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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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Dec 21, 1948 in Washington, D.C., USA
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
Primul film:
In series Golden Globe Awards 1944-01-20
Ultimul film:
Film Avengers: Endgame 2019-04-24
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of Turbo
Poster of S.W.A.T.
Poster of Law & Order
Filme in care a jucat
Film Avengers: Endgame Nick Fury 2019-04-24
Film Glass Elijah Price / Mr. Glass 2019-01-16
Film Captain Marvel Nick Fury 2019-03-06
Film Life Itself Himself 2018-09-21
Film Incredibles 2 Lucius Best / Frozone (voice) 2018-06-14
Film Blazing Samurai Jimbo 2018-05-11
Film Avengers: Infinity War Nick Fury 2018-04-25
Film Kingsman: The Golden Circle Richmond Valentine (archive) 2017-09-20
Film Unicorn Store The Salesman 2017-09-11
Film The Words That Built America Himself 2017-07-04
Film Kong: Skull Island Lieutenant Colonel Preston Packard 2017-03-08
Film I Am Not Your Negro Narrator (voice) 2017-02-03
Film xXx: Return of Xander Cage Agent Augustus Gibbons 2017-01-13
Film The Legend of Tarzan George Washington Williams 2016-06-29
Film Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Barron 2016-09-28
Film Cell Thomas "Tom" McCourt 2016-07-06
Film The Hateful Eight Major Marquis Warren 2015-12-25
Film Star Wars: Evolution of the Lightsaber Duel Himself 2015-12-15
Film Chi-Raq Dolmedes 2015-12-04
Film Making of Avengers: Age of Ultron Himself 2015-10-02
Film Kingsman: The Secret Service Revealed Himself 2015-06-08
Film Barely Lethal Hardman 2015-04-30
Film Avengers: Age of Ultron Nick Fury 2015-04-22
Film Kingsman: The Secret Service Richmond Valentine 2015-01-24
Film Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe Himself 2014-03-18
Film Reasonable Doubt Clinton Davis 2014-01-17
Film RoboCop Pat Novak 2014-01-30
Film Big Game President William Alan Moore 2014-09-05
Film Captain America: The Winter Soldier Nick Fury 2014-03-20
Film The Boomer List Himself 2014-09-24
Film On the Front Line Himself 2014-09-09
Film Kite Lieutenant Karl Aker 2014-06-13
Film Oldboy Chaney 2013-11-14
Serial Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Nick Fury 2013-09-24
Film Turbo Whiplash (voice) 2013-07-11
Serial Circus Halligalli Unknown 2013-02-25
Film Meeting Evil Richie 2012-05-03
Film Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen 2012-02-04
Film I Ain't Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac Himself 2012-02-19
Film The Samaritan Foley 2012-03-02
Film The Avengers Nick Fury 2012-04-25
Film Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase One: Avengers Assembled Nick Fury 2012-04-30
Film Building the Dream: Assembling the Avengers Himself 2012-09-25
Film Zambezia Tendai (voice) 2012-06-05
Film The Avengers: A Visual Journey Himself 2012-09-25
Film Eddie Murphy: One Night Only Himself 2012-11-14
Film Quentin Tarantino: 20 Years of Filmmaking Himself 2012-11-20
Film Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey Fear (voice) 2012-12-02
Film Django Unchained Stephen 2012-12-25
Film African Cats Narrator (voice) 2011-04-22
Film The Sunset Limited Black 2011-02-12
Film Thor Nick Fury 2011-04-21
Film Prohibition Reader (voice) 2011-10-02
Film Captain America: The First Avenger Nick Fury 2011-07-22
Film Arena Logan 2011-10-11
Serial Prohibition Reader (voice) 2011-10-02
Film Young Jeezy: A Hustlerz Ambition Narrator 2011-12-18
Film The Other Guys P.K. Highsmith 2010-08-06
