Curious About Jon Voight's Love Life? Here's What We Know

Jon Voight is a famous name in Hollywood, and he's also known for being Angelina Jolie's dad. But, you know, their relationship has been a bit rocky over the years. Despite the bumps along the way, both of them are talented in their own right, with Jon having a long and impressive career in movies.

Voight is well-known actor who's been in some famous movies. He acted in films like "Deliverance," "Midnight Cowboy," and "Runaway Train." He even won an Oscar for his role in "Coming Home." He has also been nominated for the Oscars for his acting in "Midnight Cowboy," "Runaway Train," and "Ali." 

Is The Deliverance Actor In A Relationship Today?

Jon Voight's current love life is bit of mystery because he hasn't talked much about it. Right now, he's single and not dating anyone, but he's kept most of the details about his personal life private. 

JonJon Voight accepting his Oscar Award SOURCE: Oscars YouTube Channel

As for Voight plans when it comes to relationships, well, it's bit uncertain. Considering Angelina Jolie's dad's age, it might not be too likely that he's actively looking to get into new relationship. Sometimes, as people get older, they focus more on their families, careers, and enjoying their company.

About Voight's Last Marriage

Jon Voight was married to the late actress, Marcheline Bertrand in the past. They tied the knot on December 12, 1971, and their journey as a married couple lasted until April 14, 1980. Marriage can be a wonderful but sometimes challenging journey, and in their case, it was the latter. 

Voight and Bertrand's married life is a bit of a mystery because they didn't share too many details about it with the public. Sometimes, celebrities like to keep their personal lives private, and that's understandable. It's possible that they had their special moments, challenges, and experiences during their marriage.

What Caused The Divorce With Bertrand?

Voight and Bertrand's marriage faced challenges, and the reason that caused the divorce was the actor's admission of adultery. He had a romantic involvement with another woman while they were still married. This was a painful and difficult experience for his wife to go through.

MarchelineJon Voight's late ex-wife, Marcheline Bertrand SOURCE: Pinterest

Bertrand took the step of filing for divorce in 1978, and the process took some time before it was officially finalized in 1980. It marked the end of their marriage and the beginning of separate journeys in life. 

Voight's Wife Was Deeply Hurt By It

The divorce deeply affected Bertrand, and Voight's daughter Angelina Jolie has spoken about how much pain it caused her mother. According to Jolie, when her father had an affair, it profoundly changed her mother's life. It shattered her dream of a happy family life. 

Despite the hurt, one thing that remained constant was Bertrand's love for being a mother, as mentioned in an article from Metro. She cherished her role as a mom and continued to provide love and support to her children.

Who Is Late Marcheline Bertrand?

Marcheline Bertrand was not only a late actress but also a talented producer in the entertainment world. She left her mark on the industry through her acting roles in movies like "Lookin' to Get Out," "The Man Who Loved Women," and her work in the TV series "Ironside." 

MarchelineMarcheline Bertrand with young Angelina Jolie SOURCE: Angelina Jolie Instagram @angelinajolie

After her divorce from Voight, Bertrand found love again when she married Tom Bessamra in 2002. Their marriage lasted until her passing on January 27, 2007. 

Tragically, Jolie's mother Bertrand passed away after losing her battle with ovarian cancer in Los Angeles, California. She was only 56 years old at the time, as mentioned in an article from People.

Jon Voight's First Wife Was Lauri Peters 

Before his marriage to the late Bertrand, Voight was previously married to Lauri Peters. They tied the knot on April 30, 1962. However, like many relationships, theirs faced challenges, and they eventually decided to part ways, finalizing their divorce in 1967. 

The details of Voight's marriage to Peters are quite a mystery, as they kept their private life away from the public eye. Not much information is available about their love life (other than how these two met) or the reasons behind their divorce. 

How Did The Actor Meet His First Wife?

Jon Voight and Lauri Peters first crossed paths while working together in the Broadway production of "The Sound of Music." It's kind of like a real-life love story unfolding on the stage. Sometimes, when people work closely on a project or share a common passion, they form strong connections, and that's probably how their relationship began. 

LaurieJon Voight's first wife, Laurie Peters SOURCE: Cliff Richard News Twitter @SirCliffNews

In "The Sound of Music," Peters took on the role of Leslie while Voight portrayed the character of Rolfe, the Nazi messenger boy. One of the memorable moments in the play is their duet, "Sixteen Going on Seventeen," which captures the innocence and budding romance between their characters. 

Some Information On Jon's First Wife

Lauri Peters (birthname Patricia Peterson) is a former actress known for her roles in several movies. The July 2, 1943, actress popular works include  "Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation," "Summer Holiday," and "For Love of Ivy." 

Peters besides, acting has also contributed to the world of drama education. In 1993, she co-founded the Meisner Extension at NYU within the Undergraduate Drama program at the Tisch School of the Arts. She served as the Artistic Director and Acting Teacher of the Extension in the past during which NYU recognized her as a Master Teacher. 

Beyond her tenure at NYU, Lauri continues to pass on her knowledge of the Meisner technique, teaching it outside the university. Besides She has also worked on a series of books about Sanford Meisner and his innovative acting methods.

Have Two Kids With His Late Ex-Wife 

Jon Voight's family tree includes two talented children from his marriage to Bertrand. He has a son named James Haven and a daughter who happens to be the incredibly famous Angelina Jolie. It's pretty amazing how both of them followed in their father's footsteps and got involved in the film industry.

James, born on May 11, 1973, in Los Angeles, California, had his share of time in the spotlight as an actor. He is known for roles in films like "Original Sin," "Stay Alive," and "Monster's Ball." However, these days, he's chosen a quieter life away from the glitz and glamour of Hollywood. 

Jolie, born on June 4, 1975, has certainly made her mark in the world of entertainment. She's not just a well-known actress but also an Oscar-winning one, earning the prestigious award for her performance in "Girl, Interrupted." Beyond that, she's starred in range of movies, like "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider," "Maleficent," "Salt," and "Kung Fu Panda."

The relationship between Voight and Jolie has been quite a rollercoaster. They were estranged for many years, a situation that began when the actor and, Bertrand, separated when Angelina was just two years old. However, in recent years, there have been signs of improvement. Her then-husband, Brad Pitt, encouraged her to mend her relationship with her father. 

Other Relationship Of Jolie's Father

Apart from his marriage and family life, Jon Voight has been in relationships with several notable women over the years. From 1968 to 1970, he was in a relationship with Jennifer Salt, and during the late '70s to the mid-'80s, he dated Stacey Pickren. 

In the late '80s to early '90s, Voight had a relationship with Eileen Davidson. From 1994 to 1995, he was romantically involved with Barbra Streisand, and in 2002, he had a brief relationship with Nastassja Kinski. His relationship with Diana Ross lasted from 2005 to 2006. The actor's love life has seen its fair share of ups and downs.


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