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Cherry Jones (lahir 21 November 1956; umur 62 tahun) adalah aktris berkebangsaan Amerika Serikat. Namanya dikenal secara luas ketika dia dinominasikan sebanyak lima kali menerima penghargaan Tony Award untuk penampilannya di Teater Broadway, dan memenangi penghargaan itu dalam kategori Aktris Terbaik melalui pertunjukan drama tahun 1995 berjudul The Heiress dan tahun 2005 dalam judul Doubt. Tahun 2009 dia memenangi penghargaan Primetime Emmy Award untuk kategori Aktris Pendukung Terpuji melalui perannya sebagai Allison Taylor dalam seral drama yang ditayangkan kanal FOX berjudul 24. Dia juga memenangi tiga penghargaan Drama Desk Awards.

Cherry Jones
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Jones at 24's season 7 finale screening in 2009
Lahir21 November 1956 (umur 62)
Paris, Tennessee, U.S.
AlmamaterCarnegie Mellon University
PekerjaanActress
Tahun aktif1980–present
Suami/istriSophie Huber (k. 2015)
Pasangan serumahSarah Paulson (2004–2009)

Jones mengawali debutnya di Broadway pada tahun 1987 melalui pertunjukan Stepping Out. Pertunjukan lain yang mencat namanya adalah Pride's Crossing (1997–98) dan The Glass Menagerie (2013–14). Penampilannya di kancah perfilman di antaranya The Horse Whisperer (1998), Erin Brockovich (2000), The Village (2004), Amelia (2009) dan The Beaver (2011). Tahun 2012, dia memerankan sebagai Dr. Judith Evans dalam drama NBC berjudul Awake.

Daftar isi

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Jones lahir di Paris, Tennessee, puteri seorang guru sekolah menengah atas dan pemilik toko bunga.[1] Dia merupakan lulusan tahun 1978 dari Carnegie Mellon School of Drama. Semasa di CMU, dia sudah mulai menekuni keaktrisan dan bekerja di City Theatre.[2]

Jones dikenal namanya ketika berperan sebagai Presiden Amerika Serikat Allison Taylor dalam serial drama Fox berjudul24, di mana melalui perannya itu, dia memenangi penghargaan dari Emmy Award. Namun, kebanyakan kariernya dihabiskan di Teater Broadway, termasuk memenangi Tony Award dengan perannya dalam produksi Lincoln Center tahun 1995 berjudul The Heiress dan pertunjukan drama arahan John Patrick Shanley berjudul Doubt, peran yang mengantarkannya memenangi penghargaan Tony Award 2005 untuk kategori Best Leading Actress in a Play.

Pertunjukan di Broadway lainnya di antaranya arahan Nora Ephron berjudul Imaginary Friends (bersama Swoosie Kurtz); Angels in America: Millennium Approaches dan Perestroika, A Moon for the Misbegotten, dan Timberlake Wertenbaker's Our Country's Good, saat itu namanya masuk nominasi kali pertama di Tony Award.[3] Dia dianggap sebgai salah satu aktris panggung yang diperhitungkan di Amerika Serikat.[4]

She juga menarasikan audiobook serial adaptasi Laura Ingalls Wilder berjudul Little House antara lain, Little House in the Big Woods, Little House on the Prairie, Farmer Boy, On the Banks of Plum Creek, By the Shores of Silver Lake, The Long Winter danLittle Town on the Prairie. Pada tahun itu, Jones mulai menjajagi film fitur. Film yang melibatkan keaktrisannya seperti Cradle Will Rock, The Perfect Storm, Signs, Ocean's Twelve dan The Village.[5]

Jones berperan sebagai President Taylor dalam serial drama Fox 24, sebuah peran yang mengantarakannya memenangi Emmy Award untuk kategori Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.[6][7][8][9][10]

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Jones adalah seorang lesbian.[11] Tahun 1995, ketika Jones menerima penghargaan pertama dari Tony Award, dia berterima kasih kepada pasangannya, Mary O'Connor,[12] yang telah dijalani selama 18 tahun.[11][13]

She mulai berkencan dengan aktris Sarah Paulson pada 2004. Ketika menerima penghargaan Aktris Terbaik Tony Award 2005 atas penampilannya dalam Doubt, dia berterima kasih kepada "Laura Wingfield," karakter Glass Menagerie yang dimainkan dalam di Broadway karya Paulson.[14] Tahun 2007, Paulson dan Jones mendeklarasikan hubungan cinta mereka satu sama lain bersama Velvetpark di Women's Event 10 untuke LGBT Center of New York.[15] Paulson and Jones mengakhiri hubungan mereka sekitar tahun 2009.[16] Pertengahan 2015, Jones menikahi kekasih wanitanya, sineas Sophie Huber.[17]

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Tahun Judul Peran Catatan
1987 Light of Day Cindy Montgomery
1987 The Big Town Ginger McDonald
1992 Housesitter Patty
1995 Polio Water Virginia Short film
1997 Julian Po Lucy
1998 The Horse Whisperer Liz Hammond
1999 Cradle Will Rock Hallie Flanagan
1999 The Lady in Question Mimi Barnes
2000 Erin Brockovich Pamela Duncan
2000 The Perfect Storm Edie Bailey
2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Buggy Abbott
2002 Signs Officer Paski
2004 The Village Mrs. Clack
2004 Ocean's Twelve Molly Star/Mrs. Caldwell
2005 Swimmers Julia Tyler
2009 Amelia Eleanor Roosevelt
2009 Mother and Child Sister Joanne
2011 The Beaver Vice President
2011 New Year's Eve Mrs. Rose Ahern
2013 Days and Nights Mary
2015 Knight of Cups Ruth
2015 I Saw the Light[18] Lillie Williams
2016 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Geri Taub
2017 The Party Martha
2018 Boy Erased Dr. Muldoon
2018 A Rainy Day in New York
TBA Wine Country
TBA Motherless Brooklyn

