Which Oscar winning actor is the father of a daughter who has also won an Oscar?
nswer: Jon Voight won the Academy Award for Best Leading Actor in the film Coming Home (1978). He is the father of actress Angelina Jolie, who won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the drama Girl, Interrupted (1999). Jolie has had a lifelong dysfunctional relationship with her father, which began when Voight left the family when his daughter was less than a year old. They reconciled when they appeared together in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), but their relationship again deteriorated. They did not speak for six-and-a-half years, but began rebuilding their relationship in the wake of her mother’s death in 2007.
Jonathan Vincent Voight is an American actor. He is the winner of one Academy Award, having been nominated for four. He has also won four Golden Globe Awards and was nominated for eleven.
Born: 29 December 1938 (age 78), Yonkers, New York, United States
Height: 1.89 m
Grandchildren: Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt, more
Awards: Academy Award for Best Actor, more
Children: Angelina Jolie, James Haven