He has achieved critical acclaim surpassing Frank Welker as the actor with the highest grossing film total of all time.
His collective total box office incomes for films is the highest of any on-screen actor. His first film was Together for days where he played a role Stan in 1972 which gave him a boosting start for his nineteen years of career and counting.
His successful career has won him many awards over the years including the best actor in supporting role as well as the best male lead.
Jackson also received Golden Globe nominations in 1996 for the movie: A Time to Kill and in 1997 for a movie named Jackie Brown. as he was the only child of a factory worker mother.
He was also given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and his hand and footprints were kept outside of Grauman’s Chinese Theatre. His father stayed away from the family and later died of alcoholism. After overdoing many times on heroin, he replaced heroin with cocaine.
He was once rumored to be gay while he was on drugs but later he married La Tanya Richardson while attending Morehouse College.
He has appeared in 91 theatrical films with a worldwide box office gross of approx.
He has also voiced in video games among which Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas as Officer Frank Tenpenny was a hit.
Jackson is a bald guy who loves to wear wigs in his films.
Jackson is an excellent American actor and film producer who has acted in more than 100 films.
He is best known for roles in movies Die Hard, Jurassic Park, Marvel universe and many other popular movies as well as Marvel comics.
The 67-year-old actor paid tribute to La Tanya Richardson, 66, and their 34-year-old daughter Zoe when he picked up the prize at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday evening, praising his loved ones for urging him to go to rehab after finding him passed out one day. Jackson expressed gratitude for his wife and daughter at the BET Awards on Sunday while accepting the Lifetime Achievement Award, thanking them for saving his life'The two women that actually found me passed out on the floor after I left somebody's bachelor party and put me in rehab the next day.