January Jones earlier Abercrombie & Fitch model and Golden Globe-nominated American actress was born on 5th January, 1978 in Brookings, South Dakota.
While joining Roosevelt High School, January passed her pre-Hollywood, pre-modeling Hollywood time toiling away at a local Dairy Queen. And at the age of 18, January shifted to New York City and also made her initial mark as the stunning model for the hip inhabited clothier Abercrombie & Fitch. And after shifting to Los Angeles, she made her debut with the minor role in an independent movie “All the Rage” (1999), starring Anna Paquin and Jeff Daniels. January pursued with the guest appearance in a Fox pilot, “Get Real,” a derisive family play told from the viewpoint of 3 teenagers. After 2 years, she took her biggest break to do the first leading motion picture, “The Glass House” (2001), starring Leelee Sobieski.
Currently she emerges in AMC original TV drama series Mad Men as a young inhabited housewife and mother Betty Draper, however may be popular for her character as Cadence Flaherty in the American Wedding (2003), from American Pie comedy movie series.
January had a major female role in a film Love's Enduring Promise. She plays the character of forge family’s oldest kid. January attracted with a young mystifying man who rescued the life of her father.
January has had the supporting roles in Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, Love Actually, and Anger Management (2003). In 2005 January merged in the movie The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada produced through and starring Tommy Lee Jones. And in the year of 2006 in We Are Marshall January played the character of Carol Dawson, wife of Coach William 'Red' Dawson.
January emerged in Season 18 Law and Order chapter "Quit Claim", in which January plays a greasy, scheming con artiste that Assistant District Attorney Cutter matches intellect with who is lone existing suspect linked to the real estate con involving organized offense.
January will become celebrity in The Boat That Rocked, to be out in 2009.
Jones was graded #82 on Maxim Hot 100 Women of 2002.
January was born and matured in Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota. January is called after January Wayne, a personality in Jacqueline Susann's Once Is Not Enough. January completed her graduation from the Roosevelt High School in Sioux Falls.
January dated with Ashton Kutcher from 1998-2001. January also dated with a vocalist Josh Groban from 2003 to 2006.
In the year of 2005 January achieved Camie at a Character and Morality in Entertainment Awards for Love's Enduring Promise (2004) (TV), joint with Cindy Kelley (screenwriter), Michael Landon, Jr. (Film director/screenwriter), Robert Halmi, Jr. (executive producer), Lincoln Lageson (executive producer), Larry Levinson (executive producer), William Spencer Reilly (executive producer), Janette Oke (biographer of innovative book), Mackenzie Astin (actor), Dale Midriff (actor), Logan Bartholomew (actor), and Katherine Heigl (actress).
And in the year of 2006 January achieved Bronze Wrangler at the Western Heritage Awards for Exceptional Theatrical Motion Picture for The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005), joint with Pierre-Ange Le Pogam (Film producer), Luc Besson (Film producer), Michael Fitzgerald (Film producer), Tommy Lee Jones (Film producer/actor), Levon Helm (actor), Julio Cedillo (actor), Dwight Yoakum (actor), Barry Pepper (actor), Guillermo Arriaga (Film writer), Vanessa Bauche (actress) and Melissa Leo (actress).
And in the year of 2008 January was selected for Actor award at the Screen Actors Guild Awards/14th Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for Mad Men (2007), joined with Robert Morse, Maggie Siff, Elisabeth Moss, John Slattery, Aaron Staton, Bryan Batt, Michael Gladis, Christina Hendricks, Vincent Kartheiser, Vincent Kartheiser, Rich Sommer and Anne Dudek.