Sam Elliott Net Worth, Age, Wife, Wiki, Bio, Family

Samuel Pack “Sam” Elliott (born August 9, 1944) is an American actor. His distinctive baritone voice has led to him being cast in many Western and action films, most notably The Big Lebowski, Tombstone, and Road House.

Sam Elliott photoshoot


Full NameSamuel Pack Elliott
Also Known AsSam Elliott
Date of BirthAugust 9, 1944
Age78 years old (As of 2023)
Place of BirthSacramento, California, United States
Zodiac SignLeo
Ancestry & HeritageEnglish, Scottish, Irish, German

Physical Stats

Height6 ft 2 in or 188 cm
Weight85 kg or 187 lbs
Body MeasurementsChest – 48 Inches<br>Waist – 35 Inches<br>Biceps – 16 Inches
Eye ColourGreen
Hair ColourGrey
Sam Elliott with Katharine Ross

Family & Relationships

ParentsHenry Nelson Elliott (Wildlife Official), Glynn Mamie (Teacher)
AffairsKatharine Ross (1978–1984)
Partner/SpouseKatharine Ross (m. 1984-present)
ChildrenCleo Rose Elliott

Education & Early Life

SchoolingDavid Douglas High School, Portland, Oregon
Higher EducationClark College, University of Oregon (Dropped Out)
Early LifeBorn in Sacramento, California in 1944. Grew up in Portland, Oregon. Developed interest in theater and performing from a young age.
Early InfluencesParents encouraged him to pursue creative interests. Enamored by cowboy and western films as a child.


DebutSam Elliott made his film debut with a minor role in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969). His first major role was in the TV movie Murder in Texas (1981).
Significant WorksTombstone, Gettysburg, The Big Lebowski, The Ranch, A Star is Born, 1883
Awards & NominationsNominated for an Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Critics’ Choice Award for A Star is Born (2018).
FilmographyButch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Tombstone, Hulk, Thank You for Smoking, The Hero, A Star is Born, 1883
Voice WorkPixar’s The Good Dinosaur, Family Guy
Music VideosElliott appeared in Taylor Swift’s music video “I Bet You Think About Me” (2021).
Tours & Live ShowsElliott has not done tours or live comedy shows.
CollaborationsFrequent collaborator with directors like Garry Marshall, Emmett Malloy, Bradley Cooper.
DocumentariesFeatured in Making of ‘Tombstone,’ ‘Milius,’ and other behind-the-scenes films.
Sam Elliott on The Hero Shooting

Net Worth & Assets

Net Worth$16 million
PropertiesRanch property in Malibu previously owned by Elliott sold for over $6 million.
Business VenturesCo-founded boots and apparel company Paradise Road with Kurt Russell.
InvestmentsElliott has invested in real estate and ranch properties over the years but not much is known about other investments.

Trivia & Miscellaneous

Hobbies & InterestsFlying planes, ranching and horses, golf
ControversiesNo major controversies
Philanthropy & ActivismSupports organizations like the Wildlife Waystation and American Humane.
Public ImageLauded as an icon of Western films and one of the most prolific actors of his generation.
Personal ChallengesElliott has been open about his struggles with alcoholism and sobriety earlier in his career.
Notable InterviewsJimmy Kimmel Live!, Marc Maron Podcast, SmartLess Podcast
Publications & BooksReleased autobiography “Gutterdigger’s Travels” in 2020.
Personal AnecdotesElliott met wife Katharine Ross on the set of The Legacy (1978).
Quotes“I just wanted to be a working actor. I didn’t want to be a star.”
Sam Elliott holding Award

Social Media & Online Presence

Instagram Handle@officialsamelliott
Twitter Handle@OfficialSamEllio
Facebook HandleOfficialSamElliott
Youtube ChannelSam Elliott

Legacy & Influence

Cultural ReferencesKnown for his iconic deep, gritty voice. Often impersonated in pop culture.
Achievements Outside Primary ProfessionSuccessful rancher and businessman with boots/apparel brand.
MentorshipElliott has reportedly mentored younger actors like Bradley Cooper.
LegacyElliott has a lasting legacy as the quintessential Western film actor of his generation. One of the most distinctive and recognizable voices in Hollywood.