Samuel L. Jackson Biography, Facts & Life Story

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Age 73 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth December 21, 1948




Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 6 2½ (1.89 m)
Weight 94 kg (207 lbs)
Waist 33 Inches
Body Type Slim
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Bald
Nickname Sam, King of Cool, Mr Cool
Full Name Samuel Leroy Jackson
Profession Actor, Film Producer
Nationality AMERICAN
Birthplace Washington, D.C., United States
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius

Samuel L. Jackson is an uprising American producer as well as a prolific actor, having starred in more than 100 movies, covering Unbreakable, Die Hard: With a Vengeance, Formula 51, Black Snake Moan, Shaft, Star Wars prequel trilogy, Snakes on a Plane as well as Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Samuel was born in Washington, D.C., United States on December 21, 1948. He was born to Roy Henry Jackson and Elizabeth. He was upraised by his Mom who was a factory worker. Samuel was active in black student campaign. In 17th, he enrolled for Negro Ensemble Company. In 18th, he became renowned after three movies titled Mo’ Better Blues, Do the Right Thing and Jungle Fever.

He achieved critical acclamation and utmost fame in early 1990s with movies like Amos & Andrew, Patriot Games, Jurassic Park, True Romance and his alliances with film director Quentin Tarantino, covering Jackie Brown, Pulp Fiction and Django Unchained. Heading from a supporting player to dominant man, his remarkable acting in Pulp Fiction earned him an Oscar nominee for his role of Jules Winnfield, and he also earned a Silver Berlin Bear for his role as Ordell Robbi in the movie Jackie Brown. Samuel commonly played with drug addicts and bad guys prior becoming an action hero, co-featuring with Bruce Willis in the movie Die Hard: With a Vengeance and with Geena Davis in the movie The Long Kiss Goodnight.

With Samuel L. Jackson’s permission, his reproduction was utilized for Ultimate version of Marvel Comics role, Nick Fury. He afterwards did a cameo appearance in a post-credits act from the movie Iron Man, and moved ahead to sign a 9th-movie commitment to repeat this role in forthcoming movies, covering his key roles in Iron Man 2, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Avengers, as well as minor roles in the movies Captain America: The First Avenger and Thor.

Samuel L. Jackson has also depicted the role in final and second episodes of season 1 of the television show, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. He has offered his voice to a number of animated movies, video games and television series, covering the roles of Lucius Best in Pixar’s movie The Incredibles, Afro Samurai in the anime series Afro Samurai (2007), Mace Windu in Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Frank Tenpenny in the game Grand Theft Auto.

Samuel L. Jackson Education

Qualification Graduated
School Riverside High School
College Morehouse College

Samuel L. Jackson Career

Profession: Actor, Film Producer

Debut:

Together for Days

Salary: $20 Million

Net Worth: $ 220 Million

Family & Relatives

Father: Roy Henry Jackson

Mother: Elizabeth Jackson

Marital Status: Married

Wife:
LaTanya Richardson

Children: 1

Son(s): Zoe Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson Favorites

Hobbies: Not Known

Favorite Color: Blue and White

Facts You Never Knew About Samuel L. Jackson!

  • Samuel L. Jackson is a renowned American film producer as well as a film actor.
  • His real name is Samuel Leroy Jackson.
  • Samuel grown up as the only kid in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
  • He was raised by his Mom, who was a worker in a factory and afterwards a supplies shopper for a cerebral institution, and by his parental grandparents and protracted family.
  • His father existed away from family in Kansas, Missouri, afterwards later died on account of alcoholism. Samuel only met his father two times all through his life.
  • In accordance with DNA tests, Jackson moderately inclines from Benga folks of Gabon.
  • Jackson joined a number of segregated schools and earned his graduation degree from Riverside High School Chattanooga.

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