Sunday, September 04, 2016

Allstate Commercial, Black Actress, Leslie Jones

The Huffington Post reports that actress and comedian, Leslie Jones has returned to Twitter.  It's hard to believe that some people only know her as the "Allstate commercial's, black actress." The 48-year-old is a comedic genius whose career is blossoming.  She appeared in the 2016 film, Ghostbusters: Answer the Call and her new movie, Masterminds, is scheduled to be released on September 30, 2016.

According to TMZ the actress recently posted a photo of the comic book, 100 Bullets, explaining that she will appear in the film.  The comic book was published by DC Comics from 1999-2009 and won the Eisner Award and Harvey Award.  The movie is being produced by Tom Hardy, best known for his role in the 2015 film, The Revenant.

Allstate Commercial Black Actress Leslie Jones
Allstate Commercial Black Actress Leslie Jones

How Tall Is Leslie Jones?

One characteristic that many people notice about the actress is her height.  Leslie Jones is six feel tall.  Recognizing that his daughter was taller than most females, her father advised her to play basketball.  She listened to her dad and played basketball in high school.  Jones was a very good player, leading Chapman University to award her a basketball scholarship.

Net Worth

The actress is currently worth $1.8 million.  She has been working hard since the 1980s when she started her career as a stand-up comedian.  She appeared on BET's Comic View and was featured on Katt Williams' 2010 It's Pimpin' Pimpin' tour.  Leslie is best known for her hilarious sketches on Saturday Night Live.

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