(11/87) Stage: Appeared (as "Boy Willie") in "The Piano Lesson" by August Wilson
. Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, CT.
1 Biographical Movie |
2 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
24 Interviews |
14 Articles |
7 Pictorials |
13 Magazine Cover Photos |
Samuel Jackson | Sam Jackson
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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On playing Othello - "I didn't realise how much I hated that play until I agreed to do it. I don't mind Shakespeare so much, but I really hate Othello. Here was a guy who had been all over the world, kicking ass, looting, plundering and probably raping the baddest babes on the planet. Then he falls in love with some teenager and loses his fucking mind. I don't like that idea at all. I mean, how ...
Was an admitted drug user until he completed drug rehab two weeks before playing a drug addict in Jungle Fever
Often plays police officers or government officials. Both prone to intimidation or violence