Rashida Jones is an uprising actress, director, and writer who has been ruling the industry since her arrival. As a matter of fact, she is the daughter of famous actress Peggy Lipton and producer Quincy Jones.
Many might anticipate that her fame is because of her famous parents, but that’s not only it. She has been working hard to imprint her name and showcase her talent in the industry.
Until now, she has been part of famous movies such as Tag, Quincy, On the Rocks, I Love You Man, Hot Girls Wanted, The Social Network. Cuban Fury, Our Idiot Brother, Cop Out, The Big Year, The Sound of Silence, Monogamy, Little Black Book, to mention a few
Among all, Rashida is widely known for her role as Ann Perkins on tv show Parks and Recreation, while her work as Karen Filippelli in The Office is commendable. With her work and accolades, Jones has been one of the highest-paid actresses.
In this article, we will let you know about this pretty lady in detail. The discussion will include her age, height, body, career, net worth, and more. Let’s get started with some quick facts;
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Some Quick Facts
|Rashida Leah Jones
|Date of Birth
|February 25, 1976
|Los Angeles, California, United States
|45 years old
|Kidada Jones, Quincy Jones III, Jolie Jones Levine, Marta Jones, Rachel Jones, Kenya Julia Miambi Sarah Jones
|5 ft 4 in or 163 cm
|58 kg or 128 lbs
|36-25-35 in or 91.5-63.5-89 cm
|36-25-35 in or 91.5-63.5-89 cm
|Hebrew School, The Buckley School, Harvard University
|Social Media Presence
Who Are Rashida Jones Parents? Who Are Her Siblings?
Rashida Lean Jones was raised in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. Her mother’s name is Peggy Lipton, profoundly known as a singer, model, and actress.
Similarly, her father is a songwriter, composer, record producer, musician, and whatnot. Coming from a famous parents, it is evident that they somehow helped Jones to uplift her career in the entertainment industry.
In addition to this, she is blessed to have siblings and half-brother, and sister. Model cum actress and fashion designer Kidada Jones is her older sister, while Jones is happy to have music producer and film producer Quincy Jones III as her half brother.
Not to mention actress and jazz vocalist Jolie Jones Levine is her older half-sister wheres model, and actress Marta Jones is also her half sister. Other than this, Rashida is delighted to have half-sister Rachel Jones and Kenya Julia Miambi Sarah Jones in her life.
How Old Is Rashida Jones? How Tall Is She?
This hot actress was born in the year of 1976, and in 2021, Rashida is 45 years old. Recently she celebrated her birthday on the 25th day of February.
As a result, she falls under the sun sign of Pisces. To explain further, Jones stands tall at an average height of 5 feet 4 inches or 163 cm. As per sources, she had limited her body weight to 128 pounds, which converts to 58 kg in general.
Moreover, Rashida has a hip measuring about 35 inches or 89 cm, waist about 25 inches or 63.5 cm. Similarly, she has a bust measuring about 36 inches or 91.5 cm. In addition to this, Jones has hazel eyes and long curly dark brown hair.
Childhood and Education
This young and hard-working actress spent a significant time of her life in Los Angeles. When she was six years old, father Quincy used to read her books with a flashlight. Interestingly, he used to read five books at a time.
Jones revealed that she was a straight-up nerd and used to have a computer with floppy disks and a dial-up modem. Talking about education Jones has been to The Buckley School located in Sherman Oaks, California.
As soon as her high school was over, Rashida enrolled in Harvard University and lived in Eliot House as well as Currier House. In the beginning, she was keen on becoming a lawyer but changed her mind due to the O. J. Simpson murder trial.
Rashida Jones Movies
- On the Rocks
- I Love You, Man
- Hot Girls Wanted
- The Social Network
- Cuban Fury
- Our Idiot Brother
- Cop Out
- The Big Year
- The Sound of Silence
- Little Black Book
- White Fang
- A Parks and Recreation reunion Special
- Don’t Come Back From Moon
- New In Town
- Death of a Dynasty
- Fight for Your Right Revisited
- Social Animals
- The Ten
- Finding Joe
- This Changes Everything
- Full Frontal
- Strip Search
- Everyone’s Going to Die
- Life in flight
Who Is The Boyfriend of Rashida Jones? Is She Married?
