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Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American film and television actor and film producer. After Jackson became involved with the Civil Rights Movement, he moved on to acting in theater at Morehouse College, and then films. He had several small roles such as in the film Goodfellas, Def by Temptation, before meeting his mentor, Morgan Freeman, and the director Spike Lee. After gaining critical acclaim for his role in Jungle Fever in 1991, he appeared in films such as Patriot Games, Amos & Andrew, True Romance and Jurassic Park. In 1994 he was cast as Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction, and his performance received several award nominations and critical acclaim. Jackson has since appeared in over 100 films including Die Hard with a Vengeance, The 51st State, Jackie Brown, Unbreakable, The Incredibles, Black Snake Moan, Shaft, Snakes on a Plane, as well as the Star Wars prequel trilogy and small roles in Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill Vol. 2 and Inglourious Basterds. He played Nick Fury in Iron Man and Iron Man 2, Thor, the first two of a nine-film commitment as the character for the Marvel Cinematic Universe franchise. Jackson's many roles have made him one of the highest grossing actors at the box office. Jackson has won multiple awards throughout his career and has been portrayed in various forms of media including films, television series, and songs. In 1980, Jackson married LaTanya Richardson, with whom he has one daughter, Zoe. Description above from the Wikipedia article Samuel L. Jackson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Dec 21, 1948 In Washington - District of Columbia - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
163
First Appeared:
In the series Oscar (The Academy Awards) 1929-05-16
Latest Project:
Movie Los Vengadores: Infinity War 2018-04-25
Known For
Poster of Black Snake Moan
Poster of El jefe
Poster of The New Age
Filmography
Movie Los Vengadores: Infinity War Nick Fury 2018-04-25
Movie La leyenda de Tarzán George Washington Williams 2016-06-29
Movie Cell Tom McCourt 2016-07-06
Movie El hogar de Miss Peregrine para niños peculiares Barron 2016-09-28
Movie Kingsman: Servicio secreto Valentine 2015-01-24
Movie Vengadores: La era de Ultrón Nick Fury 2015-04-22
Movie Barely Lethal Hardman 2015-04-30
Movie Los odiosos ocho Major Marquis Warren 2015-12-25
Movie RoboCop Pat Novak 2014-01-30
Movie Duda razonable Clinton Davis 2014-01-17
Movie Marvel: Construyendo un Universo Himself 2014-03-18
Movie Kite Lieutenant Karl Aker 2014-06-13
Movie Caza Mayor President William Alan Moore 2014-09-05
Movie On the Front Line Nick Fury 2014-09-09
Movie Capitán América: El soldado de invierno Nick Fury 2014-03-20
Movie Turbo Whiplash (voice) 2013-07-11
Series Marvel's Agentes de S.H.I.E.L.D. Nick Fury 2013-09-24
Movie Old boy Chaney 2013-11-14
Movie Los Vengadores Nick Fury 2012-04-25
Movie Furia (The Samaritan) Foley 2012-03-02
Movie I Ain't Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac Himself 2012-02-19
Movie Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase One: Avengers Assembled Nick Fury 2012-04-30
Movie Zambezia Tendai 2012-06-05
Movie Conociendo el mal Richie 2012-05-03
Movie Eddie Murphy: One Night Only Himself 2012-11-14
Movie Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey Fear (voice) 2012-12-02
Movie Django desencadenado Stephen 2012-12-25
Movie Grandes felinos africanos: el reino del coraje Narrator (voice) 2011-04-22
Movie Al borde del suicidio Black 2011-02-12
Movie Capitán América: El primer vengador Nick Fury 2011-07-22
Movie Thor Nick Fury 2011-04-21
Series Prohibition 2011-10-02
Movie Combate mortal Logan 2011-10-11
Movie Young Jeezy: A Hustlerz Ambition Narrator 2011-12-18
Movie Prohibition Himself 2011-10-02
Movie Iron Man 2 Nick Fury 2010-04-28
Movie In the Land of the Free... Narrator 2010-03-26
Movie Amenazados Henry Harold 'H' Humphries 2010-06-14
Movie With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story Himself 2010-07-24
Movie Los otros dos P.K. Highsmith 2010-08-06
Movie Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible himself 2010-11-14
Movie The Face Is Familiar 2009-06-08
Series Alan Carr: Chatty Man Unknown 2009-06-14
Movie Afro Samurai: Resurrection Afro Samurai / Ninja Ninja 2009-01-25
Movie Madres & hijas Paul 2009-11-07
Movie Astro Boy Zog (voice) 2009-10-15
Movie Malditos bastardos Narrator (uncredited / voice) 2009-08-18
Movie Iron Man Nick Fury 2008-04-30
Movie Gospel Hill Paul Malcolm 2008-02-09
Movie Star Wars: Las guerras clon Mace Windu (voice) 2008-08-05
Movie Jumper Roland 2008-02-10
Movie Protegidos por su enemigo Abel Turner 2008-09-19
Movie Soul Men Louis Hinds 2008-11-07
Movie The Spirit Octopuss 2008-12-25
Series Afro Samurai Ninja Ninja 2007-01-04
Movie Afro Samurai Afro Samurai 2007-01-04
Movie 1408 Gerald Olin 2007-07-12
Movie El último asalto Champ 2007-06-14
Movie Cleaner Tom Cutler 2007-09-11
Movie Serpientes en el avión Neville Flynn 2006-08-06
Movie El color del crimen Lorenzo Council 2006-02-17
Series The Henry Rollins Show Unknown 2006-04-01
