Samuel L. Jackson Features
This is the section for all our "FUN" Samuel L. Jackson information - please enjoy!
Did You Know?
... Samuel L Jackson has an official website.
... that Samuel L. Jackson's big break came from director Spike Lee who hired him for a small part in School Daze. They would go on to make three other movies together: Do the Right Thing (pictured here), Mo' Better Blues and Jungle Fever.
…that before Samuel L. Jackson's career took off in the late nineties, he had a string of small supporting roles in some of the early nineties most popular movies including Patriot Games (seen here), Jurassic Park, Jungle Fever and Goodfellas.
... that Samuel L. Jackson is bald. If he has hair in a movie (like here in Unbreakable), it's a wig.
... Okay maybe you already knew Samuel L Jackson was bald but we bet you don't know this. Who has the biggest box office totals in Hollywood? Samuel L Jackson that's who. His movies have brought in $4 billion U.S. and $8 billion worldwide. That's what happens when you make 4 movies a year.
... that Jurassic Park is not the only movie based on a Michael Crichton novel that Samuel L. Jackson has appeared in. He also co-stared in the big screen adaptation of Sphere (pictured here). Visit our Tribute to Jurassic Park.
... that Samuel L. Jackson's character in the Star Wars saga is the only Jedi with a purple light saber. Samuel L. Jackson asked director Tribute to George Lucas if he could have a distinctive color so he would stand out in the fight sequences and Lucas agreed. Visit our Tribute to Star Wars.
... that Samuel L Jackson says he and Laurence Fishburne are frequently mistaken for each other. Maybe that's why they've only ever appeared in one movie together at the beginning of both of their careers ... School Daze in 1988. Visit our Tribute to Laurence Fishburne.
Hollywood Walk of Fame Star
In the early 1960's, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce developed the idea of the "Hollywood Walk of Fame." The sidewalks of the most famous streets in the heart of Hollywood were lined with "stars" recognizing celebrities' life-long contributions to the entertainment industry. Receiving a star is still to this day considered a huge honor. Here's where you can find Samuel L. Jackson's star:
Walk of Fame Star
7018 Hollywood Blvd.
2002 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic
Each year, professional golfers, celebrity golfers and amateur golfers gather in the beautiful California Palm Desert for five sunny days to compete in one of golf's most popular Pro-Am's. Spotted this year was ...
... Samuel L. Jackson who along with teammates Justin Timberlake and Joe Pesci placed 11th out of 128 teams.
Tribute to Samuel L. Jackson Main Page |
Site Map |
Samuel L. Jackson pictured (left) in Shaft
This Tribute is not officially endorsed or authorized by Samuel L. Jackson. Unauthorized use of this material is strictly prohibited. © 2001-2011 Destination Hollywood. All rights reserved.