Tommy Lee Jones

1946 - Today

Tommy Lee Jones

Tommy Lee Jones (born September 15, 1946) is an American actor and filmmaker. He has received four Academy Award nominations, winning the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his performance as U.S. Marshal Samuel Gerard in the 1993 thriller film The Fugitive. His other notable starring roles include Texas Ranger Woodrow F. Call in the TV miniseries Lonesome Dove, Agent K in the Men in Black film series, Sheriff Ed Tom Bell in No Country for Old Men, the villain Two-Face in Batman Forever, terrorist William "Bill" Strannix in Under Siege, Texas Ranger Roland Sharp in Man of the House, rancher Pete Perkins in The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada, which he also directed, Colonel Chester Phillips in Captain America: The First Avenger, CIA Director Robert Dewey in Jason Bourne, and Warden Dwight McClusky in Natural Born Killers. Jones has also portrayed real-life figures such as businessman Howard Hughes in The Amazing Howard Hughes, Radical Republican Congressman Thaddeus Stevens in Lincoln, executed murderer Gary Gilmore in The Executioner's Song, U.S. Army General Douglas MacArthur in Emperor, businessman Clay Shaw, the only person prosecuted in connection with the assassination of President John F. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tommy Lee Jones has received more than 8,402,197 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 113th most popular actor.

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  • 69

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.65

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  • 4.40

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Among actors, Tommy Lee Jones ranks 112 out of 8,832Before him are Clark Gable, Yves Montand, Christopher Lloyd, Jean Renoir, Sigourney Weaver, and Tony Curtis. After him are Charlotte Rampling, Judi Dench, Robert Duvall, Rowan Atkinson, Lee Van Cleef, and Gene Hackman.

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Among people born in 1946, Tommy Lee Jones ranks 17Before him are Patti Smith, Ted Bundy, Bon Scott, Gianni Versace, Alan Rickman, and David Lynch. After him are Charlotte Rampling, Elfriede Jelinek, Mireille Mathieu, Susan Sarandon, David Gilmour, and Fabio Capello.

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Among people born in United States, Tommy Lee Jones ranks 226 out of 12,171Before him are Sigourney Weaver (1949), Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803), Tony Curtis (1925), P. T. Barnum (1810), David Lynch (1946), and Rocky Marciano (1923). After him are Colonel Sanders (1890), Whitney Houston (1963), Josephine Baker (1906), Leonard Bernstein (1918), Barry White (1944), and Samuel P. Huntington (1927).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tommy Lee Jones ranks 60Before him are Denzel Washington (1954), Mel Gibson (1956), Clark Gable (1901), Christopher Lloyd (1938), Sigourney Weaver (1949), and Tony Curtis (1925). After him are Robert Duvall (1931), Lee Van Cleef (1925), Gene Hackman (1930), Ava Gardner (1922), Fred Astaire (1899), and Bette Davis (1908).