Samuel L Jackson On Kicking Drugs Before His First Role, Social Media, New 'Shaft' Film + More

  • Published on Jun 12, 2019
  • Samuel L Jackson drops in to talk his first role in Jungle Fever and how it led him to kick his drug habit. Plus, he gives his support to the #BlackMenDontCheat movement and tells you all you need to know about his new movie 'Shaft.'
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    Samuel L Jackson On Kicking Drugs Before His First Role, Social Media, New 'Shaft' Film + More
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  • misslouise472003
    misslouise472003 6 hours ago

    Wooooow 70 years old!

  • RRoJ
    RRoJ 7 hours ago

    Samuel L Jackson is a national treasure

  • Mr1sammyd21
    Mr1sammyd21 23 hours ago

    Trump 2020

  • Kidanlij
    Kidanlij Day ago

    lol Charlamagne "..with a Starbucks cup in their hand."

  • shalise Alphonse

    70??? Wow

  • Rocco TA
    Rocco TA Day ago +1


  • Bapshae1
    Bapshae1 Day ago +1

    Love great actors like him! Keep them coming.

  • Hav Pleny
    Hav Pleny Day ago

    Damn Charla..good questions bro 🙏💯

  • Hav Pleny
    Hav Pleny Day ago

    Love Sam 🙏💯

  • chrisdya houston
    chrisdya houston 2 days ago

    70!! Wow

  • Ceez B
    Ceez B 2 days ago +1

    Who else thinks “Snakes! On this mutha..!”
    On the real, this dude is beast mode tho.

  • John Miles
    John Miles 2 days ago

    I had to watch this

  • TheCharlestradewind
    TheCharlestradewind 3 days ago

    Great interview and great questions. Good job, breakfast club! Now send him over to Joe Rogan for another interview

  • Moss Mane
    Moss Mane 3 days ago

    20:50 😂😂 Do you love Shaft

  • jc mb v
    jc mb v 3 days ago +1

    People put the middle initial in when there is someone elses famous with the same name, for example Micheal B Jordan. but who the heck is Samuel Jackson? Also, Who would Samuel L be without that L.

  • Random J
    Random J 3 days ago


  • thumbsaloft
    thumbsaloft 4 days ago

    I don't agree with any of these people's political views, and I wish they had asked him about the live action Afro Samurai movie. Is it still going to be made?

  • Jordan Smith
    Jordan Smith 5 days ago

    Samuel L Jackson is the greatest Character in movies in history

  • Jacob Sailes
    Jacob Sailes 5 days ago

    I was defending charla but damn bro come on with the homo joke references mane. 🤦🏾‍♂️

  • Color Blind Entertainment

    Interview Tobe Nwigwe! He’s so underrated and probably the hardest artist in the game!!! Here’s ‘PEEP GAME’ ->

  • Farimang Jawara
    Farimang Jawara 5 days ago

    black men dont cheat day.. samL; just today? haha this guy is the goat.. so nonchalant .. gotta have some type of amnesia

  • Nitty Mack
    Nitty Mack 5 days ago

    “Say you’re sorry , when you’re not. And own it.” I have been preaching this to my folks for 2 years now. You gotta own it.

  • Zach Varon
    Zach Varon 5 days ago

    People (nobody) compare me to a young Samuel L. Jackson.

  • Zach Varon
    Zach Varon 5 days ago

    It'd be awesome to see Sam J in a mothaf***in pilates class!

  • Stevens Gaston
    Stevens Gaston 5 days ago

    lmao.. funny how three seasoned radio hosts were too afraid to ask Sam L to speak closer to the mike... Probably afraid he would give em a classic cursing out

  • Victor Nonso
    Victor Nonso 6 days ago

  • Travel 4k
    Travel 4k 6 days ago

    Cortez looks like she has a stinky pussy

  • Brandon D. Brooks
    Brandon D. Brooks 6 days ago

    That was great.

  • Ken_ Tafari
    Ken_ Tafari 6 days ago


  • Naomi Smith
    Naomi Smith 6 days ago

    Can we get denzel washington next ??? Oh please that would be great . WE NEED MORE LEGENDS ON HERE .

  • Scott Giles
    Scott Giles 7 days ago +1

    Hey Angela don't nobody need your fake sarcastic laugh matter fact don't nobody need you on the show. Be happy to be there!

