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Date Of BirthSeptember 7, 1967

Leslie Jones is an American comedian and actress. She has been a cast member on Saturday Night Live since 2014 and has appeared in the films Ghostbusters (2016) and Trainwreck (2015).

Born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Jones was a track and field athlete in high school and college. She began her comedy career as a stand-up comedian in Los Angeles before moving to New York City in 1986.

Jones has been a cast member on Saturday Night Live since 2014. She has also appeared in the films Ghostbusters (2016) and Trainwreck (2015).

Jones has a net worth of $4 million. She is divorced and has no children.

General Info

Full NameLeslie Jones
Date Of BirthSeptember 7, 1967
Height1.83 m
Weight40 pound
ProfessionScreenwriter, Comedian, Actor
EducationColorado State University


SiblingsTa'Rhonda Jones


NominationsWGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series - Television, Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite #Squad
MoviesGhostbusters, Masterminds, Top Five, Lottery Ticket, Wrongfully Accused, Problem Child: Leslie Jones, Repos, Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary, Christmas in Compton, The Company We Keep, House Arrest, We Are Family

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1Friends with Loni Love.
2In October 2014, at the age of 47, she became the oldest person to join the cast of Saturday Night Live (1975), surpassing George Coe and Michael McKean, who were both 46 when they joined the show in 1975 and 1994, respectively.
3In July 2016, following the release of Ghostbusters (2016), she was targeted by racial abuse on Twitter.




We Are Family2017post-productionLeslie 'The Driver'
Saturday Night Live2014-2017TV SeriesVarious / Relationship Expert / Leslie Jones / ...
Sing2016Meena's Mother (voice)
Ghostbusters2016Patty Tolan
New York's Funniest2016TV Series
The Blacklist2016TV SeriesChatty Woman
The Awesomes2015TV Series
Trainwreck2015Angry Subway Patron
Top Five2014Lisa
Workaholics2014TV SeriesLynette
The League2013TV SeriesStand Up Student
Sullivan & Son2013TV SeriesBobbie
Daddy Knows Best2012TV SeriesAngry Woman
House Arrest2012/IBoss Lady
Russell Simmons Presents: The Ruckus2012TV Series
The Company We Keep2010Beverly Blue
Lottery Ticket2010/ITasha
Something Like a Business2010Vanity
Internet Dating2008VideoToo Sweett Jones
Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary2007Mamma Rag
Repos2006VideoLay La (as Annette Jones)
Girlfriends2004TV SeriesMable
A Guy Thing2003Sales Employee
National Security2003Trucker Woman (Britney)
A Feeling Called Glory2000ShortVapid Nurse
Mermaid2000TV MovieClerk
Does That Make Me a Bad Person?1998ShortMarilyn Dukekne


Saturday Night Live2014-2015TV Series written by - 32 episodes
BET Awards 20142014TV Special writer
Problem Child: Leslie Jones2010
Def Comedy Jam2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
1st Amendment Stand Up2005TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode


Late Night with Seth Meyers2016TV Series performer - 1 episode
Saturday Night Live2016TV Series performer - 1 episode


It's Never Just a Movie: Chris Rock and Top Five2014TV Movie documentary special thanks


Entertainment Tonight2014-2016TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - 'Game of Jones'
The Wendy Williams Show2016TV SeriesHerself
Today2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
Match Game2016TV SeriesHerself - Celebrity Panelist
Made in Hollywood2016TV SeriesHerself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2016TV SeriesHerself
The View2016TV SeriesHerself
Live with Kelly and Michael2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Access Hollywood2016TV SeriesHerself
Inside Edition2014-2016TV Series documentaryHerself
The Insider2016TV SeriesHerself
Extra2016TV SeriesHerself
The Graham Norton Show2016TV SeriesHerself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2016TV SeriesHerself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2016TV SeriesHerself
The 88th Annual Academy Awards2016TV SpecialHerself - Performer
Live from New York!2015DocumentaryHerself - Featuring
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special2015TV SpecialHerself
Mind of a Man2014TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
Hollywood's Top Ten2011TV SeriesHerself - Comedienne
Way Black When: Primetime2011TV SeriesHerself - Performer
Chelsea Lately2010TV SeriesHerself - Round Table
Problem Child: Leslie Jones2010Herself
I Am Comic2010DocumentaryHerself
Black to the Future2009TV SeriesHerself
Comics Unleashed2008TV SeriesHerself - Comedian
Def Comedy Jam2006TV SeriesHerself - Comedian
1st Amendment Stand Up2005TV Series documentaryHerself - Comedian
Phat Comedy Tuesdays, Vol. 12005VideoHerself

Archive Footage

The Insider2016TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2016TV SeriesHerself
Live with Kelly and Michael2016TV SeriesHerself
Telenoche2016TV SeriesHerself
Inside Edition2016TV Series documentaryHerself
Extra2016TV SeriesHerself
Lego Dimensions2015Video GamePatty Tolan (uncredited)


Nominated Awards

2015WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety (Including Talk) - SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
1999LeoLeo AwardsBest Perfomance by a Female in a Short DramaDoes That Make Me a Bad Person? (1998)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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