He confirmed David Beckham would be playing himself in the movie.
It’s thought filming will take place in London and other European cities.
Jackson made the comments at the GQ Men of the Year awards in central London, where he presented the legend award to actor Michael Douglas.
The big budget movie will see the Django Unchained star play the villain.
Reporters asked Jackson whether he thought footballers should enter the acting industry.
The screenplay will be written by Jane Goldman, who worked with Matthew Vaughn on the Kick Ass movies.
The Secret Service is expected to be released in November 2014.