She was the star on stage. Everyone was magnetized by her beauty and strength. We became instant friends. At lunch one day she told me about her mother’s death, how her marriage was falling apart, and about a baby that she had miscarried… a warm loving caring generous woman.
Marcheline Bertrand is Angelina Jolie’s beautiful actress mother, born in May 9, 1950, dead at January 27, 2007 from ovarian cancer. Angelina Jolie definitely inherited her mother’s beauty if you look at Marcheline Bertrand’s photos below.
Marcheline Bertrand married to Jon Voight, who is also an American actor on December 12, 1971 and then they gave birth to 2 kids, one is James Haven, also the actor, the other is the famous actress Angelina Jolie, who inherited her mother’s beauty. At the early years of Marcheline Bertrand’s actress career, her mentor was Lee Strasberg.
Jade Clark-Dixon was Marcheline Bertrand’s acting class’ classmate and was the best friend of Bertrand. He remembered how beautiful and attractive Marcheline Bertrand was.
Unfortunately Bertrand and Jon Voight splited 7 years later in 1978. Then Marcheline Bertrand met her boyfriend Bill Day who was the documentary filmmaker. They was together for 12 years living in Beverly Hills and New York City where they turned toward producing. Marcheline Bertrand was the executive producer of a documentary Trudell which told the story of Native American activist John Trudell, shown at the Sundance Film Festival in 2005. Later they developed a Amazonia film project, then sold it to Ridley Scott, the film director , but it’s said the project never took off.
During her late years, Marcheline Bertrand kept a low profile. Then after more than 7 years battling with ovarian cancer, she left peacefully at the hospital.
Marcheline Bertrand photos
Marcheline Bertrand’s movie