Toby Jones

Toby Jones

Known for: Acting
Birthday: 1966-09-07 (55 years old)
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Tobias Edward Heslewood Jones (born 7 September 1966) is an English actor. Jones made his film debut in Sally Potter's period drama Orlando in 1992. He appeared in minor roles in films such as Naked (1993), Les Misérables (1998), Ever After (1998), Finding Neverland (2005), and Mrs Henderson Presents (2005). Jones won critical acclaim for his leading role as Truman Capote in the biopic Infamous (2006). Since then he worked as a character actor in films such as Michael Apted's biographical drama Amazing Grace (2006), John Curran's drama The Painted Veil (2006), Oliver Stone's political satire W. (2008), Ron Howard's political drama Frost/Nixon (2008), the Cold War spy thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), Simon Curtis' My Week with Marilyn (2011), the psychological drama Berberian Sound Studio (2012), the war comedy Dad's Army (2016), and the war drama Journey's End (2017). He is also known for his vocal performances as Dobby the House elf in the Harry Potter films (2002–2011), Aristides Silk in The Adventures of Tintin (2011) and Owl in Disney's Christopher Robin (2018). He is also known for his performances in blockbuster franchises such as Claudius Templesmith in The Hunger Games (2012), and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013), Arnim Zola in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) films Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), also voicing the character in the Disney+ television series What If...? (2021) and as Mr. Eversoll in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018). Jones's television credits include Doctor Who (2010), Julian Fellowes's Titanic miniseries (2012), the MCU's Agent Carter (2015), and Wayward Pines (2015–2016). He was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film for his role as Alfred Hitchcock in the HBO television film The Girl (2012) and won a Best Male Comedy BAFTA for his role in Detectorists (2018). In 2017, he portrayed Culverton Smith in "The Lying Detective", an episode of the BBC crime drama Sherlock. Jones is also known for his work in the theatre. He made his stage debut in 2001 with the comedy play The Play What I Wrote which played in the West End and on Broadway, which earned him a Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. In 2020 he was nominated for his second Olivier Award, for Best Actor for his performance in a revival of Anton Chekov's Uncle Vanya.

Personal Life

On The Graham Norton Show, Jones said that he and his wife Karen were together for 25 years before they married in 2015. They have two daughters.Jones was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2021 New Year Honours for services to drama.

Early Life

Jones was born in Hammersmith, London to actors Jennifer Jones (née Heslewood) and Freddie Jones. He has two brothers: Rupert, a director, and Casper, also an actor. He attended Christ Church Cathedral School and Abingdon School in Oxfordshire in the 1980s. He studied drama at the University of Manchester from 1986 to 1989, and at L'École Internationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq in Paris from 1989 to 1991.

Filmography

All 129

Movies 100

TV shows 29

Self 7

Voice 7

Narrator 5

Untitled Indiana Jones Project (2023)

Untitled Indiana Jones Project (2023)

Movie
5.2
Actor
Empire of Light (2022)

Empire of Light (2022)

Movie
The Reverend Chasuble
The Canterville Ghost (2022)

The Canterville Ghost (2022)

Movie
The Wonder (2022)

The Wonder (2022)

Movie
Self
Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts (2022)

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts (2022)

Movie
7.3
Philip
A Moral Man (2021)

A Moral Man (2021)

Movie
Father Topo
A Boy Called Christmas (2021)

A Boy Called Christmas (2021)

Movie
8
Sir William Ingram
The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (2021)

The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (2021)

Movie
1
Ted
A Few Miles South (2021)

A Few Miles South (2021)

Movie
Porter
Infinite (2021)

Infinite (2021)

Movie
8.67
Arnim Zola (voice)
What If...? (2021)

What If...? (2021)

TV show
8.17
Self - Narrator
Morecambe & Wise: The Lost Tapes (2021)

Morecambe & Wise: The Lost Tapes (2021)

Movie
Phil Shiner
Danny Boy (2021)

Danny Boy (2021)

Movie
Narrator
Wild Tokyo (2021)

Wild Tokyo (2021)

Movie
Vanya
Uncle Vanya (2020)

Uncle Vanya (2020)

Movie
Vincent Sinclair
Archive (2020)

Archive (2020)

Movie
6.5
Chief Factor
First Cow (2020)

First Cow (2020)

Movie
Paul Schuster
The Last Thing He Wanted (2020)

The Last Thing He Wanted (2020)

Movie
Librarian (voice)
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)

TV show
Narrator (voice)
The Edge (2019)

The Edge (2019)

Movie
Narrator
Britain's Viking Graveyard (2019)

Britain's Viking Graveyard (2019)

TV show
Narrator
Britain's Viking Graveyard (2019)

Britain's Viking Graveyard (2019)

Movie
Barry Green / Peter Green
Don't Forget the Driver (2019)

Don't Forget the Driver (2019)

TV show
Prof Ian Strammi
Out of Blue (2019)

