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Ron Cephas Jones

Ron Cephas Jones

Ron Cephas Jones is a prolific actor of both stage and screen. Most recently, he won his second Emmy Award for the NBC series This is Us. He is a frequent collaborator with LAByrinth Theater Company, and has extensive theatrical credits on/off Broadway and around the country. He starred in the CalArts Center for New Performance production of Prometheus Bound, which received its world premiere at the Getty Villa.

 Theater credits include Of Mice and Men (Broadway); Hurt Village, Two Trains Running (Signature Theatre); Head of Passes (Steppenwolf); Titus Andronicus, Satellites (Public Theater); Ajax (American Repertory Theater); The Bridge Project: As You Like It, The Tempest (BAM, Old Vic Theatre); Wildflower (Second Stage Theatre); The Overwhelming (Roundabout Theatre Company); The Wooden Breeks (MCC Theater); Massacre: Sing to Your Children (LAByrinth Theater Company); The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (Alliance Theater); Richard III (New York Shakespeare Festival, Public Theater); The Exonerated (Culture Project); Othello (Royal Theatre); Our Lady of 121st Street (Union Square Theatre, LAByrinth Theater Company); Jesus Hopped the A Train (LAByrinth Theater Company, Donmar Warehouse); and Storefront Church (Atlantic Theatre), among others. Film credits include Watching TV with the Red Chinese, Across the Universe, Half Nelson, Carlito's Way: The Beginning, Woody Allen's Sweet and Lowdown and On the One, among others. Television credits include This is Us, Luke Cage, Mr. Robot, Da Brick, The 22, Lipstick Jungle, Raisin in the Sun, Word of Honor, NYPD Blue, FEDS and Law & Order.