(11/87) Stage: Appeared (as "Boy Willie") in "The Piano Lesson" by August Wilson
. Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, CT.
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Samuel Jackson | Sam Jackson
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
Did You Know?
I went to the movies a lot when I was a kid. That was my joy. Saturday mornings, my mom kicked me out of the house, I went to the movies at nine in the morning and watched cartoons and serials and the double-feature horror picture, and then I would meet her later for the adult stuff. So I love movies that way. So I'll do a movie like Snakes on a Plane, and I'll do a film that's very serious. And ...
Due to his prominent stature within the film industry, he is accorded a clause in all his movie contracts that guarantees him easy access to golf courses, no matter where the location shoot happens to be.
Often plays hotheaded characters with a fiery temper