  • Ahmed Mahmoud
    Ahmed Mahmoud 7 days ago

    An icon...with ICON MENTALITY...holds no grudges and moves wonder he aged gracefully...btw the new Shaft was great

  • abdul smith
    abdul smith 7 days ago +3

    My favorite Black Male Actors.....
    Denzel Washington
    Samuel Jackson
    Morgan Freeman
    Don Cheadle

  • John Reed
    John Reed 7 days ago

  • Matt Brooks
    Matt Brooks 7 days ago +1

    Guy is a living legend! Mad props for being honest and real

  • A Healer's Playground
    A Healer's Playground 7 days ago +1

    I love his humbleness and his lack of ego

  • Miss Infinite
    Miss Infinite 7 days ago

    missed this when it was first posted somehow

  • TyHybrid
    TyHybrid 8 days ago

    Samuel dont like cursing

  • Nesha Love
    Nesha Love 8 days ago +2

    I love my birthday twin 😫❤ I swear he is my spirit animal

  • JustMe W
    JustMe W 8 days ago

    I love me some Samuel Jackson ❤

  • Joe Kerr
    Joe Kerr 8 days ago

    Got me wanting to watch coming to america

  • Joe Kerr
    Joe Kerr 8 days ago

    "You mean this nigga on this horse here?!" Lol Steven said that like he didnt have an ounce of black in him.

  • TwArDxL
    TwArDxL 9 days ago

    Only children stand up!

  • DeJa_Vu♎☾
    DeJa_Vu♎☾ 9 days ago


    LOW ENRGY 9 days ago

    There’s jai like hope for me ... THIS NIGGA DID CRACK

  • Strong Ellis
    Strong Ellis 9 days ago

    What's wrong with Samuel Jackson HANDS🤯 Why his finger nails look like dat?

  • jamal parker
    jamal parker 9 days ago

    rd 2 🐝

  • mike
    mike 9 days ago

    Dylan Roof who killed 12 Black people in church has no criminal sentence because the white run judicial system is going soft on him. Black Lives Matter!

  • Rodney Flynn
    Rodney Flynn 9 days ago

    Sam Jackson is my favorite actor! Love him for keeping it real all the time! Stay 100 Bro. Jackson.

  • P fields
    P fields 9 days ago

    Any one notice Sam makes no sense most of the time?

  • Smokey 620
    Smokey 620 9 days ago

    ❤👍great guy, they don't really make em like this no mo

  • Godson Godson
    Godson Godson 9 days ago +1

    That MODAFUCKER... 🤣
    WE love you Sam !

  • Who knows
    Who knows 10 days ago

    Cthagod: yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah

  • TooTall the Giant
    TooTall the Giant 10 days ago +1

    Very straight forward guy much respect.

  • Calvito Bonito
    Calvito Bonito 10 days ago

    I don’t like how Charlemagne disrespected the legend by referring to him as a crackhead in his face. Charlemagne you are a disgraceful hater. Have some respect!!

  • Gary McFarez
    Gary McFarez 10 days ago

    I didn't know jackson was method. Legit

  • William Johnson
    William Johnson 10 days ago +2

    I love Sam, a black man who is totally comfortable in his own skin.

  • Goat Yeet
    Goat Yeet 10 days ago +3

    I can’t believe Samuel Jackson is 70 dude looks like he’s 50

  • Mider-Span Man
    Mider-Span Man 11 days ago

    Charlemagne just felt obligated to keep droppin dat MF bomb just because Samuel L. Jackson was in the house.

  • Michael Phillips
    Michael Phillips 11 days ago

    Where you a Crack-Head Crack-Head?

  • Johnny Fontenot
    Johnny Fontenot 11 days ago

    How is he 70 black don't crack for real.

  • Kirk Watson
    Kirk Watson 11 days ago

    Slj is gotta be the most annoying person in the world

  • Debra Barnes
    Debra Barnes 11 days ago +5

    “American Apartheid” Samuel you better preach man. ;

  • Daniel Kerr
    Daniel Kerr 12 days ago

    I wonder if anyone publicly, Accidentally called Samuel Morgan Freeman

  • Peep Game
    Peep Game 12 days ago

    Best in the business! Great questions and he effortlessly answered and with the non PR response. Great man.

  • Simon Thompson
    Simon Thompson 12 days ago +8

    Envy "I've been married 18 years" like he didn't cheat 🤣

  • Spoke Of Genius
    Spoke Of Genius 12 days ago

    Always great to here legends speak man..

