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Tommy Lee Jones

Actor, Director
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Net worth 2018: $85 Million
Residence: San Saba, Texas, U.S
Country: United States
BirthDay: 15 September 1946
Sigh: Libra
Height: 1.83 m
Education: Robert E. Lee High School, St. Mark's School of Texas,

Tommy Lee Jones was bornon 15 September 1946 in San Saba, Texas, U.S, American, is Actor, Director. Tommy Lee Jones is a famous American actor, screenwriter and director who made his mark in Hollywood with memorable performances in movies like ‘The Fugitive’, ‘Men in Black’, ‘No Country for Old Men’ and ‘Lincoln’. He owes his success to his typical Texan experiences and his difficult childhood, which according to him made him a ‘stronger’ and ‘better human-being’. His sheer talent, effervescent nature and athletic build turned his life around when he was presented with a football scholarship and was also offered a chance to act in a number of school productions and dramas due to his striking persona. He moved to the city of dreams, New York, where he landed his debut role in the television series, ‘Charlie’s Angels’ and the title role in the movie, ‘Jackson County Jail’. With a string of minor hits to his list, his career took flight and put him in the spotlight when he landed the part of the famous U.S. Marshal, Samuel Gerard in the award-winning film, ‘The Fugitive’. Apart from that, he has also directed a number of films including ‘The Good Old Boys’ and ‘The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada’. Work apart, he is an avid San Antonia Spurs fan, seriously pursues polo and is an ardent Polo Training Foundation supporter.


$85 Million


2012 was a very important year for Jones as he returned with his critically-acclaimed role as ‘Agent K’ in ‘Men in Black 3’ and was also cast in Steven Spielberg’s ‘Lincoln’


In 2010, he was cast in the drama, ‘The Company Men’ along with Ben Affleck, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival


His waning film career resurged with two hit performances in ‘No Country for Old Men’ and ‘In the Valley of Elah’ in 2007


Since 2006, he has been serving as the official spokesperson for ‘Suntory’, a Japanese brewing company and has appeared in a number of Suntory’s advertisements


In 2005, he directed ‘The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada’, the first of his directorial ventures, which was also showcased at the Cannes Film Festival


He married his third wife, Dawn Laurel on March 19, 2001


In 2000, he co-starred with director Clint Eastwood in ‘Space Cowboys’, where he played the role of a retired pilot on a space rescue mission


Marshal Samuel Gerard in ‘The Fugitive’, which released in 1993


Through the 1990s, he starred in several hit movies including ‘Men in Black’, ‘JFK’ and ‘Batman Forever’


In 1989, he was once again nominated for a prestigious award for his role as ‘Woodrow F


In 1981, he starred in ‘Back Roads’ along with Sally Fields and two years later, he was presented an important award for his performance as Gary Gilmore in ‘The Executioner’s Song’


He landed his first protagonist role with ‘Jackson County Jail’ in 1976 and worked in the ‘Rolling Thunder’ the following year


In 1971, he acted along with Sid Caesar and Carol Channing in the Broadway production, ‘Four on a Garden’


He moved to New York City with the dream of becoming an actor and made his Broadway debut in 1969 with ‘A Patriot for Me’


During his stay in Harvard, he played for the 1968 Harvard varsity team and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English the following year

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