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2 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
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Samuel Jackson | Sam Jackson
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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(1992, on early film auditions) I've been told I wasn't African enough. And sometimes you don't get jobs because you're too good-'We wouldn't want to waste your talent on this meager part,' they say, and I'm sitting there thinking, 'I got a daughter who goes to school. She needs to eat, I need to eat.' When I auditioned for Mississippi Burning the director told me I didn't sound Southern. I grew ...
His character from Pulp Fiction
(1994), Jules Winnfield, ranked second in the "coolest movie characters of all time", in a poll by the UK's Empire Magazine (the winner was Tyler Durden of Fight Club
Frequent use of swearing, particularly using the phrase "motherfucker"