Jeffrey Jones is an American actor who initially performed in theater before going on to make a name for himself playing a number of notable film and television characters such as Emperor Joseph II from the 1984 Academy Award-winning period drama film Amadeus and Edward R. Rooney from the iconic 1986 teen comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
He was born to Ruth and Douglas Jones. He fathered a son named Julian Coutts with renowned Canadian voice coach Lloy Coutts.
In 2003, he was arrested after being accused of taking sexually explicit photographs of a 14-year-old boy. He was subsequently charged with the crimes of hiring a minor to pose for nude photographs and for the possession of child pornography. He entered a no contest plea and was ordered to register as a sex offender and sentenced to five years probation. He was also required to undergo counseling.
I've gotten to go wonderful places, meet interesting and intelligent people, and I started of course in the theatre and continue to work in the theatre where there is some intelligence involved in it.Jeffrey Jones
is a famous American actor,
who was born on
September 28, 1946. As a person born on this date, Jeffrey Jones is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 28) and the 64th most popular for the year (1946).
People born on September 28
fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales.
Jeffrey Jones is the 457th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Jeffrey Jones' birthday, Jeffrey Jones is the 2941st most famous American and ranks 26th in famous people born in Buffalo, New York, U.S.
In general, Jeffrey Jones ranks as the 5315th
most popular famous person, and the 1024th most popular actor of all time.
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