Rashida Jones

Full Name: Rashida Leah Jones

Conference: DUTCHESS Conference, 15th seed

Status: Eliminated by Evangeline Lilly in Round 4!


Birthday: Feb. 25, 1976 (age 37) | Height: 5’4″

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Twitter: @iamrashidajones | Facebook page

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Rashida Jones is an actress who is currently performing in the NBC comedy Parks & Recreation. Prior to Parks, she played in another mock-umentery television series, The Office, but her first major recognizable television roll was as a secretary on Boston Public. She recently has appeared on the big screen in The Social Network and The Muppets.

Rashida is the daughter of composer Quincy Jones and actress Peggy Lipton. She considers herself a big time nerd and bookworm and was classically trained on the piano. She also sings and sang on a tribute song for Tupac Shakur who was engaged to her sister, Kidada. She attended Harvard University and graduated in 1997 and originally planned on becoming a lawyer but later became disillusioned with law after the O.J. Simpson trial.

Check out her interview with David Letterman!

Rashida Jones as Ann Perkins on NBC’s Parks & Recreation