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Jon Voight Introduction
Jon father of Actress Angelina Jolie and actor James Haven. Jonathan Vincent Voight is an American actor, and he won the Academy Award and nominated for four awards. Jon Voight wins four golden globe Award And nominated for eleven awards.
End of 1960’s, he performed as Joe Buck in the film “Midnight Cowboy” in 1969. During the 1970’s, he becomes a star with his pictures of a businessman mixed up with murder in film “Deliverance” in 1972. The next movie “Coming Home” in 1978, he played as paraplegic Vietnam veteran, for which he won the Academic award for best lead actor. And ex-boxing champion in the remake of film “The Champ” in 1979.
Although his output was very slow in 1980’s. Jon Voight get highly appreciated in film “Runaway Train” in 1985, he played role as a bank robber. During the 1990’s, Jon Voight come back in films and perform in Michael Mann’s Cult classic “heat” in 1995 with Robert De niro and Al Pacino. He played a Spy role in film “Mission Impossible” in 1996, and a corrupt NSA gent in the “Enemy of the State” In 1998. And a corrupt attorney in Francis ford Coppola’s “The Rainmaker” in 1997. Which gives the golden globe award nomination for best supporting actor. Jon Voight gave the best performance during the 2000, played a role as sportscaster Howard Cosell in “Ali” in 2001, for which he was nominated for an academy award. He played a role as the Nazi officer Jürgen Stroop in “Uprising” in 2001, as Franklin D. Roosevelt in “Michal Bays Pearl Harbour “in 2001 and as Pope John Paul two in the eponymous “Miniseries” in 2005. Jon Voight did also play a role in ShowTime ray Donovan drama series as Micky Donovan, in which he played an important role and he won fourth golden globe award in 2014.
Jon Voight Early Life
Jon Voight was born in Yonkers, New York. His date of birth is (Dec 29 1938). He is son of Barbara (1910 1995) and Elmer Voight (1909 1973) they were professional golfer. He has two brothers, Barry Voight who was born in 1937, and he is an ex Volcanologist at Pennsylvania State university, and second is Wesley Voight. Wesley Voight was born in March 21 1940, he is song writer, singer, and he did write “Wild Things” and “Angel of the morning”.
Voight’s paternal grandfather and his grandmother’s parents were Slovak immigrants, while his maternal grandfather and his maternal grandmothers were German immigrants. He went in Archbishop stepinac high school in white plainer New York, Jon voight was raised as catholic. Where he did start his acting and play a comedy role of “Count Pepi Le Loup” in the annual school function, the song of Norway. He completed his graduation in 1956, he admitted in Washington DC American Catholic University, where he did learn art and completed his graduation with B.A in 1960. After completion of his graduation, Jon Voight moved to New York, where he start his acting career.
Jon Voight Personal Life
Jon Voight married with actress Lauri Peters in 1962. They separated and divorced in 1967. Jon Voight and Lauri Peters met on the set of Original Broadway Production of the sound of music. Jon Voight married with actress Marcheline Bertrand in 1971, and they separated in 1976. And filled papers for divorce in 1978, Divorced in 1980. They have two childrens together names of these childrens are, James haven, and Angelina Jolie. James haven born in (May 11 1973), Angelina Jolie was born in (4June 1975). They entered in film business as an actors and producers. The Voight was estimated by its children during several years, but they were associated with the death of Bertrand in 2007.
Jon Voight Career in 1960s
Jon voight get work in television in early 1960s. Played a role in many episode of “Gunsmoke”, between 1963 and 1968, along with Guest spots on film “Naked City”, “The Defenders” in 1963, “twelve O’ Clock High” in 1966. His theater career was held in January 1965, he played Rodolfo in Arthur Millers a view from the bridge in an off Broadway revival. Jon Voight first film was not release until 1967, when he participate in Phillip Kaufmans crime fighter spoof, Fearless Frank. Jon Voight also played a small role in 1967’s film western, “Hour of the Gun” and director of the film is Veteran helmer john Sturges. In 1968, the voight Play a role in director Paul Williams’s “Out of it”. In 1969, Jon voight played a role in Ground breaking “Midnight Cowboy”, this film made his career. He comes with Tutelage of Dustin Hoffmans Ratso Rizzo as thief and con Artist. Jon voight played a Joe buck in “New York City”. The film shown late 1960 New York and its some development, Friendship between two characters, the film directed by john Schlesinger and story based on novel of James Leo Herlihy. The Audience and critics criticize the film by controversial topic. The film release with X rating and make history X rating feature to win best picture at Academy Awards. Jon Voight and his co-star Hoffman Are nominated for best actors. But lost out to John Wayne in True Grit.
