January Jones Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 31 Jul, 2018
Facts of January Jones
Date of Birth: 1978 , January-5
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name January Jones
Birth Name January Kristen Jones
Nick Name Jones
Father Marvin Jones
Mother Karen Jones
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Sioux Falls, South Dakota, U.S.
Ethnicity white
Profession Actress, model
Net Worth $5.5 million
Eye Color Blue
Body Measurements 37-24-36 in
Shoe Size 6 US
Weight in KG 61 kg
Children Xander Dane Jones
Awards Screen Actors Guild Award
Sisters Jacey Jones and Jina Jones
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January Kristen Jones widely known as January Jones is a breathtaking and gorgeous actor. She is best known for playing a role as Betty Draper in the popular television series Mad Men. She is also known for her notable roles in various movies such as Unknown, American Wedding, We are Marshall, Seeking Justice and X-Men: First Class. 

Early Life And Education Of January Jones

Jones was born on January 5, 1978, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, U.S. She is an American by nationality belonging to the white ethnicity. She is a daughter of Karen Sue (her mother) and Marvin Roger Jones (her father).

She has two sisters named Jacey Jones and Jina Jones. Her family moved to Hecla, South Dakota in 1979. There she spent much of her childhood days.

Jones attended Roosevelt High School in Sioux Falls. She moved to New York City to become a model after graduating from the high school. Because of her good looks and perfect body physique, she got several opportunities in modeling gigs, including Abercrombie and Fitch ads.

January Jones' Career

Jones began her career doing supporting roles in several films like Love Actually, Anger Management, Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights. She had a supporting role in the third installment of the American Pie film series, American Wedding in 2003.

In 2003, Jones worked with Richard Curtis, writer, and director, on the ensemble dramatic comedy movie, Love Actually. She cast alongside several famous celebrities including Hugh Grant, Emma Thompson, Liam Neeson, Keira Knightley and Elisha Cuthbert in that movie.

Jones appeared in the film called The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada in 2005, where she worked with the legendary actor; Tommy Lee Jones. She played a role of a U.S. border guard's wife in that movie.

January Jones' Body Measurements, Net Worth and Salary

Jones has an incredible height of 5 feet 6 inches and has an amazing body physique. She earns a huge amount of salary from her work and has maintained an excellent net worth of $5.5 million.

Jones is active on Instagram and has a huge fan following on her account.

January Jones' Personal Life And Affairs 

Jones, age 39, is married and has a child. She is of Czech, Danish, English, Welsh, and German descent. Her mother, Karen is a Scheels sporting goods store manager whereas her father, Marvin is a coach, gym teacher and fitness director.

Despite her immense popularity, Jones has kept her personal life confidential. She has not disclosed the name of her husband to the public. She gave birth to her first child, Xander Dane Jones on September 13, 2011. She has posted some pictures of her husband and son on her Instagram account.

Jones was eight months pregnant when she took maternity leave from filming the fifth season of Mad Men. She returned to work two months after giving birth to her son and continued filming the fifth season of the popular TV series, Mad Men.

Apart from that, Jones had a relationship with Saturday Night Live star, Jason Sudeikis. The couple started dating in July 2010. They had been in a relationship for about one year. She had an affair with Aston Kutcher, an American actor, and investor in 1998. The couple broke up in 2001, and the reason behind the breakup is still unknown.

Jones started dating with Josh Groban, an American singer, songwriter, and actor in the year 2003. The couple stayed in a relationship for about three years.

In 2010, Jones was nominated for Golden Globe Award, Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Nymph Award, and Satellite Award for her remarkable performances in V drama series, Mad Men. She has won Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for her work in a tv show, Mad Men.