Tommy Lee Jones young
September 15, 1946
6 ft 0 in | 183 cm
90 kg | 200 lbs
11 US | 44 EU
Tommy Lee Jones was born in San Saba, Texas, U.S., on September 15, 1946, is an American actor. Young Tommy Lee Jones began his acting career on the stage and made Broadway debut in a play A Patriot for Me in 1969's. He made his big screen debut in romantic drama film Love Story (1970) in role as Hank Simpson. Tommy's breakthrough performance came as U.S. Marshal Samuel Gerard in the thriller film The Fugitive (1993) with Harrison Ford, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
He received nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Hank Deerfield in the crime drama mystery movie In the Valley of Elah (2007).
He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his roles in conspiracy thriller film JFK (1991) as Clay Shaw/Clay Bertrand and in epic historical drama movie Lincoln (2012) as Republican Congressman Thaddeus Stevens.
He played Kevin Brown/Agent K in Men in Black film series (1997-2012) opposite Will Smith.
He portrayed Chester Phillips in superhero film Captain America: The First Avenger (2011).
No Country for Old Men (2007) crime thriller directed by Joel and Ethan Coen
The Big Town (1987) drama with Matt Dillon and Diane Lane
Fire Birds (1990) action thriller with Nicolas Cage
Under Siege (1992) action thriller with Steven Seagal
Batman Forever (1995) superhero in role as Harvey Dent/Two-Face
The Client (1994) thriller with Susan Sarandon
Blue Sky (1994) drama romance with Jessica Lange
U.S. Marshals (1998) action crime thriller opposite Wesley Snipes and Robert Downey, Jr.
The Family (2013) black comedy crime opposite Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer
The Missing (2003) thriller with Cate Blanchett and Evan Rachel Wood
Just Getting Started (2017) action comedy opposite Morgan Freeman and Rene Russo
He is an avid polo player.
Is an fan of San Antonio Spurs.
He played for Harvard’s undefeated football team in 1968.
He has been married three times, has a son and a daughter.
Has a Cherokee Native American grandparent, and is mostly of Welsh ancestry.
Jones owns 3,000-acre ranch near San Antonio.
I feel pretty lucky. Those guys, they know my name. They know who I am. Not bad for a little Indian boy. Not bad. - on working with famous movies stars.
It's no mean calling to bring fun into the afternoons of large numbers of people. That too is part of my job, and I'm happy to serve when called on.
If military movies were automatically successful we'd make nothing but military movies. But seriously, patriotism is one thing that all Americans have in common.
I don't fight anybody anytime or anywhere.
I think that no matter how much you don't like yourself or the drama of your life you can still find some comedy in it.
As a child of West Texas, I identify with Hispanic culture every bit as much as I do North American culture.
I'm a hedonist.
I don't direct movies for a living.
All my life I've had the privilege to make my living with my imagination, and the most important thing has been to see my creative life grow. I was educated to do that and have lived accordingly.