Jon voight career in 1970s
In 1970, jon Voight play a role in mike Nichols adaptation of “catch 22”, And again work with director Paul Williams in film ‘The revolutionary” as a college student struggling with his conscience. Jon Voight next film is “Deliverance” in 1972’s. Director of film is John Boorman, script of this Film is adopt by the James Dickey novel of the same name. Saying that the canoe tour stories come awry in a broom, the back wood America. Performances of the film and the Voight, Star Burt Reynolds were very important and were Popular with the audience.
He also work at studio Arena theater in “Buffalo”, New York 1973-74, in the Tennessee Williams play a “Streetcar Named Desire” as Stanley Kowalski. Jon Voight performed a young boxer role in 1973 film The “All American boy”, and next film in 1974, “Conrack”, directed by martin ritt. Based on novel “The water is wide”, by Pat Conroy’s autobiographical novel, Jon voight refer the title Character, A young school teacher who teach the black children on a remote south island. The same year he performed in The Odessa file, story by Frederick Forsyth’s thriller, as Peter miller, a young German journalist who discover a conspiracy to protect Nazis still operating within Germany. The film first came with the acting director Maxwellie Shell, who played a nominated role and based on “Butcher of riga” Eduard Roschman, and for whom Voight would appear in 1976 “End of the Game”, the psychologist Thriller based on a story by Swiss novelist and drama Friedrich Durrenmatt.
Jon Voight was first choice for Steven Spielberg’s for the role of Matt hooper in the film “jawa” 1975, but the character was changed, and played by Richard dreyfuss. In 1978, Jon voight presented the paraplegic Vietnam veteran Luke Martin in HAl Ashby’s film “Coming home”. And he was awarded best actor at the Cannes film Festival, based on real life Vietnam veteran turned antiwar activist Ron Kovic, with whom the fonda’s character in love. In this film lot of talk about Love scene between two. Jane Fonda win her second award for her best acting, and Jon Voight win the best leading actor award. In 1979, Jon voight put on the boxing gloves. Play a role in 1979’s remake of “Wallace beery” and “Jackie cooper” vehicles in 1931.The Champion with Voight playing the part of an alcoholic ex-heavyweight and a young Ricky Schroder playing the role of his adoring son. The get international success, but not popular in American audience.
Jon Voight career in 1980’s
He performed with director Ashby in 1982’s “Lookin to get out”, he hopes to win enough in lass Vegas to pay them off, In which he played as Alex kovac. Jon voight act and produced in “Table for five” in 1983’s. In which he played a role of widower and bring up his children by himself. In 1983, Jon voight was also play Robert Harmon in john Cassavtes’ Golden Bear- winning love stream, he perform the role on stage in 1981.A few weeks before shooting start, Jon voight announced that he also wanted to direct the picture and the result was dropped.
In 1985, Jon Voight play the character of escaped con many manheim in “Runaway train” worked with Russian writer director Andrei konchalovsky. The script was based on a story from Akira kurosawa, and Jon voight co actor is Eric Roberts. Jon Voight win the academy award a nominated for best actor award and win golden globe’s award for best actor. Roberts was honored for his performance and get the academic award nomination for best supporting actor.
Jon Voight film in 1986 “Desert Bloom”. Jon Voight examined this and other performances and allegedly “spiritual awakening” until the end of a decade. In 1989 Jon voight performed in and helped write Eternity which dealt with the efforts of a television reporter efforts to uncover corruption.
