A very well-known face of Hollywood, Samuel L. Jackson launched his professional acting career in the 1970s while first achieved fame at the international level in the early 1990s through movies like Goodfellas, Patriot Games, Jurassic Park, Pulp Fiction, Jackie Brown, and A Time to Kill. During his long and highly acclaimed acting career, he has starred in over 100 movies, some of which have achieved the status of being the all-time greatest movies. Samuel is also well-known among the superhero movies fans for being the part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe where he has played the character of Nick Fury in many of their films, such as Iron Man, Captain America, and The Avengers. At the moment, Jackson is the highest all-time box office star with over $5.15 billion total US box office gross which clearly reflects the great commercial success this prolific actor has enjoyed over the years. Now moving towards the off-camera life of the actor, Samuel L. Jackson is married to actress LaTanya Richardson since 1980 and the couple has one daughter together, named Zoe Jackson.
Samuel L. Jackson Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Samuel Leroy Jackson
- Nicknames: Mr. Cool, Sam
- Date of Birth: December 21, 1948
- Birthplace: Washington, D.C., U.S.
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Actor
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Bald
Samuel L. Jackson Height Weight Body Measurements Facts
Samuel L. Jackson Family Details:
- Father: Roy Henry Jackson
- Mother: Elizabeth Jackson (Factory Worker)
- Siblings: None
- Spouse Name: LaTanya Richardson (m. 1980)
- Children Name: Zoe Jackson (Daughter)
Samuel L. Jackson Relationships History:
- LaTanya Richardson – Actress (1980)
Samuel L. Jackson Career Highlights:
- First Film: Together for Days (1972)
- First TV Show: Movin’ On (1976)
Samuel L. Jackson Distinctive Features:
- Gapped Tooth
- Shaven Head
- Wears Spectacles
Samuel L. Jackson Body Measurements:
Actor Samuel L. Jackson height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements stats complete info is listed below.
- Height in Feet: 6′ 2½”
- Height in Centimeters: 189 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 86 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 190 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: Unknown
Samuel L. Jackson Interesting Facts:
- He loves to play golf.
- Samuel is an avid supporter of Liverpool FC.
- He is the highest grossing Black actor of all time.
- People often mistake him for actor Laurence Fishburne.
- Prior to discovering acting, he wanted to become a marine biologist.
- In the early days of his career, he worked as a camera stand-in for Bill Cosby while shooting the of The Cosby Show.