Although being one of the sought actresses in the industry, she has not been vocal about her personal life in the media. However, recently it was surfaced that this actress is dating handsome Vampire Weekend singer Ezra Kroenig.
Both of them were linked in 2015 and have been together ever since. Despite the fact that they have been married for more than six years, they have not been planning to get married.
A few years back, there was a rumor that Jones was pregnant with Ezra’s kid. Neither the singer nor the actress confirmed the rumors. However, Rashida has a son Isaiah Jones Koenig who was born in September 2018.
This 45 year old actress has been spotted with her son few times. Once in an interview, she revealed that,
“Marriage doesn’t buy you anything. It just buys you a really big s—-y pageant of a wedding to make other people happy. Things are changing so much. Especially in this country, we have failed with marriage. We’re so protective of this sacred but failed institution.”
Hence it is pretty much clear why this hard-working actress did not walk down the aisle with anyone.
Relationship and Flings
Back in 1997, this hot model was dating brilliant actor Tobey Maguire. They were together for three years before calling it off in 2000. Soon after this, Maguire was cast in The Amazing Spiderman.
A couple of years later, in 2002, she was linked up with DJ Mark Robson. Then, in the year 2003, he proposed to her on the eve of Jones’s 27th birthday in a unique way. He prepared a puzzle which spelled “ Will you marry me?”
Eventually, they got engaged but called it quits after a year. Soon after this, Jones had a brief relationship with Seth Meyers. Moreover, Rashida was reported to be dating The Office co-star John Krasinski.
Both of their love blossomed in the set but broke up in 2006. Furthermore, Rashida had also hooked up with the famous Canadian rapper Drake in 2012.
- Beauty Products: NARS Velvet matte Pencil, LeClerc lip gloss
- Evening Bag: Gussie and Wilbur
- Day Bag: Chanel 2.55
- T-Shirt Brand: Laloo
- Sneakers: Converse
- Underwear: Hanky Panky and Muji boy short underwear
- Charity: Jeans Topshop and Peace Games
- Cocktail: Dry and dirty with three olives and Grey Goose Martini
- Restaurant: Florent
- Coffee Joint: Nonsignour Cafe in West Village, New York City
- Bedsheets: John Robshaw
- Art: Donald Bechelor print
What Is The Net Worth of Rashida Jones?
This actress, model, author, screenwriter, singer, producer has been involved in several professions in the show business. Therefore it is apparent that Jones makes a hefty amount of money from her career.
At the time of writing, her net worth is reported to be $25 million. This is all thanks to her famous work in the movies ad tv shows such as The Office and Parks and Recreation.
Currently, Ezra and Rashida are living in a ranch-style house in Ojai, California. Their house extends up to 40 acres and costs around $3.2 million in the market.
As for sources, it was revealed that their lavish mansion consists of five bathrooms and four-bedroom bedrooms. Apart from this, Jones has been active in philanthropic work.
Social Media Presence
Instagram: 1.9 million followers
Twitter: 1 million followers
- At the age of 10, Rashida left a Hebrew School and never had a bar mitzvah. According to this actress, the girls in the school were snotty.
- She came to the limelight at the age of 17 when she wrote an open letter to Tupac Shakur. The singer had critiqued her parent’s interracial marriage. In his words, he said, “All he does is stick his d**k in white b*****s ad make f****d up kids.” In the letter, Jones wrote, “M**********r, you would not be where you are if they had not what they did.”
- As a matter of fact, Rashida’s sister Kidada Jones was dating Tupac at the time of his demise. To be precise, they were engaged.
- This actress is a good friend of talented actress Natalie Portman. Both of them are activists and are fighting for the rights of women.
- When Jones was studying in the school, she never thought of becoming an actor. Her major goal in life was to either become a president, judge, or lawyer. Eventually, she was cast in The Office in 2006, and the rest is history.