American actor Caleb Jones is distinguished not only by his talented acting in films for film and television. He is also known as a musician. And the greatest recognition brought him participation in the X-Men franchise.
During his career, Caleb Landry Jones has played in over 20 films and telenovelas. A new round of interest in the red-haired guy with extraordinary charisma and amazing eyes began after 3017, when the pictures “Three Billboards on the Border of Ebbing, Missouri” and “Get Out” appeared on the screen.
Road to fame
The biography of one of the main rising Hollywood stars began in 1989. The child was born in Garland on December 7 in the family of Cindy and Patrick Jones. With their only son, the parents soon moved to Richardson. The boy spent his childhood in the town, where Caleb went to school.
He became interested in music during his studies. Together with his friend Robert Hudson, the boy founded the Robert Jones Band. In it, Caleb became both a vocalist and a drummer. The founders chose experimental rock as the main focus of their team. The parents fully supported the son's interest, and the father presented the drum kit to Caleb's team.
High school student Jones was fascinated by stage creativity. The guy began to learn the basics of mastery on his own. The graduate intended to get education and experience in Hollywood. He went to Los Angeles.
There was no long wait for the first offers. In 2007, Caleb starred in the Coen brothers' Academy Award-winning film No Country for Old Men. The novice actor was not at all embarrassed by the fact that his role was episodic. As a boy on a bicycle, he was very believable. The work in the films "The Social Network" and "The Outsiders" also became unobtrusive. However, even such episodes gave the artist experience. The directors drew attention to the newcomer. Then there was work in the telenovelas "Breaking Bad", " Friday Night Lights "and" Victorious ".
In the low-budget pseudo-documentary horror film The Last Exile of the Devil, Caleb played the role of his namesake Switzer, the brother of one of the main characters of the film, who participates in the elimination of negative characters in the film's finale.
Then he received an invitation to star in the spin-off of the superhero saga X-Men: First Class. Banshee became his character. He had the scripted ability to create supersonic waves and was able to fly. After filming in the company of movie stars and the successful premiere of the project in 2011, the number of proposals for filming and the quality of roles has noticeably changed for the better.
In 2012, the artist appeared in three film adaptations at once. He starred in Byzantium, Antivirus and Contraband. The works were much more visible than the first ones. The performer got the heroes every time very non-standard. In Byzantium”he reincarnated as a terminally ill guy. A young vampire, the main character of the film, fell in love with his hero. For Antivirus, the actor played a mad businessman.
Over the next three years, Caleb played several new roles. The number of the artist's fans has increased markedly. The most interesting was the drama "Tom on the Farm". And with her, Jones reincarnated as Guillaume.
The artist's talent was revealed as brightly as possible in 2017. In the modern horror film Get Out, he starred as Jeremy Armitage. No less striking was the role of oddity advertiser Sam Rockwell in Red Welby's Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. The audience laughed through tears, looking at the scenes with his participation in the British-American drama.
In the sequel to the famous TV story "Twin Peaks", Cabel skillfully showed his talent in the role of a negative character. His addict is Stephen Burnett. The audience was horrified by a madman who was driving his girlfriend to a nervous breakdown.
The paintings were also positively appreciated by critics. The films were nominated for prestigious awards. The supporting character GB was played by Caleb in the crime thriller "Made in America". The main character was the character of Tom Cruise.
Caleb is in no hurry to tell the press about his personal life. He does not tell reporters anything about his relationship, current and past, or about possible romances. There is no mention of whether the actor is currently dating anyone anywhere. The paparazzi fail to catch the star off guard. It is known that Jones does not plan to tie himself by marriage in the near future.
Moreover, he admitted that he is a real workaholic. The artist devotes himself to work completely and acts in several projects at the same time. With such a tight schedule, it is simply impossible to find time for heart affairs, especially for a wife or a child.
At the same time, the artist never hides that he loves to spend his free time doing nothing. He does not reveal his hobbies. And only the interest in folk music, which has never faded away, calls it the main hobby. The celebrity calls his favorite group "Pink Floyd". He calls their music a real obsession.
Caleb has his own experience in composing. After the termination of the existence of his group, he tried to pursue a musical career on his own. The artist does not tire of calling this period the most wonderful, as he was convinced of his abilities.
In 2018, Jones starred in the mystical dramatic thriller Welcome, Stranger as Ethan, one of the main characters. After this work, the artist's name began to appear more and more at the beginning of the credits. He played the main characters in the crime-drama film "Friday Child", the Australian-American project "Towards the Night".
Completed production of Vienne and the Ghosts, in which Caleb reincarnated as Albert. The plot tells the story of a tour manager wandering with a punk band in North America in the eighties.