The veteran actor in his early days was and still is a big supporter of the civil rights movements and other related issues.
Jackson will be celebrating his 70th birthday today on 21 December
In he played a dedicated teacher striving to leave an impact on his students.
It is impossible to name firmly established black actors who know how to break box office records without mentioning Samuel L Jackson, and this is not changing soon.
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.
The Windsor Star.