(11/87) Stage: Appeared (as "Boy Willie") in "The Piano Lesson" by August Wilson
. Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, CT.
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Samuel Jackson | Sam Jackson
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
Did You Know?
People mistake me for Laurence Fishburne
all the time. And he always gets mistaken for me. (And why not? We've both starred in Spike Lee
movies, haven't we?) Even when we're standing together, people have called him by my name and me by his. A woman recently ran up to him and said, 'My daughter loved you in Pulp Fiction
(1994)! Could she have your autograph?' So he signed it, 'Respectfully yours,...
The Guinness World Records named Samuel L. Jackson as the highest-grossing film actor of all time, taking in more than $7.4 billion at the box-office. The residuals alone earn him about $300,000 a year.
Often plays hotheaded characters with a fiery temper