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Sam Neill

Nigel John Dermot "Sam" Neill (born 14 September 1947) is a New Zealand actor. He is perhaps best known for his starring role as paleontologist Dr Alan Grant in Jurassic Park and Jurassic Park III. He has also had a number of high-profile roles including: the lead in Reilly, Ace of Spies, the adult Damien in Omen III: The Final Conflict, Merlin in the miniseries Merlin, Captain Vasily Borodin in The Hunt for Red October, Lord Friedrich Hoffman in Snow White: A Tale of Terror, and Alisdair Stewart in The Piano. Most recently he played Cardinal Thomas Wolsey in the Peace Arch Entertainment production for Showtime, The Tudors. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sam Neill licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Sep 14, 1947 In Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
128
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie The Commuter 2018-01-11
Known For
Poster of New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands
Poster of Merlin's Apprentice
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of The Sullivans
Filmography
Series The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant Governor Arthur Phillip 2018
Movie The Commuter 2018-01-11
Movie David Stratton: A Cinematic Life Himself 2017-03-09
Movie Thor: Ragnarok 2017-10-25
Movie Hunt for the Wilderpeople Hec Faulkner 2016-03-31
Movie The Daughter Walter 2016-03-17
Movie Tommy's Honour Alexander Boothby 2016-06-15
Movie New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands Himself - Narrator 2016-07-19
Series New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands Narrator 2016-07-19
Series Tutankhamun Lord Carnarvon 2016-10-16
Movie Backtrack Duncan Stewart 2015-07-25
Movie The Dovekeepers 2015-03-31
Movie Why Anzac with Sam Neill Himself 2015-04-21
Movie MindGamers Kreutz 2015-10-04
Movie And Then There Were None General John MacArthur 2015-12-26
Series And Then There Were None General John MacArthur 2015-12-26
Movie A Long Way Down Chris Crichton 2014-03-20
Movie United Passions Joao Havelange 2014-06-19
Series Old School Ted McCabe 2014-05-23
Movie Escape Plan Dr. Kyrie 2013-10-09
Series Peaky Blinders C.I. Chester Campbell 2013-09-12
Movie The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box Otto Luger 2013-12-05
Series Alcatraz Emerson Hauser 2012-01-16
Movie The Vow Bill Thornton 2012-02-05
Movie The Dragon Pearl Chris Chase 2011-03-11
Movie The Hunter Jack Mindy 2011-10-06
Series Happy Town Merritt Grieves 2010-04-28
Movie Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole Allomere (voice) 2010-07-10
Movie In Her Skin Mr. Reid 2009-03-13
Movie Daybreakers Charles Bromley 2009-01-06
Movie Skin Abraham Laing 2009-07-24
Movie Under the Mountain Mr. Jones 2009-12-10
Movie Iron Road Alfred Nichol 2009-08-09
Series Crusoe Jeremiah Blackthorn 2008-10-04
Movie Dean Spanley Dean Spanley 2008-12-12
Movie Angel Théo 2007-02-17
Series The Tudors Cardinal Thomas Wolsey 2007-04-01
Movie Voyage of the Nautilus Hubert Wilkins 2006-02-25
Series Merlin's Apprentice 2006-04-14
Movie The Making of 'Event Horizon' 2006-04-18
Movie Merlin's Apprentice Merlin 2006-04-14
Movie Irresistible Craig 2006-04-18
Series To the Ends of the Earth Mr. Prettiman 2005-07-06
Movie Gallipoli Narrator 2005-03-18
Movie To the Ends of the Earth Mr. Prettiman 2005-07-06
Movie Little Fish The Jockey 2005-07-19
Movie Yes Anthony 2005-08-05
Movie The Triangle Eric Benerall 2005-12-05
Series The Triangle Unknown 2005-12-05
Movie The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant 2005-10-30
