James Earl Jones (born January 17, 1931) is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in Doctor Strangelove, Star Wars, Conan the Barbarian and The Lion King.

He reprises his role as Darth Vader in Star Wars Rebels.[1]



  • James Earl Jones has previously voiced the character of Darth Vader in the Original Trilogy and in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, and reprised his role in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story film.
  • Jones did not have a role in Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion until his character Darth Vader appeared in the extended cut that aired on ABC originally.