Playbill.com takes a look at James Earl Jones' stage triumphs in a career spanning over 50 years. The actor picked up his fourth Tony Award nomination for his performance in The Best Man. Jones celebrates his 83rd birthday on Jan. 17.
Jones won Tonys for The Great White Hope and Fences and received an additional nomination for On Golden Pond.
Happy birthday, James!
Celebrate Over 50 Years of James Earl Jones Onstage