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James Earl Jones

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James Earl Jones (born January 17, 1931) is a multi-award-winning American actor of theater and film, well known for his distinctive bass voice and for his portrayal of characters of substance, gravitas and leadership. He is known for providing the voice of Darth Vader in the Star Wars franchise and the tagline for CNN. James Earl Jones was born in Arkabutla, Mississippi, the son of Ruth (née Connolly) and Robert Earl Jones. At the age of five, he moved to Jackson, Michigan, to be raised by his maternal grandparents, but the adoption was traumatic and he developed a stutter so severe he refused to speak aloud. When he moved to Brethren, Michigan in later years a teacher at the Brethren schools started to help him with his stutter. He remained functionally mute for eight years until he reached high school. He credits his high school teacher, Donald Crouch, who discovered he had a gift for writing poetry, with helping him out of his silence. Jones attended the University of Michigan w ... Read more »


Birthday    :   1931-01-17
Place Of Birth    :   Arkabutla, Mississippi, USA
Alternate Name    :   James Earl Boggins Jones
Known Movie/TV Credits    :   Unknown
Last Appeared In    :   Unknown

Filmography

MOVIES
Coming 2 AmericaRoi Jaffe Joffer2020-12-16
Star Wars: The Rise of SkywalkerDarth Vader (voice)2019-12-18
The Lion KingMufasa (voice)2019-07-12
Unraveling the Mystery: A Big Bang FarewellJames Earl Jones (archive footage)2019-05-16
Warning ShotPendleton2018-09-14
Rogue One: A Star Wars StoryDarth Vader (voice)2016-12-14
The Lion Guard: Return of the RoarMufasa (voice)2015-11-22
Star Wars Rebels: The Siege of LothalDarth Vader (voice)2015-04-18
Driving Miss DaisyHoke Colburn2014-06-04
Gimme ShelterFrank McCarthy2013-10-17
Muse of FireHimself2013-09-26
BlackfishHimself (archive footage)2013-06-07
MiliusHimself2013-03-09
Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space OdysseyAdmiral (voice)2012-12-02
Jack and the BeanstalkThe Giant (voice)2009-11-06
Welcome Home Roscoe JenkinsPapa Jenkins2008-02-08
EarthNarrator2007-04-22
John, Paul, George and BenNarrator2007-01-05
ClickNarrator of Michael's Past (uncredited)2006-06-22
The Best of The Tony Awards: The PlaysJack Jefferson (segment "The Great White Hope") / Troy Maxson (segment "Fences")2006-05-02
The BenchwarmersDarth Vader (voice)2006-04-07
The Reading Room2005-11-04
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the SithDarth Vader (voice - uncredited)2005-05-17
The Sandlot 2Mr. Mertle2005-05-03
RobotsVoice Box at Hardware Store (voice)2005-03-10
Nine Dog ChristmasNarrator2004-10-05
The Story of Star WarsDarth Vader (archive footage)2004-08-18
The Great YearNarrator2003-08-01
Feast of All SaintsOlder Marcel2001-11-11
Visitors from the UnknownNarrator2001-03-25
Disney's American LegendsNarrator2001-02-12
Finder's FeeAvery Phillips2001-01-01
Summer's EndDr. William 'Bill' Blakely2000-04-18
Fantasia 2000Himself - Host1999-12-17
Santa and PeteJames Earl Jones1999-12-05
Undercover AngelThe Judge1999-05-16
On the Q.T.Leo1999-04-01
Our Friend, MartinDaddy King (voice)1999-01-12
The Annihilation of FishFish1999-01-01
The Lion King II: Simba's PrideMufasa (voice)1998-10-24
AloneGrey1997-12-21
What the Deaf Man HeardArchibald Thacker1997-11-23
Gang RelatedArthur Baylor1997-10-08
Casper: A Spirited BeginningKibosh (voice)1997-09-09
The Second Civil WarJim Kalla1997-03-15
Afro PromoHimself (archive footage)1997-01-31
TimepieceLawrence1996-12-22
Looking for RichardHimself/Interview1996-10-11
A Family ThingRay Murdock1996-03-29
Cry, the Beloved CountryRev. Stephen Kumalo1995-12-15
Judge DreddNarrator (uncredited)1995-06-30
Jefferson in ParisMadison Hemings1995-03-31
Circle of Life: An Environmental FableMufasa (voice)1995-01-21
Clear and Present DangerAdmiral James Greer1994-08-03
The Lion KingKing Mufasa (voice)1994-05-07
