How old was Samuel L. Jackson in the movie Shaft?

Samuel L. Jackson was 50 in Shaft when he played the character 'John Shaft'.

That was over 24 years ago in 2000.

Today he is 75, and has starred in 226 movies in total, 147 of those since Shaft was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Shaft, I think Samuel L. Jackson looks:

Did you know?

  • Director John Singleton has worked with Samuel L. Jackson a total of 2 times in his career.
  • Samuel L. Jackson's first movie was as 'Stan' in Together for Days, released in 1972 when he was 22
  • Shaft scores 5.97 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Shaft

Samuel L. Jackson's other movies