James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones

Performer
  • Born: Jan 17, 1931 in Arkabutla, Mississippi

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2008 Special Award Winner
1987 Outstanding Actor in a Play Fences Winner
1978 Outstanding Actor in a Play Paul Robeson Nominee
1973 Outstanding Performance Hamlet Winner
1973 Outstanding Performance The Cherry Orchard Winner
1971 Outstanding Performance Les Blancs Winner
1969 Outstanding Performance The Great White Hope Winner
1965 Vernon Rice Award Othello Winner
Outer Critics Circle
2012 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play The Best Man Winner
2008 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Winner
2005 Outstanding Actor in a Play On Golden Pond Nominee
1987 Outstanding Actor in a Play Fences Winner
Theatre World
1962 Theatre World Award Moon on a Rainbow Shawl Winner
Tony Award
2012 Actor in a Play The Best Man Nominee
2005 Actor in a Play On Golden Pond Nominee
1987 Actor in a Play Fences Winner
1969 Actor in a Play The Great White Hope Winner