(11/81-1/83) Stage: Appeared (as "Pvt. Louis Henson") in "A Soldier's Play" by Charles Fuller
. Lucille Lortel Theatre, New York City.
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13 Magazine Cover Photos |
Samuel Jackson | Sam Jackson
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
Did You Know?
I never asked for anything except a purple light saber. George said, "Well, light sabers are either red or green." I said, "Yeah, but I would like a purple one."
The Jury of the Cannes Film Festival were so impressed with his performance as Gator in Jungle Fever
(1991), that they decided to recreate the rare Best Supporting Actor category in that year, honoring him with the award. To date (2016), he's one of the few actors to receive the honor along with Jack Thompson
for his performance in Breaker Morant
(1980) and Ian Holm
for his role in Chariots of