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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)
Did You Know?
(2013) W. Kamau Bell's FX show [Totally Biased With W. Kamau Bell] had this whole segment where he was criticizing Django. He's a young black man with nappy hair and very dark skin, but he also has a very white wife and an interracial child. You can't tell me you know what people in the South did if you never spent time down there. He can say there had to be words Quentin (Tarantino) could use ...
The Jury of the Cannes Film Festival were so impressed with his performance as Gator in Jungle Fever
(1991), that they decided to create the Award for Best Supporting Actor in that year, honoring him with the award. To date (2011), he's the only actor to receive such an honor.
Often plays police officers or government officials. Both prone to intimidation or violence