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Thomas Q. Jones

Former NFL Running Back, CEO of JoinLevel, LLC & Actor Known for "Luke Cage"

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Thomas Q. Jones Biography

Thomas Q. Jones is a captivating force on and off the field. While best known as an unstoppable all-time leading running back that played twelve seasons in the National Football League (NFL), Jones has turned his post-NFL focus to the world of acting in both film and television, and the world of technology as the Chief Executive Officer of the mobile application developer, Castar Applications, Inc. In September 2019 he was nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020.

In film, Jones headlined the independent film, Runaway Island, alongside Lorraine Toussaint and Aisha Hinds. He filmed Straight Outta Compton, the feature film based on the lives and careers of the hip-hop group, N.W.A. In 2016, Jones was both a producer and actor in the screen adaptation of the graphic novel, Loyalty, with Lucien Laviscount, as well as an actor in the independent short film project, Love and The Line, and the innovative independent feature length film, 9 Rides, shot entirely using 4K video with an iPhone 6s.

In television, Jones is best known for his Marvel character Comanche on the Netflix series "Luke Cage." He guest starred in the BET Network series "Tales" and in Seasons 2 and 3 of "Being Mary Jane" as Brandon "Cutty Buddy" Gibson, love interest to Gabrielle Union's title character. On the TV ONE comedy series "Born Again Virgin," Jones guest-starred as commercial pilot Vince, a love interest of the series lead played by Danielle Nicolet. He also appeared in featured roles in the Showtime series "Shameless" and IFC's Comedy "Bang! Bang!." Jones was also a recurring guest star on the Starz series "P-Valley" in in 2020.

In technology, Jones developed Castar Applications, Inc., a social business application for creative, talented individuals to showcase their special skills, and network with industry professionals. He is also the co-founder and CEO of JoinLevel LLC and Strategic Advisor at Elementz Ventures.

Jones grew up in Big Stone Gap, VA alongside five sisters, one brother, and his coal-miner parents. He collaborated with his parents to publish "Blessings from the Dust," a book inspired by the struggles the family endured coming from the poverty-stricken coal-mining camps of Virginia. Jones received his Bachelor's degree in Psychology in three years from the University of Virginia.

Jones splits his time between Los Angeles, CA and Miami, FL, with his dog and a hairless cat.

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Former NFL Running Back, CEO of JoinLevel, LLC & Actor Known for "Luke Cage"

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Thomas Q. Jones Biography

Thomas Q. Jones is a captivating force on and off the field. While best known as an unstoppable all-time leading running back that played twelve seasons in the National Football League (NFL), Jones has turned his post-NFL focus to the world of acting in both film and television, and the world of technology as the Chief Executive Officer of the mobile application developer, Castar Applications, Inc. In September 2019 he was nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020.

In film, Jones headlined the independent film, Runaway Island, alongside Lorraine Toussaint and Aisha Hinds. He filmed Straight Outta Compton, the feature film based on the lives and careers of the hip-hop group, N.W.A. In 2016, Jones was both a producer and actor in the screen adaptation of the graphic novel, Loyalty, with Lucien Laviscount, as well as an actor in the independent short film project, Love and The Line, and the innovative independent feature length film, 9 Rides, shot entirely using 4K video with an iPhone 6s.

In television, Jones is best known for his Marvel character Comanche on the Netflix series "Luke Cage." He guest starred in the BET Network series "Tales" and in Seasons 2 and 3 of "Being Mary Jane" as Brandon "Cutty Buddy" Gibson, love interest to Gabrielle Union's title character. On the TV ONE comedy series "Born Again Virgin," Jones guest-starred as commercial pilot Vince, a love interest of the series lead played by Danielle Nicolet. He also appeared in featured roles in the Showtime series "Shameless" and IFC's Comedy "Bang! Bang!." Jones was also a recurring guest star on the Starz series "P-Valley" in in 2020.

In technology, Jones developed Castar Applications, Inc., a social business application for creative, talented individuals to showcase their special skills, and network with industry professionals. He is also the co-founder and CEO of JoinLevel LLC and Strategic Advisor at Elementz Ventures.

Jones grew up in Big Stone Gap, VA alongside five sisters, one brother, and his coal-miner parents. He collaborated with his parents to publish "Blessings from the Dust," a book inspired by the struggles the family endured coming from the poverty-stricken coal-mining camps of Virginia. Jones received his Bachelor's degree in Psychology in three years from the University of Virginia.

Jones splits his time between Los Angeles, CA and Miami, FL, with his dog and a hairless cat.

Thomas Q. Jones Videos

  • Thomas Q. Jones & Deji LaRay Are Redefining the Image of Black Men
    Former NFL running back-turned-actor Thomas Q. Jones and his producing partner Deji LaRay discuss their series, “Johnson,” that is told from the...
  • Thomas Q. Jones Has Been Single For 6 Years!
    Eye candy and former football player turned actor Thomas Q. Jones reveals why he isn't rushing to find love, how he feels about sex on the first date...
  • Thomas Q. Jones On His Shifting From The NFL To Hollywood + More
    Thomas Q. Jones On His Role In 'Luke Cage', Shifting From The NFL To Hollywood + More

FAQs on booking Thomas Q. Jones

  • How to book Thomas Q. Jones?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Thomas Q. Jones for both live and virtual events for over 20 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Thomas Q. Jones, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Thomas Q. Jones or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Thomas Q. Jones?

    Booking fees for Thomas Q. Jones, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Thomas Q. Jones, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Thomas Q. Jones?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Thomas Q. Jones for clients worldwide for more than 20 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Thomas Q. Jones for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Thomas Q. Jones or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Thomas Q. Jones or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Thomas Q. Jones is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Thomas Q. Jones for your event is available upon request. Thomas Q. Jones generally travels from Los Angeles, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are John David Washington, Blondy Baruti, Carl Franklin, Regina Hall and Daniel Kaluuya. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Thomas Q. Jones for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Thomas Q. Jones Speaker Videos

  • Thomas Q. Jones & Deji LaRay Are Redefining the Image of Black Men
    Former NFL running back-turned-actor Thomas Q. Jones and his producing partner Deji LaRay discuss their series, “Johnson,” that is told from the Black male perspective. The series that revolves...
    Thomas Q. Jones Has Been Single For 6 Years!
    Eye candy and former football player turned actor Thomas Q. Jones reveals why he isn't rushing to find love, how he feels about sex on the first date and the biggest lessons he's learned from past...
  • Thomas Q. Jones On His Shifting From The NFL To Hollywood + More
    Thomas Q. Jones On His Role In 'Luke Cage', Shifting From The NFL To Hollywood + More

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

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