JEFFREY JONES - MovieMonday.com

Jeffrey Jones in Amadeus.
Jeffrey Jones in FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF.
JEFFREY JONES:
Jeffrey Jones has made some indelible impressions, in roles like the obsessive school principal in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and the harassed homeowner in "Beetlejuice." Jones excels at playing tightly wound, uptight types, who are close to the unraveling which inevitably occurs, to humorous or dramatic effect, depending on the circumstances.  
Jeffrey Jones in BEETLEJUICE.
Jeffrey Jones

He captured our attention when he played Emperor Joseph II in Amadeus (1984) and pratfalling high-school principal in the hit teen comedy Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986).

Jones delivers fine performances in comedies, dramas, and fantasies.

His other notable credits include...

Heartbreakers (2001) .... Mr. Appel

Stuart Little (1999) .... Uncle Crenshaw Little

Sleepy Hollow (1999) .... Reverend Steenwyck

Ed Wood (1994) .... Criswell

The Hunt for Red October (1990) .... Skip Tyler

Without a Clue (1988) .... Inspector Lestrade

Beetlejuice (1988) .... Charles

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