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    Everyone Is Confused By Angelina Jolie's Attempted Derby Accent

    Let's just say she gets full marks for effort. Via BBC News.

    Angelina Jolie is a woman of many talents. And it turns out doing an East Midlands accent ... might not be one of them.

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    Jolie was at the Hollywood Film Awards last Friday to give out an award to Derby-born actor Jack O'Connell, who happens to star in Unbroken, a new film directed by Jolie and written by Joel and Ethan Coen.

    And, she thought, why not have go at the Derby accent with a cheeky "Ay up me duck".

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    The people of Derbyshire were actually quite kind about it.

    Dad on Angelina Jolie's Derby accent.. "She managed it beautifully"

    Antonia@AntoniaWraggFollow

    Dad on Angelina Jolie's Derby accent.. "She managed it beautifully"

    7:28 PM - 18 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Well, not everyone.

    For saying she's one of the most famous and talented actresses ever, Angelina Jolie's Derby accent is piss poor. #AyupMeDuck

    Tom Antrobus@antro_94Follow

    For saying she's one of the most famous and talented actresses ever, Angelina Jolie's Derby accent is piss poor. #AyupMeDuck

    11:15 PM - 18 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Some Derby residents wonder if this is the start of a trend.

    Hearing Angelina Jolie saying "Ay up me duck" in a somewhat Derby accent is so surreal! It's the start of world domination! #AyupMeDuck

    liamski@liamski7Follow

    Hearing Angelina Jolie saying "Ay up me duck" in a somewhat Derby accent is so surreal! It's the start of world domination! #AyupMeDuck

    8:28 AM - 19 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    But then there is this essential truth of Hollywood actors doing British accents.

    What baffled US audiences about Angelina Jolie's Derby accent is in Hollywood there are only 2 English voices: coldly posh or cheery Cockney

    Andrew Ewart@AndrewEwartDVDFollow

    What baffled US audiences about Angelina Jolie's Derby accent is in Hollywood there are only 2 English voices: coldly posh or cheery Cockney

    9:19 AM - 19 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    But at least it wasn't quite as bad as Russell Crowe's accent in 2010's Robin Hood, which was described as somewhere between Yorkshire, East Midlands and, occasionally, Irish.

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    If you can't get enough of Angelina Jolie saying "Ay up me duck", here is a vine of her saying it endlessly, for all time.

    vine.co

    Enjoy.

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