Angelina Jolie has finally made peace with her once-estranged father Jon Voight | Now To Love
Angelina Jolie Ordered to Repair Relationship Between Her Kids & Their Dad, Brad Pitt Brad Pitt will be getting visitation time with his children. Angelina Jolie has finally made peace with her once estranged father Jon Voight. The actress explains their relationship strengthened following. The year-old and her dad, 78, took the UN ambassador's Angelina Jolie's relationship with father Jon Voight was mended, behind the.
And it resurrected his career. Marcheline wanted her to do it. News reports that Voight spilled the beans at a pre-Oscar party about how excited he was to be a grandfather and that the adoption was happening, which took the couple by surprise, because they hadn't wanted to announce the news until Cambodian and United States officials finalized the adoption.
He said she has 'mental problems' Getty Images Jolie and Voight's relationship took a turn for the worse inwhen Voight gave a now-infamous interview to Access Hollywood via Entertainment Weekly.
During the interview, he alleged that Jolie had "mental problems" dating back to childhood and urged her fans and handlers to make sure that she got help in the wake of her split from Billy Bob Thornton. He also alleged that he had not been allowed to see Jolie's adopted son, Maddox.
The interview obviously struck a nerve with Jolie, who said in a statement, "I don't want to make public the reasons for my bad relationship with my father. I will only say that like every child, Jamie [Haven] and I would have loved to have had a warm and loving relationship with our dad. After all these years, I have determined that it is not healthy for me to be around my father, especially now that I am responsible for my own child.
Incidentally, the petition was actually filed on July 3.
At the time, she also requested that her son's legal name be changed to Maddox Chivan Thornton Jolie. Voight and Bertrand almost named Jolie "Shiloh Baptist Voight" after a truck they'd been stuck driving behind in traffic. Bertrand allegedly put the kibosh on the name despite Voight's insistence, claiming it sounded "too Hebrew. Deep, deep peace that never has been there before until this…Both Brad and Angie looked so happy. I haven't seen Shiloh yet. I'm looking forward to it. And no, [Jolie and I] haven't spoken…I don't, I didn't have any communication with her.
They reconciled somewhat in Getty Images After years of tension, signs of a reconciliation came aroundafter the death of Jolie's mother and Voight's wife. According to reports, it was Jolie's then-boyfriend, Brad Pitt, who urged Jolie to make nice with Voight. Since Angelina's mother died, Brad Pitt has been gently urging her to reconcile with her father, if not for her sake, then so the children can have their grandfather in their life.
I love him so much. He doesn't deserve the kind of treatment that his daughter Angelina Jolie is giving him. I remember when she was ten years—old and I met her and I went over to Jon and said, 'You're in big trouble, she is going to be wild!
I hope she doesn't hurt you.
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InVoight gushed about his estranged daughter to the Telegraph in light of her New York Times editorial about her double mastectomy and struggles with the BRCA-1 gene. I am trying to be of help by giving her information and looking things up. She has given a real voice to the issue, and she has taken advice and gone in the direction that she has gone.
I come from more of a holistic point of view. Whatever the case, Voight told the Independent he is "always happy when she's happy" and "when she does good. I'm very proud of her. And she's a good director now too. Jolie finally apologized to Voight, according to Closer Weekly. However, on her acceptance, she thanked her late mother in her speech but chose to ignore her father.
It was actually Brad Pitt who got the pair back together after convincing his wife at the time that she should settle things with her father. His Breakthrough in Broadway As well as gaining critically acclaimed reviews for his roles on screen, Voight has also had a stint in Broadway before moving to film. His role in film began two years later, when he was cast in Fearless Frank, but he had more Broadway appearances which included roles with his first wife, such as the original The Sound of Music and Romeo and Juliet.
Impossible because he wanted to spend as much time with his mother who was suffering from cancer. He saw that by taking this role, he could take his mother with him to Prague where the movie was being filmed.
Following this, he continued to take roles in order to take his mother away with him. After a short hiatus from Hollywood, he stated that this made for his return back to films.
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To date, Voight has been awarded with four Academy Award nominations, a credit and proven success of his acting career. He did however, have relationships with other famous faces. Names included in this list of stars are Diana Ross, who Voight dated for a year inand he also had a public relationship with Eileen Davidson.
Their relationship went on during the eighties and it was claimed that Eileen wanted Voight to help get her into film following her long stint on television. When this did not happen, the relationship happened to end. Although Voight had reconciled with his daughter by the time of her wedding with Brad Pitt, he was still not invited. It was claimed that Angelina Jolie did not want her father at her wedding as she was concerned for his behavior during the event. Awkward Situation After many years of dating and having several children together, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie officially tied the knot in However, even despite the reconciliation between Jolie and her father, Voight was not invited to take part in the nuptial celebrations.
However, Voight only had kind words regarding the wedding: Good Samaritan As well as being a big time actor, Jon has been credited for his generosity outside of work. When Jon was shooting a film is Louisville, he met a fan in the supermarket who was there to buy Thanksgiving turkeys for the children at the Home of the Innocents center.
When Voight asked the lady buying the turkeys who all the turkeys were all for, he offered to pay for all the turkeys when discovering it was for the children. He accused her actions of signing a petition to be anti-Semitic, and this led to a public apology by the actress claiming she misunderstood what the petition was about.
He graduated with a B. He guest starred in an episode of Naked City and two episodes of The Defenders in that year. However, it was in when Voight starred as Joe Buck in the casting of Midnight Cowboy, that his career really took off. Although he missed out on this award, he still won four others.
Working With Angelina Voight and his daughter Angelina Jolie appeared together in the film adaptation of the computer game Lara Croft: While they both have a long and successful repertoire of film and television roles, other than this film, they have not worked on or starred together in another production.
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Choosing Roles Voight claimed to be very picky when it came to picking roles he would take. Before his leading role in Coming Home, he had not done a film for three years, despite the confidence others had on his acting skills and support in his ability for particular upcoming roles.
The offered role came shortly before Coming Home was released, in which Voight had a role in and would garner attention for.
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This was a cause of concern for the director of Superman as he felt Jon could not fully commit his time to the film. As a result he was awarded with the Razzle award for Worst Actor in for his deliverance in both Anaconda and Most Wanted.
Jon even saw his feature in Seinfeld as a success for his career and how it came at a good time for him. He has had this role sincewhilst also appearing in several films. On the show, Voight plays a father who was jailed for 20 years and a father who neglected and abused his son, Ray. He has acknowledged her work publicly, speaking only fondly of the films she has directed. Humanitarian Voight is a humanitarian activist, believing in the importance of giving back to society and participating in volunteering and charity events around the world.