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Jon Voight

Jonathan Vincent "Jon" Voight 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.

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Dec 29, 1938 In Yonkers, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
Movie Man In The Arena 2020-07-01
Latest Project:
In the movie Reagan
Known For
Poster of The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films
Poster of Lone Star
Poster of Bratz
Poster of A Tribute To Johnny Cash
Movie Reagan Viktor Novikov
Movie Man In The Arena Narrator
Movie Roe v. Wade Justice Burger
Movie Hal Himself
Movie Love, Antosha Himself
Movie Surviving The Wild Gus
Movie Orphan Horse Ben Crowley
Movie American Wrestler: The Wizard Principle Skinner
Movie Same Kind of Different as Me Earl Hall
Movie JL Family Ranch John
Movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Henry Shaw Sr
Movie Court of Conscience Father Peter
Movie A Christmas Eve Miracle Jerry the Dog
Movie Woodlawn Paul Bryant
Movie Baby Geniuses and the Space Baby Moriarty
Series Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter Himself
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Himself - Interviewee
Movie Ann-Margret - Från Valsjöbyn till Hollywood Self
Movie Baby Geniuses and the Treasures of Egypt Moriarty
Movie The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films Himself
Movie Getaway The Voice
Series Ray Donovan Mickey Donovan
Movie Baby Geniuses 3: Baby Squad Investigators Moriarty
Movie Dracula – The Dark Prince Van Helsing
Movie Pablo Himself
Movie Casting By Himself
Movie Beyond Jon Koski
Movie Stardust Himself (uncredited)
Series Lone Star
Movie Clarkworld himself
Movie Tropic Thunder Himself - Awards Ceremony
Movie Pride and Glory Francis Tierney, Sr.
Movie An American Carol President George Washington
Movie Four Christmases Creighton
Movie 24: Redemption Jonas Hodges
Movie Our World Himself
Movie Transformers John Keller
Movie September Dawn Jacob Samuelson
Movie National Treasure: Book of Secrets Patrick Gates
Movie Bratz Principal Dimly
Movie The Foreign Eye
Movie Deadly Lessons Dr. Crazx
Movie After Midnight: Reflecting on a Classic 35 Years Later Interviewee
Movie Controversy and Acclaim: The Timelessness of a Groundbreaking Film Interviewee
Movie Glory Road Adolph Rupp
Series Pope John Paul II Pope John Paul II / Karol Wojtyla
Movie The Manchurian Candidate Senator Thomas Jordan (D-CT)
Movie The Karate Dog Hamilton Cage
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown
Movie Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 Bill Biscane / Kane
Movie National Treasure Patrick Gates
Movie The Five People You Meet In Heaven Edward
Movie Jasper, Texas Billy Rowles
Movie A Decade Under the Influence Himself
Movie Holes Marion Sevillo "Mr. Sir"
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown
Movie Second String Coach Chuck Dichter
Movie Uprising SS-Brigadeführer Jürgen Stroop
Movie Pearl Harbor Franklin D. Roosevelt
Movie Zoolander Larry Zoolander
Movie Lara Croft: Tomb Raider Lord Richard Croft
Series Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story Siggy (Sigfried Mannheim), Overseas Div. Director for Robinson Intl.
Movie Britney Spears: Live from Las Vegas Storyteller
Movie Ali Howard Cosell
Movie A Constant Forge
Movie A Dog of Flanders Michel
Movie A Tribute To Johnny Cash Host
Series Noah's Ark Noah
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn Unknown
Movie Boys Will Be Boys Lt. Palladino
Movie Varsity Blues Coach Bud Kilmer
Movie The Prince and the Surfer Narrator
Movie Enemy of the State Thomas Brian Reynolds
Movie The General Inspector Ned Kenny
Movie The Fixer Jack Killoran
Movie Rosewood John Wright
Movie Anaconda Paul Serone
Series The View Himself
Movie Most Wanted Gen. Adam Woodward, alias Lt. Col. Grant Casey
Movie The Rainmaker Leo F. Drummond
Movie U Turn Blind Man
Movie Mission: Impossible Jim Phelps
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown
Movie Heat Nate
Movie Convict Cowboy Ry Weston
Movie The Tin Soldier Yarik
Series Return to Lonesome Dove Woodrow F. Call
Movie The Rainbow Warrior Peter Willcox
Movie The Last of His Tribe Professor Alfred Kroeber
Movie Chernobyl: The Final Warning Dr. Robert Gale
Movie Eternity Edward / James
Movie Waldo Salt: A Screenwriter's Journey Interviewee
Series Seinfeld Unknown
Series LIVE with Kelly and Ryan Unknown
Movie Desert Bloom Jack Chismore
Movie Runaway Train Oscar 'Manny' Manheim
Movie Table for Five J.P. Tannen
Movie Lookin' to Get Out Alex Kovac
Series Wogan Unknown
Movie The Champ Billy
Movie Coming Home Luke Martin
Movie End of the Game Walter Tschanz
Movie The Odessa File Peter Miller
Movie Conrack Pat Conroy
Movie The All-American Boy Vic Bealer
Movie Deliverance Ed Gentry
Movie The Revolutionary A
Movie Catch-22 1st Lt. Milo Minderbinder
Movie Out of It Russ
Movie Midnight Cowboy Joe Buck
Movie The Crowd Around the Cowboy
Movie Hour of the Gun Curly Bill Brocius
Series Cimarron Strip Unknown
Movie Fearless Frank Fearless Frank
Series Naked City Unknown
Series Gunsmoke Unknown
Series The Oscars Unknown