Image of Samuel L. Jackson

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.


Read bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Born:
Dec 21, 1948 In Washington - District of Columbia - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
179
First Appeared:
In the movie Nick Fury
Latest Project:
Movie Εκδικητές: Infinity War - Μερος II 2019-04-25
Known For
Poster of Circus Halligalli
Poster of Iconoclasts
Poster of The Boondocks
Poster of Spenser: For Hire
Filmography
Movie Εκδικητές: Infinity War - Μερος II Director Nick Fury 2019-04-25
Movie Εκδικητές: Infinity War - Μερος I Nick Fury 2018-04-25
Movie xXx: Επανεκκίνηση Agent Augustus Eugene Gibbons 2017-01-17
Movie Κονγκ: Η Νήσος Του Κρανίου Lieutenant Colonel Packard 2017-03-08
Movie The Blob 2016-01-01
Movie Ο Θρύλος Του Ταρζάν George Washington Williams 2016-06-29
Movie Cell Thomas "Tom" McCourt 2016-07-06
Movie Μις Πέρεγκριν: Στέγη Για Ασυνήθιστα Παιδιά Barron 2016-09-28
Movie Εκδικητές: Η Εποχή Του Ultron Nick Fury 2015-04-22
Movie Kingsman: Η Μυστική Υπηρεσία Richmond Valentine 2015-01-24
Movie Μυστική Πράκτορας Hardman 2015-04-30
Movie Οι Μισητοί Οκτώ Major Marquis Warren 2015-12-25
Movie Chi-Raq Dolmedes 2015-12-04
Movie Star Wars: Evolution of the Lightsaber Duel Himself 2015-12-15
Movie RoboCop Pat Novak 2014-01-30
Movie Βάσιμη Αμφιβολία Clinton Davis 2014-01-17
Movie Captain America 2: Ο Στρατιώτης Του Χειμώνα Nick Fury 2014-03-20
Movie Face of Unity Himself 2014-01-01
Movie Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe Himself 2014-03-18
Movie American Masters: The Boomer List 2014-09-24
Movie On the Front Line Himself 2014-09-09
Movie Big Game President William Alan Moore 2014-09-05
Movie Kite Lieutenant Karl Aker 2014-06-13
Series Circus Halligalli Unknown 2013-02-25
Movie Τούρμπο Whiplash (voice) 2013-07-11
Movie Everything Is Samuel L. Jackson's Fault Himself 2013-09-17
Series Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Nick Fury 2013-09-24
Movie Oldboy Chaney 2013-11-14
Movie Οι Εκδικητές Nick Fury 2012-04-25
Movie The Samaritan Foley 2012-03-02
Movie I Ain't Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac Himself 2012-02-19
Movie Meeting Evil Richie 2012-05-03
Movie Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey Fear (voice) 2012-12-02
Movie Ζαμπίζια: Πουλιά Στον Αέρα Tendai 2012-06-05
Movie Django, Ο Τιμωρός Stephen 2012-12-25
Movie Eddie Murphy: One Night Only Himself 2012-11-14
Movie Wake the Fuck Up Himself 2012-09-27
Movie African Cats Narrator (voice) 2011-04-22
Movie Captain America: Ο Πρώτος Εκδικητής Nick Fury 2011-07-22
Movie The Sunset Limited Black 2011-02-12
Movie Thor Nick Fury 2011-04-21
Series Prohibition 2011-10-02
Movie Arena Logan 2011-10-11
Movie Young Jeezy: A Hustlerz Ambition Narrator 2011-12-18
Movie Prohibition Reader (voice) 2011-10-02
Movie Αδιανόητες Πράξεις Henry Harold 'H' Humphries 2010-06-14
Movie In the Land of the Free... Narrator 2010-03-26
Movie With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story Himself 2010-07-24
Movie Iron Man 2 Nick Fury 2010-04-28
