10 Things You May Not Know Samuel L. Jackson
Samuel Leroy Jackson was born on December 21, 1948, in Washington, D.C.
As a child, Samuel L. Jackson had a severe stuttering problem, which he struggled with until his teenage years.
Jackson was actively involved in the Civil Rights Movement during the 1960s.
One of Jackson's early mentors and inspirations was actor Morgan Freeman.
The Pulp Fiction Connection
Quentin Tarantino's film "Pulp Fiction" (1994) played a crucial role in resurrecting Jackson's acting career.
Most Prolific Actor
Samuel L. Jackson holds the Guinness World Record for being the highest-grossing actor of all time.
His famous middle initial "L" stands for Leroy. The L was included to avoid confusion with another actor named Samuel Jackson
Snakes on a Plane
Jackson's 2006 film "Snakes on a Plane" became a viral sensation, mainly due to its intentionally absurd title.
Love for Comics
Samuel L. Jackson is a big comic book fan, and he has collected comic books since he was a child.
Jackson once revealed that if he weren't an actor, he would have loved to be an architect or a marine biologist.
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