Person Details

Birthday: 1947-09-14 23:21:54

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, UK

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Movie Involvements: 91

TV Involvements: 23


Most Famous Work

Biography

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.

Most Famous Work

Peaky Blinders
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9

Peaky Blinders

(2013) C.I. Chester Campbell
The Commuter
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6

The Commuter

(2018) Captain Hawthorne
Jurassic World: Dominion
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0

Jurassic World: Dominion

(2022) Dr. Alan Grant
Peter Rabbit
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7

Peter Rabbit

(2018) Mr. McGregor / Tommy Brock (voice)
Escape Plan
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7

Escape Plan

(2013) Dr. Kyrie
The Tudors
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8

The Tudors

(2007) Cardinal Thomas Wolsey
Jurassic Park
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8

Jurassic Park

(1993) Dr. Alan Grant
Event Horizon
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7

Event Horizon

(1997) Dr. William Weir

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2022 Dr. Alan Grant
Actor Odin
2020 Frankie Scales (voice)
Colin
Narrator (Himself)
2019 Himself
Paddy Payne
Tom
Leo
2018 Himself - Presenter
Mr. McGregor / Tommy Brock (voice)
Fred Smith
Captain Hawthorne
2017 Actor Odin
Alexander Boothby
Roland “Tiny” Rowland
Himself
2016 Lord Carnarvon
Himself - Narrator
Narrator
Hec Faulkner
2015 General John MacArthur
Walter
Kreutz
Duncan Stewart
Himself
N/A
2014 Joao Havelange
Ted McCabe
Chris Crichton
2013 Self
Otto Luger
Dr. Kyrie
Himself
C.I. Chester Campbell
2012 Bill Thornton
Emerson Hauser
2011 Jack Mindy
Self
Chris Chase
Himself
2010 Allomere (voice)
Himself
Merritt Grieves
2009 Mr. Jones
Charles Bromley
Alfred Nichol
Abraham Laing
Alfred Nichol
Mr. Reid
2008 Dean Spanley
Jeremiah Blackthorn
2007 Cardinal Thomas Wolsey
Self
Himself
Théo
2006 Mick
N/A
Craig
Merlin
Himself
Hubert Wilkins
2005 Eric Benerall
N/A
Governor Arthur Phillip
Anthony
The Jockey
Mr. Prettiman
Self
Narrator
2004 Dennis Bradbury
N/A
Richard Runche
Lionel Merricks
2003 Man
2002 Victor Komarovsky
Ray
Eddie Meyers
2001 N/A
narrator
Ludovic
Himself
Dr. Alan Grant
Lt. Cmdr. Charles B. 'Swede' Momsen
2000 Sam Sawnoff (voice)
Cliff Buxton - Dish Master
Professor Mortlock
Thomas Jefferson
1999 Sir
Himself
Prime Minister Gibson
1998 N/A
Henry Bell
Robert MacLean
Merlin
1997 Dr. William Weir
Lord Friedrich Hoffman
1996 Mr. Jones
Agent Alvin Dewey
David 'Dave' Hoyle, aka Agent 'Nine'
1995 King Charles II
Himself
John Trent
1994 Colonel Geofferey Brydon
Dr. Max Askey
Norman Lindsay
1993 Narrator
Dr. Alan Grant
Chief Inspector Alan Galbraith
Alisdair Stewart
David Eberlin
1992 John Rennie
David Jenkins
1991 Major James Leggatt, The Guards
Eugene Fitzpatrick
Elliot
Carl
1990 Vasily Borodin
1989 Molloy (voice)
Marquês de Lafayette
John Ingram
1988 Michael Chamberlain
Oscar Ogg
1987 Neville Gifford
Colonel Andrei Denisov
1986 James Quick
Vince Lord
1985 William Lowell Kane
Lazar
Capt. Starlight
1984 Bergman
Mr. Gentleman
1983 Sidney Reilly
1982 Dimitri Vasilikov
Sergeant Costello
Brian de Bois-Guilbert
1981 Marian
Mark
Damien Thorn
1980 Tony Duff
1979 Rex
Mike
Harry Beecham
1977 Smith
Narrator
1976 N/A
1975 Eric
1951 N/A
Charles Overton
Duncan Connelly
Major Chester Campbell
Narrator
Year Character Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2004 Director
1979 Director
1977 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1979 Writer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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