Marvel Studios is setting the release date for its upcoming series “Secret Invasion.” It stars Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury and follows him as he deals with the Skrull invasion on Earth. The rest of the cast also features MCU mainstays like Cobie Smulders as Maria Hill, Don Cheadle as War Machine and Ben […]

From the category of ‘Keepin It REAL!’ Actor Samuel L. Jackson says he’d rather play Nick Fury in the Marvel Cinematic Universe than chase “Oscar-baiting” roles. Jackson told the Los Angeles Times he got over not winning an Oscar “many years ago” and added he was never going to let the Oscars be his measure […]

Samuel L. Jackson could reprise his role as former S.H.I.E.L.D. director Nick Fury in an upcoming original series for Disney Plus. The series will be written and executive produced by Kyle Bradstreet. If the series gets picked up, there will be more than half a dozen Marvel Studios projects on the streaming platform. click here […]

Marvel movie stars Samuel L. Jackson and Karen Gillan have slammed Martin Scorsese for claiming the superhero franchise is “not cinema”. Scorsese hit out at the comic book blockbusters in an interview with Empire magazine, but his comments have angered Samuel, who plays Nick Fury in the films, and Karen, who stars as Nebula. Mocking […]

Amazon is letting folks program their Alexa devices to sound like actor Samuel L. Jackson. Jackson is the first celebrity voice for the virtual assistant. Users who pay the one-dollar to enable Jackson’s voice will be able to get the weather from him and even have him tell them jokes. Amazon even suggests that once […]

Sooo this is happening..again. Samuel L. Jackson is returning as Shaft in a reboot coming out this summer.  Jackson played the legendary private eye in the 2000 remake. The first trailer for the new Shaft features both Jackson and Richard Roundtree, the original John Shaft in the 1971 action classic. It also introduces the third […]

Actor Samuel L. Jackson says he isn’t convinced “Black Panther” will have a lasting impact for African Americans in movies.  The Oscar-nominated star shares his reservations in an interview with “Vogue” magazine.  Jackson says he isn’t positive the critically-acclaimed and hugely profitable superhero movie is going to change the dynamic of black stories being told […]

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