Jasmine ‘Cephas’ Jones is a well-known American actress as well as a singer. Just like her father, she is a brilliant actor. Similarly, she has inherited her mother’s vocal skills and has proved herself to be an accomplished singer. She is best known for her work in the play Hamilton. She played two roles of Peggy Schuyler and Maria Reynolds in this play. She is also known for winning Grammy Award for her work on the Hamilton soundtrack album. She also has won a Primetime Emmy for her brilliant performance in #freerayshawn as Tyisha.

Quick Info
Full NameJasmine Cephas Jones
Date of Birth21st July, 1989
Birth PlaceNew York City, New York, United States of America (USA)
NationalityAmerican
Parent(s)Ron Cephas Jones, Kim Lesley
OccupationActress
Age32
Height1.65 m
Net worth$2.5 million

Early Life and Bio

Jasmine Cephas Jones was born on the 21st of July, 1989, in New York City, New York, United States of America (USA). Her father’s name is Ron Cephas Jones, and her mother’s name is Kim Lesley. Her father was an actor, and her mother was an excellent British-born jazz singer. She was raised in Midwood, Brooklyn. She lived there till the year 2015.

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Nationality and Physical Stats

Jasmine Jones is 32 years old. She has a slim build of 5 feet 5 inches or 1.65 m and weighs 52 kg or 114.5 lbs. His physique details are still unknown. Similarly, her shoe size and dress size are also not known to us. The color of her hair is dark brown. The color of her eye is dark brown. Her distinctive feature is that she has a high forehead.

Her nationality is American, and her ethnicity is mixed as she has African-American ancestry on her father’s side and English ancestry on her mother’s side.

Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

 

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Education: Schooling

She studied at the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. After completing high school, she took acting classes at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, situated in New York City. She graduated from her acting class in the year 2011.

Movies

Cephas Jones made her movie debut in 2013 in Titus as Jessica. In 2015, she portrayed the character of Nicolette. Similarly, she was cast as Ashley in Blindspotting (2018). She also played the character of Theatre Actor in the 2019 American drama Marriage Story.

Likewise, she appeared as Rachel Miller in The Photograph (2020) and Honest Thief (2020) as Beth Hall. In addition, she has shared stages with stars like Kate Walsh, Liam Neeson, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Patrick, John David Washington, and many more. 

Hamilton (2020)

In this 2020 American historical fiction musical movie, she has brilliantly portrayed the characters of Peggy Schuyler and Maria Reynolds. The film was directed by Thomas Kail and starred Daveed Diggs, Jonathan Groff, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Anthony Ramos, Philippa Soo, Leslie Odom Jr., Renée Elise Goldsberry, and many others. The budget of the movie was $12.5 million.

The movie is rated 8.5 by IMDb.

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TV Shows

Jasmine Cephas made her first appearance on television in 2013 in Blue Bloods. She played the character of Shania Costa. After that, she again appeared in Unforgettable (2014) as Ellen. Similarly, she was also cast as Addie Widget in 2018’s Midnight, Texas.

Moreover, she portrayed the character of Chloe in 2019’s Mrs. Fletcher. In 2020, she played the role of Tyisha in the American web series #FreeRayshawn.

Theatre

She got her big breakthrough from one of her theatre plays. She got famous after portraying two characters named Peggy Schuyler and Maria Reynolds in the Hamilton (2015-2016) play. She has done another Off-Broadway named Cyrano in 2019 as Roxanne.

Awards and Achievements

Jasmine Jones is a brilliant actress, and she has been honored with various prestigious awards for her excellent performances. She has won Grammy Awards for Best Musical Theatre Album for Hamilton in 2016, Antonyo Awards for Best Featured Actor in a Musical Off-Broadway for Cyrano in 2020, Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series for #FreeRayshawn.

 

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Personal Life: Relationships

There are no records of her past relationships. She is currently in a relationship with an actor named Anthony Ramos. They have been dating each other since 2015. They first met while rehearsing for the Off-Broadway production of Hamilton at The Public Theatre. The lovely couple got engaged on the 24th of December, 2018. They have yet to tie their knot.

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What is Jasmine Cephas Jones’ Net Worth?

The 31 years old talented actress has been working in the entertainment industry since 2013. She is still actively working in the industry. She has earned a considerable amount of money working in many movies and television shows. Aside from movies, plays, and TV shows, she has been making money from brand endorsements. She has used her social media posts to endorse products such as Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet.

Jasmine Cephas Jones has a net worth of $2.5 million and lives a luxurious life.

Social Media Presence

Jasmine Cephas Jones is quite active on her social media with 663K followers on Instagram (@jazzy_joness) and 275.9K followers on Twitter (@JasCephasJones). However, she isn’t active on any other social media platform like Facebook.

 

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