Jennifer Aniston mourns the death of her beloved father, also actor John Aniston, who has lost his life at 89 years of age.
“My sweet dad… John Anthony Aniston. You were one of the most beautiful people I have ever met. I am so grateful that you were able to go to heaven in peace and pain free. And 11/11, no less! You always had the perfect time for everything. That number will have even more meaning to me from now on. I will love you until the end of time.” wrote the protagonist of friends on his social profiles in a heartfelt farewell letter that he has accompanied with some tender photographs of their best moments together.
A publication that in a few minutes has been filled with messages of affection from its large community of followers and some of his colleagues, such as Naomi Watts or Kayley Cuoco. Father and daughter were very close and they shared their love for acting. It should be remembered that John was one of the most popular faces on the small screen in the United States, since he was the protagonist of the legendary American soap opera The Days of Our Lives, which has been broadcast since 1965, in which he played Víctor Kiriakis. He had also appeared in other renowned fictions such as the Gilmore Girls, Mad Men either the west wing.
Precisely for this prolific career he was awarded last July with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award, in which interpreters with great experience are distinguished. At that moving moment, John was surprised by Jennifer giving an emotional speech before handing over her statuette.
“This is an opportunity, not only to pay tribute to a true icon in the world of television, but also to recognize the lifetime achievements of a respected actor, who is also my father. His career is literally the definition of success.”
This was not the first time that the star of then she came publicly extolled his father, since in 2019, during an interview with the magazine Interview, he was honest about his happy childhood in which the actor had a most relevant role, not only because he was a professional benchmark, but because thanks to him he had managed to forge a positive attitude in the face of life’s setbacks, something that he confessed has been essential for her. . Precisely, one of the potholes that she has had to go through a lot has to do with what refers to motherhood, since the artist has opened her heart and has declared that one of her dreams would have been to be a motherand, despite having undergone several fertility treatments, he never managed to achieve it.