Jon Voight career in 1990’s
Jon voight made his debut with television films, he Play a role in 1991’s “Chernoboyl”, the final warning, in last his tribes. After the ABC for the 1992 “Rainbow Warrior”, the story of the Unfortunate “Greenpace ship”, by French operators in Auckland Harbor. For the rest of the decade, Voight field will change between movies and television movies which includes a stable role in 1993 miniseries. Which returned to Lonesome Dove, a continuation of Western Saga of Larry McMurmery, 1989 Lonesome Dove. Voight by Captain Woodrow F. The year played, actually played by Tommy Lee Jones in the miniseries. Voight made an audio show on the Seinfeld part “The Mom and Pop Store” on the field November 17, 1994, in which George Costanza bought a car that owned by Jon Voight. Jon Voight mentioned the project in an interview on the Red Carpet at the 2006 BAFtA Emmy Awards.
Well what happened was asked at Seinfeld. The said, “Would will you do Seinfeld?” and I said, I just wanted to know just to see some St. Fields and I knew that they were at the top they were really, really smart guys, and I like the show. And I said “sure!” And I thought he would ask me how, “Are you part of the show?” And I said “Yes, I’ll definitely do it.” Do you know what I mean? Then I got the script and my name was on every page because it was my car. And I snatched it was ridiculous, so I really happy to do it. The writer come and said to me, Will you look at my car whether you have ever owned? Because the writer wrote it with reality, where anyone sold it on facts. This was my car, and I went down, and I see the car and said, no, this was is not mine car. Unfortunately I give him the bad news, but it was funny for me. In 1992, Jon voight play a role in HBO film, “The Last of His Tribe”. In 1995, Jon voight play a Nate role, a fence in the film, Directed by Michael Mann, and next play a role in television film “convict cowboy”, the tin Solider also direct a film later. The next Block buster movie of Jon voight is “Mission impossible” in 1996’s Directed by Brian De Palma and Starring Tom cruise. Jon voight play a role of Spymaster James Phelps, A role Created by Peter Graves in the television series.
In 1997, Jon voight Work in six films, start with “Rosewood”, Story based on the 1923 Destruction of black town of Rosewood, Florida by the white residents of nearby sumner. A white Rosewood store, who follow his conscience and saves black customers from white rage, Jon voight played John Wright. Next in film “Anaconda” Set in Amazon, Voight played Paul Sarone with a sneaky hunter with a spectacular anaconda, which is looking for a remote Indian tribe from the remote National Geographic Film. Jon Voight next play a supporting role in film “Oliver Stone’s U Turn”, He played a blind man role. Jon Voight get a role in the “Rainmaker”, pick from the Novel of John Grisham and Directed by Francis Ford Coppola. He played an incredible lawyer, representing an insurance company with a Neophyte lawyer paid by Matt Damon. His last film of the 1997 was “Boy will be boys”, a family comedy through a dom deluise.
The Next year Jon Voight played role in television film the “Fixer”.In which he played a Lawyer jack killoran, who crossess the Difficult lines to correct, for his rich customer. He play important role in “Enemies of the state” in 1998, in which the Voight declared NSA against the Stalwart’s role of Smith. Jon Voight meet again with Director “Boorman” in 1998, is the general. The vote was reunited with General Director Borore Man in 1998. Set in Dublin, Ireland, this story tells the story of the real life of the Charismatic leader, the group of thieves, with both police and Provisional IRA. Voight Portrait Inspector Nade Kenney intends to take Kohail to justice. In 1999 Varsity blues appeared in front of the next. Jon Voight introduced by an incredible, autonomous football coach, James Van der Beek, testified against her star player. Produced by the fledgling MTV images, the film became an amazing hit and helped connect with the young audience.
In 1999, Jon Voight play a Noah in the television production “Noah ark”, And worked for second performance for TV. Jon Voight also worked with Chery Ladd in the feature “A Dog of Flanders”, a second part of famous film set in Belgium.
Jon Voight Career in 2000,s
The next Voight expressed President Franklin D Roosevelt in the 2001 action / war film “Pearl Harbor”. When Gene Hackman refused (his performance received by critics). In addition to that year, he play the role of Lara Croft’s title, the father of the Lara Croft appeared as Lord Croft. Based on the popular video game. Voight’s own real-life daughter, Angelina Jolie, had been given a big screen on digital Adventure. This year, he also appeared in “Zoolander”, director Ben Stiller, as a performed in the title role, an important contribution to the “Humble roots”. Voight published as Zoolander coal miner father. The film pulled out the pathos of cruel humor and the scenes of Zoolander’s return house, when he expressed his uncertain hatred in his son’s chosen profession after entering his mines along with his parents and brothers.
