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Samuel L. Jackson

Actor / Film Producer / Character Actor | * 12/21/1948 (71) | Washington, D.C., USA
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Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and producer. Widely regarded as one of the most popular actors of his generation, the films in which he has appeared have collectively grossed over $27 billion worldwide, making him the highest-grossing actor of all time (when cameo appearances are excluded). He rose to fame with films such as Coming to America (1988), GoodFellas (1990), Patriot Games (1992), Juice (1992), Menace II Society (1993), True Romance (1993), and Jurassic Park (1993), and Fresh (1994). Jackson has especially been noted for his roles in the Spike Lee films ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Samuel L. Jackson

British Academy of Film and Television Arts Silver Bear Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

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Movies with Samuel L. Jackson as Actor(204)

as Moody2021 The Asset
as Darius Kincaid2021 The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard
as Jimbo2021 Blazing Samurai
as Joe Morris2020 The Banker
as Takoda2020 The Last Full Measure
as (rumored)2020 The Sinister Six
as Mace Windu (voice)2019 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
as Himself - Actor2019 QT8: The First Eight
as John Shaft2019 Shaft
as Nick Fury2019 Captain Marvel
as Elijah Price / Mr. Glass2019 Glass
as Nick Fury2019 Avengers: Endgame
as Nick Fury2019 Spider-Man: Far from Home
as Nick Fury (uncredited)2018 Avengers: Infinity War
as himself2018 Quincy
as Lucius Best / Frozone (voice)2018 Incredibles 2
as himself2018 Life Itself
as Lieutenant Colonel Preston Packard2017 Kong: Skull Island
as Agent Augustus Gibbons2017 xXx: Return of Xander Cage
as Darius Kincaid2017 The Hitman's Bodyguard
as The Salesman2017 Unicorn Store
as Narrator (voice)2017 I Am Not Your Negro
as Narration (voice)2017 I Am Not Your Negro
as George Washington Williams2016 The Legend of Tarzan
as himself2016 Eating You Alive
as Thomas 'Tom' McCourt2016 Cell
as Dolmedes2015 Chi-Raq
as Nick Fury2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron
as Major Marquis Warren2015 The Hateful Eight
as Hardman2015 Barely Lethal
as himself2014 On the Front Line
as himself2014 Face of Unity
as Pat Novak2014 RoboCop
as himself2014 The Boomer List
as Richmond Valentine2014 Kingsman: The Secret Service
as President William Alan Moore2014 Big Game
as Lieutenant Karl Aker2014 Kite
as Clinton Davis2014 Reasonable Doubt
as Chaney2013 Oldboy
as Whiplash (voice)2013 Turbo
as Richie2012 Meeting Evil
as Tendai (voice)2012 Zambezia
as Foley2012 The Samaritan
as Nick Fury2012 The Avengers
as Stephen2012 Django Unchained
as himself2012 Wake the Fuck Up
as Black2011 The Sunset Limited
as Logan2011 Arena
as Nick Fury (uncredited)2011 Thor
as Narrator (voice)2011 African Cats
as Nick Fury2010 Iron Man 2
as Henry Harold 'H' Humphries2010 Unthinkable
as P.K. Highsmith2010 The Other Guys
as himself2009 The Face Is Familiar
as Afro Samurai / Ninja Ninja2009 Afro Samurai: Resurrection
as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)2009 Inglourious Basterds
as Paul2009 Mother and Child
as Zog (voice)2009 Astro Boy
as himself2008 Crítico
as Paul Malcolm2008 Gospel Hill
as Mace Windu (voice)2008 Star Wars: The Clone Wars
as Nick Fury (uncredited)2008 Iron Man
as Nick Fury2008 Iron Man
as Roland2008 Jumper
as Louis Hinds2008 Soul Men
as Octopuss2008 The Spirit
as Abel Turner2008 Lakeview Terrace
as Tom Cutler2007 Cleaner
as Gerald Olin2007 1408
as Afro Samurai2007 Afro Samurai
as Narrator (voice)2007 Farce of the Penguins
as William Marsh2006 Home of the Brave
as Lazarus2006 Black Snake Moan
as Narrator2006 Honor Deferred
as Lorenzo Council2006 Freedomland
as Neville Flynn2006 Snakes on a Plane
as Ken Carter2005 Coach Carter
as Agent Augustus Gibbons2005 xXx: State of the Union
as Derrick Vann2005 The Man
as 'Real' Frozone2005 Mr. Incredible and Pals
as Rufus2004 Kill Bill: Vol. 2
as John Mills2004 Twisted
as Lucius Best / Frozone (voice)2004 The Incredibles
as Langston Whitfield2004 Country of My Skull
as Sgt. Dan 'Hondo' Harrelson2003 S.W.A.T.
as West2003 Basic
as Jack Friar2002 No Good Deed
as Doyle Gipson2002 Changing Lanes
as himself2002 BaadAsssss Cinema
as Agent Augustus Gibbons2002 xXx
as Himself (archive footage)2002 Pulp Fiction: The Facts
as Elmo McElroy2001 The 51st State
as John Shaft2000 Shaft
as Willie Nutter2000 Any Given Wednesday
as Col. Terry L. Childers2000 Rules of Engagement
as Elijah Price2000 Unbreakable
as himself1999 Forever Hollywood
as Turner (voice)1999 Our Friend, Martin
as Russell Franklin1999 Deep Blue Sea
as Charles Morritz (Montréal)1998 The Red Violin
as Dr. Harry Adams1998 Sphere
as Lt. Danny Roman1998 The Negotiator
as Hejira Henry (uncredited)1998 Out of Sight
as Louis Batiste1997 Eve's Bayou
as Ordell Robbie1997 Jackie Brown
as Trevor Garfield1997 One Eight Seven
as Rev. Fred Sultan1996 The Great White Hype
as Mitch Henessey1996 The Long Kiss Goodnight
as Jimmy1996 Hard Eight
as Wendell1996 Trees Lounge
as Carl Lee Hailey1996 A Time to Kill
as Zeus Carver1995 Die Hard: With a Vengeance
as Kadar Lewis1995 Losing Isaiah
as Rumbo (voice)1995 Fluke
as Calvin Hart1995 Kiss of Death
as Jamaal1994 Against the Wall
as Mailman1994 Hail Caesar
as Sam1994 Fresh
as Jules Winnfield1994 Pulp Fiction
as Dale Deveaux1994 The New Age
as Big Don1993 True Romance
as Tat Lawson1993 Menace II Society
as Arnold1993 Jurassic Park
as Andrew Sterling1993 Amos & Andrew
as Mr. Simpson1992 Jumpin' at the Boneyard
as Lt. Cmdr. Robby Jackson1992 Patriot Games
as Greg Meeker1992 White Sands
as Trip1992 Juice
as Marshall1992 Fathers & Sons
as Monroe1991 Strictly Business
as B-Bop1991 Johnny Suede
as Gator Purify1991 Jungle Fever
as Minister Garth1990 Def by Temptation
as Taxi Dispatcher (Mickey)1990 Betsy's Wedding
as Madlock1990 Mo' Better Blues
as Ulysses1990 A Shock to the System
as Stacks Edwards1990 GoodFellas
as Nate Cabot1990 The Return of Superfly
as Dream Blind Man1990 The Exorcist III
as Black Guy1989 Sea of Love
as Calvin Fredricks1989 Dead Man Out
as Mister Señor Love Daddy1989 Do the Right Thing
as Leeds1988 School Daze
as Robber1988 Coming to America
as Bum1987 Magic Sticks
as Eddie's Uncle1987 Eddie Murphy Raw
as George1987 Uncle Tom's Cabin
as Gang Member 21981 Ragtime
as Extra (uncredited)1980 The Exterminator
as Johnson Whittaker1978 The Trial of the Moke
as Stan1972 Together for Days

