James Earl Jones

Respected achiever who earned his place.

James Earl Jones
Full NameJames Earl Jones


Royalty, behold! The esteemed James Earl Jones was born on January 17, 1931 in Arkabutla, Mississippi. From a young age he distinguished himself in the dramatic arts, and has since gone on to become one of the most celebrated stage and screen actors, both in the United States and abroad. He is most famous for his voice of Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy, as well as his roles in Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964), The Simpsons (1989) and The Hunt for Red October (1990). Truly, he is a master of his craft, and it is with great admiration that we honor his royal presence.

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