Samuel L. Jackson

  • a.k.a. Sam Jackson
  • Samuel Jackson
  • 森姆·積遜
  • サミュエル・L・ジャクソン
  • 새뮤얼 L. 잭슨
  • 사무엘 L. 잭슨
  • ซามูเอล แอล. แจ็กสัน
  • صامويل جاكسون
  • Сэмюэл Л. Джексон
  • Σάμιουελ Λ. Τζάκσον
  • סמואל ל. ג'קסון
  • Семюел Л. Джексон

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Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and producer. One of the most widely recognized actors of his generation, the films in which he has appeared have collectively grossed over $27 billion worldwide, making him the second highest-grossing actor of all time. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gave him an Academy Honorary Award in 2022 as "A cultural icon whose dynamic work has resonated across genres and generations and audiences worldwide". Jackson started his career on stage making his professional theatre debut in Mother Courage and her Children in 1980 at The Public Theatre. From 1981 to 1983 he originated the role of Private Louis Henderson in A Soldier's Play Off-Broadway. He also originated the role of Boy Willie in August Wilson's The Piano Lesson in 1987 at the Yale Repertory Theatre. He returned to the play in the 2022 Broadway revival playing Doaker Charles. Jackson early film roles include Coming to America (1988), Goodfellas (1990), Patriot Games (1992), Juice (1992), True Romance (1993), and Jurassic Park (1993), Menace II Society (1993), and Fresh (1994). His collaborations with Spike Lee led to greater prominence with films such as School Daze (1988), Do the Right Thing (1989), Mo' Better Blues (1990), Jungle Fever (1991), Oldboy (2013), and Chi-Raq (2015). Jackson's breakout role was in Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction (1994) which earned him a BAFTA Award win and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He further collaborated with Tarantino, acting in Jackie Brown (1997), Django Unchained (2012), and The Hateful Eight (2015). He's known for having appeared in a number of big-budget films, including Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995), A Time to Kill (1996), The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996), The Negotiator (1997), Deep Blue Sea (1999), Unbreakable (2000), Shaft (2000) and its reboot (2019), XXX (2002), S.W.A.T. (2003), Coach Carter (2005), Snakes on a Plane (2006), Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014), Kong: Skull Island (2017), and Glass (2019). He also gained widespread recognition as the Jedi Mace Windu in the Star Wars prequel trilogy (1999–2005), later voicing the role in the animated film Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008) and the video game Lego Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2011). With his permission, his likeness was used for the Ultimate version of the Marvel Comics character Nick Fury; he subsequently played Fury in 11 Marvel Cinematic Universe films, beginning with a cameo appearance in Iron Man (2008), as well as guest-starring in the television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. He will reprise this role in the upcoming Disney+ series Secret Invasion, which is set to premiere on June 21, 2023. Jackson has provided his voice for several animated films, documentaries, television series, and video games, including Lucius Best / Frozone in the Pixar films The Incredibles (2004) and Incredibles 2 (2018).

Germany German (Deutsch)

Samuel Leroy Jackson (geb. 21. Dezember 1948) ist ein amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehschauspieler und Filmproduzent. Nachdem Jackson sich mit der Bürgerrechtsbewegung beschäftigt hatte, ging er weiter zum Theater am Morehouse College und dann zum Film. Er hatte mehrere kleine Rollen wie in dem Film Goodfellas, Def by Temptation, bevor er seinen Mentor Morgan Freeman und den Regisseur Spike Lee traf. Nachdem er 1991 für seine Rolle im Jungle Fever von der Kritik gelobt wurde, trat er in Filmen wie Patriot Games, Amos & Andrew, True Romance und Jurassic Park auf. 1994 wurde er als Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction besetzt, und seine Performance erhielt mehrere Nominierungen und Kritiken. Jackson hat seitdem in über 100 Filmen mitgewirkt, darunter Die Hard with a Vengeance, The 51st State, Jackie Brown, Unbreakable, The Incredibles, Black Snake Moan, Shaft, Snakes on a Plane sowie die Star Wars Prequel-Trilogie und kleine Rollen in Quentin Tarantinos Kill Bill Vol. 2 und Inglourious Basterds. Er spielte Nick Fury in Iron Man und Iron Man 2, Thor, die ersten beiden einer neunteiligen Verpflichtung als Charakter für die Marvel Cinematic Universe Franchise. Jacksons viele Rollen haben ihn zu einem der erfolgreichsten Schauspieler an der Abendkasse gemacht. Jackson hat im Laufe seiner Karriere mehrere Auszeichnungen erhalten und wurde in verschiedenen Medien wie Filmen, Fernsehserien und Songs porträtiert. 1980 heiratete Jackson LaTanya Richardson, mit der er eine Tochter hat, Zoe. Beschreibung oben aus dem Wikipedia-Artikel Samuel L. Jackson, lizenziert unter CC-BY-SA, vollständige Liste der Autoren auf Wikipedia.

