Jackson plays Ordell Robbie in the drama Jackie Brown. Brown is a flight stewardess who gets caught in a dilemma between an arms dealer and the federal police. Instead of cooperating, Brown comes up with a plan to steal the money that everyone is looking for. The film also co-stars actors Robert De Niro, Bridget Fonda, and Pam Grier. On director, Quentin Tarantino:
We actually talk about a lot of the same things and the fact that he’s an only child and lived in front of the television…I did too.