Jon Voight

Jon Voight


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 29-12-1938
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Yonkers, New York, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Jonathan Vincent Voight

  • Popularity: 2.50
  • Homepage: N/A


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.




Year Movie Character
1969 Midnight Cowboy as Joe Buck
1972 Deliverance as Ed Gentry
1974 The Odessa File as Peter Miller
1979 The Champ as Billy
2004 The Five People You Meet In Heaven as Edward
1974 Conrack as Pat Conroy
2004 Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 as Bill Biscane / Kane
1985 Runaway Train as Oscar 'Manny' Manheim
2007 September Dawn as Jacob Samuelson
1982 Lookin' to Get Out as Alex Kovac
1975 End of the Game as Walter Tschanz
2012 Beyond as Jon Koski
1967 Fearless Frank as Fearless Frank
1991 Chernobyl: The Final Warning as Dr. Robert Gale
2013 Baby Geniuses 3: Baby Squad Investigators as Moriarty
1995 Convict Cowboy as Ry Weston
1990 Eternity as Edward / James
2013 Dracula – The Dark Prince as Van Helsing
1973 The All-American Boy as Vic Bealer
2018 Surviving The Wild as Gus
2001 Pearl Harbor as Franklin D. Roosevelt
1996 Mission: Impossible as Jim Phelps
2001 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider as Lord Richard Croft
2007 National Treasure: Book of Secrets as Patrick Gates
1978 Coming Home as Luke Martin
1997 Rosewood as John Wright
2008 Pride and Glory as Francis Tierney, Sr.
1997 Most Wanted as Gen. Adam Woodward, alias Lt. Col. Grant Casey
2004 The Karate Dog as Hamilton Cage
2017 American Wrestler: The Wizard as Principle Skinner
1986 Desert Bloom as Jack Chismore
1969 Out of It as Russ
1995 The Tin Soldier as Yarik
1983 Table for Five as J.P. Tannen
1998 The Fixer as Jack Killoran
2001 Britney Spears: Live from Las Vegas as Storyteller
1993 The Rainbow Warrior as Peter Willcox
1970 The Revolutionary as A
2014 Baby Geniuses and the Treasures of Egypt as Moriarty
2015 Baby Geniuses and the Space Baby as Moriarty
2002 Second String as Coach Chuck Dichter
2006 Deadly Lessons as Dr. Crazx
2016 JL Family Ranch as John
1992 The Last of His Tribe as Professor Alfred Kroeber
2015 Court of Conscience as Father Peter
2006 The Foreign Eye
2018 Orphan Horse as Ben Crowley
1970 Roe v. Wade as Justice Burger
2020 JL Family Ranch: The Wedding Gift as John
2003 Jasper, Texas as Billy Rowles
2020 Man In The Arena as Narrator
2019 Hal as Himself
1997 The Rainmaker as Leo F. Drummond
2001 Ali as Howard Cosell
1997 Anaconda as Paul Serone
2006 Glory Road as Adolph Rupp
1999 Varsity Blues as Coach Bud Kilmer
2009 Clarkworld as himself
2012 Pablo as Himself
2013 Getaway as The Voice
2010 Stardust as Himself (uncredited)
1998 Enemy of the State as Thomas Brian Reynolds
1969 The Crowd Around the Cowboy
1970 Reagan as Viktor Novikov
2011 Lt. Dan Band: For the Common Good as Self
2013 Running on Empty: An Interview with Andrei Konchalovsky
1995 Heat as Nate
2003 Holes as Marion Sevillo "Mr. Sir"
1999 A Dog of Flanders as Michel
2015 Woodlawn as Paul Bryant
2015 A Christmas Eve Miracle as Jerry the Dog
2017 Same Kind of Different as Me as Earl Hall
2001 Uprising as SS-Brigadeführer Jürgen Stroop
2000 A Constant Forge
2004 National Treasure as Patrick Gates
2008 Four Christmases as Creighton
2008 24: Redemption as Jonas Hodges
2004 The Manchurian Candidate as Senator Thomas Jordan (D-CT)
1998 The General as Inspector Ned Kenny
2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them as Henry Shaw Sr
1990 Waldo Salt: A Screenwriter's Journey as Interviewee
2014 Ann-Margret - Från Valsjöbyn till Hollywood as Self
2007 Transformers as John Keller
2012 Casting By as Himself
2014 The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films as Himself
2006 After Midnight: Reflecting on a Classic 35 Years Later as Interviewee
1997 U Turn as Blind Man
2001 Zoolander as Larry Zoolander
2008 An American Carol as President George Washington
2003 A Decade Under the Influence as Himself
2006 Controversy and Acclaim: The Timelessness of a Groundbreaking Film as Interviewee
2007 Our World as Himself
2007 Bratz as Principal Dimly
1970 Catch-22 as 1st Lt. Milo Minderbinder
2007 Source of Pride - The Making of "Pride and Glory" as Himself
1999 Boys Will Be Boys as Lt. Palladino
1967 Hour of the Gun as Curly Bill Brocius
2014 And the Oscar Goes To... as Himself - Interviewee
1999 The Prince and the Surfer as Narrator
1999 A Tribute To Johnny Cash as Host
2019 Love, Antosha as Himself
2008 Tropic Thunder as Jon Voight
1995 The XXX Files: Lust in Space
1995 The Tin Soldier
1982 Lookin' to Get Out
1990 Eternity

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