Biography - Samuel L. Jackson

A biography of Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson Biography

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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How old is Samuel L. Jackson?

Samuel L. Jackson was born on 21 December 1948 and is 70 years old.

Where was Samuel L. Jackson born?

Samuel L. Jackson was born in Washington, D.C., USA.

How many movies has Samuel L. Jackson been in?

Samuel L. Jackson has been in 182 movies .

How many TV Shows has Samuel L. Jackson been in?

Samuel L. Jackson has been in 32 tv shows .

How many movies has Samuel L. Jackson produced?

Samuel L. Jackson has produced 2 movies .

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