Eddie Jones' acting career spans over 30 years. The veteran actor has appeared in over 250 plays and has co-starred or been featured in over 75 films, movies-of-the-week, mini-series and episodic television series. He first discovered acting in summer stock after a friend invited him to an acting class. Since then Jones has garnered a wealth of experience in the acting profession. His feature film credits include Sneakers starring Robert Redford, A League of Their Own with Tom Hanks and Rosie O'Donnell, The Grifters with Melanie Griffith, as well as The Rocketeer, Cadillac Man, Stanley & Iris and The Year of the Dragon. His television credits include guest-star roles on Cheers, Spencer For Hire, The Equalizer, The Young Riders, WIOU, It's Garry Shandling's Show, Pros & Cons, Dark Shadows, Bodies of Evidence, Matlock and I'll Take Manhattan. Jones has performed on Broadway and appeared as George Sikowski in Jason Miller's That Championship Season and as Sheriff McKinstry in Devour the Snow. He has also appeared in numerous Off-Broadway productions, of which his favorite roles are Weston in Curse of the Starving Class, Ed Burke in Burkie and Oltarsh in Maiden Stakes.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
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