Vinnie Jones is a former soccer midfielder who played for Wales from 1994 to 1997 and won the FA Cup with Wimbledon in 1988. He then became an actor, appearing in films such as Snatch and Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels.
In 1994, he married Tanya Jones.
Quotes by Vinnie Jones
People say, ‘I love ‘Snatch,’ I love ‘Lock Stock,’ but I want to be more than a movie name. I’d love to be more of a household name.— Vinnie Jones
There’s good action stars. I’m a bad-guy action star. What disappoints me is when you all of a sudden you get a good action star and then he wants to play a comedy with kids, you know? That upsets me, and that’s not being true to your fans.— Vinnie Jones
I like Alaska for the salmon fishing – it’s fantastic there. I usually stay in a log cabin with no one around for miles. I like to go with friends, but I’m also happy to be on my own with nature.— Vinnie Jones
Film is like football – you join a team, get close to one or two people, then never hear from them again. I don’t get emotionally involved. Do one, move on.— Vinnie Jones
To me, England is past its sell-by date. It’s not the country I grew up in.— Vinnie Jones