Jon Voight

Jon Voight

Jonathan Vincent "Jon" Voight (Yonkers, Estado de Nueva York, 29 de diciembre de 1938) es un actor estadounidense. Conocido sobre todo por películas como Cowboy de Medianoche, Coming Home o El campeón y gracias a los cuáles se convirtió en uno de los actores más reconocidos de los años 60 y 70, del mismo modo, su papel en Coming Home le reportó un óscar. Es padre de la actriz Angelina Jolie y del actor James Haven.

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  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1938-12-29
  • Lugar de nacimiento: Yonkers, New York, USA

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jonathan Vincent "Jon" Voight (born December 29, 1938) is an American actor. He has received an Academy Award, out of four nominations, and three Golden Globe Awards, out of nine nominations. Voight came to prominence in the late 1960s with his performance as a would-be gigolo in Midnight Cowboy (1969). During the 1970s, he became a Hollywood star with his portrayals of a businessman mixed up with murder in Deliverance (1972), a paraplegic Vietnam veteran in Coming Home (1978), for which he won an Academy Award for Best Actor, and a penniless ex-boxing champion in The Champ (1979). Although his output slowed during the 1980s, Voight received critical acclaim for his performance as a ruthless bank robber in Runaway Train (1985). During the 1990s, he most notably starred as an unscrupulous showman attorney in The Rainmaker (1997). Voight gave critically acclaimed biographical performances during the 2000s, appearing as sportscaster Howard Cosell in Ali (2001), as Nazi officer Jürgen Stroop in Uprising (2001), and as Pope John Paul II in the television film of the same name (2005). Voight is the father of actress Angelina Jolie. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jon Voight, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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