Thomas Quinn Jones Could Be The Next Biggest Hollywood Actor
BY SUSAN JOHNES
Thomas Quinn Jones was once an American Football player for the Jets, Cardinals, and the Bears. When you meet Thomas, the first thing you notice from him is his muscular body and young face that does not match his 38 years of age.
His muscular body gives him a comparative advantage against other Hollywood’s Black sex symbols. Thomas Q Jones appeared on the hit TV show “Being Mary Jane” as “Cutty Buddy.” We can remember the devoted actor was one of the first leading rushers in the NFL.
Additionally, Thomas has starred in TV One’s Runaway Island and has been seen in Straight Outta Compton. He is also starring in LeToya Luckett’s new mini-series.
It’s no secret that in Hollywood, they consider picking people of color to take roles that portray their muscles and sexiest bodies. Therefore, Thomas Q Jones has the possibility to be Hollywood’s next biggest actor as a sex symbol.
The star is a captivating force on and off the field. He is best known as an unstoppable running back that played twelve seasons in the NFL.
Jones now focuses on the world of acting and will feature in Season 3 of the BET smash-hit, “Being Mary Jane.”
Recently, he completed filming “Straight Outta Compton,” the feature film based on the lives and careers of the hip-hop group N.W.A. Besides, he has appeared in such acclaimed series as “Shameless” and “Comedy Bang.”
He grew up in with one brother, five sisters, and his coal-miner parents. Recently, he collaborated with his parents to publish “Blessings from the Dust,” a book inspired by the struggles the family went through coming from the poverty-stricken coal mining camps of Virginia.
Jones received his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Virginia. After that, he established the “Thomas Quinn Jones I Academic Scholarship,” among his other philanthropic endeavors.
Jones has committed to donating his brain for research to help NFL evolve to the Sports Legacy Institute. Jones is also working on a documentary, “The NFL: The Gift or the Curse?”
Jones is always working hard from his playing days in the NFL to acting, creating a business, and getting his MBA.
It is remarkable to see Jones not only excelling in one job that was hard to get but also making it in the acting world.
Read more details about Thomas Quinn here.