Hollywood Profile : Followers of show business know that Saturday Night Live, the venerable show on NBC has proved to be prime hunting ground for grooming many a talented comedian. It’s a hit roster alumni including the likes of Adam Sandler, Jane Curtin, Eddie Murphy and Chevy Chase Let’s admit .it’s hard to overlook some of the talent helped and groomed by Canadian producer Lorne Michaels. To this list must now be added Leslie Jones.
At a strapping six foot this lassie from Tennessee originally was touted to be a basketball star. Lucky for us she turned her considerable talents to comedy. And she has never looked back. Right now you can see her glowing presence light up the screen as a subway worker i. Paul Feig’s runaway hit Ghostbusters. Now non television audiences not tuned into NBC will be able to realize this lady’s talents and undeniable screen presence.
Smart and sharp our subject here pulls off a first class character mixing it up with ghosts and friends in New York. Earlier encounters of this vexing babe who takes her heritage seriously and won’t suffer fools gladly include . Born in the south at Memphis Tennessee during the year of Expo 67 on. Sept. 7, 1967 Ms. Jones sure has had a multifaceted career so far.
Big screen fans have enjoyed her impressive talents on such diverse comedies as National Security, Wrongfully Accused, A Guy Thing and Trainwreck. On television Leslie has earned rave reviews on hit crime series The Blacklist and The League among scores of others.
Count Leslie Jones in if you want to enjoy a great time at the movies,