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January Jones

January Kristen Jones (born January 5, 1978) is an American actress. She is best known for playing Betty Draper on Mad Men. January Jones was born and raised in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the daughter of Karen, who manages a sporting goods store, and Marvin Jones, a coach, gym teacher, and fitness director. She is named after January Wayne, a character in Jacqueline Susann's Once Is Not Enough. She has two sisters – Jacey and Jina. Jones has had supporting roles in Anger Management (2003), Love Actually, and Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights. In 2005, she appeared as a U.S. border guard's frustrated wife in the film The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada directed by and starring Tommy Lee Jones. In We Are Marshall (2006), she played the role of Carol Dawson, wife of football coach William "Red" Dawson. She had the lead female role in the movie Love's Enduring Promise as a pioneer family's oldest child. Her character falls in love with a mysterious man who saves her father's life. She currently appears in the AMC original television drama series Mad Men as young suburban housewife and mother Betty Draper Francis. She is also known for her role as Cadence Flaherty, the love interest of

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'Mad Men' Wives -- Who'd You Rather?

'Mad Men' Wives
Who'd You Rather?

Unlike on "Mad Men," Don Draper's first wife Betty (aka January Jones) and his 2nd wife Megan (aka Jessica Paré) made nice at an event in NYC this week.Question is ... READ MORE >

Liam Hemsworth -- About Miley Cyrus' Engagement Ring ...

Liam Hemsworth
About Miley's Engagement Ring ...

First Miley Cyrus' engagement ring returned ... now Liam Hemsworth is back -- but whether their engagement is back on is the big question, and we posed it directly to Liam.Hemsworth arrived at LAX… READ MORE >

- 518 days ago
January Jones -- Not Exactly DENYING Liam Hemsworth Affair

January Jones
Not Exactly DENYING Liam Hemsworth Affair

January Jones ... the alleged Sienna Miller in the Liam Hemsworth, Miley Cyrus relationship ... finally faced the media about her alleged affair yesterday ... and she didn't exactly deny anything.… READ MORE >

- 531 days ago
'Mad Men' Chicks -- Who'd You Rather?

'Mad Men' Chicks
Who'd You Rather?

"Mad Men" lovelies January Jones and a covered up Christina Hendricks both put their hair back at the same event in NYC this week.Question is ...More Who'd you rather? Liam Hemsworth vs. Josh… READ MORE >

- 879 days ago
January Jones Birth Certificate -- I STILL Won't Name the FATHER!

January Jones Birth Certificate
I STILL Won't Name the FATHER!

The January Jones baby daddy mystery continues ... because the actress left a big, fat BLANK SPOT on her son's birth certificate in the space where she's supposed to name the father. TMZ obtained… READ MORE >

- 1062 days ago
'Lost' Creator to January Jones: You Suck at Acting!

'Lost' Creator to January Jones:
You Suck at Acting!

Another Hollywood bigshot is ripping January Jones in public -- this time, "Lost" co-creator Damon Lindelof went after the actress for "sucking" at her role in the new X-Men flick. Lindelof went… READ MORE >

- 1171 days ago
Zach Galifianakis SLAMS January Jones

Zach Galifianakis
SLAMS January Jones

It's safe to say Zach Galifianakis is NOT the father of January Jones' mystery baby -- because Zach says the "Mad Men" star was so rude to him the first time they met -- he CUSSED HER OUT. Zach… READ MORE >

- 1186 days ago
January Jones vs. Diane Kruger: Who'd You Rather?

January Jones vs. Diane Kruger
Who'd You Rather?

Blonde actresses January Jones, 33, and Diane Kruger, 34, both showed up to the premiere of their new flick "Unknown" in L.A. on Wednesday.Question is ... READ MORE >

- 1279 days ago
January vs. Christina: Who'd You Rather?

January vs. Christina
Who'd You Rather?

It was a red dress fashion battle at the Golden Globes for "Mad Men" stars January Jones and Christina Hendricks.Question is ...   READ MORE >

- 1312 days ago
January Jones 911 Call -- 'The Driver is Not OK'

January Jones 911 Call -- 'The Driver is Not OK'

TMZ has obtained the 911 call made moments after "Mad Men" star January Jones slammed into a couple of parked cars last week. A female witness called 911right after the incident.  During the… READ MORE >

- 1526 days ago

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