Samuel L. Jackson  American Actor

Current Status

LaTanya Richardson Jackson and Samuel L. Jackson have been married for 36 years. They were dating for 7 years after getting together in 1973 and were married in 1980.

Relationships

Samuel L. Jackson has a daughter named Zoe, age 34.

About

Samuel L. Jackson is a 67 year old American Actor. Born Samuel Leroy Jackson on 21st December, 1948 in Washington, District Of Columbia, United States and educated at Riverside High School, Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States, he is famous for Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown, The Hateful Eight in a career that spans 1972–present. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Samuel L. Jackson has been in 4 on-screen matchups, notably with Bridget Fonda in Jackie Brown (1997), Naomi Watts in Mother and Child (2009), Pam Grier in Jackie Brown (1997) and Halle Berry in Jungle Fever (1991).

Samuel L. Jackson is a member of the following lists: African-Americans' civil rights activists, American people of Benga descent and Male actors from Tennessee.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Samuel L. Jackson67 SagittariusActor
American
LaTanya Richardson Jackson66 LibraActress
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Zoe
Female198234 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Avengers: Infinity War2018Nick FuryMovie
xXx: Return of Xander Cage2017Agent Augustus Eugene GibbonsMovie
Kong: Skull Island2017Movie
Blazing Samurai2017Jimbo (voice)Movie
The Hitman's Bodyguard2017Movie
Cell2016Tom McCourtMovie
The Legend of Tarzan2016George Washington WilliamsMovie
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children2016BarronMovie
Barely Lethal2015HardmanMovie
Avengers: Age of Ultron2015Nick FuryMovie
The Hateful Eight2015Major Marquis WarrenMovie
Chi-Raq2015DolmedesMovie
RoboCop2014Pat NovakMovie
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2014Nick FuryMovie
Kite2014Lieutenant Karl AkerMovie
Reasonable Doubt2014Clinton DavisMovie
Big Game2014US President William Alan MooreMovie
Kingsman: The Secret Service2014ValentineMovie
Oldboy2013ChaneyMovie
Turbo2013WhiplashMovie
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.2013Nick FuryTV Show
Moose2013NarratorMovie
Everything Is Samuel L. Jackson's Fault2013Movie
The Avengers2012Nick FuryMovie
Zambezia2012TendaiMovie
Django Unchained2012StephenMovie
Meeting Evil2012RichieMovie
The Samaritan2012FoleyMovie
Captain America: The First Avenger2011Nick FuryMovie
Thor2011Nick FuryMovie
The Sunset Limited2011BlackTV Movie
Black Dynamite: The Animated Series2011TV Show
Unthinkable2010Henry Harold 'H' HumphriesMovie
Iron Man 22010Nick FuryMovie
The Other Guys2010P.K. HighsmithMovie
Heroes of Newerth2010Samuel Jackson Announcer (voice)Movie
Astro Boy2009ZogMovie
Inglourious Basterds2009Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey2009FearMovie
Mother and Child2009PaulMovie
Afro Samurai: Resurrection2009Afro SamuraiTV Movie
Gospel Hill2008Paul MalcolmMovie
Iron Man2008Nick FuryMovie
Jumper2008RolandMovie
Lakeview Terrace2008Abel TurnerMovie
Soul Men2008Louis HindsMovie
Star Wars: The Clone Wars2008Mace WinduMovie
The Spirit2008OctopusMovie
14082007Gerald OlinMovie
Cleaner2007Tom CutlerMovie
Resurrecting the Champ2007ChampMovie
Afro Samurai2007Afro SamuraiTV Show
Black Snake Moan2006LazarusMovie
Freedomland2006Lorenzo CouncilMovie
Home of the Brave2006Will MarshMovie
Snakes on a Plane2006Neville FlynnMovie
Farce of the Penguins2006Narrator (voice)Movie
Coach Carter2005Coach Ken CarterMovie
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith2005Mace WinduMovie
The Man2005Derrick VannMovie
xXx: State of the Union2005Agent Augustus Eugene GibbonsMovie
Extras2005Samuel L. JacksonTV Show
The Boondocks2005Gin RummyTV Show
The Colbert Report2005Ad NarratorTV Show
