Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and producer. Widely regarded as one of the most popular actors of his generation, the films in which he has appeared have collectively grossed over $27 billion worldwide, making him the highest-grossing actor of all time (when cameo appearances are excluded). He rose to fame with films such as Coming to America (1988), Goodfellas (1990), Patriot Games (1992), Juice (1992), Menace II Society (1993), True Romance (1993), Jurassic Park (1993), and Fresh (1994).
|Full name at birth||
Samuel Leroy Jackson
|Claim to fame||
Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown, The Hateful Eight
|Date of birth||
21 December 1948
|Place of birth||
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States
Film And Television Actor And Film Producer.
6' 2½" (189 cm)
Riverside High School, Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
B.A., Drama, Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia, United States (1972)
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