42 wins & 89 nominations.
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General Douglas MacArthur
Samuel Jones / Chaa-duu-ba-its-iidan
Oliver's Roommate, Hank (as Tom Lee Jones)
Appeared in "Four on a Garden", New York City.
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19 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
12 Magazine Cover Photos |
Tom Lee Jones | Tomî Rî Jônzu
6' (1.83 m)
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[on how he learned to direct] I've worked with more than 50 directors and I've paid attention since day one. That's pretty much been my education, apart from studying art history and shooting with my own cameras. I've seen 50 different sets of mistakes and 50 different ways of achieving. You just leave the bad part out.
An eighth-generation Texan, he has English, as well as some Scots-Irish (Northern Irish) and Scottish, ancestry. He has also stated that he has Cherokee Native American roots, but it is not clear if this ancestry has been documented (all of his grandparents and great-grandparents were listed as "White" on United States Censuses).
Known both on-screen and off-screen for his crusty, cranky persona