- He was nominated for a Scream Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work on Captain America: The First Avenger.
- Tommy Lee Jones is one of the actors to portray characters for both Marvel Studios and DC Entertainment. He portrayed Two-Face in Batman Forever.
- Tommy Lee Jones also portrayed Agent K in the comic book film adaptation Men in Black and its two sequels, Men in Black II and Men in Black 3 (the latter of which also starred Josh Brolin as a younger version of the character).
- Tommy Lee Jones previously worked with Samuel L. Jackson in Rules of Engagement and The Sunset Limited
- Tommy Lee Jones is one of the few actors in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to have won an Academy Award. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor at the 66th Academy Awards for his performance as U.S. Marshal Samuel Gerard in The Fugitive.