first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week Still due out this year is “Freedomland” – somewhere around his sixth film for 2005 – co-starring Julianne Moore. – Associated Press Samuel L. Jackson has been selected to receive the Achievement in Acting Award from the Hawaii International Film Festival. “He’s a minority American actor who has gone on to incredible international fame. … He’s wildly popular in Japan, Korea, for example, (and) just seemed like the perfect choice for us,” said Chuck Boller, executive director of the Pacific Rim-focused festival. Jackson has 80 films to his credit and is known for his roles in 1994’s “Pulp Fiction” and this year’s “Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith.” He just finished filming “Black Snake Moan” with Justin Timberlake and Christina Ricci in Tennessee. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more