Samuel L. Jackson Coming Back to the MCU According to reports, Samuel L. Jackson will be strapping on the eye patch once again as Nick Fury in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. All signs point to the 72-year-old actor donning the patch for the thirteenth time in an upcoming Marvel film. There’s no word on whether it’ll be throughout the movie or if he’ll do a quick teaser at the end of a film. Jackson signed a nine-picture deal with Marvel to appear as Nick Fury in the MCU. Who is your favorite MCU character? Do you wish Samuel was in more of the Marvel films?