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About Samuel L. Jackson
Samuel L. Jackson is an American actor and film producer celebrated internationally for starring in hit films such as Patriot Games, Pulp Fiction, Iron Man 2, Django Unchained, Marvel's The Avengers, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier, among other famous films. Throughout his career, he has appeared in over a hundred films, making him one of the most prolific actors in Hollywood.
He married actress LaTanya Richardson in 1980. The couple has a daughter named Zoe.
In addition to winning numerous accolades and awards such as BAFTA and Independent Spirit Awards, he has a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2009, The Guinness World Records named him the world's highest grossing actor.
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Famous quotes by Samuel L. Jackson
All movies aren't fun some are hard work. You try to do something and convey a set of emotions that have to do with some real life kind of stuff.Samuel L. Jackson
I actually think I have an audience member's sensibility about going to the movies.Samuel L. Jackson
I grew up watching those blaxploitation movies. Ron O'Neal, Richard Roundtree, Jim Brown, Pam Grier. For the first time, I saw 'The Negro' get one over on 'The Man.'Samuel L. Jackson
I hope Obama gets scary in the next four years, 'cuz he ain't gotta worry about getting re-elected.Samuel L. Jackson
I kind of realize that I have a tendency to choose the kind of films I watched when I was a kid and would go home and pretend with my friends that we were in those movies after we saw them.Samuel L. Jackson
I look at myself as an audience member. I still love movies, and I still go and sit in the back of the big dark room with everybody else, and I want the same thrill.Samuel L. Jackson
I tend to play characters that I can infuse with certain kinds of humour. Even the baddest guy can be funny in his own particular way. I want the audience to engage with the character on some deeper level so that they leave the cinema still thinking about him.Samuel L. Jackson
I voted for Barack because he was black. 'Cuz that's why other folks vote for other people - because they look like them... That's American politics, pure and simple.Samuel L. Jackson
I walk the streets, take the train, it's real simple. Some actors create their own mythology: 'Oh, I'm so famous I can't go places, because I created this mythology that I'm so famous I can't go places.'Samuel L. Jackson
I'm a good son, a good father, a good husband - I've been married to the same woman for 30 years. I'm a good friend. I finished college, I have my education, I donate money anonymously. So when people criticize the kind of characters that I play on screen, I go, 'You know, that's part of history.'Samuel L. Jackson
I'm not as angry as I used to be. But I can get in touch with that anger pretty quickly if I feel my space is being invaded or somebody is not treating me with the respect that I think I want.Samuel L. Jackson
My dad was an absentee dad, so it was always important to me that I was part of my daughter's life, and she deserved two parents, which is part of the rationale behind us staying married for 30 years.Samuel L. Jackson
Not everybody goes to movies to get their life changed.Samuel L. Jackson
People go to movies on Saturday to get away from the war in Iraq and taxes and election news and pedophiles online and just go and have some fun. I like doing movies that are fun.Samuel L. Jackson
Samuel L. Jackson's Popularity
Samuel L. Jackson is a famous American actor and producer, who was born on December 21, 1948. As a person born on this date, Samuel L. Jackson is listed in our database as the 2nd most popular celebrity for the day (December 21) and the 1st most popular for the year (1948).
People born on December 21 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Samuel L. Jackson is the 88th most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Samuel L. Jackson's birthday, Samuel L. Jackson is the 730th most famous American and ranks 6th in famous people born in Washington, D.C., U.S.
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