ANGELINA Jolie suffered a shocking public breakdown over her battle against cancer – with the actress in tears. after a fan praised her for speaking out about her double mastectomy.

The scene aired live over a French radio station on Jan. 5, as the actress-turned-director sobbed after a caller praised her “courage and bravery.”

“Angie broke down because she’s frantic about her next procedure.

'She’s been putting the surgery off,” a source told The National ENQUIRER.

The superstar first revealed that she’d undergone a preventive double mastectomy in May 2013.

Angelina is expected to undergo a hysterectomy with an oophorectomy, as her ovaries are removed to combat her raised odds of developing ovarian cancer.

Angelina’s breakdown had her rushing to meet with Pope Francis just days later!

“She desperately wanted his blessings and prayers before she enters the hospital,” said the insider.

“Now she’s ready for the surgery.”