Peter Lawson Jones

Actor • Voice-Over Artist • Playwright





Alex Cross (2012)                                                                   Supporting             Lionsgate/Summit Entertainment


Detroit 1-8-7, Episode 113: Road to Nowhere (2011)        Supporting             ABC Studios/FTP Productions, LLC


25 Hill (2011)                                                                           Supporting            teamcherokee productions


The Umbrella Man (2014)                                                     Supporting            G Squared Pictures/Point Park

                                                                                                                                  University/Mindset Productions


Gearheads (post-production)                                               Supporting            Gearheads, LLC


 Starve (2014)                                                                           Supporting            P2 Films


Growth (post-production)                                                    Leading                  Aside Productions


The 5th Dimension (post-production)                                Supporting            DreamHunters Studios


Made in Cleveland (2013)                                                     Supporting            CINEMA Cleveland


Swing Lowe Sweet Chariote (2013)                                     Supporting            HWIC Filmworks


Early Riser (2012)                                                                   Ensemble               Trich Arts/Picture Palace Pictures


Robbie 3.0 (2011)                                                                    Leading (VO)         University Of Southern California

                                                                                                                                   School of Cinematic Arts


If the River Was Whiskey (2012)                                          Supporting            The Scripps College of

                                                                                                                                  Communications at Ohio University


If Joy Comes (2012)                                                                Supporting            MBlak Productions MBE


Seeing Tomorrow (2014)                                                        Supporting            MadWerkz Studios


How to Change the World (post-production)                    Supporting            Blurry Dude Media Group


All in a Movie (2011)                                                              Supporting            JLG Media Group, LLC


Deadly Desperations (2014)                                                  Male Lead             SANEPOETSfilms


The Show (2012)                                                                     Supporting            Stochastic Art Works


Benevolent Stranger (2013)                                                   Supporting            Inspyred Pictures


Infinite Regression (post-production)                                 Supporting            WillGroup Pictures


The Age of Love (post-production)                                     Supporting            MJ Double D Productions


Stokes: An American Dream Documentary (2009)           Narrator                 PBS/WVIZ


Purell Advantage Trust Industrial Video (2011)                Principal                Wyse Advertising




"Our Own Reasons" Radio Commercials (2013)                                                The Plain Dealer/Northeast Ohio

                                                                                                                                   Media Group


Ernst & Young Health Services Industry Tax Conference Video (2010)         Ernst & Young


Ernst & Young Global Automotive Center Video (2010)                                  Ernst & Young


Ernst & Young Health Sciences Tax Conference (2009)                                    Ernst & Young


Ernst & Young 2009 Strategic Growth Forum Video (2009)                             Ernst & Young


Alvin Ailey Dance Troupe Performance Television Commercial (2009)        WKYC-TV3


Invest In Children - Kids Radio and Television Commercials (2007)             Adcom


THEATRE (post-2007)


Against All Odds: Seasons to Win -                  Ted Ginn, Sr.                            Hanna Theatre

The Ted Ginn, Sr. Story (2014)

Ceremonies in Dark Old Men (2014)                Russell B. Parker                     Karamu Theatre


The Exonerated (2013)                                         Delbert Tibbs                          Cuyahoga Community College

                                                                                                                                   Eastern Campus


The Gospel According to James (2013)             James Cameron                       Ensemble Theatre


A Carol for Cleveland (2012)                              Fez/George                             Cleveland Play House


Legally Addicted (2012)                                     Teacher/Husband/Minister  Fairmount Center for the Arts


The Compromise (2012)                                      Dr. Booker T. Washington     Oberlin College and Conservatory


Huck Finn’s Story (2011)                                     Jim                                            The Illusion Factory


Ruined (2011)                                                        Christian                                  Karamu Theatre


From Breast Cancer to Broadway (2010)          Santa/Daddy                          Karamu Theatre

                                                                                (a cappella solos)


Pluto (Staged Reading, 2010)                             Big Winston                             Ensemble Studio Theatre


The Great White Hope (2010)                            Tick                                            Ensemble Theatre/Karamu


Church Girl (2010)                                               Reporter                                   Angela Burrow-Dunlop


A House With No Walls (2009)                          Salif Camara                            Karamu Theatre


Bourbon at the Border (2008)                             Tyrone Washington                Ensemble Theatre/Karamu Theatre


African American Playwrights Exchange -

2012 Artist of the Year


Special Skills

Public speaking (as an attorney and former elected official)

Playwriting (The Family Line)

Singing (bass/baritone)

Accents (African, Caribbean, Southern)

Sports (baseball, basketball, bowling)



Harvard College, A.B. (Magna Cum Laude in Government), 1975

Harvard Law School, J.D. 1980

Peter Lawson Jones © 2013

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