Sam Neill

Age: 69
Born: September 14, 1947
Omagh, Northern Ireland


Thor: Ragnarok 2017
MindGamers 2017
The Daughter 2017
Tommy's Honour 2017
The Mummy of Tutankhamun 2017
Hunt for the Wilderpeople 2016
Peaky Blinders: Season Two 2016
United Passions 2015
The Dovekeepers 2015
Peaky Blinders: Season One 2015
Backtrack 2015
Harry: Season 1 2015
The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box 2014
A Long Way Down 2014
Iron Road 2013
The Dragon Pearl 2013
Escape Plan 2013
The Vow 2012 Bill Thornton
Alcatraz: The Complete Series 2012
The Hunter 2012
In Her Skin 2011
Angel 2010
Dean Spanley 2010 Dean Spanley
Happy Town: The Complete Series 2010
Daybreakers 2010
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole 2010 Allomere (voice)
The Zookeeper 2010
Under the Mountain 2009
Skin 2009 Abraham Laing
Crusoe: The Complete Series 2009
The Tudors: The Complete First Season 2008
Gallipoli 2008 (voice)
The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant 2007
Merlin's Apprentice 2006
The Triangle 2006
Irresistible 2006
Yes 2005
Little Fish 2005
To the Ends of the Earth 2005
Reilly: Ace of Spies 2005
Wimbledon 2004 Dennis Bradbury
Perfect Strangers 2004
Doctor Zhivago 2003
Dirty Deeds 2003
Framed 2003
The Dish 2001
Jurassic Park III 2001 Dr. Alan Grant
Sally Hemings: An American Scandal 2000
My Mother Frank 2000
Bicentennial Man 1999
Merlin 1998
The Horse Whisperer 1998
The Revengers' Comedies 1998
Snow White: A Tale Of Terror 1997
Event Horizon 1997
Forgotten Silver 1996
Children Of The Revolution 1996
In Cold Blood 1996
In The Mouth Of Madness 1995
Victory 1995
Restoration 1995
Country Life 1994
Sirens 1994
Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book 1994
The Piano 1993
Jurassic Park 1993
Family Pictures 1993
Rainbow Warrior 1992
Memoirs of an Invisible Man 1992
Hostage 1992
The Sinking Of The Rainbow Warrior 1992
Fever 1991
Until The End Of The World 1991
One Against The Wind 1991
Shadow Of China 1990
The Hunt For Red October 1990
Death In Brunswick 1990
The French Revolution: The Light Years 1989
Dead Calm 1989
The French Revolution: The Terrible Years 1989
The French Revolution: Years Of Hope 1989
The French Revolution: Years Of Rage 1989
Leap Of Faith 1988
A Cry In The Dark 1988
For Love Alone 1986
The Good Wife 1986
Kane & Abel 1985
Robbery Under Arms 1985
The Blood Of Others 1984
Enigma 1982
From A Far Country: Pope John Paul II 1981
Attack Force Z 1981
Omen III: The Final Conflict 1981
Possession 1981
The Final Conflict 1981
My Brilliant Career 1979
Sleeping Dogs 1977

Profile created on June 13, 2001.

Did you know?

  • Sam was born Nigel Neill.
  • Sam is married to make-up artist Noriko Watanabe. They have one daughter together, Elena. Sam also is a step-father to her first daughter Maiko.
  • Sam grew up as an "army brat" as his parents were members of the Northern Ireland army.
  • Sam has a son, Tim, with actress Lisa Harrow.
  • Sam owns homes in Beverly Hills, Sydney and New Zealand.
  • Sam has a vineyard in Gibbston Valley, Otago. He produces Two Paddocks, a Pinot Noir wine.
  • Sam went to Christchurch's Christ College, a boy's school in New Zealand. After that, he graduated from Canterbury University with a B.A. in English.
  • He was given the nickname Sam in school because there were too many Nigel's in his school. It stuck.

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