Knowledge Identifier: +Rashida_Jones
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1970.
Countries: United States (77%), United Kingdom (6%), Missouri (4%)
Linked to: Comedy Central, Buckley School, Democratic Party, Hebrew school
In 1994, Jones garnered attention with an open letter responding to scathing remarks made by Tupac Shakur about her parents' interracial marriage
Jones made her professional acting debut in "The Last Don", a 1997 mini-series based on the novel by Mario Puzo
Jones became engaged to the Grammy award-winning music producer Mark Ronson in February 2003
In 2004, she was cast in "Strip Search", an HBO film directed by Sidney Lumet, but her scenes were cut from the final broadcast version
In 2005, Jones played Karen in the "Stella" pilot on Comedy Central and special government agent Carla Merced in the TNT police drama "Wanted"
In 2007, she was honorary chair of the annual Housing Works benefit, which fights AIDS and homelessness in New York City
Saturday Night Live - As of January 2014, Jones is dating "Saturday Night Live" writer and Weekend Update anchor Colin Jost
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson - In November 2014, CBS announced Jay Leno would be Ferguson's guest on his final show; during December "notable friends of the show" scheduled for appearances in December Kristen Bell, Steve Carell, Jon Hamm, Rashida Jones, Mila_Kunis, Thomas Lennon, Tim Meadows , Jim Parsons, Michael Sheen, Ariel Tweto, Betty White, and Henry Winkler
A Very Murray Christmas - The film features an ensemble cast including Bill Murray, George Clooney, Paul Shaffer, Amy Poehler, Julie White, Dimitri Dimitrov, Michael Cera, Chris Rock, David Johansen, May 2015 a Rudolph, Jason Schwartzman, Jenny Lewis, Rashida Jones, and Miley Cyrus and was released on December 4, 2015 on Netflix
Steve Carell - Nancy and Steve created the TBS comedy series "Angie Tribeca" starring Rashida Jones, which premiered on January 17, 2016