Angelina Jolie mother
Angelina Jolie Mother was born on May 9, 1950, and she died on January 27, 2007. She was an American actress and also worked for humanity. Marcheline Bertrand mother of actors James Haven and Angelina Jolie, And X wife of actor Jon Voight. She worked for native American and give them cultural and economic benefits, Marcheline Bertrand cooperated with All tribes foundation. The give love gives life organization, for women cancers raised awareness in public. Bertrand died at the age of 56 by ovarian cancer.
Marcheline Bertrand Early life
She was born at St Francis Hospital in Blue Island, IIIinois. Bertran was growing up in small town of Riverdale.Her parent’s name, mother Lois June (nee Gouwens) (1928 to 1973) and father Rolland f Bertrand (1923 to 1985). Marcheline Bertrand had one brother and one sister, her brother name is Raleigh and her sister name is Debbie. In 1965 Bertrand and her family shifted Chicago area to Beverly Hills, California. Where she started her school and then complete her graduation.
Bertrand father descent was French Canadian, and the ancestry of her mother was Dutch and german, Bertrand’s mother grandparents moved to united states in the mid of 19th century. Marcheline Bertrand claimed to add the population of Iroquios by her father’s line, Although her native American ancestor only known is Huron, she born in Quebec in 1649. Her daughter said, Because of her name Marcheline wrongly identified as a French actress, She said, my mother, is far from French Persian as you can get. my grandparents owned a bowling street where she grew up.
Film career of Marcheline Bertrand
Her early years of acting Marcheline Bertrand Studied in Lee Strasberg theater institute. The fourth season of the television show Ironside, she performed Connie in the episode “Love, peace, brotherhood, and murder” in 1971. After decade later, she performed a small role in film “Lookin to get out”co-written and performed by her x husband Jon Voight. The next year, Marcheline Bertrand performed in comedy film “The Man Who Loved Women” final role in 1983, It was a remake of French film with same name in 1977.
In this time she was focused on production. In 1983 she created production house, Woods Road Production with her partner Bill Day. In 2005 she produced the documentary Trudell as a exective producer, Which discussed the life and work of her partner, John Trudell, Santee Sioux musician and activist. John Trudell was an official choice at the Sundance film festival and Tribeca film festival, and he won the best prize for Seattle international
Marcheline Bertrand Humanitarian work
Angelina Jolie Mother with her partner supported to the cultural and economic survival of local peoples, they also cooperated with all tribes foundation. In 2007 foundation issued $800,000 grant for reservation based programs that helps the tribal living standard and safe the future of local communities. In 2003 on international women day, Bertrand and her partner Trudell produced a concert for Afghan women refugees in affiliate with the United Nations
High Commissioner for refugees.
In 1999 Bertrand diagnosed with ovarian cancer, she also involved in the Give Love Give Life organization with Trudell, and their goal was to raise the public awareness about ovarian and much other gynecological cancer through the music. The first concert was held in February 2004 by Give love Give Life at The Roxy in West Hollywood. Marcheline Bertrand and her partner Trudell worked for Johanna’s Law to support in the music and film community. Law was signed on 12 January 2007, in which legislation to fund national level and education about the symptoms
of gynecological cancers. In February 2007, Give Love Give Life was held the second concert at Gibson Amphitheater in Los Angeles, to benefit the women cancer research center at Cedars-Sinal Medical Center.
Marcheline Bertrand Personal Life
On December 12, 1971, she married with actor Jon Voight. Two children of Jon Voight and Marcheline Bratrend, son James Haven born on May 11, 1973, and daughter Angelina Jolie born on June 4, 1 975. Now they both are actors. In 1976 Machelina Bertrand and Jon Voight separated, the and reason being was Voight’s aduletry. In 1978 she filled divorce form and its finalizes in 1980.
Angelina Jolie Mother in a new relationship with documentary and filmmaker Bill day, after separation with Voight. Marcheline and Bill Day lived together for eleven years but not married. After that Bertrand starts a new relationship with activist and musician John Trudell. She had three grandchildren by her daughter at the time of Bertrand death. Another granddaughter her name “Marcheline” in the honor of Marcheline Bertrand. She was roman Catholic.
At the end of Marchelina Bertrand, life she preferred to stay alone and avoide to interviews. She fight with ovarian and breast cancer for eight years, And she died when she 56 years old in january 27, 2007 at Cedars sinal Medical Center, with children’s company. , Also her sister and mother died from cancer. Her daughter Angelina Jolie said, my grandmother was died when she was young, so my mother think its same happen to her.
In 1971 she performed in drama “Ironside” as a Connie, it was a tv series episode “Love,peace, brotherhood, and Murder”. She performed in “Lookin to Get Out” as a girl in jeep in 1982. The final film role as a Girl in film “The Man Who loved Women” in 1983.