An incredibly talented woman, Jill Marie Jones is an American movie star who has stunned many people with her flexibility and versatility onscreen. She has starred in a number of feature movies and TV series, winning a lot of admiration from Americans who adore her beauty and gift. A multi-talented woman, she also used to be a professional dancer and cheerleader.
As an actress, she is now best known for portraying Antoinette Marie Childress Garrett in Girlfriends, an American sitcom. She is also known for her work on Sleepy Hollow, a supernatural drama series in which she played the recurring role of Cynthia Irving.
Who Is Jill Marie Jones and How Old is She?
Jill Marie Jones was born on the 4th day of January 1975. The actress was born in Dallas, a popular city in Texas, USA where she also grew up with her family. As a child, she dreamt of working in the entertainment industry and eventually lived her dreams when she grew up.
The identities of her parents have not been revealed yet as she has kept mum in that regards. The actress is not an only child; she has a brother whom she has shown-off on Instagram to celebrate National Siblings Day. However, his name is not known yet.
Growing up, Jill attended the Duncanville High School, a secondary school in Texas. She then went on to attend the Texas Woman’s University in Denton, Texas. She did some dancing and modeling before venturing full time into acting.
Her Acting Career
Jill Marie Jones kick-started her acting career in 2000 when she was cast in an episode of City Guys, a sitcom. That same year, she shot into the limelight when she scored a co-leading role on Girlfriends, another sitcom which was very popular among Americans. She starred alongside other popular actresses including Tracee Ellis Ross and Golden Brooks across 137 episodes from 2000 to 2006, winning a lot of accolades from different quarters.
When she left the cast of Girlfriends in 2006, she began to appear in feature movies. In 2007, she scored roles in three movies; she played Tonya in Redrum, Mary Sciary in Universal Remote, and portrayed Robin in The Perfect Holiday. The next year, she starred as Private Connie Johnson in Major Movie Star and then played the role of Ronnie Macer in The Longshots.
Jill Marie Jones has since appeared in other TV series including Gillian in Georgia (2010), American Horror Story: Asylum in 2012, Sleepy Hollow in 2013, and Ash vs Evil Dead in 2015.
What is Her Net Worth?
Jill Marie Jones has been able to rake in a considerable amount of money over the years with her work as an actress. She has had recurring roles in different TV series and has appeared in many feature movies as well. At the moment, her net worth has been pegged at about $1 million.
Meet Jill Marie Jones’ Husband
Jill Marie Jones is not a married woman at the moment. However, we know that she has been in some romantic relationships in the past. She first dated Bryce Wilson, a famous record producer, and actor in 2005. They dated for some time before they parted ways in 2006.
After separating from Bryce, the actress began a relationship with Ray Liotta, a popular American actor in 2006. They dated for some months before they eventually parted ways that same year.
In 2013, Jill Marie Jones fell in love with Peter Dranga, a Russian musician. The couple was head over heels in love but they did not last for too long as well; they parted ways in 2014 but have not talked about what pushed them apart.
At the moment, it is not clear if she is in a relationship or if she is just enjoying being single and focusing on her career.
Other Facts About The Actress
- She was a cheerleader
Before she began her career as an actress, Jill Marie Jones worked as a cheerleader for some time. When she graduated from school, she became a professional dancer and worked as a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader for two years. She also worked as a Dallas Mavericks Dancer for one year.
As a dancer, the actress has even performed on Monday Night Football show and The Miss Texas Pageant, winning admiration from crowds.
- She was a model
Jill also worked as a model before she began her acting career. Being a beautiful woman, it was not too difficult to land modeling gigs at the time and she did appear on the covers of different magazines. She even featured as the cover girl for an issue of King magazine in 2002.
It was after she worked as a model for some time that she moved to the city of Los Angeles in order to pursue acting full-time.
- Body measurements
Jill Marie Jones stands at 5 feet 6 inches and maintains a weight of 50 kg. Her other body measurements have been revealed to be 35 inches (busts), 25 inches (waist), and 35 inches (hips).