Angus T. Jones was born in Austin, Texas to Kelly Charles Jones and Carey Lynn Claypool. He began his career at age 4 with television commercials. His first movie was the French movie Simpatico where he played a small part. His breakthrough hit however occurred when he was cast as James in the hit movie See Spot Run alongside David Arquette.
After See Spot Run, he began to move more into TV and started this with guest appearances in Dinner With Friends, ER, Audreys Rain and The Christmas Blessing
In 2002, he appeared in another movie, this time the hit, The Rookie. In 2003 he was cast as Georgey in Bringing Down the House and George Jr in George of the Jungle 2.
In 2003 he was cast as Jake Harper in the CBS comedy Two and a Half Men alongside Charlie Sheen and Jon Cryer. Now in its fourth season, Two and a Half Men continues to be a satisfying watch for many viewers.
He currently lives in Los Angeles with his parents, baby brother, dog, cat and bird.