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Doug Jones

Doug Jones

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    • May 24th, 1960
The youngest of four brothers, Doug Jones was born on May 24, 1960 in Indianapolis, Indiana, and grew up in the city's Northeastside. After attending Bishop Chatard High School, he headed off to Ball State University, where he graduated in 1982 with a Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications, with a minor in Theatre. He learned mime at school, joining a troupe and doing the whole white-face thing, and has also worked as a contortionist. After a hitch in theater in Indiana, he moved to Los Angeles in 1985, and has not been out of work since - he's acted in over 25 films, many television series (Including the award-winning Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997), his episode 'Hush' garnered two Emmy nominations) and over 90 commercials and music videos with the likes of Madonna and Marilyn Manson. Although known mostly for his work under prosthetics, he has also performed as 'himself' in such highly-rated films as Adaptation. (2002) with Nicolas Cage and indie projects such as Phil Donlon's A Series of Small Things (2005). But it is his sensitive and elegant performance as 'Abe Sapien' in Hellboy (2004), which stormed to the top of the U.S. box office in the spring of 2004, that has brought him an even higher profile and much praise from audiences and critics alike. He has been portraying the Kelpien Saru on the show Star Trek: Discovery.

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Filmography

Acting (64 Credits)

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2021Dying Is Easy as Riddler
2019Beneath the Leaves as James Whitley
20175th Passenger as LangdonWatch Free
2017The Shape of Water as The Asset
2017The Bye Bye Man as The Bye Bye Man
2017The Terror of Hallow's Eve as Scarecrow
2017Star Trek: Discovery as Saru
2016Gehenna: Where Death Lives as Creepy Old Man
2016We've Forgotten More Than We Ever Knew as The Man from the PoolWatch Free
2016The Ultimate Legacy as Hawthorne
2016Ouija: Origin of Evil as Marcus
2016The Midnight Man as Vick
2016Patient Seven as Demon (segment: "The Visitant")
2015Always Watching: A Marble Hornets Story as The Operator
2015Crimson Peak as Edith's Mother / Lady Sharpe
2014Cruel Will as AdrianWatch Free
2013Raze as Joseph
2012John Dies at the End as Roger NorthWatch Free
2012The Watch as Hero Alien
2011Dragon Age: Redemption as Saarebas
2011Absentia as Walter Lambert
2011Dragon Age: Redemption as Saarebas
2011Falling Skies as Cochise
2010Carnies as RatcatcherWatch Free
2010Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life as La gueule
2010Cyrus as Dr. Dallas
2010Legion as Ice Cream Man
2009The Butterfly Circus as Otto
2009Angel of Death as Dr. RankinWatch Free
2009Super Capers: The Origins of Ed and the Missing Bullion as Special Agent Smith #1
2009Angel of Death as Dr. Rankin
2008Hellboy II: The Golden Army as Abe Sapien
2008Skin and Bones as Grady Edlund
2008Quarantine as Thin Infected Man
2007Hellboy Animated: Blood and Iron as Abe Sapien
2007Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer as Norrin Radd / Silver Surfer
2007The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning as Patron
2006Hellboy Animated: Sword of Storms as Abe Sapien (voice)
2006Pan's Labyrinth as Fauno / Pale Man
2006The Benchwarmers as Number 7 Robot
2006Lady in the Water as Tartutic #4
2005The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari as Cesare
2005Doom as Dr. Carmack Imp / Sewer Imp
2004Hellboy as Abe Sapien
2003Stuck on You as Space Alien #2
2002Adaptation. as Augustus Margary
2002The Time Machine as Spy Morlock
2002Men in Black II as Joey
2001Monkeybone as Yeti
2000The Darkling as Shadow Master
2000Jack Frost 2: Revenge of the Mutant Killer Snowman as DaveWatch Free
2000The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle as FBI Agent - Carrot
1999Three Kings as Dead Iraqi Soldier
1999Mystery Men as Pencilhead
1998Bug Buster as Mother Bug
1998Denial as Ghost
1997Warriors of Virtue as Yee
1997Mimic as Long John #2
1996The Legend of Galgameth as Big Galgy
1995Tank Girl as Additional Ripper
1994The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Hollywood Follies as Slapstick Actor
1993Hocus Pocus as Billy Butcherson
1992Batman Returns as Thin Clown
1990Night Angel as Ken

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