James Earl Jones

One of America's greatest actors.

About James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones is an African American actor, who has a career spanning over sixty years. This has lead to him being considered one of the greatest American actors of all time. Notable roles include Darth Vader (Star Wars [Not the prequels]), Thulsa Doom (Conan the Barbarian), and Mufasa (The Lion King).
Best Of The Best - James Earl Jones Lines


Born in Mississippi 1931 grew up with grandparents. Had a very severe stutter as a boy and was functionally mute for eight years, until his high school english teacher helped him in writing poetry and public speaking. After high school he joined the military during the korean war, he did not see combat. After his stint in the armed forces he went on to a career of acting getting his start in Broadway. Over the last 60 years he has distinguished him self has one of the greatest actors in American history. "One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can't utter" - James Earl Jones
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