Samuel L. Jackson
#4717 Overall Influence

Samuel L. Jackson

American actor and film producer


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Samuel Leroy Jackson is an American actor and producer. Widely regarded as one of the most popular actors of his generation, the films in which he has appeared have collectively grossed over $27 billion worldwide, making him the highest-grossing actor of all time . He rose to fame with films such as Goodfellas , Jungle Fever , Patriot Games , Amos & Andrew , True Romance , and Jurassic Park , and has especially been noted for his roles in the Quentin Tarantino films Pulp Fiction , Jackie Brown , Django Unchained , and The Hateful Eight . For his role in Pulp Fiction, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.

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Morehouse College
Morehouse College

African American men's college in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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