In My Country2004Langston WhitfieldMovie
The Incredibles2004Lucius BestMovie
Twisted2004John MillsMovie
Kill Bill: Vol. 22004RufusMovie
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Introduction2004Officer Tenpenny (voice)Movie
Basic2003WestMovie
S.W.A.T.2003Sgt. Dan 'Hondo' HarrelsonMovie
Freedom: A History of Us2003TecumsehTV Show
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003DentistTV Show
Changing Lanes2002Doyle GipsonMovie
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones2002Mace WinduMovie
No Good Deed2002Jack FriarMovie
xXx2002Agent Augustus GibbonsMovie
The Comeback2002Short Film
Formula 512001Elmo McElroyMovie
The Caveman's Valentine2001RomulusMovie
The Proud Family2001JosephTV Show
Rules of Engagement2000Col. Terry L. ChildersMovie
Shaft2000John ShaftMovie
Unbreakable2000Elijah PriceMovie
Any Given Wednesday2000Willie NutterShort Film
Deep Blue Sea1999Russell FranklinMovie
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace1999Mace WinduMovie
Out of Sight1998Hejira HenryMovie
Sphere1998Dr. Harry AdamsMovie
The Negotiator1998Danny RomanMovie
The Red Violin1998Charles Morritz (Montréal)Movie
Eve's Bayou1997Louis BatisteMovie
Jackie Brown1997Ordell RobbieMovie
One Eight Seven1997Trevor GarfieldMovie
A Time to Kill1996Carl Lee HaileyMovie
Hard Eight1996JimmyMovie
The Great White Hype1996Rev. Fred SultanMovie
The Long Kiss Goodnight1996Mitch HenesseyMovie
Trees Lounge1996WendellMovie
Die Hard with a Vengeance1995Zeus CarverMovie
Fluke1995RumboMovie
Kiss of Death1995Calvin HartMovie
Losing Isaiah1995Kadar LewisMovie
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995The MayorTV Show
Fresh1994SamMovie
Hail Caesar1994MailmanMovie
Pulp Fiction1994Jules WinnfieldMovie
The New Age1994Dale DeveauxMovie
The Search for One-eye Jimmy1994Col. RonMovie
Against the Wall1994JamaalTV Movie
Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker1994Richard GreenerTV Movie
Amos & Andrew1993Andrew SterlingMovie
Jurassic Park1993ArnoldMovie
Loaded Weapon 11993Wes LugerMovie
Menace II Society1993Tat LawsonMovie
True Romance1993Big DonMovie
Fathers & Sons1992MarshallMovie
Juice1992TripMovie
Jumpin' at the Boneyard1992Mr. SimpsonMovie
Patriot Games1992RobbyMovie
White Sands1992Greg Meeker (as Sam Jackson)Movie
Ghostwriter1992Reggie JenkinsTV Show
Johnny Suede1991B-BopMovie
Jungle Fever1991Gator PurifyMovie
Strictly Business1991Monroe (as Sam Jackson)Movie
Dead and Alive: The Race for Gus Farace1991HatcherTV Movie
I'll Fly Away1991Walter HarperTV Show
Roc1991LarryTV Show
A Shock to the System1990Ulysses (three-card monte game)Movie
Betsy's Wedding1990Taxi Dispatcher (Mickey)Movie
Def by Temptation1990Minister GarthMovie
Goodfellas1990Stacks EdwardsMovie
Mo' Better Blues1990MadlockMovie
The Return of Superfly1990Nate Cabot (as Sam Jackson)Movie
Law & Order1990Louis TaggertTV Show
Do the Right Thing1989Mister Señor Love DaddyMovie
Sea of Love1989Black GuyMovie
The Exorcist III1989Dream Blind ManMovie
Dead Man Out1989Calvin FredricksTV Movie
A Man Called Hawk1989TV Show
Coming to America1988Hold-Up ManMovie
School Daze1988LeedsMovie
American Experience1988The StewardTV Show
Magic Sticks1987Bum (as Sam Jackson)Movie
Uncle Tom's Cabin1987George (as Samuel Jackson)TV Movie
The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd1987Brother ElvisTV Show
Spenser: For Hire1985Leroy ClancyTV Show
Ragtime1981Gang Member No. 2Movie
The Exterminator1980Extra (uncredited)Movie
The Trial of the Moke1978TV Movie
The Displaced Person1977SulkTV Movie
Movin' On1974PatrolmanTV Show
Together for Days1972StanMovie
Great Performances1971Narrator, JanitorTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (24)

marcus28Apr 8, 2014

Congratulations on your new film, Samuel L. Jackson.Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), opening in movie theaters on Friday April 4,2014.

