Samuel L. Jackson filmography
Samuel L. Jackson is an American actor and film producer who has appeared in more than 100 films. As of 2009, the collective total of all box office receipts for films that Jackson has starred in (including minor roles and cameos) is the highest of any on-screen actor. As of December 2015, Jackson has appeared in 122 theatrical films with a worldwide box office gross of approximately $16 billion to date. Jackson's film career started in 1972 with a role in the film Together for Days. Over the next nineteen years Jackson was cast in multiple films as minor characters up until his breakthrough role as Gator, a crack addict, in the 1991 Spike Lee film Jungle Fever, for which he won a special jury prize for best supporting actor at the Cannes International Film Festival.
After Jungle Fever, Jackson was cast in starring roles in Amos & Andrew, Pulp Fiction, The Great White Hype, A Time to Kill, and the The Negotiator. In 1999, Jackson started playing the recurring character Mace Windu in both the Star Wars prequel trilogy and in the animated film Star Wars: The Clone Wars Since 2000, he has been cast as the lead in the remake of Shaft, S.W.A.T., Coach Carter, Snakes on a Plane, and Lakeview Terrace, among other films. Jackson played Marvel Comics character Nick Fury in the films Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, Captain America: The First Avenger, The Avengers, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the first six of a nine-film commitment as the character for Marvel Studios. He reprised the role again in Avengers: Age of Ultron.
For his role in Pulp Fiction, Jackson won a British Academy of Film and Television Arts award for Best Supporting Actor and was nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. In 1994, he was also nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a miniseries for Against the Wall. Jackson also received Golden Globe nominations in 1996 for A Time to Kill and in 1997 for Jackie Brown. In 2000, Jackson was given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and in 2006 put his hand and footprints outside Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
|1976||Movin' On||Patrolman||Episode: "Woman of Steel"|
|1977||The Displaced Person||Sulk||Television film|
|1978||Milo Muse the Rabbit|
|1986||Spenser: For Hire||Leroy Clancy / Ned|
|1987||Uncle Tom's Cabin||George|
|1989||A Man Called Hawk||Extra||Uncredited|
|The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd||Brother Elvis|
|Dead Man Out||Calvin Fredricks|
|1991||Law & Order||Taggert||Episode: "The Violence of Summer"|
|1994||Against the Wall||Jamaal||Television film|
|1995||Shaquille O'Neal: Larger than Life||Narrator (voice)|
|1997||Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child||The Mayor (voice)||Episode: "The Pied Piper"|
|Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's|
|The Directors: John Frankenheimer|
|1998||Saturday Night Live||Himself / Host||Episode: "Samuel L. Jackson/Ben Folds Five"|
|2001||The Proud Family||Joseph (voice)||Episode: "Seven Days of Kwanzaa"|
|2002||Fighting for Freedom: Revolution & Civil War||Narrator (voice)|
|The Art of Action: Martial Arts in the Movies||Himself / Host|
|Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives||Narrator (voice)|
|2003||Doggy Fizzle Televizzle||Himself||1 episode|
|2005–10||The Boondocks||Gin Rummy (voice)||8 episodes|
|2005||Extras||Himself||Episode: "Samuel L. Jackson"|
|2005 Spike Video Game Awards||Host|
|2006||Honor Deferred||Narrator (voice)|
|2006 Spike Video Game Awards||Himself / Host|
|2007||Afro Samurai||Afro Samurai / Ninja Ninja (voices)||Executive producer|
|Respect Yourself: The Stax Records Story||Narrator (voice)|
|Stax 50th Anniversary Concert|
|2007 Spike Video Game Awards||Himself / Host||Host|
|2009||Afro Samurai: Resurrection||Afro Samurai / Ninja Ninja (voices)||Producer|
|2011||The Sunset Limited||Black Man||Television film|
|Curiosity||Episode: "How Will the World End?"|
|The Mountaintop||Martin Luther King, Jr.|
|2012||2012 Spike Video Game Awards||Himself (voice)|
|The Colbert Report||Ad Narrator (voice)||Voice
Episode: "Carrie Rebora Barratt"
|Talking Bad||Himself||Episode: "Confessions"|
|2013–14||Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.||Nick Fury||Episodes: "0–8–4" and "Beginning of the End"|
|2014||Judge Judy Primetime||Himself / Host||Host|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live!||Dentist||Episode: "Sweet Brown: Ain't Nobody Got Time for That"|
|Black Dynamite||Captain Quinton (voice)||Episodes: "Black Jaws!" or "Finger Lickin' Chicken of the Sea"|
|2013||Everything is Samuel L. Jackson's Fault||Himself||Funny or Die short|
|2004||The Incredibles||Lucius Best / Frozone|
|2004||Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas||Officer Frank Tenpenny|
|2008||Afro Samurai||Afro Samurai
|2010||Heroes of Newerth||Samuel Jackson Announcer|
|2010||Iron Man 2||Nick Fury|
|2011||Lego Star Wars III: The Clone Wars||Mace Windu|
|2014||Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition)||Nick Fury|
|2015||Disney Infinity 3.0||Nick Fury|
|2011||Go the Fuck to Sleep|
|2012||A Rage in Harlem|
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- "Shaquille O'Neal: Larger than Life". AMC. Retrieved 2009-06-04.
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- "Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives". HBO. Retrieved 2009-06-04.
- "History Channel honors black WWII soldier". Dominican Today. 8 February 2006. Retrieved 2009-06-04.
- "Watch This: Respect Yourself: The Stax Records Story". Seattle Post Intelligencer. October 2, 2007. Retrieved 2009-06-04.
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