Jason Jones

Best known as for his time as a correspondent on "The Daily Show" (2005-), Jason Jones began his acting career with a less auspicious role, landing a small part in the erotically charged and poorly received thriller ... Read more »
Born: 06/02/1973 in Hamilton, Ontario, CA

Filmography

Actor (29)

Ham & Cheese 2014 (Movie)

Barry Goodson (Actor)

Rosewater 2014 (Movie)

(Himself)

The Art of the Steal 2014 (Movie)

Agent Bick (Actor)

Weakness 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Bounty Hunters 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Voice

Phineas and Ferb 2013 (Tv Show)

Voice

The Michael J. Fox Show 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

A Beginner's Guide to Endings 2012 (Movie)

Nuts (Actor)

The Switch 2010 (Movie)

Climbing Wall Guide (Actor)

All About Steve 2009 (Movie)

Vasquez (Actor)

How I Met Your Mother 2008 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Indecision 2008: America's Choice 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

Law & Order 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart 2006 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Against the Ropes 2004 (Movie)

Ticket Guy (Actor)

Spinning Boris 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

Queer as Folk (US) 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Strangers With Candy 1998 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

After Alice 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Eloise at the Plaza (TV Show)

Actor

Jailbait (TV Show)

Actor

Terminal Invasion (TV Show)

Actor

The Thin Blue Lie (TV Show)

Actor

Webs (TV Show)

Actor
Writer (2)

Ham & Cheese 2014 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Producer (1)

Ham & Cheese 2014 (Movie)

(Co-Producer)

Biography

Best known as for his time as a correspondent on "The Daily Show" (2005-), Jason Jones began his acting career with a less auspicious role, landing a small part in the erotically charged and poorly received thriller "Midnight Temptations" (1995). His work on big and small-screen comedies like "A Beginner's Guide to Endings" (2010) and "How I Met Your Mother" (CBS, 2005-) helped establish the actor as a funnyman, while multi-episode arcs on dramas like "Queer as Folk" (Showtime, 2000-2005) and "As the World Turns" (CBS, 1956-2010) showcased a more sober side.

EDUCATION

Ryerson University

Minored in Botany

Milestones

2005

Cast as a correspondant on "The Daily Show."

2004

Co-wrote, co-produced, and co-starred in the film "Ham & Cheese"

2003

Appeared on multiple episodes of "Queer as Folk"

1998

Cast on "SketchCom," his first TV appearance.

1995

Cast In "Midnight Temptations," his first credited acting job.

Bonus Trivia

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Jones is a classically-trained cellist

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Jones sometimes wears footwear designed by his father, who is a traditional Welsh cobbler.

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His vasectomy was aired live on "The Daily Show."

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Jones is a nightshade-free vegan

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Iranian officials mistook Jones for a spy after a segment on "The Daily Show," in which he interviewed Newsweek correspondent Maziar Bahari.

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