I make movies w/ my friends w/ Cassavetes means, methods, & ambitions. Hopefully people like them as much as we do. I was raised dirt poor Southern Baptist so a lot of times they explore themes of sexuality, class, family disfunction & spirituality.
Cate Jones is an American actress and filmmaker living in Oklahoma City. Born and raised in Lawton, Oklahoma (a city known for high crime, meth, and an Army base) the youngest of 5, she studied drama in high school and competed in national competitions. She left town as soon as she graduated and studied Criminal Justice for two years at UCO but had to drop out to work a second job. She joined the Air Force to pay for college and served traveling for 6 years before signing with a talent agent to act on camera in 2014. In 2019 she lived in Atlanta and studied film and painting at the Savannah College of Art and Design between acting gigs before returning to Oklahoma to make her own Indie Arthouse movies. She currently studies Fine Art Photography at SCAD while making films in her spare time and is represented by Smith Young Talent Agency in ATL & Tabb Talent Agency in OKC. Her style can be described as white trash comic surrealism with an emphasis on performances.
Best Feature Audience Award
Chicken House
deadCenter Film FEstival
Oklahoma City
2022
First Wave Official Selection
Chicken House
Chattanooga Film Festival
Chattanooga
2022
Best Feature 2021
The Devil is a Busy Man
New Filmmakers Los Angeles 2021
Los Angeles, CA
2021
Won Best Feature Film
She's the Eldest
NewFilmmakers LA
Los Angeles
2021
Best Actress
The Devil is a Busy Man
Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Fest
Buffalo, NY
2020
Nominated Jury Award Graveyard Shift
She's the Eldest
Nashville Film Festival
Nashville
2020
Won Outstanding Female Performance, Nominated Outstanding Feature, Outstanding Director, Outstanding Female Performance (x2), Outstanding Male Performance
She's the Eldest
Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Festival
Buffalo
2020
College
Savannah College of Art and Design
Fine Art Photography
2019Present
Birth Date
June 2, 1988
Nickname
Cate Jones
Birth City
Lawton
Current City
OKC
Height
5'9"
Gender
Female
Ethnicity
Caucasian
Eye Color
Blue
Zodiac Sign
Gemini
I make movies w/ my friends w/ Cassavetes means, methods, & ambitions. Hopefully people like them as much as we do. I was raised dirt poor Southern Baptist so a lot of times they explore themes of sexuality, class, family disfunction & spirituality.