James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones (born Januar 17, 1931)[1] is an American actor who in a career o mair nor 50 years haes acome kent as "ane o America's maist distinguished an versatile" actors[2] an "ane o the greatest actors in American history."[3] Syne his Broadway debut in 1957, Jones haes wan mony awards, includin a Tony Awaird an Gowden Globe Awaird for his role in The Great White Hope. Jones haes wan three Emmy Awards, includin twa in the same year in 1991, an he an aa earned an Academy Awaird nomination for Best Actor in a Leadin Role in the film version o The Great White Hope. He is an aa kent for his vyce acting, most notably as Darth Vader in the Star Wars film series an Mufasa in Disney's The Lion King, as well as in mony ither film, stage, an telly roles.

James Earl Jones
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Jones in 2013
Born (1931-01-17) 17 Januar 1931 (age 89)
Arkabutla, Mississippi, U.S.
Alma materVarsity o Michigan
ThriftActor, vyce actor
Years active1953–present
Hauf-marrae(s)Julienne Marie (divorced)
Cecilia Hart (1982–present)


  1. "James Earl Jones Biography (1931–)". FilmReference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2008.
  2. Rebecca Flint Marx. "James Earl Jones Biography". All Movie Guide. Retrieved April 12, 2011.
  3. Nicole Sperling, Susan King (November 12, 2011). "Oprah shines, Ratner controversy fades at honorary Oscars gala". LA Times.com. Retrieved November 14, 2011.