Jasmine Cephas Jones is an American actress and singer who has actively worked in the entertainment industry since 2013. This actress grew up in an artistic family since both of her parents were actors and singers. Likewise, this led her to learn acting and singing at an early age. She also enrolled at the art school, where she learned about music and acting. Talking about her theatrical work, she is well-recognized for her role in ‘Hamilton,’ where she played the role of Peggy Schuyler/Maria Reynolds.
Moreover, this play also became a musical film, and she again reprised her role as Peggy. Jasmine is also famous for her web television series, ‘#FreeRayshawn,’ where she played the role of Tyisha. Apart from acting, she is also a singer who has released her own album named ‘Blue Bird.’
|Full Name||Jasmine Cephas Jones|
|Profession||Actress and Singer|
|Birth Date||21 July 1989|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York, United States|
|Parents Name||Ron Cephas Jones
|Net Worth 2021||$2.5 million|
|Partner||Anthony Ramos (engaged)|
|Ethnicity||Multiracial (Black and White)|
|Height||5 feet and 5 inches (1.65m/165cm)|
Where was Jasmine Cephas Jones born?
Jasmine Cephas Jones was born on 21 July 1989 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Her parents were from an entertainment background; her father is Ron Cephas Jones, while her mother is a jazz singer named Kim Lesley. Additionally, Jasmine is currently 31 years old with a Cancer star sign. She is also called by her nickname Jazzy.
What are Jasmine’s educational qualifications?
Jasmine Cephas Jones attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art. She also studied at Berklee College of Music, which is a private music school. Likewise, she enrolled at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City to study acting. She graduated from her acting course in 2011.
What is Jasmine Cephas Jones’ ethnicity?
As per Jasmine Cephas Jones’s ethnicity, she is multiracial, belonging to Black and White. She has African-American ancestry on her father’s side and English descent on her mother’s side. Moreover, she holds an American nationality.
Besides this, she stands 5 feet and 5 inches (1.65m/165cm) tall and weighs around 52kg (114lbs). Moreover, she has a slim body type with dark brown colored eyes and hair, which compliments her look ideally.
Is Jones active in social media accounts?
Jasmine Cephas Jones has active social media accounts. Her Instagram account (@jazzy_joness) has 663 thousand followers. Likewise, her Twitter handle (@JasCephasJones) has 276 thousand followers. Unfortunately, she doesn’t have an official Facebook page yet.
Who is Jasmine Cephas Jones engaged to? Are they married?
Jasmine Cephas Jones started acting actor Anthony Ramos in 2015. They met during their rehearsal for the Off-Broadway production. After dating for two years, they engaged on 24 December 2017. This couple is living a blissful life together.
How did Jasmine Cephas Jones begin her acting career?
Jasmine Cephas Jones landed her debut film tole in the 2013 movie, ‘Titus’ as Jessica. She then appeared in ‘Fairfield’ as Lindsey in 2014. Likewise, in 2015 she played in the comedy film ‘Mistress America’ as Nicolette. After this movie, she directly appeared in three movies in 2018. ‘Blindspotting’ where she played Ashley, ‘Monsters and Men’ as Marisol Ortega, and ‘Dog Days’ as Lola. She played alongside different stars like Wayne Knight, Nina Dobrev, Janina Gavankar, John David Washington, Adam Pally, Anthony Ramos, Vanessa Hudgens, Michael Cassidy, etc.
Furthermore, she then played in the drama film ‘Marriage Story’ in 2019. Finally, in the year 2020, she appeared in three different movies. She played in ‘The Photograph’ as Rachel Miller, ‘Hamilton’ as Peggy Schuyler / Maria Reynolds. And the last one is an action-thriller film, ‘Honest Thief’ as Beth Hall.
Jasmine Cephas Jones has played in different series. She first appeared in ‘Blue Bloods’ as Shania Costa in 2013. The following year, she had her role in ‘Unforgettable’ as Ellen. Similarly, she starred in ‘Odd Mom Out’ in 2016, ‘Girls’ in 2017, and ‘Midnight, Texas in 2018. She then played in ‘Mrs. Fletcher’ as Chloe in five episodes in 2019. Her latest played TV role is in ‘#FreeRayshawn,’ where she played the secondary character of Tyisha in 2020.
Theatre and Music
Talking more, Jasmine has also appeared in different Off-broadway, and Broadway plays. She has played two Off-broadway plays, ‘The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner’ in 2014 and ‘ Cyrano’ in 2019. Likewise, her Broadway play is ‘Hamilton’ where she played the role of Peggy Schuyler/Maria Reynolds.
Talking about her music, she has released her album called ‘Blue Bird.’ It has three singles, Moonlight, Wild Things, and Little Bird. She had also had her extended plays in 2020. Moreover, she has also sung ‘America the Beautiful’ alongside Renée Elise Goldsberry and Phillipa Soo stars.
Has Jasmine won any awards?
Jasmine Cephas Jones won the Grammy Awards in ‘Hamilton’ under the Best Musical Theater Album in 2016. Likewise, she also won the Antonyo Awards for her Off-Broadway, ‘Cyrano’ in 2020. In addition, Jones is also the winner of the Primetime Emmy Awards in 2020 for her series, ‘#FreeRayshawn,’ under the category Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series.
How much is Jasmine Cephas Jones’ net worth figure?
Jasmine Cephas Jones is one of the famous actresses in the entertainment industry. She earns from her acting career. Likewise, Jasmine lives a luxurious lifestyle and has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million as of 2021.