SAMUEL L. JACKSON (Abel Turner) Respectfully labeled as a single of the hardest functioning actors in Hollywood, Jackson is an undisputed star as demonstrated by the reality that his films have grossed far more cash in box workplace sales than any other actor in the world. The recipient of worldwide acclaim and notoriety, Jackson has been honored with a assortment of awards from some of the most prestigious organizations. He won the Most effective Supporting Actor award by the Cannes Film Festival in 1991 for Jungle Fever, the Silver Bear Award at the Berlin Film Festival in 1998 on behalf of Jackie Brown, he has received 3 Golden Globe nominations for Pulp Fiction, A Time to Kill and Jackie Brown, five NAACP Image Award nominations and one win in 2005 for his performance in Coach Carter,and most recently he has garnered two People’s Decision Award nominations in 2006 and 2007 for Favorite Male Actor. Jackson created an indelible mark on American cinema with his portrayal of ‘Jules’, the philosophizing hitman, in Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction. In addition to unanimous vital acclaim for his efficiency, he received Academy Award® and Golden Globe nominations as Most effective Supporting Actoras nicely as a Finest Supporting Actor award from the British Academy of Film and Tv Arts.
Among his lots of award-winning performances, Jackson created film history with his portrayal of a crack addict in Spike Lee’s Jungle Fever when he was awarded the very first and only Finest Supporting Efficiency Award ever offered by the judges at the Cannes Film Festival. Jackson was most recently noticed in Iron Man in a surprise cameo look and in the Doug Liman directed sci-fi action film, Jumper. In Matthew McConaughey Total Net Worth , Jackson had a starring part in the acclaimed drama Resurrecting the Champ, and a supporting role in the horror film 1408, based on the Stephen King novel. Earlier this year, Jackson starred in the Craig Brewer film Black Snake Moan, and Irwin Winkler’s MGM war drama Property of the Brave.
This fall, in addition to Lakeview Terrace, Jackson’s films will involve the Dimension Studios comedy “Soul Men” with Bernie Mac and then on Christmas day, Jackson will star in the Frank Miller action drama The Spirit, where he portrays the nemesis, ‘Octopus.’ Other film credits involve Cleaner, Snakes on a Plane, Coach Carter, Star Wars trilogy, In My Nation, The Man, The Incredibles, S.W.A.T., Formula 51, Changing Lanes, Caveman’s Valentine, Red Violin, Shaft, Unbreakable, 187, Eve’s Bayou, Jackie Brown, The Negotiator, A Time To Kill, Die Tough with a Vengeance, The Extended Kiss Goodnight and Deep Blue Sea. On the modest screen, Jackson serves as Executive Producer for the animated series for Spike Tv, “Afro Samurai” which premiered in 2007 and will be returning for a second season in January 2009.
He also just secured a initially appear tv deal with CBS and their properties to create and create upcoming projects. In addition, Jackson has a production deal with New Line Cinema to create and create projects in which he has the solution of starring. His initial film project for the studio, in which Jackson will produce and star, is known as Man That Rocks the Cradle. Additional specifics about movie and celebrities are obtainable from the following website