Samuel L Jackson thanked god, his family and close friends for their support throughout his career. "A young man who grew up in segregated Tennessee that nobody ever told I could be this. So, here I am and who you are, and thank God for that," he said
"Before Django Freeman (Jamie Foxx's character), there was an escaped slave named Jackson Freeman who desired to purchase his family's freedom from a malevolent plantation owner," reads the court papers, filed in Washington, DC. They also branded Quentin Tarantino an "admitted thief"
"As I was sitting in the back of the police car, I remembered the countless times my father came home frustrated or humiliated by the cops."
Mike, 48, who was the youngest heavyweight champion at 20, said the Django Unchained star has agreed to play the part