J. K. Simmons

J. K. Simmons

American actor
Jonathan Kimble Simmons is an American actor, considered one of the most eminent character actors of his generation. He has appeared in over 200 films and television roles since his debut in 1986.Wikipedia
BornJanuary 9, 1955
HometownGrosse Pointe, Michigan, United States
Net worth$20 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseMichelle Schumacher (m 1996 - present)
ParentsDonald William Simmons , Patricia Kimble


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One Day as A Lion Trailer: Scott Caan & J.K. Simmons Star in Crime Comedy

  • Lionsgate has released the official One Day as A Lion trailer for the forthcoming crime comedy, starring Scott Caan as a lousy hitman who was tasked to kill J.K. Simmons’ cunning character. The R-rated film will arrive in theaters on April 4, followed by its VOD and digital release on April 7. One Day as […] The post One Day as A Lion Trailer: Scott Caan & J.K. Simmons Star in Crime Comedy appeared first on ComingSoon.net - Movie Trailers, TV & Streaming News, and More.


J.K. Simmons Explains Why He Almost Talked Himself Out of Doing ‘Oz’

J.K. Simmons discusses transitioning from stage to screen, why he hesitated taking a role on 'Oz,' and how series creator, Tom Fontana, put his mind at ease.
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2022Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleBeing the RicardosNominated
2015Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureWhiplash (2014 film)Winner
2015Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting RoleWhiplash (2014 film)Winner
2015British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActorWhiplash (2014 film)Winner
2015Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleWhiplash (2014 film)Winner