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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Samuel L. Jackson

By / Published on Monday, 02 Jan 2017 11:02 AM / No Comments / 36 views

Samuel L. Jackson is a man who needs no introduction in Hollywood. Over the years he has been cast in some of the most iconic roles in the biggest films in the industry and as such has become one of the most respected and sought after actors out there. While many know him though his various roles, there is so much more to the star and his life than most know about. From his famous connections, to how he got his start, and the trouble he had in his youth, here are 10 things that are not widely known about Samuel L. Jackson:

10. Golfing Fan

It is nothing new for any celebrity or anyone for that matter to be a huge fan of golfing, but unlike a lot of other people, Samuel L. Jackson’s status allows him to get the best golfing experiences he can. Since it is his biggest hobby, and he has a lot of sway, the actor has now worked it into his contracts that no matter where a filming location is, he will always have easy access to a golf course.

Photo by Gallo Images / Rex Features

Photo by Gallo Images / Rex Features

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9. Martin Luther King Jr.

Despite not being famous yet, Samuel L. Jackson had some very iconic connections early in his life. In 1968, after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., Jackson not only attended the funeral but he was actually one of the ushers. Afterwards, he immediately flew down to Memphis where he joined an equal rights protest march.

Photo By: Sara Cozolino/Everett Collection

Photo By: Sara Cozolino/Everett Collection

Thanks to: Fame10 » Celebrities

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