SAMUEL L. JACKSON (Abel Turner) Respectfully labeled as one of the hardest working actors in Hollywood, Jackson is an undisputed star as demonstrated by the reality that his films have grossed much more money in box office 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 particular win in 2005 for his functionality in Coach Carter,and most not too long ago he has garnered two People’s Choice Award nominations in 2006 and 2007 for Favorite Male Actor. Jackson produced an indelible mark on American cinema with his portrayal of ‘Jules’, the philosophizing hitman, in Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction. In addition to unanimous essential acclaim for his performance, he received Academy Award® and Golden Globe nominations as Greatest Supporting Actoras effectively as a Finest Supporting Actor award from the British Academy of Film and Tv Arts.
Amongst his numerous award-winning performances, Jackson produced film history with his portrayal of a crack addict in Spike Lee’s Jungle Fever when he was awarded the very first and only Most effective Supporting Functionality Award ever provided by the judges at the Cannes Film Festival. Jackson was most not too long ago observed in Iron Man in a surprise cameo appearance and in the Doug Liman directed sci-fi action film, Jumper. In Matthew McConaughey Total Net Worth , Jackson had a starring role in the acclaimed drama Resurrecting the Champ, and a supporting part in the horror film 1408, primarily 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 Household of the Brave.
This fall, in addition to Lakeview Terrace, Jackson’s films will consist of 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 consist of Cleaner, Snakes on a Plane, Coach Carter, Star Wars trilogy, In My Country, 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 Long Kiss Goodnight and Deep Blue Sea. On the smaller screen, Jackson serves as Executive Producer for the animated series for Spike Television, “Afro Samurai” which premiered in 2007 and will be returning for a second season in January 2009.
He also just secured a initial appear tv deal with CBS and their properties to produce and create upcoming projects. In addition, Jackson has a production deal with New Line Cinema to create and develop projects in which he has the solution of starring. His first film project for the studio, in which Jackson will produce and star, is named Man That Rocks the Cradle. A lot more particulars about film and celebrities are readily available from the following web-site