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Academy Award-winner TOMMY LEE JONES (Travis Lehman) made his film debut in "Love Story" and, in a career spanning three decades, has starred in such films as "Eyes of Laura Mars," "Coal Miner's Daughter," for which he received his first Golden Globe nomination, "Stormy Monday," "The Package," "Under Siege," "Heaven and Earth," "The Client," "Natural Born Killers," "Blue Sky," "Batman Forever," "Cobb" and "Volcano."

In 1997, Jones starred with Will Smith in the No. 1 box office hit of the year, "Men In Black," which grossed over $500 million worldwide. More recently, Jones reprised his role of U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard in "U.S. Marshals," the follow-up to the box-office smash hit "The Fugitive." He also stars in the upcoming "Rules of Engagement."

In 1993, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences awarded Jones the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his role in the box-office hit "The Fugitive." For this performance, he also received a Golden Globe Award. In 1991, Jones received his first Oscar nomination for his portrayal of Clay Shaw in "JFK."

In 1995, Jones made his directorial debut with the critically acclaimed telefilm adaptation of the Elmer Kelton book "The Good Old Boy" for TNT. Jones also starred in the telefilm with Sissy Spacek, Sam Shepard, Frances McDormand and Matt Damon and received a Screen Actors Guild Award and CableACE Award for his portrayal of Hewey Calloway.

Jones had had previous success on the small screen. In 1983, he won an Emmy Award for Best Actor for his performance as Gary Gilmore in "The Executioner's Song" and, in 1989, was nominated for an Emmy Award for Best Actor and won a Golden Globe Award for the miniseries "Lonesome Dove."

His numerous network and cable credits include the title role in "The Amazing Howard Hughes," the American Playhouse production of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," "The Rainmaker" for HBO, the HBO/BBC production of "Yuri Noshenko, KGB" and "April Morning."

In 1969, Jones made his Broadway debut in John Osborne's "A Patriot for Me." His other Broadway appearances include "Four on a Garden" with Carol Channing and Sid Caesar, and "Ulysses in Nighttown" with the late Zero Mostel.

Born in San Saba, Texas, he worked briefly with his father in the oil fields before leaving for Harvard University, where he graduated cum laude with a degree in English.

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