Movie Jessica Richard Runche 2004-07-18
Movie Stiff Lionel Merricks 2004-06-19
Movie Wimbledon Dennis Bradbury 2004-09-13
Series Jessica 2004-07-18
Movie Perfect Strangers Man 2003-10-09
Movie Hyperspace Himself 2002-04-30
Movie Framed Eddie Meyers 2002-02-13
Series Doctor Zhivago Victor Komarovsky 2002-11-24
Movie Dirty Deeds Ray 2002-07-18
Movie Doctor Zhivago Victor Komarovsky 2002-11-24
Movie Jurassic Park III Dr. Alan Grant 2001-07-18
Movie Submerged Lt. Cmdr. Charles B. 'Swede' Momsen 2001-05-20
Series Space Unknown 2001-07-22
Movie The Zookeeper Ludovic 2001-09-13
Series Richard & Judy Unknown 2001-11-26
Movie SuperCroc narrator 2001-10-25
Movie Sally Hemings: An American Scandal Thomas Jefferson 2000-02-13
Movie The Dish Cliff Buxton - Dish Master 2000-07-11
Movie The Magic Pudding Sam Sawnoff (voice) 2000-12-14
Movie My Mother Frank Professor Mortlock 2000-08-16
Series Rove Himself 1999-09-22
Movie Bicentennial Man Richard Martin 1999-12-17
Series Merlin Merlin 1998-04-26
Movie The Horse Whisperer Robert MacLean 1998-05-14
Movie Merlin Merlin 1998-04-26
Series The Games Unknown 1998-08-07
Movie The Revengers' Comedies Henry Bell 1998-06-09
Movie Snow White: A Tale of Terror Lord Friedrich Hoffman 1997-07-18
Movie Event Horizon Dr. William Weir 1997-08-15
Movie Children of the Revolution David 'Dave' Hoyle, aka Agent 'Nine' 1996-06-14
Movie In Cold Blood Agent Alvin Dewey 1996-11-24
Movie Victory Mr. Jones 1996-12-13
Series In Cold Blood 1996-11-24
Movie Forgotten Silver Himself 1995-10-28
Movie Restoration King Charles II 1995-12-29
Movie Country Life Dr. Max Askey 1994-10-27
Movie The Jungle Book Colonel Geofferey Brydon 1994-12-23
Movie In the Mouth of Madness John Trent 1994-12-12
Movie Family Pictures David Eberlin 1993-03-20
Movie The Piano Alisdair Stewart 1993-05-19
Movie Sirens Norman Lindsay 1993-10-01
Movie The Rainbow Warrior Chief Inspector Alan Galbraith 1993-05-22
Movie Jurassic Park Dr. Alan Grant 1993-06-11
Movie Memoirs of an Invisible Man David Jenkins 1992-02-28
Movie Hostage John Rennie 1992-05-10
Movie Fever Elliot 1991-05-11
Movie One Against the Wind Major James Leggatt, The Guards 1991-12-01
Movie Until the End of the World Eugene Fitzpatrick 1991-09-12
Movie The Hunt for Red October Captain Vasily Borodin 1990-03-02
Movie Death in Brunswick Carl 1990-11-08
Movie Dead Calm John Ingram 1989-04-07
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie The French Revolution Marquis de La Fayatte 1989-10-01
Movie A Cry in the Dark Michael Chamberlain 1988-11-11
Movie The Umbrella Woman Neville Gifford 1987-05-14
Series Amerika 1987-02-15
Movie Amerika Colonel Andrei Denisov 1987-02-15
Movie Strong Medicine Vince Lord 1986-01-01
Movie For Love Alone James Quick 1986-05-22
Movie Plenty Lazar 1985-09-20
Movie Robbery Under Arms Capt. Starlight 1985-03-28
Series Kane & Abel Unknown 1985-11-17
Movie Kane & Abel William Lowell Kane 1985-11-17
Movie The Blood of Others Bergman 1984-05-02
Movie Enigma Dimitri Vasilikov 1983-01-28
Series Reilly, Ace of Spies Unknown 1983-09-05
Movie Reilly: Ace of Spies Sidney Reilly 1983-09-05
Movie Ivanhoe Brian de Bois-Guilbert 1982-02-23
Movie Attack Force Z Sergeant Costello 1982-06-10
Movie Omen III: The Final Conflict Damien Thorn 1981-03-20
Movie From a Far Country Marian 1981-09-15
Movie Possession Mark 1981-05-27
Movie Just Out Of Reach Mike 1979-10-01
Movie My Brilliant Career Harry Beecham 1979-08-17
Movie The Journalist Rex 1979-11-15
Movie Sleeping Dogs Smith 1977-10-06
Series The Sullivans Unknown 1976-11-15
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24