Angus T Jones Biography
Angus T Jones is an American actor popularly known for acting in the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men as Jake Harper. He was on the show for ten years and his role earned him two Young Artist Awards and a TV Land Award.
He got his first film role when he was five years old in 1999 on the film Simpatico. He then got supporting roles from 2001-2003 in films like See Spot Run, The Rookie, Bringing Down the House, George of the Jungle 2, and The Christmas Blessing.
After walking away from Hollywood, he joined the University of Colorado at Boulder as an environmental studies major. He, however, changed to Jewish studies at the end of his freshman year.
How Old Is Angus T Jones | Angus T Jones Age
Jones was born on 8th October 1993 in Austin, Texas, United States. He is 25 years old as of 2018.
Angus T Jones Parents | Angus T Jones Family
The actor was born in a family of two as the firstborn child of Carey Lynn Claypool and Kelly Charles Jones. His younger brother is called Otto Jones and they lived in Austin Texas.
His parents were well-known to law enforcement authorities in their former home of Travis County, Texas, before they moved to LA. His father was arrested on an assault charge after his mother reported him. Allegedly, he had pulled her out of a car and pushed her to the ground. She dropped the charge later but Mr. Kelly Charles was ordered to complete an anti-violence class. In the same year, his mother was arrested on a burglary charge, which was later dismissed pending further investigation.
All these were revealed as their son became the highest paid child star on TV and signed a two-year contract worth $300,000 per episode with a 48 episode minimum.
Angus T Jones Girlfriend
He is dating his girlfriend Stalker Sarah since 2012.Angus T Jones Photo as a child and as a grown-up
Angus T Jones House
Jones reportedly lives in Glendale, California (CA), the US in a 3-bed, 3-bath, 3,240 sq ft home. According to t public records, his mom bought the home for $1.595M in February 2007.
Angus T Jones Two And A Half Men
He got on to the cast of the sitcom Two and a Half Men as Jake Harper in 2003. He appeared as the “half man” of the title, a 10-year-old living with his divorced father, a played by Jon Cryer and a hedonistic uncle, played by Charlie Sheen. The show had an audience of around 15 million people making it a success and the most popular sitcom in the United States for most of its run.
In 2010, he became the highest paid child star on television. He was 17 years old and his new contract with the show guaranteed him US$7.8 million over the next two seasons, summing up to US$300,000 for each of the 26 episodes.
As he grew, he also got more adult storylines from 2011. In season nine, he was portrayed as a heavy marijuana user, as well as one dating girls his own age and older women. The season ends with him graduating from high school and joining the army. He left the show in 2013 halfway through season 10 due to religious reasons. He, however, returned in a cameo for the series finale in Season 12, “Of Course He’s Dead”, which aired February 19, 2015.
He joined the management team of Tonite in 2016. This a multimedia and event production company started by Justin Combs and Kene Orjioke.
Angus T Jones Acting Career
His first film role was when he was a five-year-old in the 1999 film Simpatico. From 2001 to 2003, he had supporting roles in films.
How Much Is Angus T Jones Worth
The actor has an estimated net worth of $15 million. He is most known for his role in “Two and a Half Men” from 2003-2013 and in 2015 for a total of 213 episodes. At the peak of his career on Two and a Half Men, Angus earned a whopping $350,000 per episode, approximately $9-10 million per year.
Angus T Jones Height
Jones is 5’9″ (1.75 m) tall.
Angus T Jones Religion
The former child star is a Christian and he quit the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men in 2013 as he could not reconcile his faith with the bawdy show. In an interview with People.com in 2016, he said that he was stepping away from the organizational business-model programs as he added, “I’m interested in seeing where I go without an organization putting a stamp of approval on if I’m good or bad or whatever”.
Angus T Jones Net Worth
The former child actor has an estimated net worth of $15 million.