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Top 10 Facts - Vinnie Jones
09.14.2015
Fact #1

Vincent Peter "Vinnie" Jones was born on 5 January 1965. He is a british actor and former professional footballer who played as a midfielder from 1984 to 1999 notably for Wimbledon, Leeds united, Sheffield United and Chelsea.

Fact #2

Born in Watford, Hertfordshire, Jones represented and captained the Welsh national football team, having qualified via a welsh grandparent.

Fact #3

Vinnie Jones appeared in celebrity big brother 2010, where he finished in third place behidn Dane Bowers and Alex Reid.

Fact #4

Vinnie Jones became known to american audiences in the 2000 film remake of gone in 60 seconds, where he played "The Sphinx".

Fact #5

Vinnie Jones played another football role as mad Maynard the leader of a Manchester United football hooligan firm, with scenes in a fictional London Pub (The feisty goat), Paris and Rome in the 2004 film Eurotrip.

Fact #6

His next big piece was in the 2006 film, X-Men:The last stand, as the x-men Villain, Cain Marko, A.K.A., Juggernaut.

Fact #7

In 2012, Jones voiced "Freddie The Dog" in Madagascar 3: Europe's most wanted.

Fact #8

Vinnie Jones was the first guest host for the friday night project when it first aired in channel 4 in February 2005.

Fact #9

He co-starred alongside Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger in the action/thriller escape plan, released in 2013.

Fact #10

Vinnie Jones married Tanya Terry (born 1966) in 1994 in Watford.

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