Apart from said roles, he has voiced Frozone in the 2004 Disney/Pixar film The Incredibles and it's 2018 sequel, he reprised the role again in the video game of the same name, he was also the narrator of the 2011 Disneynature film, African Cats.
He was also known for portraying Nick Fury in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films in Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, Captain America: The First Avenger, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron and Avengers: Infinity War, and will reprise his role in Captain Marvel. He also portrayed him in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. television series in two episodes of the first season.
He also provided the speaking voice of Nick Fury in Disney INFINITY: 2.0 Edition. He also played the role of Elijah Price in Unbreakable and Glass. Additionally, he voiced Agent Joseph in The Proud Family.
Outside of Disney, he is well-known for playing Jules Winnifeld in Pulp Fiction for which he earned a nomination for Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, Ordell Robbie in Jackie Brown, Stephen in Django Unchained, Rufus in Kill Bill Vol. 2, Major Marquis Warren in The Hateful Eight, and for voicing Whiplash in DreamWorks' Turbo.
- Samuel L. Jackson was uncredited for his appearances in Iron Man and Thor, being cameos in post-credit scenes.
- Samuel L. Jackson appeared in the episode "The Magical Place" of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. using stock footage from The Avengers.
- Sam Jackson has confirmed that he still has two movies left on his Marvel contract following Ultron. The first one probably is Captain Marvel which Jackson will be reprising his role for.