Samuel L Jackson Net Worth 2019, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement
Samuel L Jackson Net Worth – Samuel Leroy Jackson is an American film producer and actor from Washington. Jackson attended several civil rights protests that made him an icon for the movement.
He started his acting career 1972 when he starred in Together For Days, which was his debut movie. Jackson is one of the most notorious actors in the film industry and he is especially known for his roles in Pulp Fiction and the Star Wars films.
Samuel L Jackson’s net worth is $220 million as of 2019, and he is known for being one of the best actors of all time.
Early Life, Family and Education:
Samuel Jackson was born on the 21st December 1948, in Washington DC. His father lived away from the family and later died from alcoholism, Jackson was raised by his mother Elizabeth.
Jackson attended several segregated schools and graduated from Riverside High School. In his college, he started to join a local acting group where he found an interest in acting and switched his major.
Career and Achievement:
Samuel L Jackson is one of the most hardworking actors in the film industry. During his college years, he joined a theatre company.
Jackson moved to New York to take his acting career more seriously. He began to act in Off-Broadway productions, which was the breakthrough for his acting career.
While he was working on his debut movie in 1981, he had two life-changing encounters: New York University film student Spike Lee that urged Jackson to appear in the films he was planning to make; and Jackson met fellow actor Morgan J. Freeman who became a great friend and convinced Jackson that he could be a good actor.
Jackson consented and kept his word appearing in several of Lee’s films Do The Right Thing and School Daze.
Jackson got his attention and he received some well-earned awards: Best Supporting Actor and a New York Film Critics Award. He got his breakout role in 1994 when he starred in Quentin Tarantino’s instant cult classic, Pulp Fiction.
Among his side, he worked with Grease star John Travolta. Jackson received an Academy Award for the role.
After his breakout, Jackson went on to make several big Hollywood films, and in 1999 he starred in the first episode of the Star Wars sequels. Samuel Jackson gained that much success that he was on The Guinness Book Of Worlds in 2011 for his outstanding performances in his films.
He also starred in films like Snakes On a Plane (2006), Iron Man 1 and 2, and has also appeared in more Marvel comics-related films like Captain America.
Since then, Jackson has become one of the most respected actors of all time. He has inspired many, and his films have sold millions of copies worldwide, which has gained him an incredible net worth.
Jackson is going to have a role in the upcoming movie Captain Marvel that will be on Cinema in 2019.
As of 2019, Samuel L Jackson’s net worth is $220 million.