Movie Regreso al infierno William Marsh 2006-12-15
Movie Black Snake Moan Lazarus 2006-12-08
Movie Farce of the Penguins Narrator (voice) 2006-12-01
Movie xXx 2: Estado de emergencia Agent Augustus Gibbons 2005-04-27
Movie Entrenador Carter Ken Carter 2005-01-14
Movie La guerra de las galaxias. Episodio III: La venganza de los Sith Mace Windu 2005-05-17
Movie The Harlem Globetrotters: The Team That Changed the World Himself 2005-02-23
Movie Mr. Incredible and Pals 'Real' Frozone 2005-03-15
Series Extras Unknown 2005-07-21
Series Iconoclasts Unknown 2005-11-17
Series The Boondocks Unknown 2005-11-06
Movie El jefe Derrick Vann 2005-09-08
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Movie Giro inesperado John Mills 2004-02-27
Movie Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson Voice 2004-01-01
Movie Kill Bill. Volume 2 Rufus 2004-04-16
Movie Un país en África Langston Whitfield 2004-05-04
Movie Cómo ser John Travolta Himself 2004-04-22
Movie Los increíbles Lucius Best / Frozone (voice) 2004-11-04
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie Basic West 2003-04-18
Movie Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair Rufus 2003-10-10
Movie S.W.A.T.: Los hombres de Harrelson Sgt. Dan 'Hondo' Harrelson 2003-08-08
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Al límite de la verdad Doyle Gipson 2002-04-07
Movie BaadAsssss Cinema Himself 2002-01-01
Movie Sin motivo aparente Jack Friar 2002-06-28
Movie xXx Agent Gibbons 2002-08-09
Movie La guerra de las galaxias. Episodio II: El ataque de los clones Mace Windu 2002-05-15
Movie Muerte de un ángel Romulus 2001-01-19
Movie Negocios sucios Elmo McElroy 2001-12-07
Movie Reglas de compromiso Col. Terry L. Childers 2000-04-07
Movie Shaft: The Return John Shaft 2000-06-15
Movie El protegido Elijah Price 2000-11-13
Movie Our Friend, Martin Turner (voice) 1999-01-12
Movie La guerra de las galaxias. Episodio I: La amenaza fantasma Mace Windu 1999-05-19
Movie Deep Blue Sea Russell Franklin 1999-07-27
Movie From Star Wars to Star Wars: The Story of Industrial Light & Magic Narrator, Host 1999-06-15
Movie Esfera Dr. Harry Adams 1998-02-13
Movie Negociador Lt. Danny Roman 1998-07-29
Movie Un romance muy peligroso Hejira Henry 1998-06-26
Series TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie El violín rojo Charles Morritz (Montréal) 1998-09-10
Movie 187, muchas mentes peligrosas Trevor Garfield 1997-07-29
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Eve's Bayou Louis Batiste 1997-09-07
Movie Jackie Brown Ordell Robbie 1997-12-24
Movie Sidney (Hard Eight) Jimmy 1996-02-28
Series Las noticias de Jon Stewart Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie The Great White Hype Rev. Fred Sultan 1996-05-03
Movie Tiempo de matar Carl Lee Hailey 1996-07-24
Movie Memoria letal Mitch Henessey 1996-10-11
Movie Trees Lounge (Una última copa) Wendell 1996-10-11
Movie El sabor de la muerte Calvin Hart 1995-04-21
Movie Instinto maternal Kadar Lewis 1995-03-17
Movie Jungla de cristal: La venganza Zeus Carver 1995-05-15
Movie Mi amigo Fluke Rumbo (voice) 1995-06-02
Series The Frank Skinner Show Unknown 1995-09-10
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Hail Caesar Mailman 1994-05-11
Movie Against the Wall Jamaal 1994-01-01
Movie Asalto en West Point: el consejo de guerra a Johnson Whittaker Richard Greener 1994-02-26
Movie Fresh Sam 1994-08-24
Movie The New Age Dale Deveaux 1994-09-14
Movie The Search for One-eye Jimmy Col. Ron 1994-11-14
Movie Pulp Fiction Jules Winfield 1994-10-14
Movie ¡Atrapen al ladrón! ¿Al Blanco o al Negro? Andrew Sterling 1993-03-05
Movie Con el arma a punto Sgt. Wes Luger 1993-02-04
Movie Menace II Society Tat Lawson 1993-05-26
Movie Parque Jurásico Ray Arnold 1993-06-08
Movie Amor a quemarropa Big Don 1993-09-09
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Fathers & Sons Marshall 1992-01-01
Movie Jumpin' at the Boneyard Mr. Simpson 1992-01-01
Movie Juice Trip 1992-01-17
Movie Juego de patriotas Lt. Cmdr. Robby Jackson 1992-06-04
Movie Arenas Blancas Greg Meeker 1992-04-24
Series Ghostwriter Reggie Jenkins 1992-10-03
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Fiebre salvaje Gator Purify 1991-06-07
Movie Simplemente negocios Monroe 1991-11-08
Movie Ejecutivo ejecutor Ulysses 1990-03-23
Movie Tentación diabólica Minister Garth 1990-03-23
Movie Mo' Better Blues Madlock 1990-08-03
Movie The Return of Superfly Nate Cabot 1990-11-09
Movie El exorcista III Dream Blind Man 1990-08-17
Series La ley y el orden Unknown 1990-10-30
Movie Uno de los nuestros Stacks Edwards 1990-09-12
Movie Haz lo que debas Mister Señor Love Daddy 1989-06-30
Movie Melodía de seducción Black Guy 1989-09-15
Movie Aulas turbulentas Leeds 1988-02-12
Movie El príncipe de Zamunda Robber 1988-06-28
Movie Eddie Murphy Raw Eddie's Uncle (sketch) 1987-11-25
Series Spenser: For Hire Unknown 1985-09-20
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Ragtime Gang Member 2 1981-11-20
Movie The Displaced Person Sulk 1977-04-12
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Series Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1944-01-20
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Unknown 1929-05-16