He was born in Swakopmund, Namibia.
He had an uncredited role in the 2008 film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, which starred his father.
He is the grandson of Marcheline Bertrand, Academy Award-winner Jon Voight, Jane Etta Pitt and William Alvin Pitt. His siblings are Maddox, Pax, Zahara, and twins Knox and Vivienne. He changed his first name to John.