Film With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story Himself 2010-07-24
Film Unthinkable Henry Harold 'H' Humphries 2010-06-14
Film Iron Man 2 Nick Fury 2010-04-28
Film In the Land of the Free... Narrator 2010-03-26
Film Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible himself 2010-11-14
Serial Alan Carr: Chatty Man Unknown 2009-06-14
Film Afro Samurai: Resurrection Afro Samurai / Ninja Ninja 2009-01-25
Film The Face Is Familiar Himself 2009-06-08
Film Astro Boy Zog (voice) 2009-10-15
Film Mother and Child Paul 2009-11-07
Film Inglourious Basterds Narrator (voice) 2009-08-18
Film The Spirit Octopuss 2008-12-25
Film Soul Men Louis Hinds 2008-11-07
Film Lakeview Terrace Abel Turner 2008-09-19
Film Star Wars: The Clone Wars Mace Windu (voice) 2008-08-05
Film Iron Man Nick Fury 2008-04-30
Film Jumper Roland 2008-02-13
Film Gospel Hill Paul Malcolm 2008-02-09
Film Afro Samurai Afro Samurai 2007-01-04
Serial Afro Samurai Afro Samurai 2007-01-04
Film Cleaner Tom Cutler 2007-09-11
Film Resurrecting the Champ Champ 2007-06-14
Film Cannes: All Access Himself 2007-10-27
Film 1408 Gerald Olin 2007-07-12
Film Home of the Brave William Marsh 2006-12-15
Film Black Snake Moan Lazarus 2006-12-08
Film Farce of the Penguins Narrator (voice) 2006-12-01
Film Snakes on a Plane Neville Flynn 2006-08-06
Serial The Henry Rollins Show Unknown 2006-04-01
Film Freedomland Lorenzo Council 2006-02-17
Film Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Mace Windu 2005-05-17
Film Coach Carter Ken Carter 2005-01-14
Film The Harlem Globetrotters: The Team That Changed the World Himself 2005-02-23
Film Mr. Incredible and Pals 'Real' Frozone 2005-03-15
Film xXx: State of the Union Agent Augustus Gibbons 2005-04-27
Serial The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Serial Extras Unknown 2005-07-21
Film My Date with Drew Himself 2005-08-05
Film The Man Derrick Vann 2005-09-08
Serial The Boondocks Unknown 2005-11-06
Serial Iconoclasts Unknown 2005-11-17
Film Twisted John Mills 2004-02-27
Film Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson Voice 2004-01-01
Film Country of My Skull Langston Whitfield 2004-02-07
Film The Incredibles Lucius Best / Frozone (voice) 2004-11-05
Film Kill Bill: Vol. 2 Rufus 2004-04-16
Film Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Introduction Officer Tenpenny (Voice) 2004-10-26
Film John Travolta: The Inside Story Himself 2004-04-22
Film Country of My Skull Langston Whitfield 2004-05-04
Film Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair Rufus 2003-10-10
Serial The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Film S.W.A.T. Sgt. Dan 'Hondo' Harrelson 2003-08-08
Film Basic West 2003-04-18
Film Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives 2003-02-10
Serial Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Film BaadAsssss Cinema Himself 2002-01-01
Film Changing Lanes Doyle Gipson 2002-04-07
Film The Art of Action: Martial Arts in the Movies Himself - Narrator 2002-06-01
Film Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Mace Windu 2002-05-15
Film xXx Agent Augustus Gibbons 2002-08-09
Film No Good Deed Jack Friar 2002-06-28
Film The 51st State Elmo McElroy 2001-12-07
Film The Caveman's Valentine Romulus 2001-01-19
Film Unbreakable Elijah Price 2000-11-13
Film Shaft John Shaft 2000-06-15
Film Rules of Engagement Col. Terry L. Childers 2000-04-07
Film The Unauthorized 'Star Wars' Story Himself 1999-01-01
Film Our Friend, Martin Turner (voice) 1999-01-12
Film Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Mace Windu 1999-05-19
