The dinner "celebrates the 70th anniversary of the U.S.–ROK alliance," per a White House press release.
Angelina Jolie and her son Maddox traveled to Washington, D.C. for an important event.
The 47-year-old actress and humanitarian attended a state dinner at the White House on Wednesday,
where President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden entertained South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol and First Lady Kim Keon Hee.
According to a source close to Jolie, "Asia-American relations are essential to Angelina's family.
She and her offspring have longstanding ties to the region, including South Korea. Maddox attended Seoul's Yonsei University.