December 29, 1938
84 years old
6 ft 2½ in | 189 cm
84 kg | 185 lbs
12 US | 45 EU
Jonathan Vincent Voight was born in Yonkers, New York, United States, on December 29, 1938, is an American actor.
Young Jon Voight first started performing in school production of musical "The Song of Norway", in role as Count Pepi Le Loup.
He landed his first break as Rodolfo in Off-Broadway play "A View from the Bridge" (1965).
He got his television debut in ABC police drama series Naked City (1963) in episode "Alive and Still a Second Lieutenant" (1963), in role as Victor Binks.
He made his big screen debut in fantasy comedy film Fearless Frank (1967) in role as Fearless Frank.
Jon's breakthrough performance came as Joe Buck in buddy drama movie Midnight Cowboy (1969).
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Jon Voight is 84 years old.
Jon Voight net worth is around 55 million dollars.
He won the Academy Award for Best Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for his role as Luke Martin in drama film Coming Home (1978).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and the Golden Globe Award Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for his role as Oscar "Manny" Manheim in drama thriller film Runaway Train (1985).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for his role as Howard Cosell in biographical sports drama movie Ali (2001).
He was nominated for theGolden Globe Award forBest Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for his role as Ed Gentry in survival thriller movie Deliverance (1972).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for his role as Billy Flynn in drama sports film The Champ (1979).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as Leo F. Drummond in legal drama film The Rainmaker (1997).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor also won the BAFTA Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles and the Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year for his role as Joe Buck in buddy drama movie Midnight Cowboy (1969).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film for his performance as Professor Alfred Kroeber in drama film The Last of His Tribe (1992).
He was nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for his role as Pat Conroy in drama film Conrack (1974).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries for his role as Eddie in drama movie The Five People You Meet in Heaven (2004).
He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Villain for his role as NSA Department Head Thomas Brian Reynolds in political action thriller film Enemy of the State (1998).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as Maj. Gen. Jürgen Stroop in war drama movie Uprising (2001).
He was nominated for the London International Cinema Festival Jury Prize for Best Lead Actor for his role as Warren E. Burger in political legal drama film Roe v. Wade (2020).
Heat (1995) drama crime as Nate
Mission: Impossible (1996) action spy as Jim Phelps
He portrayed Patrick Gates in thriller action films National Treasure (2004) and National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007).
Holes (2003) adventure comedy as Marion Sevillo / Mr Sir
U Turn (1997) crime thriller as Blind Man
The Manchurian Candidate (2004) political thriller as Senator Thomas Jordan
Glory Road (2006) sports drama as Adolph Rupp
Transformers (2007) science fiction action as Mr. John Keller
Pearl Harbor (2001) drama action as Franklin D. Roosevelt
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) fantasy thriller as Lord Richard Croft
Anaconda (1997) adventure horror as Paul Serone
Zoolander (2001) comedy as Larry Zoolander
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) fantasy adventure as Henry Shaw Sr.
He played Mickey Donovan in crime drama film Ray Donovan: The Movie (2022).
Reagan (2023) biographical historical drama as Viktor Novikov
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as John Paul II in television miniseries Pope John Paul II (2005).
He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film and was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Mickey Donovan in crime drama television series Ray Donovan (2013–2020).
Gunsmoke (1966-1968) Western drama series as Petter Karlgren / Cory / Steven Downing
24 (2009) Fox drama series as Jonas Hodges
Lone Star (2010) Fox drama series as Clint Thatcher
Graduated from Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains, New York (1956).
Graduated from The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C (1960), with a BA degree in Drama.
Graduated from Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre.
Has older brother, Barry and younger brother, James Wesley.
Has Slovakian and German ancestry.
He played Stanley Kowalski in a play "A Streetcar Named Desire" (1973-1974), at the Studio Arena Theater, in Buffalo, New York.
He was considered for role of Clark Kent / Superman in Superman (1978).
He was Steven Spielberg's first choice for role of Matt Hooper in film Jaws (1975).
He was awarded the National Medal of Arts in 2019.
Lives in Los Angeles, California.
He was married to:
Marcheline Bertrand (1971-1978) they have a son, James Haven and a daughter, Angelina Jolie
Lauri Peters (1962-1967)
He dated Diana Ross (2005-2006), Nastassja Kinski (2002), Barbra Streisand (1994-1995), Eileen Davidson (1989-1991), Stacey Pickren (1979-1986) and Jennifer Salt (1968-1970).