Out of Blue (2019)

Movie
Self - Narrator
Inside Alton Towers (2018)

Inside Alton Towers (2018)

Movie
Owl (voice)
Christopher Robin (2018)

Christopher Robin (2018)

Movie
5.89
Security Guard Charlie
Zoo (2018)

Zoo (2018)

Movie
Mr. Eversoll
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)

Movie
6.31
Newman
Normandy Nude (2018)

Normandy Nude (2018)

Movie
6
Mason
Journey's End (2017)

Journey's End (2017)

Movie
6
Carl
Kaleidoscope (2017)

Kaleidoscope (2017)

Movie
Investigator Svenson
The Snowman (2017)

The Snowman (2017)

Movie
5.49
Eric Gray
Atomic Blonde (2017)

Atomic Blonde (2017)

Movie
7.08
Lawrence Bradshaw
Happy End (2017)

Happy End (2017)

Movie
6.5
John Mayhew
The Witness for the Prosecution (2016)

The Witness for the Prosecution (2016)

TV show
2
Dr. Simon Ziegler
Morgan (2016)

Morgan (2016)

Movie
5.33
Jan Zelenka
Anthropoid (2016)

Anthropoid (2016)

Movie
5.5
Verloc
The Secret Agent (2016)

The Secret Agent (2016)

TV show
Littlewood
The Man Who Knew Infinity (2016)

The Man Who Knew Infinity (2016)

Movie
7.67
Captain Mainwaring
Dad's Army (2016)

Dad's Army (2016)

Movie
Roger
Capital (2015)

Capital (2015)

TV show
8
Claudius Templesmith
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)

Movie
6.3
Self - Narrator
The Secret Life of 4, 5 and 6 Year Olds (2015)

The Secret Life of 4, 5 and 6 Year Olds (2015)

TV show
John Clare
By Our Selves (2015)

By Our Selves (2015)

Movie
Dr. Jenkins / David Pilcher
Wayward Pines (2015)

Wayward Pines (2015)

TV show
5.9
King of Highhills
Tale of Tales (2015)

Tale of Tales (2015)

Movie
6
Arnim Zola
Marvel's Agent Carter (2015)

Marvel's Agent Carter (2015)

TV show
6.89
Sheriff McDowell
Serena (2014)

Serena (2014)

Movie
1
Lance / Lance Stater
Detectorists (2014)

Detectorists (2014)

TV show
4
Jerry
By the Gun (2014)

By the Gun (2014)

Movie
Neil Baldwin
Marvellous (2014)

Marvellous (2014)

Movie
Montresor
The Cask of Amontillado (2014)

The Cask of Amontillado (2014)

Movie
Dad
The Dark (2014)

The Dark (2014)

Movie
Dr. Arnim Zola
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

Movie
6.22
Prado Museum Guard #2
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

Movie
5.25
Claudius Templesmith
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

Movie
6.23
Nigel
Leave to Remain (2013)

Leave to Remain (2013)

Movie
Himself - Narrator
Murder on the Victorian Railway (2013)

Murder on the Victorian Railway (2013)

Movie
Alfred Hitchcock
The Girl (2012)

The Girl (2012)

Movie
Gilderoy
Berberian Sound Studio (2012)

Berberian Sound Studio (2012)

Movie
Coll
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

Movie
6.2
John Batley
Titanic (2012)

Titanic (2012)

TV show
7
Claudius Templesmith
The Hunger Games (2012)

The Hunger Games (2012)

Movie
6.39
Paul Shackleton
Red Lights (2012)

Red Lights (2012)

Movie
Arthur Jacobs
My Week with Marilyn (2011)

My Week with Marilyn (2011)

Movie
7.13
Silk (voice)
The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Movie
6.32
Percy Alleline
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

Movie
7
Dr. Arnim Zola
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Movie
6.39
Julie
Your Highness (2011)

Your Highness (2011)

Movie
4.5
Gerald Hamilton
Christopher and His Kind (2011)

Christopher and His Kind (2011)

Movie
Father Matthew
The Rite (2011)

The Rite (2011)

Movie
7
Samuel Ratchett
Murder on the Orient Express (2010)

Murder on the Orient Express (2010)

Movie
Dobby (voice)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

Movie
6.58
Culverton Smith
Sherlock (2010)

Sherlock (2010)

TV show
6.99
Max
Virginia (2010)

Virginia (2010)

Movie
5.67
Dr. Mark Glaser
Mo (2010)

Mo (2010)

Movie
Hargreaves
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010)

Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010)

Movie
Bursar
St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold (2009)

St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold (2009)

Movie
1
Digital Theatre: Parlour Song (2009)

Digital Theatre: Parlour Song (2009)

Movie
Thomas Henry Huxley
Creation (2009)

Creation (2009)

Movie
Karl Rove
W. (2008)

W. (2008)

Movie
Swifty Lazar
Frost/Nixon (2008)

