Now, political gulf between Jolie and dadNovember 17th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Hollywood actress Angelina Jolies relationship with her father Jon Voight apparently turned more sour after the veteran actor announced his support for presidential candidate John McCain during the election campaigns.
According to her friends, the Tomb Raider star was embarrassed that her father, who attended the Republican national convention, was among a few celebrities who were backing the ill-fated McCain campaign
Jolie and her partner Brad Pitt are keen Barack Obama supporters.
Rumours were abuzz that Jolie and her father were on better terms due to the diplomatic efforts of Pitt.
However, Jolies pals fear that Voights political association could damage the chances of reconciliation with his daughter,
Angie was embarrassed by her fathers association with McCain, not to mention his comments about Sarah Palin, who she isnt a fan of, the Daily Express quoted a source as saying.
Angie remarked that considering the treatment he doled out to her mother, she wasnt that surprised that he now supported a woman who, in her opinion, was taking womens rights back 100 years.
Things are fragile between Angie and Jon and it doesnt take much to rock the boat. Their political differences havent helped things, the source added. (ANI)
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