Kendrick Lamar, Erykah Badu, and the One and Only R. Kelly Killed the ...
22 Athletes Who Are Better Dancers Than You

Samuel L. Jackson explains his purple lightsaber

By 07.01.13

Samuel L. Jackson’s explanation on the Graham Norton Show of how he ended up in Star Wars and why Mace Windo’s light saber was purple proves he just like us, only badass. It just goes to show that it really can’t hurt to ask.

I think we would have all been content playing a Stormtrooper. Even in full armor it would be a big step up from my non-existent role in the movie. Lucky for Samuel L. Jackson he’s a bad mother-shutyomouth. Leave it to the man who’s been in no fewer than a million movies to make the jump from extra to one of the last remaining members of the Jedi counsel. And who can blame him for wanting to stand out in a crowd? He was probably that guy at graduation who wrote something stupid on his hat so he could spot himself in pictures.

Colin Joliat
About Colin Joliat... Colin Joliat is the 2nd best person to ever come from Flint, Michigan, behind only Andre "Bad Moon" Rison. He covers the food & alcohol industries with two parts information, one part comedy, and one part WTF is wrong with this guy. He's currently pretending people care about his new drunken venture, Boozist.
TAGSlightsaberSam JacksonSamuel L. JacksonStar Wars

I want more like this!

Follow us on Facebook and get the latest before everyone else.

Join The Discussion

Comments are closed.

Sign Up