Frost/Nixon (2008)

Movie
6
Barton Snode
City of Ember (2008)

City of Ember (2008)

Movie
8
Rembrandt's J'Accuse...! (2008)

Rembrandt's J'Accuse...! (2008)

Movie
Himself / Thanks
When Darkness Came: The Making of 'The Mist' (2008)

When Darkness Came: The Making of 'The Mist' (2008)

Movie
Francis Brooke
10 Days to War (2008)

10 Days to War (2008)

TV show
Daniel Quilp
The Old Curiosity Shop (2007)

The Old Curiosity Shop (2007)

Movie
Schatzmeister
St. Trinian's (2007)

St. Trinian's (2007)

Movie
10
Ollie
The Mist (2007)

The Mist (2007)

Movie
5.38
Gerard Dou
Nightwatching (2007)

Nightwatching (2007)

Movie
Self
The Graham Norton Show (2007)

The Graham Norton Show (2007)

TV show
9.5
William Hogarth
A Harlot's Progress (2006)

A Harlot's Progress (2006)

Movie
Douglas Knott
The Sickie (2006)

The Sickie (2006)

Movie
Duke of Clarence
Amazing Grace (2006)

Amazing Grace (2006)

Movie
Truman Capote
Infamous (2006)

Infamous (2006)

Movie
6
Joe's Co-Passenger (uncredited)
Scoop (2006)

Scoop (2006)

Movie
4.33
Mr. Waddington
The Painted Veil (2006)

The Painted Veil (2006)

Movie
8.33
Robert Cecil
Elizabeth I (2005)

Elizabeth I (2005)

TV show
Gordon
Mrs. Henderson Presents (2005)

Mrs. Henderson Presents (2005)

Movie
5.46
Dream Lord
Doctor Who (2005)

Doctor Who (2005)

TV show
6.2
Hedley
Ladies in Lavender (2004)

Ladies in Lavender (2004)

Movie
Smee
Finding Neverland (2004)

Finding Neverland (2004)

Movie
5.25
Simon
Coming Up (2003)

Coming Up (2003)

TV show
Dobby (voice)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Movie
6.55
Obsessive-compulsive man
15 Storeys High (2002)

15 Storeys High (2002)

TV show
6
Bolo
In Love and War (2001)

In Love and War (2001)

Movie
Kitchen boy
Hotel Splendide (2000)

Hotel Splendide (2000)

Movie
Civil servant
The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz (2000)

The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz (2000)

Movie
English Judge
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999)

The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999)

Movie
6.33
Ste Fox
Aristocrats (1999)

Aristocrats (1999)

TV show
3.5
Ste Fox
Aristocrats (1999)

Aristocrats (1999)

Movie
Buchholz
Simon Magus (1999)

Simon Magus (1999)

Movie
Royal Page
EverAfter (1998)

EverAfter (1998)

Movie
5
Gentleman in Cafe des Artistes
Cousin Bette (1998)

Cousin Bette (1998)

Movie
Doorkeeper
Les Misérables (1998)

Les Misérables (1998)

Movie
Dan Peterson
Midsomer Murders (1997)

Midsomer Murders (1997)

TV show
6
Stanley
Death of a Salesman (1996)

Death of a Salesman (1996)

Movie
Cadfael (1994)

Cadfael (1994)

TV show
6
Man at Tea Bar #2
Naked (1993)

Naked (1993)

Movie
4
Second Valet
Orlando (1992)

Orlando (1992)

Movie
Samuel Ratchett
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)

Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)

TV show
6.24
Lovejoy (1986)

Lovejoy (1986)

TV show
5
Narrator
Natural World (1983)

Natural World (1983)

TV show
6
Vanya
Great Performances (1971)

Great Performances (1971)

TV show
Narrator
Horizon (1964)

Horizon (1964)

TV show
6.8
Bolo
Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)

Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)

TV show
8.33
The Pale Blue Eye

The Pale Blue Eye

Movie
Actor
The English

The English

TV show
Robert Stein
Tetris

Tetris

Movie

Ratings

Average 6.44
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Toby Jones
Toby Jones
Toby Jones
Toby Jones

Information

Known for
Acting

Gender
Male

Birthday
1966-09-07 (55 years old)

Birth name
Toby Edward Heslewood Jones

Place of birth
Hammersmith, United Kingdom

Height
1.65-metre, 1.65-meter

Father
Freddie Jones

Citizenships
United Kingdom

Also known as
Тоби Джонс, 토비 존스

Awards
Golden Nymph for Outstanding Actor in a Television Film, Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, BIFA Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a British Independent Film

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3 Movies
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4 Movies
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4 Movies
James Newton Howard
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4 Movies
Anna Calder-Marshall
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1 Movie
3 TV show
Philip Jackson
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2 Movies
2 TV shows
Anthony Calf
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1 Movie
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2 Movies
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