Join us as we rank the all-time best characters Samuel L. Jackson has played on screen. With a robust resume spanning well over 40 years, he’s one of the most prolific actors of his generation. In fact, he’s one of only a handful of actors who is as good at playing the hero as he is at playing the villain. Just look at his role as Stephen in Django Unchained or his performance in Coach Carter for proof. And we can’t forget his classic role as Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction or Major Marquis Warren in The Hateful Eight.
From Mace Windu to Nick Fury to John Shaft, Sam Jackson has portrayed some of the most iconic roles in Hollywood history. He’s acted in some of the biggest blockbusters of all time, like The Avengers and Star Wars, and also some of the biggest blunders, like Sphere and Jumper. Which of his characters is your favorite? With so many characters to choose from, it'll be interesting to see which performance tops the list.
Vote up Samuel L. Jackson's greatest characters to see which performance reaches the top spot. And if you see a character missing, be sure to add them to the list!
Taxi DispatcherBetsy's Wedding
P.K. HighsmithThe Other Guys
Black GuySea of Love
Trevor GarfieldOne Eight Seven
Greg MeekerWhite Sands
StanTogether for Days
Andrew SterlingAmos & Andrew
Movie: Amos & Andrew
Henry Harold 'H' HumphriesUnthinkable
Louis BatisteEve's Bayou
Rev. Fred SultanThe Great White Hype
Richard Theodore GreenerAssault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker
Langston WhitfieldIn My Country
Bob Satterfield Jr.Resurrecting the Champ
Jon KelcourseEddie Murphy Raw
Louis HindsSoul Men