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Samuel L. Jackson
DEC 21, 1948 • 72
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An American film and television actor and film producer. After Jackson became involved with the Civil Rights Movement, he moved on to acting in theater at Morehouse College, and then films. He had several small roles such as in the film Goodfellas, Def by Temptation, before meeting his mentor, Morgan Freeman, and the director Spike Lee. After gaining critical acclaim for his role in Jungle Fever in 1991, he appeared in films such as Patriot Games, Amos & Andrew, True Romance and Jurassic Park. In 1994 he was cast as Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction, and his performance received several award nominations and critical acclaim.

Jackson has since appeared in over 100 films including Die Hard with a Vengeance, The 51st State, Jackie Brown, Unbreakable, The Incredibles, Black Snake Moan, Shaft, Snakes on a Plane, as well as the Star Wars prequel trilogy and small roles in Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill Vol. 2 and Inglourious Basterds. He played Nick Fury in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Iron Man (2008) Iron Man 2 (2010), Thor (2011), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), The Avengers (2012), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Captain Marvel (2019), Avengers: Endgame (2019), and Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019). Jackson's many roles have made him one of the highest grossing actors at the box office. Jackson has won multiple awards throughout his career and has been portrayed in various forms of media including films, television series, and songs. In 1980, Jackson married LaTanya Richardson, with whom he has one daughter, Zoe.

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WWE Raw
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Iron Man
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Marvel Studios: Legends
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Avengers: Infinity War
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Avengers: Endgame
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Thor
Nick Fury (uncredited)
WandaVision
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We Are One With President-Elect Barack Obama
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The Oscars
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Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Mace Windu
The Journey of the African-American Athlete
Narrator
Captain America: The First Avenger
Nick Fury
Quincy
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Nick Fury (voice)
Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Mace Windu (voice)
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Nick Fury
The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd
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Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe
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The Avengers
Nick Fury
Avengers: Age of Ultron
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R2-D2: Beneath the Dome
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Iron Man 2
Nick Fury
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Mace Windu
Incredibles 2
Lucius Best / Frozone (voice)
Chi-Raq
Dolmedes
Amend: The Fight for America
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Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
Mace Windu
The Marvels
Nick Fury
Law & Order
Attorney Louis Taggert
The Incredibles
Lucius Best / Frozone (voice)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
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Unicorn Store
The Salesman
Extras
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Spider-Man: Far From Home
Nick Fury
Captain Marvel
Nick Fury
Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker
Richard Greener
The Boondocks
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Saturday Night Live
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Afro Samurai
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The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey
Executive Producer

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