Clean SlateJohn Dolby1994-05-06
Africa: The SerengetiNarrator1994-03-31
Confessions: Two Face of EvilCharles Lloyd1994-01-17
The Vernon Johns StoryVernon Johns1994-01-15
Michael Jackson - Dangerous - The Short FilmsHimself (Superbowl Heal The World) Voice1993-09-28
The Meteor ManEarnest Moses1993-08-06
Excessive ForceJake1993-05-14
The SandlotMr. Mertle1993-04-07
SommersbyJudge Barry Conrad Issacs1993-02-05
Lincoln1992-12-26
Ramayana: The Legend of Prince RamaNarrator (English)1992-12-05
SneakersNSA Agent Bernard Abbott1992-09-09
Patriot GamesAdm. James Greer1992-06-04
True IdentityHimself1991-07-23
ScorchersBear1991-07-07
ConvictsBen Johnson1991-01-01
Grim Prairie TalesMorrison1990-09-14
Ivory HuntersInspector Nkuru1990-08-20
Heat WaveJunius Johnson1990-08-13
Last Flight OutAl Topping1990-05-22
By Dawn's Early LightLooking Glass General - 'Alice'1990-05-19
The AmbulanceLt. Spencer1990-03-22
The Hunt for Red OctoberJames Greer1990-03-02
Teach 109Dr. Winston1990-01-01
Best of the BestFrank Couzo1989-11-10
Field of DreamsTerrence Mann1989-04-21
Three FugitivesDugan1989-01-27
TerrorgramRetribution (voice)1988-08-08
Coming to AmericaKing Jaffe Joffer1988-06-29
Matewan'Few Clothes' Johnson1987-08-28
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the NightEmperor of the Night (voice)1987-08-06
Gardens of StoneSgt. Maj.'Goody' Nelson1987-05-05
Soul ManProfessor Banks1986-10-24
My Little GirlIke Bailey1986-08-31
Aladdin and His Wonderful LampGenie / Narrator1986-07-14
The Lone Star KidHolmes1986-02-10
The Vegas Strip WarJack Madrid1984-11-25
City LimitsAlbert1984-01-01
Return of the JediVoice of Darth Vader (voice)1983-05-25
Blood TideFrye1982-09-01
The Flight of DragonsOmmadon1982-08-17
Conan the BarbarianThulsa Doom1982-04-02
The Bushido BladeThe Prisoner1981-11-20
The CreationNarrator1981-01-01
God's TrombonesHimself - Narrator (segment "The Creation")1981-01-01
The Empire Strikes BackDarth Vader (voice)1980-05-20
Paul RobesonPaul Robeson1979-01-08
The Star Wars Holiday SpecialDarth Vader (voice)1978-12-01
The Greatest Thing That Almost HappenedMorris Bird, Jr.1977-10-26
A Piece of the ActionJoshua Burke1977-10-07
The Making of 'Star Wars'Darth Vader (voice) (uncredited)1977-09-16
Exorcist II: The HereticOlder Kokumo1977-06-17
Star WarsDarth Vader (voice)1977-05-25
The GreatestMalcolm X1977-05-17
The River NigerJohnny Williams1976-04-14
SwashbucklerNick Debrett1976-01-01
Deadly HeroRabbit Shazam1975-12-14
The UFO IncidentBarney Hill1975-10-20
The CayTimothy1974-10-24
ClaudineRupert D. "Roop" Marshall1974-04-22
King LearKing Lear1974-02-20
The ManDouglass Dilman1972-07-19
Malcolm XBiographical Narration (voice)1972-05-24
The Great White HopeJack Jefferson1970-10-11
End of the RoadDoctor D1970-02-10
The ComediansDr. Magiot1967-10-31
Tv Series
Star Wars RebelsDarth Vader (voice)2014-10-13
The Big Bang TheoryHimself2007-09-24
The One Show2006-08-14
Deal or No Deal2005-12-19
HouseDibala2004-11-16
Two and a Half Men2003-09-21
Everwood2002-09-16
According to JimRoyal Flush Voice (voice)2001-10-03
Will & Grace1998-09-21
MerlinRock of Ages1998-04-26
Stargate SG-1Unas (Voice)1997-07-27
Under One RoofNeb Langston1995-03-14
FrasierNorman Royster1993-09-16
Pros and Cons1991-09-26
Law & OrderAttorney Horace McCoy1990-09-13
Gabriel's FireGabriel Bird1990-09-12
The SimpsonsMoving Man / Serak the Preparer / Narrator (voice)1989-12-17
Long Ago and Far AwayHost1989-02-11
L.A. Law1986-09-15
Me and Mom1985-04-05
The Atlanta Child MurdersMajor Walker1985-02-10
Faerie Tale TheatreGenie / Narrator1982-09-11
CBS Schoolbreak SpecialDetective Robb1980-04-19
Paris1979-09-29
Roots: The Next GenerationsAlex Haley1979-02-18
Jesus of NazarethBalthazar1977-01-06
Vegetable Soup1975-09-22
Sesame Street1969-11-10
The Dick Cavett ShowHimself - Guest1968-06-06
Tarzan1966-09-08
Dr. Kildare1961-09-27
The Defenders1961-09-16
Tony AwardsHimself - Nominee / Performer1956-04-01
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