Orlando Jones

Orlando Jones

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Place of Birth: Mobile, Alabama, U.S.

Date of Birth: April 10, 1968

Ethnicity: African-American

Orlando Jones is an American stand-up comedian and actor. His roles include the films Woo, Office Space, Liberty Heights, Magnolia, The Replacements, Bedazzled, Double Take, Say It Isn’t So, Evolution, The Time Machine, Runaway Jury, Primeval (2007), I Think I Love My Wife, Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (2009), and Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant, and television’s MADtv.

His father was a professional baseball player, for the Philadelphia Phillies. He was named after Puerto Rican baseball player Orlando Cepeda. He was raised in Mauldin, South Carolina, during his teen years. Orlando has a daughter with his former wife, model Jacqueline Staph.


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1 Response

  1. andrew says:

    he was named after Puerto Rican baseball player Orlando Cepeda

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