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Samuel L. Jackson named highest-grossing actor

(CNN) - Actor Samuel L. Jackson's career is one for the record books.  

The Guinness Book of World Records says Jackson is the highest-grossing actor - ever.  

Over the span of his acting career, Jackson has made close to $7.5 billion.  

With several projects in the works, he will likely hold on to the title for some time.

According to the Internet Movie Database, Jackson's film credits include Do the Right Thing, Mo' Better Rules, Jungle Fever, Patriot Games, Jurassic Park, Pulp Fiction, Die Hard: With a Vengeance, A Time to Kill, The Long Kiss Goodnight, Rules of Engagement, Shaft, Unbreakable, Kill Bill: Volume II, The Incredibles, Coach Carter, Snakes on a Plane, Captain America: The First Avenger and three Star Wars movies.

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