ShackNov 6, 2013

Sure, he is one of the actors that no one dislikes!

rn_tracy1_rnApr 25, 2013

Another actor we know, that if he is in the movie, it is going to be good.

rn_tracy1_rnApr 18, 2013

Excellent Actor. You are the man Samuel.

AronLeonard77Feb 4, 2013

Sam Jackson and Jamie Foxx in a movie together is epic

iamrbmMar 12, 2012

Did a great job in Unthinkable.

Kjones26Jul 5, 2011

I really enjoyed watching you in Coach Carter. It was such a fantastic movie.

madam xFeb 23, 2011

I love you Samuel. I love your personality on an off the screen. God Bless you always

heatherachaseJan 9, 2011

PULP fiction at it's BEST!

deon jonesDec 21, 2010

Hey Samuel happy birthday have a good brithday buddy make some more good movies on your birthday

hmmJul 23, 2010

Ever thought about The Borrowers` II ?

Inez GriffinJun 4, 2010

Hello, Sam I enjoy all your movies. I;m a single mom living in MS, missing Baltimore. I know how a Sag, likes a good movie so from one Sag to another keep it real, and all the way live.


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Samuel L. Jackson

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    About

    Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and film producer. He achieved prominence and critical acclaim in the early 1990s with films such as Jungle Fever (1991), Patriot Games (1992), Amos & Andrew (1993), True Romance ...

    Confirmed Relationships1
    Longest Relationship43 yrs, 8 mths
    Shortest Relationship43 yrs, 8 mths
    Average Relationship Length43 yrs, 8 mths
    First Name Samuel
    Middle Name Leroy
    Last Name Jackson
    Full Name at Birth Samuel Leroy Jackson
    Alternative Name Samuel Jackson, King of Cool, Mr. Cool, Sam Jackson, Samuel L. Jackson
    Age 67 years
    Birthday 21st December, 1948
    Birthplace Washington, District Of Columbia, United States
    Height 6' 2½" (189 cm)
    Build Average
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Bald
    Distinctive Feature Deep authoritative voice, Shaven head
    Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Christian
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    High School Riverside High School, Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
    University B.A., Drama, Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia, United States (1972)
    Occupation Text Film And Television Actor And Film Producer.
    Occupation Actor
    Claim to Fame Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown, The Hateful Eight
    Year(s) Active 1972–present
    Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Anonymous Content, ICM Partners
    Brand Endorsement (1998) TV commercial: Garden Burger (voice), (2000) TV commercial: hotjobs.com (voice), (2001-02) TV commercials (voice; UK): KFC restaurants., (2002) TV commercials (UK): Barclays Bank., (1975) TV commercial: Krystal Burger, (2000) Print ads (as his character John Shaft from Shaft (2000)): Reebok Classic athletic shoes, (2004) TV commercial (voice): Adidas., (2004) TV commercial (voice): Pontiac automobiles., (2006) TV commercial: NBA Finals for ESPN with Chinese-American actress Linda Wang, (1/08) TV commercial (UK): Virgin Media., (2008) TV commercial (PSA): No on Prop. 8., TV commercial: Appears (as guy crawling out from under a car on jacks) in "Project Safe"., (2011) TV commercial (narrator): Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow SuperPAC, founded by Stephen Colbert, (April 2012) TV commercial: "Siri Date Night" for the Apple iPhone 4S, (2013) TV commercials (Australia): Bet365 online betting website, (2013) TV commercial: Capital One Quicksilver cash-back credit card., (2014) TV commercial: Stand Up to Cancer and St. Baldricks., (2014) TV commercial: Capital One Quicksilver cash-back credit card.
    Shoe Size 44
    Official Websites www.samuelljackson.com, http://www.samuelljackson.com, www.nndb.com/people/563/000023494/, www.biography.com/people/samuel-l-jackson-9542182, http://www.samuelljackson.com/
    Father Roy Henry Jackson
    Mother Elizabeth Jackson
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