30 Awesome Facts About Samuel L. Jackson

One of the most beloved actors in all of Hollywood, you’ve seen Samuel L. Jackson in a lot of the biggest blockbusters around. How much do you really know about Jackson’s life and his career, though? Some tidbits might surprise you as we introduce 30 facts about Samuel L. Jackson and his illustrious career.

30He has starred in more than 70 movies.

So far, Jackson has appeared in 73 films as a star, and even more when you count cameos and smaller roles that didn’t get much screen time. When he’s getting billing toward the top of the cast, Jackson has helped to pull in more than $5.1 billion at the box office for an average of $70.5 million per movie. Opening weeks alone have averaged more than $29 million.