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James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones

93 years old. Born in Arkabutla, Mississippi, USA on 17th January 1931.
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James Earl Jones is an Oscar winning actor with a career spanning 57 years, from 1964 to 2021, starting at the age of 33. His first film was Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb and his latest film was Coming 2 America. A lot of his work has been in the Drama and Comedy genres.

Known For

Filmography

Released Films (137)

Film Film Year Runtime Rating Streaming Options
Coming 2 America poster Coming 2 America 2021 1h 50m PG-13
Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker poster Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker 2019 2h 22m PG-13
The Lion King poster The Lion King
as Mufasa
2019 1h 58m PG
Unraveling the Mystery: A Big Bang Farewell poster Unraveling the Mystery: A Big Bang Farewell 2019 30m PG
Warning Shot poster Warning Shot 2018 1h 30m R
The Lion Guard: Life In The Pride Lands 2017 1h 55m
Rogue One poster Rogue One 2016 2h 13m PG-13
The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar poster The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar 2015 44m
Driving Miss Daisy poster Driving Miss Daisy 2014 1h 22m
Star Wars Rebels: The Siege of Lothal poster Star Wars Rebels: The Siege of Lothal 2015 44m
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn poster The Angriest Man in Brooklyn 2014 1h 24m R
Gimme Shelter poster Gimme Shelter 2013 1h 41m PG-13
Blackfish poster Blackfish 2013 1h 23m
Xumo Play
DistroTV
Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey poster Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey 2010 45m
Jack and the Beanstalk poster Jack and the Beanstalk 2009 1h 34m G
Cineverse
Waking Sleeping Beauty poster Waking Sleeping Beauty 2009 1h 26m PG
Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins poster Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins 2008 1h 54m PG-13
Earth poster Earth 2007 1h 30m G
John, Paul, George and Ben poster John, Paul, George and Ben 2007 12m
Click poster Click 2006 1h 47m PG-13
Scary Movie 4 poster Scary Movie 4 2006 1h 23m PG-13
The Benchwarmers poster The Benchwarmers 2006 1h 20m PG-13
The Reading Room poster The Reading Room 2005 1h 33m PG
Xumo Play
Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith poster Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith 2005 2h 20m PG-13
The Sandlot 2 poster The Sandlot 2 2005 1h 37m PG
Robots poster Robots 2005 1h 31m PG
Nine Dog Christmas poster Nine Dog Christmas 2004 59m
The Great Year poster The Great Year 2004 46m
Fredericksburg: A Documentary Film 2002 58m NR
Feast of All Saints poster Feast of All Saints 2001 3h 33m R
Recess Christmas: Miracle On Third Street poster Recess Christmas: Miracle On Third Street 2001 1h 3m
Disney's American Legends poster Disney's American Legends 2001 58m G
Finder's Fee poster Finder's Fee 2001 1h 40m R
Antietam: A Documentary Film 2000 57m NR
Summer's End poster Summer's End 1999 1h 38m G
Fantasia 2000 poster Fantasia 2000 1999 1h 14m G
Santa and Pete poster Santa and Pete 1999 1h 38m NR
Un vrai petit Ange poster Un vrai petit Ange 1999 1h 32m
On the Q.T. poster On the Q.T. 2001 1h 30m
Our Friend, Martin poster Our Friend, Martin 1999 1h NR
The Annihilation of Fish poster The Annihilation of Fish 1999 1h 48m R
The Lion King II: Simba's Pride poster The Lion King II: Simba's Pride
as Mufasa
1998 1h 21m G
Primary Colors poster Primary Colors 1998 2h 23m R
Alone poster Alone 1997 1h 42m
UP Faith & Family Apple TV Channel
What the Deaf Man Heard poster What the Deaf Man Heard 1997 2h PG
Gang Related poster Gang Related 1997 1h 42m R
Casper: A Spirited Beginning poster Casper: A Spirited Beginning 1997 1h 30m PG
The Second Civil War poster The Second Civil War 1997 1h 37m R
Timepiece poster Timepiece 1996 1h 40m
A Family Thing poster A Family Thing 1996 1h 49m PG-13
Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault poster Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault 1996 2h
Cry, the Beloved Country poster Cry, the Beloved Country 1995 1h 46m PG-13
Who's in Rabbit's House? poster Who's in Rabbit's House? 1995 13m G
Judge Dredd poster Judge Dredd 1995 1h 36m R
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies poster The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies 1995 1h 30m
Jefferson in Paris poster Jefferson in Paris 1995 2h 19m PG-13
Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable poster Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable 1995 13m
People: A Musical Celebration poster People: A Musical Celebration 1995 -
Clear and Present Danger poster Clear and Present Danger 1994 2h 21m PG-13
The Lion King poster The Lion King
as Mufasa
1994 1h 28m G
Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics poster Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics 1994 1h 29m NR
Clean Slate poster Clean Slate 1994 1h 47m PG-13
Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult poster Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult 1994 1h 23m PG-13
Confessions: Two Faces of Evil poster Confessions: Two Faces of Evil 1994 1h 28m
The Vernon Johns Story poster The Vernon Johns Story 1994 -
Hallelujah 1993 1h 22m
Michael Jackson - Dangerous - The Short Films poster Michael Jackson - Dangerous - The Short Films 1993 1h 52m
The Meteor Man poster The Meteor Man 1993 1h 40m PG
Excessive Force poster Excessive Force 1993 1h 27m R
The Sandlot poster The Sandlot 1993 1h 41m PG
