Finn Jones’s real name is Terence “Terry” Jones. He was born on 24 March 1988, England, United Kingdom. He changed his name to avoid confusion with Terry Jones, a member of Monty Python. Twenty-eight year old Finn was a Sixth Form student at Hayes School based in Bromley.
He was inclined towards acting from his young age and so decided to do a three year long acting course at The Arts Educational Schools. He also worked in a bar at the age of 21. His father works in police and mother works in foster care. Finn Jones has a height of six feet. He looks tall with a small build.
Career: His acting career started with the second series of Hollyoaks in October 2009 as Jamie, a young man and his love story with Emma Rigby’s character Hannah Ashworth. He left Hollyoaks in February 2010. He was seen in two episodes of The Bill on 1st and 8th April 2010. Later, he appeared as Commander Lisa Kennedy’s son Mark Kennedy, who was accused of murder. He also starred in The Curfew, an online drama by Channel 4. Jones also appeared as Santiago Jones in the The Sarah Jane Adventures in the story Death of the Doctor, and his performance received wide acclamation.
In June 2010, Finn announced that he would be joining the cast of Game of Thrones, the popular HBO adaptation of the novel series titled A Song of Ice and Fire written by George R R Martin. He was originally auditioned for the role of Jon Snow on Game of Thrones, but later got the role of Loras Tyrell. His character received recognition and appreciation by his straight as well as gay fans. He was part of the show for 6 years.
In 2012 he did a horror film Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines and in 2014 he was seen in Sleeping Beauty and The Last Showing. He was also seen in the 2015 TV series, Life is square aired on BBC2.
His fans are eagerly waiting to watch him as Danny Rand in the upcoming Netflix series Marvel’s Iron Fist, and in The Defenders. He has learnt Martial Arts- mix of Kung-fu and Wushu for the character.
Jones has faced huge controversy in his career for playing a gay character where some of his fans consider him as a gay while others not. He was also seen shirtless with a speedo and a winter coat in February 2013 issue of Gay Times magazine. Jones is a strong advocate of gay rights.
Finn is working continuously since 2009 and there are no rumors about him dating someone. He is single and has disclosed no information related to his personal life. He has a huge fan following which includes both men and women crazy about his looks and curly hairs.
Finn likes reading books and Joseph Campbell is his favorite author. He loves nature and travels a lot. He also likes collecting art-pieces. Finn is fond of playing i-pad games like Samorost 3. He is a regular Instagram user and share pictures regularly.
Finn is a socially responsible citizen. In December 2015, Jones helped Oxfam campaigners supporting Syrian refugees, by singing carols at a shopping centre in Islington. He appeared with Jeremy Corbyn who is the leader of the Labour Party, and also used social media to support Corbyn. He opposes Trump’s administration policy of ban on Muslims Immigration.
Finn Jones Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $3.2 Million US Dollars
His net worth is estimated to be $3.2 Million US dollars as of 2017. It increased significantly in 2017 after season 6 of Game of Thrones and his IronFist character in The IronFist and The Defenders TV series of Marvel. This estimated net worth includes his investments in stocks, properties, and luxury goods.
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He currently lives in New York and doesn’t own any property there. There is not much information disclosed by the actor on his investments.
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Jones is also a DJ and is associated with London based collective “Human Effort”. He has started a new music page called ‘Good Vibrations’ where he shares his music.
His upcoming show Iron Fist has created a controversy related to Finn Jones casting. A white actor was tapped to play the Danny Rand’s character which has resulted in disappointment of the fans.
Jones believes in diversity and equality and addressed the controversy by saying “Right now we live in a culture and a world where we are very unequal in politics, in economics, and in culture. We are being f*cked over massively by the top dudes. I stand up for people; I stand up for people across all borders.” Jones said, “Danny Rand is not a white savior. Danny Rand can hardly save himself let alone an entire race of people. He is a very complicated, vulnerable individual.
Finn Jones despite of huge controversies has received huge success in his career through hardwork. While his fans are excited to watch him in the new TV series The IronFist and The Defenders, this actor has a long way to go both in Hollywood and TV.