Movie Μπάτσοι απο τον Πάγκο P.K. Highsmith 2010-08-06
Series Cosmic Quantum Ray 2010-10-10
Movie Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible himself 2010-11-14
Movie The Face Is Familiar 2009-06-08
Movie Afro Samurai: Resurrection Afro Samurai / Ninja Ninja 2009-01-25
Series Alan Carr: Chatty Man Unknown 2009-06-14
Movie Άδωξοι Μπάσταρδη Narrator (uncredited / voice) 2009-08-18
Movie Άστρο Μπόι Zog (voice) 2009-10-15
Movie Μέχρι να Σε Βρω Paul 2009-11-07
Movie Iron Man Nick Fury 2008-04-30
Movie Star Wars: Ο Πόλεμος Των Κλώνων Mace Windu (voice) 2008-08-05
Movie Jumper Roland 2008-02-10
Movie Gospel Hill Paul Malcolm 2008-02-09
Movie Η παρακολούθηση Abel Turner 2008-09-19
Movie The Spirit Octopuss 2008-12-25
Movie Soul Men Louis Hinds 2008-11-07
Series Afro Samurai Ninja Ninja 2007-01-04
Movie Afro Samurai Afro Samurai 2007-01-04
Movie 1408 Gerald Olin 2007-07-12
Movie Resurrecting the Champ Champ 2007-06-14
Movie Cleaner Tom Cutler 2007-09-11
Movie Snakes on a Plane Neville Flynn 2006-08-06
Movie Το Μυστικό του Φρίντομλαντ Lorenzo Council 2006-02-17
Series The Henry Rollins Show Unknown 2006-04-01
Movie Farce of the Penguins Narrator (voice) 2006-12-01
Movie Home of the Brave William Marsh 2006-12-15
Movie Black Snake Moan Lazarus 2006-12-08
Movie xXx: Ο Απόλυτος Πράκτορας 2 Agent Augustus Gibbons 2005-04-27
Movie Mr. Incredible and Pals 'Real' Frozone 2005-03-15
Movie Coach Carter Ken Carter 2005-01-14
Movie Star Wars: Επεισόδιο III - Η Εκδίκηση Των Σιθ Mace Windu 2005-05-17
Movie The Harlem Globetrotters: The Team That Changed the World Himself 2005-02-23
Series Extras Unknown 2005-07-21
Series Iconoclasts Unknown 2005-11-17
Movie Ο Ύποπτος Derrick Vann 2005-09-08
Series The Boondocks Unknown 2005-11-06
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Movie Στη Σκιά του Δολοφόνου John Mills 2004-02-27
Movie Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson Voice 2004-01-01
Movie Kill Bill: Vol. 2 Rufus 2004-04-16
Movie John Travolta: The Inside Story Himself 2004-04-22
Movie Οι Απίθανοι Lucius Best / Frozone (voice) 2004-11-05
Movie Country of My Skull Langston Whitfield 2004-05-04
Movie Βασικός Στόχος West 2003-04-18
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie Επίλεκτη ομάδα κρούσης S.W.A.T. Sgt. Dan 'Hondo' Harrelson 2003-08-08
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Σε Αντίθετο Ρεύμα Doyle Gipson 2002-04-07
Movie BaadAsssss Cinema Himself 2002-01-01
Movie Εγκλήματα Δωματίου Jack Friar 2002-06-28
Movie Star Wars: Επεισόδιο ΙΙ - Η Επίθεση Των Κλώνων Mace Windu 2002-05-15
Movie xXx: Ο Απόλυτος Πράκτορας Agent Augustus Gibbons 2002-08-09
Movie The Caveman's Valentine Romulus 2001-01-19
Movie Ωραία Μέρα για να Πεθάνεις Elmo McElroy 2001-12-07
Movie Ο Άφθαρτος Elijah Price 2000-11-13
Movie Any Given Wednesday Willie Nutter 2000-02-02
Movie Κατάχρηση Εξουσίας Col. Terry L. Childers 2000-04-07
Movie Shaft John Shaft 2000-06-15
Movie Our Friend, Martin Turner (voice) 1999-01-12
Movie Star Wars: Επεισόδιο I - Η Αόρατη Απειλή Mace Windu 1999-05-19
