4. Wakeup Call
Talking about rehab, Sam says it was his wife Mrs. Jackson that convinced him he needed help after finding him passed out on the floor. Once there his drug counselors tried to keep him from playing a crackhead in Jungle Fever fearing that it would trigger his addiction and he’d fall off the wagon. Luckily he saw the bigger picture and gave audiences a performance to remember and himself a career that’s spanned decades.