Sommersby poster Sommersby 1993 1h 49m PG-13
Lincoln poster Lincoln 1992 4h
Sneakers poster Sneakers 1992 2h 6m PG-13
Patriot Games poster Patriot Games 1992 1h 57m R
Scorchers poster Scorchers 1991 1h 28m R
Convicts poster Convicts 1991 1h 33m
Grim Prairie Tales poster Grim Prairie Tales 1990 1h 26m R
Ivory Hunters poster Ivory Hunters 1990 -
Heat Wave poster Heat Wave 1990 1h 40m
Last Flight Out poster Last Flight Out 1990 1h 35m PG
By Dawn's Early Light poster By Dawn's Early Light 1990 1h 41m PG
The Ambulance poster The Ambulance 1990 1h 36m R
The Hunt for Red October poster The Hunt for Red October 1990 2h 15m PG-13
Teach 109 poster Teach 109 1989 25m
Best of the Best poster Best of the Best 1989 1h 37m PG-13
Field of Dreams poster Field of Dreams 1989 1h 47m PG
Three Fugitives poster Three Fugitives 1989 1h 36m PG-13
Stories to Remember: Noah's Ark 1989 27m G
The Hunting of the Snark poster The Hunting of the Snark 1989 19m
Terrorgram poster Terrorgram 1990 1h 28m
Coming to America poster Coming to America 1988 1h 57m R
Matewan poster Matewan 1987 2h 12m PG-13
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night poster Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night 1987 1h 23m G
Gardens of Stone poster Gardens of Stone 1987 1h 51m R
A House Divided 1987 1h
Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold poster Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold 1986 1h 39m PG
Soul Man poster Soul Man 1986 1h 44m PG-13
My Little Girl poster My Little Girl 1986 1h 58m
Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp poster Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp 1986 44m
The Lone Star Kid poster The Lone Star Kid 1986 53m NR
Visual Pathfinders: Robert Abel & Associates 1985 50m
The Vegas Strip War poster The Vegas Strip War 1984 1h 36m
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears 1984 10m
City Limits poster City Limits 1984 1h 26m
Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi poster Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi 1983 2h 12m PG
Blood Tide poster Blood Tide 1982 1h 22m
The Flight of Dragons poster The Flight of Dragons 1982 1h 36m NR
Conan the Barbarian poster Conan the Barbarian 1982 2h 9m R
Night of 100 Stars poster Night of 100 Stars 1982 3h 2m
The Bushido Blade poster The Bushido Blade 1981 1h 44m
God's Trombones poster God's Trombones 2012 26m
The Creation poster The Creation 1981 9m
The Golden Moment: An Olympic Love Story poster The Golden Moment: An Olympic Love Story 1980 3h 19m
Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back poster Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back 1980 2h 4m PG
Paul Robeson poster Paul Robeson 1979 1h 58m
The Star Wars Holiday Special poster The Star Wars Holiday Special 1978 1h 37m
The Story of the Faithful Wookiee poster The Story of the Faithful Wookiee 1978 9m
The Greatest Thing That Almost Happened poster The Greatest Thing That Almost Happened 1977 1h 40m
A Piece of the Action poster A Piece of the Action 1977 2h 15m PG
The Making of Star Wars poster The Making of Star Wars 1977 49m G
Exorcist II: The Heretic poster Exorcist II: The Heretic 1977 1h 58m R
The Last Remake of Beau Geste poster The Last Remake of Beau Geste 1977 1h 25m PG-13
Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope poster Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope 1977 2h 1m PG
The Greatest poster The Greatest 1977 1h 42m PG
Swashbuckler poster Swashbuckler 1976 1h 41m PG
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings poster The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings 1976 1h 50m PG
The River Niger poster The River Niger 1976 1h 45m R
Deadly Hero poster Deadly Hero 1975 1h 42m R
The UFO Incident poster The UFO Incident 1975 1h 32m NR
The Cay poster The Cay 1974 1h
Claudine poster Claudine 1974 1h 32m PG
King Lear poster King Lear 1974 2h 55m
The Man poster The Man 1972 1h 33m G
The Great White Hope poster The Great White Hope 1970 1h 43m
End of the Road poster End of the Road 1970 1h 50m
The Comedians poster The Comedians 1967 2h 32m NR
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb poster Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 1964 1h 35m PG

Regularly Credited With

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Mark Hamill
9 films together
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Anthony Daniels
9 films together
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Carrie Fisher
7 films together
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7 films together
Samuel L. Jackson's profile
Samuel L. Jackson
6 films together
Peter Mayhew
Peter Mayhew
6 films together
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Robin Williams
5 films together
Billy Dee Williams's profile
Billy Dee Williams
5 films together

Stats

His Top Genres 1
17% Drama
+ 344 more
His Top Years
6% 1990
+ 48 more
Top Character Types
100% Lawyer
Hero or Villain?
100% Good
Role Type
100% Support

1 Genres are counted according to total films, not total genres, as such the overall total of all genress will be more than 100%.

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James Earl Jones FAQ

How old is James Earl Jones?

93 years old.

When was James Earl Jones born?

17th January 1931

Where was James Earl Jones born?

Arkabutla, Mississippi, USA

Has James Earl Jones won an Oscar?

No, up to this point he has never won an Oscar.

Has James Earl Jones won a BAFTA?

No, up to this point he has never won an BAFTA.

What ethnicity is James Earl Jones?

He is Black.