James Earl Jones Young – Movies, Darth Vader and Net Worth

James Earl Jones

In the first place, James Earl Jones is an actor. He is lives and works in the United States of America. Even more, James Jones is one such actor who is legendary in the industry. He has been acting in the industry for nearly seven decades.

Read through the article to find out the answers to questions like who is James Jones? What is the net worth of the actor? What is James Jones age?

✔ Quick Bio-Wikis

✔ Real Name James Earl Jones
✔ Birthday 17th Nov 1931
✔ Birthplace Arkabutla, MS
✔ Zodiac Sign Capricorn
✔ Nationality American
✔ Height 6′ 1½” (1.87 m)
✔ Profession American Actor
✔ Parents N/A
✔ Dating/Spouse Cecilia Hart (m. 1982–2016), Julienne Marie (m. 1968–1972)
✔ Married/Wife N/A
✔ Upcoming movie Coming 2 America
✔ Age 90 Year Old
✔ Net Worth $40 million

A note about James Earl Jones

As mentioned before, James Jones is an outstanding actor and a legend in the showbiz industry. Further, James Earl Jones Darth Vader role is famous even today. His acting is greatly appreciated in the industry. Even more, James has won three Tony awards, two primetime Emmy awards and a Grammy award.

One interesting fact about the actor is that he was given National Medal of the Arts by President George H.W Bush in the year 1992. Further, he has also presented with Kennedy Centre of Honor in 2002. Even today the actor is active in the industry. The latter part of the article will discuss the personal and professional life of the actor.

Brief information about James Jones

  • The early life of the actor

The birth of the actor took place in the year 1931. His full date of birth is 17th January 1931. James was born at Arkabutla, Mississippi in the United States of America. As per the date of birth, James Earl Jones age is ninety years old. The parents of the actor are Ruth James and Robert Earl, Jones.

Ruth, the mother of James, was a teacher and a Maid. On the other hand, Robert, father of James, was a boxer, butler and Chauffeur.

  • Education life of the actor

James Jones went to Browning school for boys for his high education. Later on, he graduated from Dickson Rural Agricultural School in Michigan. After his graduation, he went to the University of Michigan to study pre-med. But he joined the Reserve Officers Training Corps. However, while waiting for his orders of deployment he concentrated on music and drama.

  • Personal life of the actor

James is married twice in his life. His first wife was Julienne Marie, a singer. However, the couple did not stay together for long. After divorcing Julienne, James married actress Cecilia Hart. Hart died of ovarian cancer in 2016. But Cecilia and James have a son named Flynn Earl Jones.

A note about the career of the actress

The actor began his career in acting at the Ramsdell Theatre in Michigan. His first performance in the theatre was Othello in 1955. He was part of various Shakespeare plays over the years. From the 1990 James was part of various successful movies like Patriot Games and the Lion King. Further, he also played lead roles in three different television series.

Some of the famous James Earl Jones movies are as follow:

  1. Martin Luther King in Our Friend, Martin
  2. Jack Jefferson in Great White Hope
  3. James Bing in Good Luck
  4. Norman Royster in Frasier
  5. Avery Phillips in Finder’s fee

What is the net worth of the actor?

James Earl Jones net worth is around 40 million US dollars. Most of his money comes from acting in various movies and series.

Bottom Line:

To sum it up, James Jones is an outstanding actor. He is the father of a son and has been married twice. Further, the actor has won lifetime achievement awards multiple times.