OFFERINGS (0) BIO NEWS login

peanut gallerysilence 🔈🔊

  • mob
  • audience
Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and film producer. He achieved prominence and critical acclaim in the early 1990s with films such as Jungle Fever (1991), Patriot Games (1992), Amos & Andrew (1993), True Romance (1993), Jurassic Park (1993) and his collaborations with director Quentin Tarantino including Pulp Fiction (1994), Jackie Brown (1997), Django Unchained (2012), and The Hateful Eight (2015). He is a highly prolific actor, having appeared in over 100 films, including Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995), Unbreakable (2000), Shaft (2000), The 51st State (2001), Black Snake Moan (2006), Snakes on a Plane (2006), and the Star Wars prequel trilogy (1999–2005), as well as the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

With Jackson's permission, his likeness was used for the Ultimate version of the Marvel Comics character Nick Fury. He later cameoed as the character in a post-credits scene from Iron Man (2008), and went on to sign a nine-film commitment to reprise this role in future films, including major roles in Iron Man 2 (2010), The Avengers (2012), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) and Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) and minor roles in Thor (2011) and Captain America: The First Avenger (2011). He has also portrayed the character in the second and final episodes of the first season of the TV show Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D..

He has provided his voice to several animated films, television series and video games, including the roles of Lucius Best / Frozone in Pixar Animation Studios' film The Incredibles (2004), Mace Windu in Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008), Afro Samurai in the anime television series Afro Samurai (2007), and Frank Tenpenny in the video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004).

Jackson has achieved critical and commercial acclaim, surpassing Frank Welker as the actor with the highest-grossing film total of all time in October 2011, and he has received numerous accolades and awards. He is married to LaTanya Richardson, with whom he has a daughter, Zoe. Samuel L. Jackson is ranked as the highest all-time box office star with over $4.9 billion total box office gross, an average of $69.1 million per film.

SOURCE: Wikipedia

Dick Gregory Dead at 84

People (magazine) • August 20th, 2017

Samuel L. Jackson, Jessie T. Usher to Star in

Variety (magazine) • August 19th, 2017

Channing Tatum vs. Ryan Reynolds At Box Office;

Variety (magazine) • August 19th, 2017

[Watch]

Variety (magazine) • August 18th, 2017

Samuel L. Jackson Beats James Corden in Rap Battle

People (magazine) • August 15th, 2017

Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson Are Dying to Work with

People (magazine) • August 11th, 2017

The Samuel L. Jackson Method

The New York Times • August 3rd, 2017

Thandie Newton: There Aren

Variety (magazine) • March 20th, 2017

Samuel L. Jackson said black Brits shouldn

The Washington Post • March 14th, 2017

The New Yorker • March 9th, 2017

Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Jeff Bridges Read Mean Tweets

People (magazine) • February 27th, 2017