Cedric Jones is active in the New York City Independent Theatre scene as an actor, playwright, director and producer. His one-act plays Verses (winner of the 2000 Emerald Theatre Best Play Award) and Trouble in Paradise were produced as part of The Tenth Annual Midtown International Theatre Festival.
In 2008, Jones published his first book of poetry, I Wear the Colour Green, a collection of poems written throughout his life. Jones is currently a member of The Academy of American Poets and Point of You Productions of New York.
Jones worked as a model for the legendary Algonquin Hotel's current ad campaign and is featured on their website.