Jon Gries

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Jon was born under the official name Gries, Jonathan Francis on June 17th, 1957. He has been a credited actor since the 1987 film The Monster Squad.

Jon has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in fourteen films including: the 2012 action film Taken 2 as the character Casey, the 2010 comedy movie Good Intentions playing Sherriff Ernie and the 2008 comedy release Bar Starz cast as Ricky Fabulous.

His most commercially successful project to date has been the 1997 comedy film Men in Black, which brought in $250,000,000 at the box office.

Beyond acting, Jon Gries was the director of the 2010 movie comedy Pickin' & Grinnin'. In 2003 Jon Gries produced his first movie, the drama film Northfork. Since then he went on to produce the comedy film Pickin' & Grinnin' in 2010.

Jon has stayed out of the media limelight, having been interviewed in over two publications.

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Son of noted writer/director/producer Tom Gries .
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