Film From Star Wars to Star Wars: The Story of Industrial Light & Magic Narrator, Host 1999-06-15
Film Deep Blue Sea Russell Franklin 1999-07-28
Serial TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Film The Red Violin Charles Morritz (Montréal) 1998-09-10
Film The Negotiator Lt. Danny Roman 1998-07-29
Film Out of Sight Hejira Henry 1998-06-26
Film Sphere Dr. Harry Adams 1998-02-13
Film Jackie Brown Ordell Robbie 1997-12-24
Film Eve's Bayou Louis Batiste 1997-09-07
Serial The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Film One Eight Seven Trevor Garfield 1997-07-29
Film The Great White Hype Rev. Fred Sultan 1996-05-03
Film Hard Eight Jimmy 1996-02-28
Film A Time to Kill Carl Lee Hailey 1996-07-24
Film Trees Lounge Wendell 1996-05-11
Serial The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Film The Long Kiss Goodnight Mitch Henessey 1996-10-11
Serial The Frank Skinner Show Unknown 1995-09-10
Film Fluke Rumbo (voice) 1995-06-02
Film Die Hard: With a Vengeance Zeus Carver 1995-05-19
Film Kiss of Death Calvin Hart 1995-04-21
Film Losing Isaiah Kadar Lewis 1995-03-17
Film Hail Caesar Mailman 1994-05-11
Film Against the Wall Jamaal 1994-01-01
Film Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker Richard Greener 1994-02-26
Film The New Age Dale Deveaux 1994-09-16
Serial Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Film The Search for One-eye Jimmy Col. Ron 1994-11-14
Film Fresh Sam 1994-08-24
Film Pulp Fiction Jules Winfield 1994-09-10
Serial Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Film True Romance Big Don 1993-09-09
Film Jurassic Park Arnold 1993-06-11
Film Menace II Society Tat Lawson 1993-05-26
Film Amos & Andrew Andrew Sterling 1993-03-05
Film National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 Sgt. Wes Luger 1993-02-04
Film Jumpin' at the Boneyard Mr. Simpson 1992-01-01
Film Fathers & Sons Marshall 1992-01-01
Film Juice Trip 1992-01-17
Film White Sands Greg Meeker 1992-04-24
Serial The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Serial Ghostwriter Reggie Jenkins 1992-10-03
Film Patriot Games Lt. Cmdr. Robby Jackson 1992-06-04
Film Strictly Business Monroe 1991-11-08
Film Johnny Suede B-Bop 1991-08-18
Film Jungle Fever Gator Purify 1991-06-07
Film Betsy's Wedding Taxi Dispatcher (Mickey) 1990-06-22
Film A Shock to the System Ulysses 1990-03-23
Film Def by Temptation Minister Garth 1990-03-23
Film GoodFellas Stacks Edwards 1990-09-12
Film Mo' Better Blues Madlock 1990-08-03
Film The Exorcist III Dream Blind Man 1990-08-17
Serial Law & Order Attorney Louis Taggert 1990-09-13
Film The Return of Superfly Nate Cabot 1990-11-09
Film Sea of Love Black Guy 1989-09-15
Film Do the Right Thing Mister Señor Love Daddy 1989-06-14
Film Coming to America Robber 1988-06-29
Film School Daze Leeds 1988-02-12
Serial The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd Brother Elvis 1987-05-21
Film Uncle Tom's Cabin George 1987-06-14
Film Eddie Murphy Raw Eddie's Uncle 1987-11-25
Serial Spenser: For Hire Unknown 1985-09-20
Serial Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Film Ragtime Gang Member 2 1981-11-20
Film The Exterminator Extra (uncredited) 1980-09-10
Film The Displaced Person Sulk 1977-04-12
Serial Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Film Together For Days Stan 1972-01-01
Serial The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Serial Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Serial Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1944-01-20