Bill A. Jones, born 1959, is an actor, singer, and voiceover artist who plays Rod Remington on FOX's hit TV show, Glee since the first season.

Early life

Jones was born in Nashville, Tennessee in 1959.


In addition to recurring as newscaster Rod Remington on Glee, Jones has been on such TV shows as The King Of Queens, Las Vegas, Just Shoot Me, and Drew Carey. On film, Jones co-starred with Al Pacino in Simone, and starred in the acclaimed short, The Morning Guy. Additionally, Jones has been seen in national commercial campaigns for Crest Toothpaste, Nissan, American Airlines & others.

As a singer, credits include touring with The Glenn Miller Orchestra. Jones regularly works with 17 piece Big Bands throughout Southern California, and gives audiences a fresh interpretation of the great Standards, originally made famous by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bobby Darin and others.

As a voice-over performer, he was the ‘voice’ of The Fox Movie Channel, and of American Airlines’ in-flight audio program “Timeless Tracks”, in addition to countless commercials, movie trailers and industrials.

As a broadcaster, Jones has been heard as an air personality on radio stations nationwide, via satellite, and was a D.J. in the L.A. market on K-Lite FM, KMPC, and KGIL.


Year Title Role Notes
1990 Fall from Grace Falwell's Assistant TV Movie
1991 The Rapture Presidential Press Secretary uncredited
1994 Dragstrip Girl Mr. Jones TV Movie
1999 7th Heaven Parent #3 ("Sin...")
The Drew Carey Show Cop ("Drew and the Gang Law")
Sliders Kennedy ("A Current Affair")
2000 City Guys Announcer/Radio Voice voice, 2000 - 2001 ("Dating Games" and "Video Killed the Radio Star")
2002 S1m0ne Talk Show Host #2
Just Shoot Me! Mr. Barry ("About a Boy")
2003 The Morning Guy The Morning Guy short
2004 Sunset Tuxedo Charlie short
2005 Las Vegas Dr. Miles Mellon ("Everything Old Is You Again")
Smart Card Server short
2006 The King of Queens Mr. Bill ("Sold-Y Locks")
The McPassion Voiceover short
2007 Selected Shorts #5: Comedy Shorts
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Announcer/Channel 5 Announcer/Tiny Hats Announcer voice, 2007 - 2009 (7 episodes)
2008 The Dead Detective Martin Stiff short
2009 Finding Bliss AVN Announcer
Glee Rod Remington 2009 - (14 episodes)
2010 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special Announcer voice, credited as Bill Jones and TV Movie
Unthinkable Announcer #2
The Life & Times of Tim Street Performer voice ("The Comeback Sermon/Atlantic City")
2011 Criminal Minds Newscaster #3 uncredited ("The Thirteenth Step")
2012 Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie Serious Announcer
2013 CSI: NY Richard Kemp ("Command+P")
2014 Dark Prophet Dr. Gabriel Foster ("Pilot")
2015 Captain Bill's Fun, Fun, Funship of Madness, Mayhem, and Music Captain Bill TV Movie and completed; release in 2015 or 2016
Workaholics Mr. Bowman ("Adams"S Bachelor Party")


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