Movie Βαθιά Άγρια Θάλασσα Russell Franklin 1999-07-27
Movie From Star Wars to Star Wars: The Story of Industrial Light & Magic Narrator, Host 1999-06-15
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Η σφαίρα Dr. Harry Adams 1998-02-13
Movie Εκτός Ελέγχου Hejira Henry 1998-06-26
Series TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Οριακές Διαπραγματεύσεις Lt. Danny Roman 1998-07-29
Movie Το Κόκκινο Βιολί Charles Morritz (Montréal) 1998-09-10
Movie One Eight Seven Trevor Garfield 1997-07-29
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Eve's Bayou Louis Batiste 1997-09-07
Movie Τζάκι Μπράουν Ordell Robbie 1997-12-24
Movie Hard Eight Jimmy 1996-02-28
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie The Great White Hype Rev. Fred Sultan 1996-05-03
Movie Η Ετυμηγορία Carl Lee Hailey 1996-07-24
Movie Ένα Σκληρό Φιλί για Καληνύχτα Mitch Henessey 1996-10-11
Movie Trees Lounge Wendell 1996-10-11
Movie Το Φιλί του Θανάτου Calvin Hart 1995-04-21
Movie Losing Isaiah Kadar Lewis 1995-03-17
Movie Πολύ Σκληρός Για Να Πεθάνει: Η Εκδίκηση Zeus Carver 1995-05-19
Movie Fluke Rumbo (voice) 1995-06-02
Series The Frank Skinner Show Unknown 1995-09-10
Movie Hail Caesar Mailman 1994-05-11
Movie Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker Richard Greener 1994-02-26
Movie Against the Wall Jamaal 1994-01-01
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Pulp Fiction Jules Winfield 1994-10-13
Movie Fresh Sam 1994-08-24
Movie The Search for One-eye Jimmy Col. Ron 1994-11-14
Movie The New Age Dale Deveaux 1994-09-14
Movie Amos & Andrew Andrew Sterling 1993-03-05
Movie Το Γεμιστό Όπλο Νο 1 Sgt. Wes Luger 1993-02-04
Movie Menace II Society Tat Lawson 1993-05-26
Movie Jurassic Park Arnold 1993-06-11
Movie Ιλλιγγιώδης Έρωτας 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 Patriot Games Lt. Cmdr. Robby Jackson 1992-06-04
Movie White Sands Greg Meeker 1992-04-24
Series Ghostwriter Reggie Jenkins 1992-10-03
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Jungle Fever Gator Purify 1991-06-07
Movie Strictly Business Monroe 1991-11-08
Movie Mo' Better Blues Madlock 1990-08-03
Movie Def by Temptation Minister Garth 1990-03-23
Movie A Shock to the System Ulysses 1990-03-23
Movie Τα Καλά Παιδιά Stacks Edwards 1990-09-12
Movie Ο Εξορκιστής III Dream Blind Man 1990-08-17
Movie The Return of Superfly Nate Cabot 1990-11-09
Series Νόμος και τάξη Attorney Louis Taggert 1990-09-13
Movie Κάνε το Σωστό Mister Señor Love Daddy 1989-06-30
Movie Το Ερωτικό Αντικείμενο του Εγκλήματος Black Guy 1989-09-15
Movie Ο Πρίγκιπας της Ζαμούντα Robber 1988-06-28
Movie School Daze Leeds 1988-02-12
Movie Uncle Tom's Cabin 1987-06-14
Series The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd Brother Elvis 1987-05-21
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
Movie Together For Days Stan 1972-01-01
Series The Academy Awards Samuel L. Jackson 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Series Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1944-01-20
Movie Nick Fury Nick Fury 0