In 2001, Jon Voight work with Leelee Sobieski, Hank Azaria and David Schwimmer in the made for television film “Uprising”, which based on the Warsaw ghetto. Jon Voight performed a Major-General juergen Stroop, the responsible of destruction of jewish resistance, and he get the nomination for Emmy award nomination for best supporting actor in a limited series. Voight was almost unacceptable, under his makeup and cap, because he pointed to the Sport Broadcaster Howard Cassell. Director Michael Mann tagged Voight for an auxiliary role in the 2001 Biopic “Ali” who played Will Smith as a controversial former heavyweight champion Mohammad Ali. Voight won his fourth Academy Award nomination, and then performed for Best Actor in supporting Role.
In 2001, He also play a role in Television series “Jack and beanstalk”, the real story with Vanessa Redgrave, Matthew modine, Richard Attenborough, and Mia Sara. Miniseries of CBS “Pope John Paul 2” released in December 2005. Jon voight, who had raised Catholics, presented his death to Pontiff on his election until his death, named Emmy for the role. In 2003, Jon Voight play the role of Marion Sevillo MR. Sir in “Holes”, in 2004.Jon voight join the Nicolas cage in “National treasure” as patrick Gates, the head of cage character. In 2005, he play the role of Pope John Paul 2 in the second part of CBS miniseries, “Pope John Paul 2”. In 2006, he was the head coach of Adolph Rupp in the “Disney hit Glory Road”. He play the role of United States secretary of defense john Keller in the summer blockbuster “Transformer” in 2007, he reopened with Shia LaBeouf. In 2007, Jon voight Change his role as a Patrick Gates in National treasure Book of Secrets.
In 2009 Jonas Hodges in the seventh season of the Hit “Fox drama 24”, Jon Voight played the anti-American, in which many people are based on real life figures Alfried Krupp, Johann Rall and Eric Prince. Voight operates executive officer head of a legendary private military company based on Starark Wood in North Virginia, which has multiple resemblances with academy and ThyssenKrupp. Voight made his first appearance in two episode special episode 24, November 23. He then went to restart 10 episodes of Season 7. He was also the voice of “Special” guest on the card as 24 “two” players in Dennis Haysbert. Similarly, voice Thomas Nelson also included his voice talent in the audio Bible production, which is known as The Word of promise. In this dramatic audio, Voight played the role of Abraham. The project also included other famous Hollywood actors, including Jim Caviezel, Lou Gossett, Junior, John Rhys-Davis, Luke Perry, Gary Sinise, Jason Alexander, Christopher Mc Donald, Marissa Tomei, and John Schneider.
Jon Voight career 2010’s
In 2013, Jon voight give Appreciation Ray Donovan as Mickey Donovan, many faithful parents who did not bring anything to his sons’ life, but Rayon’s credentials, but paranoia, neurosis, and disastrous complication. Jon Voight received the Golden Globe Award category television series for best supporting actor, miniseries film in 2013.
Political views of Jon Voight
In early life of Jon voight, his American liberal views and he supported to president john F kennedy, Whose death suffer him. He also work for George Mcgovern’s voter registration efforts in the cities of los Angles. Jon voight protest against Vietnam War. In 1970’s, he made public challenges with Jean Fedda and Leonard Bernstein in support of a popular left-handed group in Chile.
However, Jon voight pick the conservative viewpoints. In july 28, 2008, he wrote in Washington times that he was regretted his activity against the youthful and called “marxist propaganda”. He specifically targeted human rights abuses after the US visit in Vietnam and Cambodia. In May 2008, Jon voight paid visit to Israel on the honor of its 70th birthday. Jon Voight said, I am coming for piece, and salute to the Israeli peoples on the joyous 70th birthday. This week is about dealing with Israel moral bacon. At that moment when enemy threat the nuclear destruction, Israel heals, On July 28, 2008, Jon Voight write in Washington times, at the time of the Democratic presidential Candidate Barack Obama.
Jon voight Supported Republican presidential candidates Matt Romney and Donald trump in presidential election in 2012 and 2016.