Sam Elliott

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Samuel Pack Elliott
  • Birth Place: Sacramento, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/09/1944, Leo
  • Profession: Actor
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Sam Elliott Fast Facts:
  • Made his film debut in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969).
  • Romanced his future wife, The Graduate star Katharine Ross, on the set of the 1979 mystery The Legacy. Although the two had both worked on Butch Cassidy, he as a bit player and she as the female lead, they had never met.
  • Vocal performance of Ben the Cow in the 2006 animated feature Barnyard included a cover of the Tom Petty-Jeff Lynne tune "I Won't Back Down."
  • Additional vocal credits: was the voice of Smokey the Bear in a series of wildfire-prevention PSA's; introduced the teams at the 2011 Super Bowl.
  • Sam Elliott Relationships:
  • Katharine Ross - Wife
  • Cleo Rose Elliott - Daughter
  • Sam Elliott Awards:
  • 1992 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 1995 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Special - Nominee
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Voice-Over Performance - Nominee
  • 1996 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

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