Rashida Jones

Actress + Model + Musician
Born Feb 25, 1976

Rashida Leah Jones is an American film and television actress, comic book author, screenwriter and occasional singer. She played Louisa Fenn on Boston Public and Karen Filippelli on The Office as well as roles in the films I Love You, Man; Our Idiot Brother; The Social Network, The Muppets and Celeste and Jesse Forever, which she also co-wrote. In 2009, Jones began appearing on the NBC comedy series Parks and Recreation as Ann Perkins.… Read More

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1976 Birth Born on February 25, 1976.


1994 18 Years Old In 1994, Jones garnered attention with an open letter responding to scathing remarks made by rapper Tupac Shakur about her parents' interracial marriage. … Read More


1997 - 1999 2 More Events
In 2000, she guest starred as Karen Scarfolli on Freaks and Geeks before landing the role of Louisa Fenn on Boston Public.
2003 27 Years Old She became engaged to music producer Mark Ronson in February 2003. … Read More
2004 28 Years Old After Jones left Boston Public, she appeared in Death of a Dynasty, directed by Damon Dash, and two episodes of Chappelle's Show on Comedy Central. In 2004, she was cast in Strip Search, an HBO film directed by Sidney Lumet, but her scenes were cut from the final broadcast version. … Read More
2005 29 Years Old In 2005, Jones played Karen in the Stella pilot on Comedy Central and special government agent Carla Merced in the TNT police drama Wanted.


2006 - 2007 2 More Events
She co-starred in Unhitched, the short-lived 2008 comedy series produced by the Farrelly brothers. … Read More
In January 2009, Jones voiced several characters in an episode of the Adult Swim show Robot Chicken.
Jones' other 2011 films were Friends with Benefits, starring Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis; The Big Year, with Steve Martin, Owen Wilson, and Jack Black; The Muppets, with Jason Segel, Amy Adams and Chris Cooper; and Our Idiot Brother, with Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks and Emily Mortimer. … Read More
2012 36 Years Old In 2012, she starred opposite Andy Samberg in the film Celeste and Jesse Forever, which she co-wrote. … Read More
2013 37 Years Old In 2013, Jones directed the music video for Sara Bareilles' song "Brave".
2015 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, she produced the documentary film Hot Girls Wanted, which examines the role of teenage girls in pornographic films. … Read More
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