Samuel L Jackson net worth – 150 Million bucks!
Samuel L Jackson is one of the legends in the industry of cinema. It has been reported that Samuel L Jackson net worth reaches 150 million dollars, which he accumulated through his career as an actor. In addition to being an actor, he has also tried working behind the scenes and it happened to be quite successful.
Before getting involved into acting, which today brings millions of dollars to Samuel L Jackson net worth, he was actively involved into Civil Rights Movement. His first attempts to become an actor were in the theater and only later he moved to appearing in films. Also, the first roles in movies were only minor ones, such as the one in the film called “Goodfellas”. Later, he met his acting coaches and mentors Morgan Freeman and Spike Lee, who helped him in the industry a lot and promoted Samuel L Jackson to become a leading actor.
In 1991, Samuel L Jackson appeared in a film called “Jungle Fever” for which he gained a lot of positive comments. Because of his role in it, Samuel L Jackson was casted to appear in other popular films, such as “True Romance”, “Jurassic Park” and “Patriot Games”. These films started to accumulate Samuel L Jackson net worth.
Since then, Samuel L Jackson has appeared in more than 100 films, which received international attention and critical success. Such movies include “The Incredibles”, “Unbreakable”, “Snakes on a Plane” and “Kill Bill 2”. Samuel L Jackson also appeared in movies “Iron Man” and “Iron Man 2” as Nick Fury and also in “Captain America: The First Avenger” as well as “Marvel’s The Avengers”. It has been reported that Samuel L Jackson will also be appearing in the film “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” as Nick Fury. In addition, he is reported to be appearing in the film which is going to be released in 2012 called “Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron”.
His many roles in films have resulted into Samuel L Jackson becoming one of the highest grossing actors in the industry. In 2011 it was reported that he became the highest grossing actor with surpassing Frank Welker. Samuel L Jackson has also been evaluated and recognized as one of the best actors. His persona has been portrayed in movies and TV series, as well. Therefore, acting industry added a lot of recognition and fame to him as well as increased Samuel L Jackson net worth.