Hank Jones

Hank Jones was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Jones worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Show" (CBS, 1987-88), "Stardust ... Read more »
Born: 07/31/1918 in Pontiac, Michigan, USA

Filmography

Actor (10)

The 51st Annual Grammy Awards 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

A Vote For Dizzy 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

A Great Day in Harlem 1995 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Carnegie Hall Salutes the Jazz Masters 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Wolf Trap Presents a World of Performance 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Show 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Performer

Stardust Memories 1980 (Movie)

Jazz Heaven Orchestra Member (Actor)

Billy Strayhorn: Lush Life (TV Show)

Actor

Blackbeard's Ghost (Movie)

Gudger Larkin (Actor)
Music (2)

The Garry Moore Show 1949 - 1958 (Tv Show)

Music

Biography

Hank Jones was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Jones worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Show" (CBS, 1987-88), "Stardust Memories" with Woody Allen (1980) and "The Garry Moore Show" (CBS, 1949-1967). He also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Wolf Trap Salutes Dizzy Gillespie: An All-Star Tribute to the Jazz Master" (1987-88), "Carnegie Hall Salutes the Jazz Masters" (PBS, 1993-94) and "Wolf Trap Presents a World of Performance" (PBS, 1993-94). He also appeared in "A Vote For Dizzy" (BET On Jazz: The Cable Jazz Channel, 1997-98). During these years, he also worked in film, earning a part in the documentary "A Great Day in Harlem" (1995) with Art Blakey. Jones last appeared on "The 51st Annual Grammy Awards" (CBS, 2008-09). Jones passed away in May 2010 at the age of 92.

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