Jones made her professional acting debut in The Last Don, a 1997 mini-series based on the novel by Mario Puzo.
She then appeared in Myth America, East of A and If These Walls Could Talk 2.
Jones' father is African-American and her mother is Jewish.
She has an older sister, Kidada Jones, and five half-siblings by her father's other relationships.
After high school, Jones left California to attend Harvard University.
At Harvard, Jones was a resident of Eliot House and belonged to the Hasty Pudding Theatricals, Harvard Radcliffe Dramatic Club, Harvard-Radcliffe Opportunes, Black Students Association and the "semi-secret" Signet Society.
What happens next is up to your imagination, as 's official premise has yet to be released.
What we do know, though, is that it'll be in theaters in April of next year.
' And I said, '75 times.' I’m lucky enough that she stayed with me and didn’t realize that she had really married her stalker! I think you’re one of the best act—' I didn’t even get out 'actress,'" he recalled in a recent interview with "I remember people saying, 'Wow, for Hollywood you guys have been together forever.' And I was like, 'What does that mean?' I mean, I would say nine years is average for most people.(When he first heard Emily sing, he reportedly burst into tears.He’s called her his “hero in every single way.” We could go on).She was raised in Bel Air, Los Angeles, California.