Jon Voight, born in 1938, is an American film star with 11 nominees for the golden globe awards, winning four of them. He is also the winner of one Academy Award, being nominated in four. He came under the spotlight in the late 1960s due to his role in ‘midnight cowboy’, and became a Hollywood sensation during the 1970s. His slowing output took pace during the 1990s when he made his comeback through his remarkable performance in the movie “Heat”. He worked with his daughter, Angelina Jolie in the movie ’Lara Croft: Tomb Rider’. His achievements are the reflection of his glorious career, starting from featuring in several episodes of a TV serial ‘Gunsmoke’ to his latest academy award in 2014.
Jon Voight Net Worth: $45 Million
Jon Voight’s net worth is somewhere around $45 million.
Source Of Income
He made his fortune initially from the film industry. His salary back in the 1960s from ‘midnight cowboy’ is reported to be around $17,000 and gradually rose to the No.1 spot of highest paid actors in Hollywood with around $20 million lead over his closest competition. Besides this now owns the fast food chain “fat Voight burger” in Washington, a football team “the Yonkers Angel”, his own vodka brand, “wonder Voight-US”, a perfume brand called “with love from Jon” and his own fashion line called “Jon Voight seduction”
Properties: House, Cars
He owns a million dollar house in the Beverly Hill, CA in addition to several businesses. He rides a $50,000 Lexus RX-350
net worth by years (2013-2017)
Jon Voight’s net worth back in 2013 was said to be around $35 million dollars which increased at a measurable pace closing at $45 million at the end of 2016.
His rich lifestyle
Jon Voight lives a luxurious life. Apart from his luxurious house in CA, he enjoys finest qualities of vodka and spends a lot on himself. His favorite brand is Rolex and is said to have a reasonable collection of them. He is particularly keen about his public appearance and usually appears in formal attire He is not too extravagant but spends reasonably. He owns a multimillion business and a luxurious car to add to the icing!
Jon Voight was born on December 29th, 1938 in Yonkers, New York to Barbara and Elmer Voight. His father was a professional golfer. He has two brothers, Barry and Wesley Voight. He was raised as a Catholic and went to a high school in White Plains, New York. It is there that he first found his talent in acting and became interested.
He completed his graduation with a B.A in Arts in 1960 and then moved to New York City where he pursued an acting career. He met Laurie Peters during the production of ‘the sound of music’ and got married in 1962 but later got divorced in 1967. He then married Marcheline Bertrand but also got divorced in 1980. He has 2 kids, James heaven, and Angelina Jolie.
He started his career in the 1960s featuring in several episodes of ‘Gun smokes’. He started in Hollywood in late 1960s and early 1970s and soon became an all time sensation with many hit films which include ‘mission impossible’, ’wrong turn’ and more. He also worked with his real-life daughter Angelina Jolie in the movie ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Rider’. He recently won the Golden Globe award in 2014. He holds a liberal approach towards politics.
His life is a true inspiration for all the youngsters in this industry and his success is the reflection of his hard work!