France French (Français)

Samuel Leroy Jackson, est un acteur et producteur de cinéma américain, né le 21 décembre 1948 à Washington, D.C. Il accède à la célébrité internationale durant les années 1990 avec des prestations remarquées, comme dans Jurassic Park (1993) de Steven Spielberg, Pulp Fiction (1994) de Quentin Tarantino (dont il deviendra l'acteur fétiche), ou encore Une journée en enfer (1995) de John McTiernan, et Au revoir à jamais (1996), de Renny Harlin. Durant les années 2000, il participe à plusieurs franchises : il joue Mace Windu dans la prélogie de Star Wars, porte la suite Shaft (2000), de John Singleton, et seconde Vin Diesel pour la trilogie d'action xXx. Par ailleurs, il incarne Elijah Price dans le thriller fantastique Incassable (2000), de M. Night Shyamalan et porte les films indépendants remarqués Des serpents dans l'avion (2006) et Black Snake Moan (2008). À partir de 2002, le personnage du directeur du SHIELD Nick Fury prend les traits de Samuel L. Jackson dans les Marvel Comics. L'acteur endosse le rôle de Fury dans l'Univers cinématographique Marvel à partir de 2008 et apparait ainsi dans les séries Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Avengers, Spider-Man et le film Captain Marvel. En 2020, il joue dans The Banker, un film américain réalisé par George Nolfi, sorti le 20 mars 2020 sur Apple TV+, le film retracera l'histoire vraie de deux entrepreneurs afro-américains des années 1960 mettant au point un ingénieux système d'accès au logement. Il est entré dans le Livre Guinness des records en tant qu'acteur ayant cumulé le plus de recettes au box-office mondial.

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Place of Birth
Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Credits

Cast

CharacterMovie / TV ShowGenresReleaseRating
Mace Windu (voice)Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker63% · 9,460
Nick FurySpider-Man: Far From Home74% · 15,065
Nick FuryAvengers: Endgame83% · 24,751
Nick FuryCaptain Marvel68% · 15,193
Nick Fury (uncredited)Avengers: Infinity War82% · 28,764
Lieutenant Colonel Preston PackardKong: Skull Island65% · 10,083
George Washington WilliamsThe Legend of Tarzan59% · 6,067
Nick FuryAvengers: Age of Ultron73% · 22,360
ValentineKingsman: The Secret Service76% · 16,140
Nick FuryCaptain America: The Winter Soldier77% · 18,216
Nick FuryThe Avengers77% · 29,938
Nick FuryCaptain America: The First Avenger70% · 20,842
Nick Fury (uncredited)Thor68% · 20,569
P.K. HighsmithThe Other Guys63% · 3,982
Nick FuryIron Man 268% · 20,353
Louis HindsSoul Men61% · 157
Nick Fury (uncredited)Iron Man76% · 25,642
RolandJumper61% · 5,539
Derrick VannThe Man57% · 516
Sgt. Dan 'Hondo' HarrelsonS.W.A.T.62% · 2,397
Zeus CarverDie Hard: With a Vengeance73% · 5,829
Jules WinnfieldPulp Fiction85% · 26,946
Lt. Cmdr. Robby JacksonPatriot Games67% · 1,527
Hold-Up ManComing to America69% · 4,140
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