History Creator / JamesEarlJones

11th Apr '16 4:07:20 PM karstovich2
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Living proof that sometimes, all you really need to be a {{Badass}} is the [[BadassBaritone perfect voice]]. A noted actor of stage and screen, '''James Earl Jones''' (January 17, 1931-) is famous for his deep voice that can either be [[EvilSoundsDeep sinister]] (e.g. Darth Vader) or paternal (Mufasa), but is regardless authoritative and commanding -- even more so when you consider he had to [[StutterStop overcome a severe stutter in his youth]]. His voice is also remarkable for being naturally [[BassoProfondo of bass register]], which is indeed very rare. He gets a fair amount ''more'' respect on the stage, where he was a fixture on the African-American art-theater circuit (he was the lead at the opening performance in several of August Wilson's ''Pittsburgh Cycle'', most famously ''Theatre/{{Fences}}''.)

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Living proof that sometimes, all you really need to be a {{Badass}} is the [[BadassBaritone perfect voice]]. A noted actor of stage and screen, '''James Earl Jones''' (January 17, 1931-) is famous for his deep voice that can either be [[EvilSoundsDeep sinister]] (e.g. Darth Vader) or paternal (Mufasa), but is regardless authoritative and commanding -- even more so when you consider he had to [[StutterStop overcome a severe stutter in his youth]]. His voice is also remarkable for being naturally [[BassoProfondo of bass register]], which is indeed very rare. He gets a fair amount ''more'' respect on the stage, where he played a number of [[Creator/WilliamShakespeare Shakespearean]] roles (including being one of the first African American actors to play the lead in ''Theatre/{{Othello}}'') and was a fixture on the African-American art-theater circuit (he was the lead at the opening performance in several of August Wilson's ''Pittsburgh Cycle'', most famously ''Theatre/{{Fences}}''.)
11th Apr '16 6:11:20 AM LongLiveHumour
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10th Mar '16 3:50:18 AM WillBGood
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* He and Creator/MalcolmMcDowell also did a [[PrecisionFStrike fucking]] hilarious [[https://youtube.com/watch?v=7VV52m_wpgQ Sprint Commercial]]

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* He and Creator/MalcolmMcDowell also did a some [[PrecisionFStrike fucking]] hilarious [[https://youtube.com/watch?v=7VV52m_wpgQ Sprint Commercial]]
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10th Mar '16 3:47:25 AM WillBGood
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* He and Creator/MalcolmMcDowell also did a [[PrecisionFStrike fucking]] hilarious [[https://m.youtube.com/?client=mv-google#/watch?v=7VV52m_wpgQ Sprint Commercial]]

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* He and Creator/MalcolmMcDowell also did a [[PrecisionFStrike fucking]] hilarious [[https://m.youtube.com/?client=mv-google#/watch?v=7VV52m_wpgQ [[https://youtube.com/watch?v=7VV52m_wpgQ Sprint Commercial]]
8th Feb '16 1:23:56 PM Premonition45
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* He and Creator/MalcomMcDowell also did a [[PrecisionFStrike fucking]] hilarious [[https://m.youtube.com/?client=mv-google#/watch?v=7VV52m_wpgQ Sprint Commercial]]

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* He and Creator/MalcomMcDowell Creator/MalcolmMcDowell also did a [[PrecisionFStrike fucking]] hilarious [[https://m.youtube.com/?client=mv-google#/watch?v=7VV52m_wpgQ Sprint Commercial]]
13th Jan '16 12:08:46 PM aye_amber
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-->-- '''James Earl Jones''', Creator/{{CNN}} [[StationIdent Station Identification]]

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-->-- '''James -->--'''James Earl Jones''', Creator/{{CNN}} [[StationIdent Station Identification]]
1st Nov '15 2:42:14 PM CainandAble
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* He and Creator/MalcomMcDowell also did a [[PrecisionFStrike fucking]] hilarious [[https://m.youtube.com/?client=mv-google#/watch?v=7VV52m_wpgQ Sprint Commercial]]
2nd Oct '15 1:59:27 AM Chris116
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* ''Disney/TheLionKingIISimbasPride'' (1998) -- Mufasa
2nd Oct '15 1:59:09 AM Chris116
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** ''Disney/TheLionKingIISimbasPride'' (1998) -- Mufasa
** ''The Lion Guard'' (2015 -) -- Mufasa
6th May '15 6:30:46 AM AsForMyHandle
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[[ScaryBlackMan U.S. Army Ranger]]. Played blue-eyed [[Film/ConanTheBarbarian1982 Thulsa Doom]]. The voice of {{God}}, [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]], [[Disney/TheLionKing Mufasa]], General [[TheDanza James]] [[VideoGame/CommandAndConquerTiberianSun Solomon]] , and (in a single Treehouse of Horror episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'') Maggie Simpson. Also did commercials for Verizon for a while (and its predecessor Bell Atlantic).

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[[ScaryBlackMan U.S. Army Ranger]]. Played blue-eyed [[Film/ConanTheBarbarian1982 Thulsa Doom]]. The voice of {{God}}, [[Franchise/StarWars Darth Vader]], [[Disney/TheLionKing Mufasa]], General [[TheDanza James]] [[VideoGame/CommandAndConquerTiberianSun Solomon]] , Solomon]], and (in a single Treehouse of Horror episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'') Maggie Simpson. Also did commercials for Verizon for a while (and its predecessor Bell Atlantic).
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