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.
Attribute Details Full Name Samuel Pack Elliott Also Known As Sam Elliott Profession(s) Actor Date of Birth August 9, 1944 Age 78 years old (As of 2023) Place of Birth Sacramento, California, United States Nationality American Zodiac Sign Leo Ancestry & Heritage English, Scottish, Irish, German
Attribute Details Height 6 ft 2 in or 188 cm Weight 85 kg or 187 lbs Body Measurements Chest – 48 Inches<br>Waist – 35 Inches<br>Biceps – 16 Inches Eye Colour Green Hair Colour Grey
Family & Relationships
Attribute Details Parents Henry Nelson Elliott (Wildlife Official), Glynn Mamie (Teacher) Siblings None Affairs Katharine Ross (1978–1984) Relationship Married Partner/Spouse Katharine Ross (m. 1984-present) Children Cleo Rose Elliott
Education & Early Life
Attribute Details Schooling David Douglas High School, Portland, Oregon Higher Education Clark College, University of Oregon (Dropped Out) Early Life Born in Sacramento, California in 1944. Grew up in Portland, Oregon. Developed interest in theater and performing from a young age. Early Influences Parents encouraged him to pursue creative interests. Enamored by cowboy and western films as a child.
Attribute Details Debut Sam 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 Works Tombstone, Gettysburg, The Big Lebowski, The Ranch, A Star is Born, 1883 Awards & Nominations Nominated for an Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Critics’ Choice Award for A Star is Born (2018). Filmography Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Tombstone, Hulk, Thank You for Smoking, The Hero, A Star is Born, 1883 Voice Work Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur, Family Guy Music Videos Elliott appeared in Taylor Swift’s music video “I Bet You Think About Me” (2021). Tours & Live Shows Elliott has not done tours or live comedy shows. Collaborations Frequent collaborator with directors like Garry Marshall, Emmett Malloy, Bradley Cooper. Documentaries Featured in Making of ‘Tombstone,’ ‘Milius,’ and other behind-the-scenes films.
Net Worth & Assets
Attribute Details Net Worth $16 million Properties Ranch property in Malibu previously owned by Elliott sold for over $6 million. Business Ventures Co-founded boots and apparel company Paradise Road with Kurt Russell. Investments Elliott has invested in real estate and ranch properties over the years but not much is known about other investments.
Trivia & Miscellaneous
Attribute Details Hobbies & Interests Flying planes, ranching and horses, golf Controversies No major controversies Philanthropy & Activism Supports organizations like the Wildlife Waystation and American Humane. Public Image Lauded as an icon of Western films and one of the most prolific actors of his generation. Personal Challenges Elliott has been open about his struggles with alcoholism and sobriety earlier in his career. Notable Interviews Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Marc Maron Podcast, SmartLess Podcast Publications & Books Released autobiography “Gutterdigger’s Travels” in 2020. Personal Anecdotes Elliott 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.”
Social Media & Online Presence
Attribute Details Instagram Handle @officialsamelliott Twitter Handle @OfficialSamEllio Facebook Handle OfficialSamElliott Youtube Channel Sam Elliott
Legacy & Influence
Attribute Details Cultural References Known for his iconic deep, gritty voice. Often impersonated in pop culture. Achievements Outside Primary Profession Successful rancher and businessman with boots/apparel brand. Mentorship Elliott has reportedly mentored younger actors like Bradley Cooper. Legacy Elliott has a lasting legacy as the quintessential Western film actor of his generation. One of the most distinctive and recognizable voices in Hollywood.