Date: 30th January 2001

Samuel L Jackson Fights Childhood Problem

Hollywood leading man SAMUEL L. JACKSON fought a crippling stutter as a child.

The DIE HARD WITH A VENGEANCE superstar was nicknamed "Machine Gun" at school because of the way he spoke. He finally overcame the impediment through therapy and went on to star in PULP FICTION and SHAFT. (PDD/WNWPNE)

Source: WENN