Samuel L. Jackson
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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 the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Iron Man (2008) Iron Man 2 (2010), Thor (2011), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), The Avengers (2012), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Captain Marvel (2019), Avengers: Endgame (2019), and Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019). 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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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 the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Iron Man (2008) Iron Man 2 (2010), Thor (2011), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), The Avengers (2012), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Captain Marvel (2019), Avengers: Endgame (2019), and Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019). 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.
Known For
The Graham Norton Show
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
The Oscars
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Law & Order
Saturday Night Live
Real Time with Bill Maher
LIVE with Kelly and Ryan
The Movies That Made Us
What If...?
Carpool Karaoke: The Series
Marvel Studios Legends
Marvel Studios Legends
Marvel Studios Legends
Marvel Studios Legends
Marvel Studios Legends
Marvel Studios Legends
Extras
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
What If...?
WWE Raw
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
HBO First Look
Marvel Studios Legends
Iron Man
Obi-Wan Kenobi
Avengers: Infinity War
Inglourious Basterds
2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Avengers: Endgame
Thor
GoodFellas
Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair
WandaVision
We Are One With President-Elect Barack Obama
Marvel Studios' 2021 Disney+ Day Special
The Oscars
Finding Your Roots
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Spider-Man: All Roads Lead to No Way Home
Do the Right Thing
The Journey of the African-American Athlete
Captain America: The First Avenger
Quincy
What If...?
Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Coming to America
Return to Jurassic Park
Jurassic Park
xXx: Return of Xander Cage
Astro Boy
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Kill Bill: Vol. 2
Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe
The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd
Avengers: Age of Ultron
The Avengers
Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania
R2-D2: Beneath the Dome
The Other Guys
Iron Man 2
The Incredibles
The Infinity Saga
Django Unchained
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Deep Blue Sea
The War
Chi-Raq
Amend: The Fight for America
Incredibles 2
The Marvels
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
xXx
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Jumper
Glass
Sphere
Captain America: New World Order
The Legend of Tarzan
Die Hard: With a Vengeance
Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard
The Boondocks
Jackie Brown
The Banker
The Protégé
Unicorn Store
The Hitman's Bodyguard
Kong: Skull Island
Spider-Man: Far from Home
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Pulp Fiction
Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker
Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank
Kingsman: The Secret Service
Unbreakable
Mr. Incredible and Pals
Captain Marvel
xXx: State of the Union
Spiral: From the Book of Saw
The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey
Secret Invasion
Coach Carter
Afro Samurai
Today
S.W.A.T.
The Hateful Eight
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