Samuel L. Jackson





Samuel L. Jackson


Born
in Washington, DC, The United States
December 21, 1948


Samuel Leroy Jackson is an American actor and film producer. He achieved prominence and critical acclaim in the early 1990s. With Jackson's permission, his likeness was used for the Ultimate version of the Marvel Comics character Nick Fury.

Jackson was born in Washington, D.C., the son of Elizabeth and Roy Henry Jackson. He grew up as an only child in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Jackson attended several segregated schools and graduated from Riverside High School in Chattanooga. Jackson initially majored in marine biology at Morehouse College before switching to architecture. He later settled on drama.

He is married to LaTanya Richardson, with whom he has a daughter, Zoe. In 2009, they started their own charitable organization to help support edu
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