Sam Jackson is a Silent Mutha ...

9/10/2007 11:53 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
The "Shaft" star, who usually plays big personalities on screen, had little to say to TMZ cameras as he exited his New York hotel. Word!

The ever cool and calm Jackson remained tight lipped to photogs, but even he couldn't be impolite as he said "goodnight!" Such a gentleman!