|Source of Wealth:
|December 21, 1948
|Samuel Leroy Jackson
|6ft. 2in. (1.89m)
A detailed spectacle of Samuel L. Jackson
Samuel Leroy Jackson is called Samuel L. Jackson, an American actor who is one of the very popular actors in his generations, and films in which he appears have grossed the collection of more than 27 billion dollars that make him the highest-grossing actor of all time. He won many awards for many films that also won the best film award.
Jackson is a highly prolific actor as he has appeared in more than 150 films in which most of the film got a great hit in the film industry. He has also provided his voice for several video games, television series, and animated films including movies.
The personal biography of Samuel L. Jackson
Samuel L. Jackson was born on 21st December 1948 in Washington, D.C. and he is the only son of Roy Hendry Jackson and Elizabeth Harriett. Jackson attended several segregated schools and finally graduated from Chattanooga Riverside High School and during his school he lies to play the flute, trumpet, piccolo, and French horn. Initially, he pursued a degree in marine biology and after joining the local acting group he got interested in acting and so switched his major. Before completing his degree, he became an actor and showed himself to us as the best actor in the theatres.
He completed his BA degree in drama in 1972. He initially appeared in many television films and finally, he made his future film in 1972 and grabbed the attention of the film industry towards him. Pulp fiction is the best movie that takes him to the top among the actors of the film industry and he won many awards for this film. Continuing with this great hit got more offers and many of the Samuel L. Jackson's movies gave a great hit and he became a star of box office through which he got the title “Highest grossing movie actor of all time” in the film industry.
Samuel L. Jackson's wife is LaTanya Richardson who is a producer and also an actress and they are blessed with a daughter who is named Zoe.
Some list of Samuel L. Jackson’s performances
Jackson is an actor, film producer, and director who have appeared in more than 100 films that attain box office gross. He has done many breakout roles not only in films and also in video games and television and even in audiobooks. Many Samuel L. Jackson's movies hit the box office which grossed over 27 billion dollars.
He acted in the films titled Pulp fiction, Django unchained, Eve’s Bayou, A time to kill, Mother and child, Jungle fever, Iron man, Jackie brown, Jurassic Park, Amos and Andrews, White Sanda, Attack of Clones, Thor, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Kingsman: The Secret Services, Avengers, etc. He also acted in television films such as The displaces person, Milo muse the rabbit, Against the wall, The sunset limited, etc. And the video game special is The Incredibles, Iron man 2, The clone wars, Disney Infinity: Marvel superheroes, San Andreas, Heroes of Newerth, Afro Samurai and also two audiobooks which are A range in Harlem and go the fuck to sleep.
Awards and Nominations of Samuel L. Jackson’s
Many Samuel L. Jackson’s movies hit box office gross and the following is the list of nominations and awards of Samuel L. Jackson’s actor. In academy awards, he was nominated for a film titled Pulp Fiction under the category Best Supporting Actor. In BAFTA Awards he was nominated for 1 award and he won the award under the category Best supporting actor for the film Django unchained.
In Black Reel Awards, he was nominated for 6 awards under the category Best Actor for the films Django Unchained, Mother and Child, Coach Lanes, The Caveman’s Valentine, Shaft and he won one award in the list under the category of Best Supporting Actor for the film Django Unchained.
In Golden Globe Awards he was nominated for 4 awards under the categories Best Supporting, Best Actor, and Best Performance Actor for television films. In NAACP Image Award he was nominated for 10 awards under the categories Outstanding Actor and Outstanding Supporting Actor and has won the award under the category of Outstanding Supporting Actor and Outstanding Actor for the films A time to Kill, Django Unchained, Mother and child, Coach carter.
Career and net worth of Samuel L. Jackson
Samuel L. Jackson is also one of the hardworking actors as he joined the theatre company during his college days and started to work hard to come up in the film industry. He began to act in the Off-Broadway productions and that was the breakthrough in his acting career. He got his recognition and also he got some well-deserved awards including a New York Film Critics Award and Best Supporting Actor Award.
After the first breakout, he went on to several big films, since he is the most respected actor in the film industry, he was inspired by many people and many of his films were sold millions of copies around the world and this had gained him a miraculous net worth. As of 2020, Samuel L. Jackson’s net worth is $250 million, and this is completely a great reward for his hard work.
The following is a list of some best highlights in the careers of Samuel L. Jackson's movies,
- Django Unchained in the year 2012
- The Guinness Book of World Records in the year 2011 and this movie gives him a good name that he is the Highest grossing movie actor of all time.
- The Avengers in the year 2010
- Star Wars Episode 3 in the year 2005
- Shaft in the year 2000
- Jackie Brown in the year 1997
- Silver Bear in the year 1998 he won Best Actor Award for this film
- Pulp Fiction in the year 1994 and he won BAFTA Award for this film
- Jurassic Park in the year 1993
- Patriot Game in the year 1992
Samuel L. Jackson gets his place as the best actor in the film industry by his hard work.