Doug is youngest of four brothers and grew up in the Northeast side of Indianapolis, Indiana. He attended Bishop Chatard High School, and afterwards headed off to Ball State University. He graduated in 1982 with a Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications and a minor in Theatre.
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Although he appeared as Abe Sapien in the Hellboy films, his voice was dubbed by Frasier actor David Hyde Pierce.
The only American member of the cast of Pan's Labyrinth, Jones had to learn all of his dialogue in Spanish, although he did not speak the language, as well as the lines of the character Ofelia so he was ready with his next line.
He will appear in the new "Fantastic Four 2: The Rise of the Silver Surfer" He makes his debut as Norrin Radd/Silver Surfer.
Doug Jones' bio on IMDb.com is listed as "Doug Jones (I)"
Doug is married and lives with his wife in California.
He has double-joined legs.
He was 'Abe Sapien' in 2004's "Hellboy."
To create Abe's graceful and liquid movements in the film "Hellboy," he watched his pet fish in his office.
His makeup in "Hellboy" took at least six hours.
He learned mime at school and at university. He also joining a troupe and doing the whole white-face thing. He worked as a contortionist.