For those of you who’ve been wondering when Jill Marie Jones would finally get back to acting, the answer is…NOW.
The popular actress recently signed on to join the cast of Fox’s new series, Sleepy Hollow,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. In her recurring role, Jones will play Cynthia Irving, the ex-wife of Captain Frank Irving and the mother of Macey Irving.
It’s been a long time since we’ve seen her in any acting jobs. While she did appear in an episode of American Horror Story: Asylum earlier this ear, we haven’t seen her regularly since Girlfriends where she appeared in six of the seasons as the infamous Toni Childs. Fans of her work have been hoping that her talents would stop being overlooked and she’d be working again soon.
Sleepy Hollow has been one of the breakout shows of the fall television season and easily one of Fox’s most popular shows. It got a boost from the African-American community who was especially excited to see Nicole Beharie, an African-American actress, as one of its leads. In fact, the show has already been renewed for a second season.
Sleepy Hollow returns to Fox on November 5th and Jill Marie Jones makes her debut as Cynthia Irving on November 25th.
Will you check it out, even if just for Jill?