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Sam Jones III

Samuel L. Jones III (born April 29, 1979) is an American actor, best known for playing Pete Ross on the first three seasons of the Superman television series Smallville. Jones played Pete Ross on the first three seasons of the television series Smallville based on the early years of Superman after which he left before season 3's final episode, but did return as Pete Ross again one last time in the series 7 episode "Hero". He left the series to film Glory Road. Jones has also appeared on the television shows The Practice, ER, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and 7th Heaven. He appeared with former Cosby Show actress Raven-Symoné in the 2006 Lifetime movie For One Night. He returned to Smallville in 2008 for the episode "Hero". Jones also played Craig Shilo in Spike TV's Blue Mountain State, but his character was written off following his arrest. In October 2009, Jones was taken into custody by Drug Enforcement Administration agents on charges of drug trafficking. He was charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute. On December 16, 2010, Jones pleaded guilty to conspiracy to sell more than 10,000 oxycodone pills. Jones was the "Hollywood connection" in a plot to

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Sam Jones -- Merciful Judge Gives Acting Pass

Sam Jones
Merciful Judge Gives Acting Pass

Sam Jones has been on his best behavior since he was let out of prison in 2012, so much so that a judge cut his probation short so he could go work on a new movie ... TMZ has learned. As TMZ… READ MORE >

'Smallville' Star Sam Jones Released from Prison

'Smallville' Star Sam Jones
Released from Prison

Former "Smallville" star Sam Jones was released from prison yesterday after serving nearly 10 months behind bars in a federal prison. Jones pled guilty to conspiracy to sell more than 10,000 pills… READ MORE >

- 798 days ago
'Smallville' Actor Sam Jones Checks Into Prison

'Smallville' Actor
Checks Into Prison

Former "Smallville" actor Sam Jones just moved into his new home for the next year -- federal prison.Jones checked in to the low-security correctional facility in Lompoc, California some time… READ MORE >

- 1105 days ago
'Smallville' Actor Dodges Bullet -- Gets 1 Year in Prison

'Smallville' Actor Dodges Bullet -- Gets 1 Year in Prison

Sam Jones just caught a HUGE break -- dude was sentenced to spend 366 days in federal prison for his hand in a MAJOR drug ring ... even though the feds wanted him to serve 5 years. Jones -- who… READ MORE >

- 1277 days ago
Karissa Shannon DUMPS 'Smallville' Star BF

Karissa Shannon DUMPS 'Smallville' Star BF

Their chart-topper hasn't even been released yet -- but TMZ has learned Playmate Karissa Shannon and "Smallville" star Sam Jones have just called it quits. According to sources connected with the… READ MORE >

- 1282 days ago
'Blue Mountain State' Star -- I'm a RAPPER Now!!

'Blue Mountain State' Star:
I'm a RAPPER Now!!

He's been a TV star ... a porn star ... and a convict ... but now Sam Jones is trying his hand in the music industry -- teaming up with his Playboy Playmate GF for the next summer anthem -- "Juice… READ MORE >

- 1287 days ago
'Smallville' Star -- Having a Ruff Week Before Prison

'Smallville' Star -- Having a Ruff Week Before Prison

"Smallville" star Sam Jones is less than a month away from being sentenced in his major drug case and he's spending one of his few remaining weeks of freedom in Holland ... looking for dogs.Jones… READ MORE >

- 1301 days ago
'E.R.' Actor -- I Sold Drugs To Repay Mexican Cartel

'E.R.' Actor -- I Sold Drugs To Repay Mexican Cartel

A former "E.R." actor claims he ONLY agreed to take part in a major drug operation to help his best friend pay off a debt to a deadly Mexican drug cartel ... this according to legal docs obtained… READ MORE >

- 1327 days ago
'Smallville' Star -- Court-Ordered Champagne Shower

'Smallville' Star -- Court-Ordered Champagne Shower

He's out on bail facing 20 years in prison -- but ex-"Smallville" actor Sam Jones still needs to work ... which is why an LA court granted him permission to party in Mexico this week with his… READ MORE >

- 1378 days ago
Karissa Shannon's BF -- Rolls-Royce Wannabe

Karissa Shannon's BF -- Rolls-Royce Wannabe

Karissa Shannon's sex tape partner wasn't 100% honest when he implied that he owned a certain badass Rolls-Royce -- because TMZ has learned ... dude actually borrowed the car from a friend.Sam… READ MORE >

- 1544 days ago

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