Large Series of Radio and TV commercials for the Bell Atlantic telephone system (voice over).
1 Print Biography |
3 Interviews |
4 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
James Earl Boggins Jones
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
[on Star Wars] I am so pleased to be part of that full legend. Even as an observer. I am just an observer.
According to Jones, when George Lucas
was trying to cast the voice of Darth Vader, his immediate idea was to cast Orson Welles
. However, he felt that Welles was too well-known for the role. So instead, he looked for an actor with a deep voice, "like Orson Welles", which is how he got the role.
Unmistakeable contagious laugh