TV Shows/Series with Samuel L. Jackson as Actor(36)

Movies with Samuel L. Jackson as Crew(3)

Production/Executive Producer2020 The Banker
Production/Executive Producer2012 The Samaritan
Production/Producer1997 Eve's Bayou

Additional Information

Full Name: Samuel Leroy Jackson
Born: Tuesday, 12/21 1948 (December) in Washington, D.C. (current age: 71 years + 349 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Morehouse College
Net worth estimate: 150,000,000 USD
Spouses (current/former): LaTanya Richardson
Other names for Samuel L. Jackson (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Sam Jackson"
"Samuel Leroy Jackson"
"Samuel Jackson"
"Сэмюэл Л. Джексон"
"ซามูเอล แอล. แจ็กสัน"
"サミュエル・L・ジャクソン"
"새뮤얼 L. 잭슨"
"森姆·積遜"
"صامويل جاكسون"
"사무엘 L. 잭슨"
"Σάμιουελ Λ. Τζάκσον"
"Σάμιουελ Λιρόι Τζάκσον"
Samuel L. Jackson frequently works together with these people:
Quentin Tarantino (37x, Crew)
Andy Samberg (35x, Actor)
Stan Lee (34x, Crew)
Spike Lee (26x, Crew)
Bill Hader (25x, Actor)
George Lucas (19x, Crew)
Tom Hanks (19x, Actor)
Martin Short (18x, Actor)
Ben Stiller (17x, Actor)
Jon Favreau (17x, Actor)
Allan A. Apone (17x, Crew)
Kevin Feige (16x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:215, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 12/01/2020