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Hank - Oliver's Roommate (as Tom Lee Jones)
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Tom Lee Jones | Tomî Rî Jônzu
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[on his film, The Homesman
(2014)] I don't even know what a western is. I'm interested in making films about the history of my country. I think 'western' means the story has horses and big hats. That's about as descriptive as the term can be. What I'm trying to indicate is that I don't think in terms of genre. And yet I will admit that I've made three movies that had horses and big hats, so there...
Ten days after graduating from Harvard, he landed his first role in the Broadway production of "A Patriot for Me" (with Maximilian Schell
), which closed after 49 performances. He got his agent after giving a letter of introduction to actress Jane Alexander
. His story of how he found an agent and a Broadway job so quickly was written about in an issue of "Ripley's Believe It or Not".
Deep gravelly voice with thick Texas accent