Critically acclaimed television, film and stage actor John Marshall Jones (“JJ”) will voice “Admiral Raines” in the new version of the critically acclaimed and widely popular video game series Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, which returns to the roots of the franchise where large-scale war and cinematic, immersive military storytelling take center stage. Prepare for a gripping war story in which players fight against the Settlement Defense Front to defend our very way of life, set for release at the end of the year on November 16, 2016.
Originally from Detroit, Michigan, Jones received his BA in Theatre Arts from Northwestern University; after graduation, he moved to Chicago and began his career in entertainment with Second City Theatre, touring all over the United States and Canada. Best known for his role as ‘Floyd Henderson’, the loving father from the 90’s hit show“Smart Guy,” John Marshall Jones has worked with such stars as Oscar winners Sean Penn, Helen Hunt, Jamie Foxx, Forrest Whittaker, Robin Williams and Steve Martin. Jones graced our screens with other 5 television series, 20 feature films, has made over 100 television episodic appearances, and recently appeared on “The Mentalist,” “Hart of Dixie,” “Battle Creek,” “Shameless,” “Glee,” “Pretty Little Liars,” “Bones,” “NCIS” and the upcoming feature film, PAINT IT BLACK.
John Marshall Jones is an award winning theater actor as well, having won “Best Actor” at New York’s African American Theater Awards in 2008. He recently completed the successful off-Broadway run of “The Guest at Central Park West” for which he won the Audelco Award for “Best Actor in a Theatrical Performance.”. As a producer, Jones was nominated for “avorite Film Pitch” at the People’s Choice Awards in 2011, and is presently producing the feature film,THE LAST REVOLUTIONARY by Levy Lee Simon.
When he is not acting and producing, Jones is an accomplished public speaker, and has authored a “media fusion” book and mp3 called “Mastering The Audition” (which is sold in 7 countries). He loves working with young people and, because of his work on kids shows like “The Troop” and the long running hit, “Smart Guy,” kids love him back.
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is scheduled for release November 16th on PlayStation 4 system, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and PC. The title is not yet rated