January Kristen Jones was born in Brookings, South Dakota in 1978. Named for a character in Jacqueline Susann's Once Is Not Enough, she has shown her ability to portray powerful characters in numerous TV and movie roles since 1999 including iconic roles in Mad Men and American Wedding.
January has appeared in several films receiving critical acclaim alongside some of Hollywood's brightest stars. She has been seen in American Wedding, Anger Management, We Are Marshall and Love Actually. Most recently she stars as Betty Draper on the AMC hit Mad Men and plays Emma Frost in X-Men: First Class. January has also graced plenty of magazine covers in her time including: Maxim's Hot 100 Women of 2002, 'The Hot Issue' of British GQ and American GQ, where she is often featured. Adding to her repertoire, the gorgeous starlet has even hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live.
Known for a style that is contemporary with a classic twist, January is often seen on the red carpet in long flowing gowns with risqué flair. Her style is one that attracts the attention of critics everywhere for its bold statement as much as its homage to times bygone. Wherever she goes January is sure to turn heads. She commands attention and with looks like hers, she usually gets it. As a Hollywood mainstay and up-and-coming star, January's career is just getting started!
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