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Tahun Judul Peran Catatan
1986 Alex: The Life of a Child Tina Crawford Television movie
1987 Spenser: For Hire Tracy Kincaid Episode: "Sleepless Dream"
1992 Loving Frankie Unknown episodes
1993 Tribeca Tough Woman Episode: "The Loft"
1999 Murder in a Small Town Mimi Television movie
2000 Cora Unashamed Lizbeth Studevant Television movie
2001 What Makes a Family Sandy Cataldi Television movie
2001 Frasier Janet Episode: "Junior Agent"
2002 The American Experience Narrator Episode: "Miss America"
2004 The West Wing Barbara Layton Episode: "Eppur Si Muove"
2004–05 Clubhouse Sister Marie 3 episodes
2008 24: Redemption President-Elect Allison Taylor Television movie
2008–10 24 President Allison Taylor 43 episodes

Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film

2012 Awake Dr. Judith Evans 11 episodes
2015–present Transparent Leslie 11 episodes

Nominated—Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series
Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series

2016 Mercy Street Dorothea Dix 2 episodes
2016 11.22.63 Marguerite Oswald 5 episodes
2016 Black Mirror Susan Episode: "Nosedive"
2017 American Crime Laurie Ann Hesby Upcoming series

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Tahun Judul Peran Catatan
1983 The Philanthropist Liz
1984 The Ballad of Soapy Smith Kitty Chase
1985–96 The Importance of Being Earnest Cecily Cardew
1987 Claptrap Sarah Littlefield
1987 Stepping Out Lynne
1988 Macbeth Lady Macduff
1991 Our Country's Good Reverend Johnson/Liz Morden Nominated—Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play
1991 Light Shining in Buckinghamshire N/A
1992 The Baltimore Waltz Anna
1992 Good Night Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet) Constance Ledbelly
1993–94 Angels in America: Millennium Approaches Various replacements
1993–94 Angels in America: Perestroika Various replacements
1993 And Baby Makes Seven Anna
1993 Desdemona Bianca
1995 The Heiress Catherine Sloper Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play

Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play

1996 The Night of the Iguana Hannah Jelkes
1997–98 Pride's Crossing Mabel Tidings/Bigelow Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play

Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Actress in a Play

1999 Tongue of a Bird Maxine
2000 A Moon for the Misbegotten Josie Hogan Nominated—Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play
2001 Major Barbara Barbara Undershaft
2002–03 Imaginary Friends Mary McCarthy
2003 Flesh and Blood Mary Stassos
2005–06 Doubt Sister Aloysius Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play

Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play

2006 Faith Healer Grace Nominated—Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play
2010 Mrs. Warren's Profession Mrs. Kitty Warren
2013–14 The Glass Menagerie Amanda Wingfield Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Actress in a Play

Nominated—Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play

2014 When We Were Young and Unafraid Agnes

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  1. ^ "Cherry Jones Biography (1956–)". Diakses tanggal 5 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Conner, Lynne (2007). Pittsburgh In Stages: Two Hundred Years of Theater. University of Pittsburgh Press. pg. 247. ISBN 978-0-8229-4330-3. Retrieved 2011-07-15.
  3. ^ Internet Broadway Database (Inggris) Cherry Jones di Internet Broadway Database
  4. ^ Brantley, Ben (14 February 2013). "'The Glass Menagerie,' at Loeb Drama Center, Cambridge, MA". New York Times. Diakses tanggal 17 February 2013. 
  5. ^ (Inggris) Cherry Jones di Internet Movie Database
  6. ^ Joyce Eng (20 September 2009). "Kristin Chenoweth, Jon Cryer Win First Emmys". TVGuide.com. Diakses tanggal 2009-09-20. 
  7. ^ "Jones moves into 24 Oval Office". Reuters. 2007-07-21. Diakses tanggal 2008-07-26. 
  8. ^ Hetrick, Adam. "Zachary Quinto, Celia Keenan-Bolger and Brian J. Smith Join Cherry Jones for A.R.T.'s Glass Menagerie" Diarsipkan October 19, 2012, di Wayback Machine. playbill.com, October 18, 2012
  9. ^ "Cherry Jones, Ellen Burstyn, Cameron Mackintosh and More Inducted Into Broadway's Theater Hall of Fame". Diakses tanggal April 10, 2013. 
  10. ^ "'Black Mirror' Season 3 Trailer: "No One Is This Happy'". Deadline. 7 October 2016. Diakses tanggal 7 October 2016. 
  11. ^ a b Witchel, Alex. "Cherry Jones, at the Peak of Her Powers". New York Times. 
  12. ^ Crews, Chip. "A Benefit of 'Doubt'". Washington Post. 
  13. ^ "Cherry Jones: Prop 8 Supporters 'Will Be Ashamed of Themselves'". 
  14. ^ AfterEllen.com Sarah Paulson Diarsipkan December 10, 2006, di Wayback Machine.
  15. ^ "Velvetpark – Art Thought Culture". Diakses tanggal 5 May 2015. 
  16. ^ AOL. "Jones, Paulson Have 'Happiest Break Up'". Popeater. Diakses tanggal 5 May 2015. 
  17. ^ Bendix, Trish. "Cherry Jones on getting married and playing a lesbian feminist in Season 2 of "Transparent"". Afterellen. 
  18. ^ Stephen L. Betts (7 November 2014). "Bradley Whitford, Cherry Jones Cast in Upcoming Hank Williams Movie". Rolling Stone. Diakses tanggal 16 December 2014. 

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