Name: Samuel L. Jackson
Birth Name: 
Samuel Leroy Jackson
Birth Date: 
December 21, 1948
Birth Place: 
Washington, D.C.
Relationship Status: 
Married to Latanya Richardson
Celebrity Ranking # 2184

2011 Tony Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Sunday June 12, 2011 10:54 PM GMT

Honoring the best and brightest from the world of theatre, the winners of the 2011 Tony Awards were announced during a ceremony held at the Beacon Theatre in New York City on Sunday (June 12).

With Neil Patrick Harris hosting the annual tribute to Broadway stars, the night was dominated by the religious satire musical "The Book of Mormon" - which captured nine of its pack-leading fourteen nominations.


"Avengers" Stars Hit Comic-Con, Ruffalo Named New Hulk

Posted Sunday July 25, 2010 9:49 AM GMT

Confirming rumors that he's turning superhero, it was announced at Comic-Con 2010 that Mark Ruffalo is taking over Edward Norton's role of Incredible Hulk in "The Avengers" movie.

The "Shutter Island" star was all smiles as he took the stage at the San Diego Convention Center on Saturday (July 24) alongside co-stars Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Samuel L. Jackson and Clark Gregg.


Abigail Breslin: Birthday Girl On-The-Go

Posted Tuesday April 14, 2009 6:03 PM GMT

Today (April 14) she celebrates her 13th birthday and yesterday Abigail Breslin was spotted returning to Los Angeles via LAX International Airport.

The “Little Miss Sunshine” cutie was joined by her mother Kim as she sipped a Starbucks iced tea and waited with her luggage for a ride home.


Scarlett Johansson Brings "The Spirit" to NYC

Posted Monday December 15, 2008 9:04 PM GMT

Back in the States following a European promotional tour, Scarlett Johansson was spotted arriving at NBC studios in New York City for an appearance on the "Today Show" to promote her new film "The Spirit".

Accompanied by co-star Samuel L Jackson, the 24-year-old blonde beauty looked happy to be back in her hometown, smiling as she mingled with fans and set workers.


Eva Mendes Hopes "Cleaner" Helps Renny Harlin

Posted Wednesday September 12, 2007 7:25 PM GMT

It has been a rough decade for Renny Harlin, with projects such as The Covenant and Mindhunters flopping, thus receiving banishment to Hollywood B-List obscurity. However, based upon initial insider reviews it appears that Renny has once again found the right formula in his new crime drama Cleaner.

Cleaner was billed as the Gala presentation at the Toronto International Film Festival. And a strong storyline, accompanied by star performances, allowed Cleaner to show well in front of prospective movie distributors.


Orlando Bloom Opts To Keep His Clothes On

Posted Monday July 16, 2007 4:21 PM GMT

It has been an age-old debate on the integrity of primetime celebrities baring it all for the sake of film/art to generate hype and revenue. Orlando Bloom appears to be taking the moral high ground.

According to Monsters and Critics, the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star laughed off reports that he is set to follow in Daniel Radcliffe's footsteps and bare all on stage for his role in the London theatrical ‘In Celebration’.


Zeta-Jones and Douglas: Charity Golf Love

Posted Tuesday May 1, 2007 1:39 PM GMT

Contrary to recent rumors that their seven-year marriage may be experiencing troubled waters, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas looked very much in love over the past weekend when they hosted a celebrity golf tournament in California.

Catherine and Michael, who have two children together, "held hands and shared a kiss in front of the cameras," according to Hello! magazine reports. "Their united front appears to be a firm statement about the state of their relationship, which has come under scrutiny of late amid reports that they've been experiencing problems," Hello sources added.


Rachel Bilson "I'm Not Just Going To Work"

Posted Saturday April 21, 2007 5:04 PM GMT

Rachel Bilson was spotted taking her pet pooch Thurmen Murmen to rendezvous with her gal pal and a mystery man for lunch at the Mustard Seed Cafe in LA on Thursday. Bilson was sporting a hoodie by H&M, red quilted handbag by Chanel and sunglasses by Chloe.

Since ‘The O.C’, which Bilson starred in for four years, she's only been involved in two movies – one being ‘The Last Kiss’ opposite Zach Braff and Jacinda Barrett and the other being 'Jumper,' which co-stars Hayden Christensen and Samuel L. Jackson.