Born in Oxnard in California on September 25, 1977, Robbie Jones is a well-known actor in American cinema. His full name is Robert Lee “Robbie” Jones III. He is the only child of his parents and grew up in California, USA. He was born to Bob Jones and Betty Jones. Robbie went to the Cordova High School in California. Jones then went to pursue higher studies at the University of California in Berkeley. He is 6 feet 3 inches tall and has an athletic body. Robbie was a basketball megastar in his school. He was a part of the college basketball team, California Golden Bears Men’s Basketball.
Robbie then went ahead to play basketball for ABA (American Basketball Association). Initially, he planned to play basketball for NBA but couldn’t get into it. He is so good at basketball that he got a full scholarship for his senior year. Robbie also played for the team LA slam and a few games overseas as well. After completing college, he began his acting career by starring in a few advertisements including the Coors Light American Beer advert. After doing a few commercials, he got his first break in the year 2008 when he bagged the role of Quentin Fields in a famous show, “One Tree Hill”.
Robbie portrayed the character of Quentin, still in high school and a part of the high school basketball team, Ravens. He appeared in the Season 5 and Season 6 of the popular TV series. His character was that of a very arrogant boy in the beginning but by the end of Season 5, he evolved to become a better person. His character gained immense popularity amongst the viewers but was then killed off in the season 6 of this show. It came as a shock to many viewers.
Robbie then starred in the tele-movie, “
Limelight” (2009), where he played the role of Xavier Davis. He also made brief appearances in various TV series including “ER”, South Land, Raising the Bar, Dark Blue and much more among others. Robbie rose to fame with the role of Lewis Flynn in the TV show, “Hellcats”. He essayed the role of a basketball player. His ability to play basketball made him the center of attraction.
Robbie went ahead to star in a romantic movie, “Temptation: Confessions Of A Marriage Counselor” (2013). Unfortunately, this film was not well-received by the audience. Robbie lists dancing, Taekwondo, singing, Disc Jockeying, and bike riding as his hobbies. He is 38 years old now.