Ron Cephas Jones is single? His Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts
Ron Cephas Jones is an American actor who is widely recognized for his role in the drama series called
'This is Us'. This series earned him two consecutive Primetime Emmy Awards nominations.
The Early life of Ron Cephas Jones
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He was born on 8 January 1957, in Paterson, New Jersey, the United States of America. He is rumored to
be the only son of his African parents. However, information regarding his parents and siblings is not disclosed yet. For his education, he has attended John F. Kennedy High School. Subsequently, he went to Ramapo College and graduated from there. After the completion of his graduation, he aimed to become an actor so he joined an acting class.
Ron Cephas Jones Career steps
He started his career as an actor since the early 1990's by appearing with a small role in the movie 'Murder Magic' which was released in 1994. Then, he appeared in several movies such as 'He Got Game (1998)', Little Senegal (2001)', and so on. But he was well-praised by the viewers after portraying in 'Half Nelson (2006)', 'and 'Titus (2013)'.
He began his TV career in 1996 by appearing in a series called 'Law and Order'. However, he gained name and fame after portraying the role of Romero in TV series, 'Mr. Robot (2015-2016)'. Though, being a Veteran actor, he got a bigger chance to appear in a TV series called 'This is Us' in 2018. In that series, he played the role of William Shakespeare Hill, father of Randall Pearson as a lead role in the series.
Awards and nominations
In 2017, he was awarded Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a drama series 'Mr. Robot (2015-2016)'. The same year, being Outstanding Supporting Actor he was also nominated for Emmy Awards. Finally, in 2018, he received an Emmy Award for being Outstanding Guest Actor. Similarly, he is also the receiver of Obie Award for Sustained Excellence of Performance.
Ron Cephas Jones Net worth
At the present year 2018, his net worth is estimated to be approximately $700 thousand that he has earned through his acting career. However, his daughter Jasmine who is one of the famous stage and screen actresses has the net worth of around $1 million. Similarly, his wife Kim Lesley's net worth is estimated to be $500 thousand. But information about the cars and mansions owned by him is under review.
In the Personal life of Ron Cephas Jones
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While talking about his personal life, he is not a married man but had a girlfriend named Kim Lesley. Kim is a successful British rock, pop, and Jazz singers. Without marriage, the couple has a daughter, Jasmine Cephas Jonas who was born on 21 July 1989. His daughter is one of the renowned stage and screen actresses. However, the couple ended their relationship after a few years of their daughter's birth. There is no information about his current girlfriend which seems he is single in today's context.
Facts about Ron Cephas Jones
Apart from being an actor, he is also a poet who regularly shared his work at the Nuyorican Poets Café in New York City during the late 1990's. Also, he is the member of LAByrinth Theater Company where he served closely with Philip Seymour Hoffman.
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