May 6th, 2011
11:54 AM ET
One person who won't enjoy Angelina Jolie's performance as Tigress in "Kung Fu Panda 2"? The actress herself, who admits that she can't stand the way she sounds on screen.
"You know, when you hear your own voice, you can find it quite boring and uninteresting," she tells USA Today. "Suddenly, you get very shy that your voice is not enough, because I'm not musical and I don't know my voice."
Jolie admits that her six kids can sometimes be just as critical.
The Oscar winner took her children to the movie's recording sessions, where they would often judge her line delivery. "They'll sit in a room and say, 'That's just not funny,'" she says.
At other times, they encouraged their mom to up her game. "When they're there and they hear you making kung fu sounds and jumping around, you can see them giggling through the glass," says Jolie. "It makes you go that much further."
All of the Jolie-Pitt kids are fans of the animated characters, and while many favor Jack Black's panda bear Po, Jolie tries to tempt them toward Tigress.
"Oh, there's a little competition in our house," she says. "I tell them, 'I know you like Po. But come on. Mom's cool too, right?'"
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