JOY JONES - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA

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Marilyn's Inc. (NC) (336) 817-8483 / (336) 292-5950

JOY JONES

joy@thejoyjones.com

www.thejoyjones.com

646-245-0039

FILM

MAILMAN

Featured

Smokeshow Prod/Nick Pelecanos

DC NOIR

Featured

Pictureshow/George Pelecanos

CONFIDENTIAL INFORMANT

Supporting

Pictureshow Productions

AUGUSTUS

Supporting

iEG Films

HIDE & SEEK

Supporting

Robin's Nest Productions

YOU WEAR IT WELL

Lead

Charm City Filmmakers

SUBJECT 17

Supporting

ABCG Productions

TELEVISION / NEW MEDIA - SELECTED ROLES

BLUE BLOODS

Guest Star

CBS/David Barrett

WE OWN THIS CITY

Co-Star

HBO/Reinaldo Marcus Green

MONSTERLAND

Co-Star

Hulu/Anne Sewitsky

LITTLE AMERICA

Co-Star

Apple TV/Nima Nourizadeh

TANTALUS: BEHIND THE MASK

Featured

PBS

THE BROKEN CONTINENT

Featured

Ciscovaras Productions

NEW YORK THEATRE - SELECTED ROLES

REASON FOR LEAVING (WS)

Martine

The Public Theatre/Liz Diamond

WHISPER (WS)

Nreti

Playwrights Hor./Robert O'Hara

REGIONAL THEATRE - SELECTED ROLES

SEVEN GUITARS

Vera Dotson

Arena Stage/Tazewell Thompson

THE CHAMPION (Premiere)

Nina Simone (Lead)

TheatreSquared/Reg Douglas

DISGRACED

Jory

Virginia Stage/Khanisha Foster

CLOUD 9

Maud/Lin

Studio Theatre/Michael Kahn

BELLEVILLE

Amina

Studio Theatre/David Muse

RUINED

Josephine

Denver Center/Seret Scott

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

Hippolyta/Titania

Triad Stage/Preston Lane

TRAINING

MFA Acting

UNC-Chapel Hill/PlayMakers Rep

On-Camera Acting

Vera Katz; Capital Coaching

Classical Acting

British American Drama Academy

John Barton, Fiona Shaw

RELATED SKILLS

DIALECTS

British, French, West Indian, African

SINGING

Mezzo (10 yrs-Legit/Jazz)

INSTRUMENTS

Classical Violin (Basic)

STAGE COMBAT

Rapier, dagger, quarterstaff, hand-to-ha

DANCE

Basic Jazz, Ballroom, African

SPORTS

Cycling, Track, Basketball

Joy’s often cast as SMART, PROFESSIONAL, VULNERABLE-yet-RESILIENT characters with a plan or a quip to make things better: scientists, detectives, mothers, Shakespearean queens. Recent TV: Guest Star on "Blue Bloods"; Co-stars on HBO, Hulu and Apple TV Recent Film: "Mailman" produced by George Pelecanos ("The Deuce", "The Wire", "Treme") and "Augustus", which screened at Sundance.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'9"

Weight: 135 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Black

Hair Length: Long

 

Juggling, Stage Combat, Tai Chi, Aerobics, Basketball, Combat - Stage, Cycling, Swimming - ability - general, Track & Field, Yoga, Dance Ballroom, Dance Salsa, Licensed Driver, Violin, Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano, Vocal Style: Legit, African Accent, American - New York Accent, American - Southern Accent, British - BBC English Accent, British - Cockney Accent, Jamaican Accent, West Indian Accent