  • NJ Guy
    NJ Guy 12 days ago

    One of the best BC interviews ever. Strong questions. Nice flow.

  • supastar
    supastar 13 days ago

    15:04 I was waiting for him to expand on his appreciation of Method Man's acting then Envy butts in for no reason smh

  • Anon Comments
    Anon Comments 13 days ago

    Wheres Joe Rogan when you need him , pull that sucker right up to your face samuel

  • Casanova Jackson
    Casanova Jackson 13 days ago +1

    Sam Jackson 4 president he would b the realest president ever

  • Efrain Entrertainment
    Efrain Entrertainment 13 days ago

    12:42 perfectly depicts ctg dumbass personality

  • I carry my Revolver In single action

    Make America Great Again isn’t about bringing slaverly back. 😫

    • Rich Forever
      Rich Forever 11 days ago

      I carry my Revolver In single action sir or ma’am, you made the statement as if you knew so I am asking you for your opinion. I have am seeking clarity from you. Do you have any towards this matter?

    • I carry my Revolver In single action
      I carry my Revolver In single action 11 days ago

      Rich Forever ....let me ask you. Do you really think he talking about bringing slaverly back?

    • Rich Forever
      Rich Forever 12 days ago

      I carry my Revolver In single action I’m curious. What is it about?

  • Pmason718
    Pmason718 13 days ago

    Probably my favorite interview from the Breakfast club

  • basicnikolas
    basicnikolas 14 days ago

    Niggas 70?? God damn, Black dont crack

  • Don Davenport
    Don Davenport 14 days ago

    Man if Sam bang his damn hand on that fuckin desk/table 😡

  • charlita25
    charlita25 14 days ago +1

    I loved him in “Long Kiss 💋 Goodnight”

  • charlita25
    charlita25 14 days ago

    I love these wisdom filled interviews

  • charlita25
    charlita25 14 days ago

    I like Angela’s braids

  • charlita25
    charlita25 14 days ago

    Great actor

  • Eric Judkins-van buren

    Speak my brother!!!!! My mother shares the same stories with me.

  • Eric Judkins-van buren

    Chattanooga, he had it hard.

  • nic fow
    nic fow 14 days ago

    Loved “I didn’t care I went to work “

  • Erick Kreator
    Erick Kreator 14 days ago

    35:53 Angela w that comment to change the subject flawlessly

  • LadyKane7
    LadyKane7 15 days ago +2

    How about he still was a active father even though he had a monkey on his back. That says a lot.

  • the truth
    the truth 15 days ago

    This is the MOST racist channel EVERY 😂

  • Tony Brown
    Tony Brown 15 days ago +1

    Samuel L Jackson played in Spider Man and did a good job!! Best movie in 2019!!

  • Tony Brown
    Tony Brown 15 days ago +1

    Samuel L Jackson from Washington DC but people tell me he is from Chattanooga TN!! Shaft movie was A plus!!!

  • Rob F
    Rob F 15 days ago

    Very cool guy.

  • Lawrence Roland
    Lawrence Roland 15 days ago

    Smart black brother💪🏾👍🏾

  • Golddee33 Rich
    Golddee33 Rich 15 days ago

  • Rozelyn Parker
    Rozelyn Parker 15 days ago

    I've never talked baby talk to my daughter. It's beneficial. 29:45

  • Rozelyn Parker
    Rozelyn Parker 15 days ago +3

    Dang, could Samuel finish answering one question before someone jump in with another question? You all know how communications work.

  • Jeffrey Jeffrey
    Jeffrey Jeffrey 16 days ago +1


  • Astronomy Universalis
    Astronomy Universalis 16 days ago

    speak into the mic you old cunt, can't hear shit all

  • senzafinee
    senzafinee 16 days ago

    Glad CTG corrected envy saying "today we really got a special fucking guest" YES CTG you better let him know!!!! SLJ is the OG. This show would be better without envy on it

  • Latysha L.
    Latysha L. 16 days ago

    Great interview! 👑✊

  • ChocThunda 911
    ChocThunda 911 17 days ago

    I’m definitely a fan. #respect

  • Shantay Little
    Shantay Little 17 days ago

    Samuel L Jackson The Real OG! Definitely not going for the emasculating!!!!!

  • Jamal Nasheed Abdul El