Renowned for his ability to effortlessly fit into almost any kind of role and specializes in portraying real life figures, the American actor Tonny Lee Jones has played influential roles in many Hollywood movies. And Jones’ sterling performances have fetched him four Academy Award nominations and the high point of his career is considered to be his winning the Oscar honor in the “Best Supporting Actor” category for his role in the 1993 movie, “The Fugitive”. The Texan has also tried his hand at film direction.
Tommy Lee Jones status as one of the premier actors in Hollywood has paid off handsomely and secured the actor’s financial future. Today the actor’s estimated net worth is assumed to be near the $85 million mark. The vast chunk of this wealth has been sourced from the actor’s movie appearances. Jones has also made a lot of money by appearing in a few hit television serials. The star has inked a lucrative endorsement deal to promote Japanese canned coffee giant “Suntory Boss”.
The Academy Award winner’s comfortable financial position has enabled him to lead a very high profile lifestyle befitting a big star like him. Jones resides in a lavish villa in San Antonio in Texas and owns quite a few high end luxury cars in his garage. The actor prefers to devote his spare time to his spouse and often takes her abroad to vacation in exotic holiday destinations. The star feels a lot of compassion for patients suffering from severe spinal cord injuries and has devoted a lot of his time to campaign in order to raise money for the NGO, “Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis”. Jones speaks fluent Spanish and passionately supports NBA team "San Antonio Spurs". He is also an avid polo player.
Tommy Lee Jones was born in San Saba town situated in Central Texas to working class parents and spent his formative years in a stable family environment. He attended the prestigious Harvard College and was the roommate of future U.S. Vice President Al Gore. Lee Jones’ personal life has been pretty eventful and attracted the attention of several tabloids. The actor has been unlucky in his married life and gone through two painful divorces. Jones has tied the knot thrice. His first marriage was to Kate Lardner lasted just seven years. Lee Jones’ second marriage with Kimberlea Cloughley resulted in two children and the union lasted for as long as 15 years. The artist currently stays with his third wife Dawn Laurel whom he married on March 2001.