"I actually love being in menopause," the 40-year-old star told the newspaper. "I haven't had a terrible reaction to it, so I'm very fortunate. I feel older, and I feel settled being older."
In spite of Hollywood's demand that women present themselves as eternally youthful, Jolie says she is happy being a grown-up. "I don't want to be young again," she said.
Jolie had surgery to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes in March.