James Earl Jones has a filmography that spans many genres and decades. She has had a hugely successful career in Hollywood and continues to win people over with her easy smile. Jones is now celebrating his 92nd birthday. The actor is no stranger to big celebrations, having celebrated his 90th birthday with a jubilee. He is surrounded by his family at every special occasion, which includes his son. January 17, 2023 marks the day Jones turns 92. Despite his age, the actor hasn’t slowed down and shows no signs of retiring anytime soon. When he turned 90, he said that he was getting wiser with each passing year. She also talked about all the things she wishes for when she turned 90 and said she hoped people would start to love and respect each other more in the years to come. Talking about continuing her career, she said, “I feel young at heart, I love working, and I’ll continue acting as long as I can.”
James Earl Jones is shown recording an audio segment for Disney during a special event in Pawling, New York on July 10, 2019 | Source: Getty Images His acting career has certainly gotten quieter in recent years, but the actor made it clear that if there was a role that interested and excited him, he wouldn’t turn it down because of his age/ What Family Does Jones Have? Jones was married to his wife, Cecilia Hart, for 34 years. The couple met on the set of the TV series “Paris”. The series was filmed between 1979 and 1980; by 1982, Jones and Hart had married.
James Earl Jones, his wife Cecilia, and their son Flynn arrive at the Ziegfeld Theater for the world premiere of “Cry, The Beloved Country.” Jones is in the movie | Source: Getty Image Hart was famous for her roles in the Broadway productions of “The Heiress” in 1979 and “The Heiress” in 1984. She also starred in a Tom Stoppard play called “Dirty Linen and New-Found-Land” in 1977 Also in 1982, the pair starred in a revival of “Othello.” They then welcomed their son, Flynn Earl Jones, in the same year. They remained happily married until Hart died in 2016.
James Earl Jones attends the 70th Annual Tony Awards at the Beacon Theater on June 12, 2016 in New York City | Source: Getty Images/ Two years before his wife’s death, Jones opened up about their relationship and how his wife made him feel. He admitted that she took great care of him over the years, saying that she “fed him well.”
Flynn Earl Jones, James Earl Jones and Cecilia Jones attend a ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ press night after-party at RAC Club on October 5, 2011 in London, England. Source: Getty Images/ Although the couple seemed happy at the time, they were met with tragedy two years later. In 2015, she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer and fought for her life until 2016, when she passed away at the age of 68. In 2017, Jones was honored with a Tony Lifetime Achievement Award. While it was the biggest honor of the night, Jones took the time to thank his wife, who could no longer be there with him at these special times. He said:/ “I want to thank my wife Ceci for being such a wonderful partner in my life and work. And for being the great co-producer of our son Flynn and for dazzling on the red carpet.
Like his father, he also possesses a unique speaking voice, which he has used for audiobook concerts. His first audiobook recording was in 2019 for a book called “Heartthrob.” He also used his voice for various other projects like “Revenge”, “New World” and “Lions in the Sky”. While he has a successful career as a voice-over artist, he remains largely out of the limelight and very private, with no known social media accounts. While he isn’t active on social media and prefers to live a quieter life than his parents used to have, Flynn has never shied away from supporting his parents in their endeavors whenever they needed him there.
Honoree actor James Earl Jones, his wife Cecelia Hart and son Flynn Earl Jones attend the 2012 Marian Anderson Awards Gala at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts on November 19, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | She joined her mother and father several times on the red carpet and supported them both throughout their careers. She celebrated every major career milestone with them and smiled on red carpets from a young age.