the heartwarming reunion of Angelina Jolie with her child in Cambodia.
Maddox has gained a thorough comprehension of the beneficial traditions and routines of Cambodia through his numerous trips to his native land.