Emilia Jones is one of the most promising young actresses in the United Kingdom who has gathered a lot of fame and recognition because of her exceptional acting skills.
‘CODA’ and ‘Locke & Key’ was her breakthrough project
Jones is most known for her role as the eponymous CODA (child of deaf adults) in the British coming-of-age drama CODA. She struggled to reconcile the difficulties and tribulations of her family experiences with their own business and her own dreams to attend a big university.
Furthermore, Jones has been nominated for Best Actress at the 2022 BAFTA Awards for her remarkable performance in the film.
She also played Kinsey Locke, one of the lead roles in Netflix’s fantasy horror series Locke & Key, in addition to her critically acclaimed performance in CODA.
Locke & Key is a series that created a lot of headlines and buzz among the audiences, and the actress Jones got colossal attention and recognition because of her role in the series.
Despite her young age, Jones has had a successful West End career, starring as Princess Young Fiona in the original cast of Shrek the Musical and Rebecca Lenkiewicz’s stage adaption of Henry James’ The Turn of the Screw.
How old is Emilia Jones and her birthplace?
Jones was born on February 23, 2002, in Westminster, London. Recently, in 2022, she celebrated her 20th birthday.
Height and Weight of Emilia Jones
Jones has a height of 5 feet 3 inches (160cm). While many girls are insecure about their short height, Jones completely flaunts her height with confidence.
Her weight is around 50kg(110lbs). Jone has a well-maintained & toned body.
Who are Emilia Jones’ parents?
Jones is the daughter of Claire Fossett and Aled Jones, a Welsh musician and TV personality.
After performing a cover version of ‘Walking in the Air,’ the song from Raymond Briggs’ animated film The Snowman,’ Aled Jones became a popular teen chorister.
When did the ‘Locke & Key’ actress begin her acting career officially?
Jones became interested in acting in her childhood, and because of her strong passion, she attended the Sylvia Young Theatre School, where she studied acting and drama. Her acting career began when she was eight years old when she played Jasmine in Anne Hathaway’s romantic drama film One Day.
She had minor roles in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides and the television series Doctor Who before moving on to more significant parts in West End plays.
Even as a child, she was dedicated entirely to acting and theatre. “I don’t find it scary, and I find it so much pleasure… I enjoy every part of it,” Jones remarked of her role as Flora in The Turn Of The Screw.
Look at Emilia Jones’ Net worth
Jones has an estimated net worth of around $1.6 million as of 2022. Moreover, she has earned this immense wealth at such a young age through her acting career.
Is Emilia Jones deaf?
Jones is not deaf or has a problem with hearing in real life, even though she played the child of deaf folks in CODA. Between her 75-hour-a-week filming schedule for Netflix’s Locke & Key, she spent nine months learning ASL to prepare for her leading part in CODA.
Can Emilia Jones sing in real life?
Jones began singing months before shooting CODA, and because she has a beautiful voice, she was often compared with Maggie Rogers, a folk-pop artist. Young Jones needed a voice coach to help her fine-tune her performance as she was a very new and young singer in a tiny town with huge dreams.
Even though she hasn’t taken any formal singing classes, Jones can sing pretty well, and she even sent her audition tapes to the film’s producers with four speaking parts and performance singing Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Landslide’ to beat out hundreds of other actors for the lead role in CODA.
Furthermore, Jones loves playing guitar alongside singing, and she often spends her free time playing guitar and exploring the city at her South West London family home.
Her Upcoming movies & TV shows
Jones’s next project is Cat Person, which she will star in alongside Nicholas Braun (Succession), which is based on a viral New Yorker story from 2017.
Recently, in 2022, Jones made guest appearances on The Kelly Clarkson Show and The Tonight Show, Starring Jimmy Fallon.
In essence, her other movies and Tv shows are left to be announced yet.