Person Details

Birthday: 1943-11-05 03:10:22

Death: 2017-07-27 03:10:22

Aliases: Samuel Shepard Rogers

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Fort Sheridan, Illinois, USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 74

TV Involvements: 3


Most Famous Work

Biography

Sam Shepard (born November 5, 1943) was an American playwright, actor, and television and film director. He is author of several books of short stories, essays, and memoirs, and received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1979 for his play Buried Child. Shepard was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of pilot Chuck Yeager in The Right Stuff (1983). Description above from the Wikipedia article Sam Shepard, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Most Famous Work

Black Hawk Down
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7

Black Hawk Down

(2001) Maj. Gen. William F. Garrison
The Notebook
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8

The Notebook

(2004) Frank Calhoun
Stealth
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5

Stealth

(2005) Capt. George Cummings
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
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7
The Pelican Brief
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7

The Pelican Brief

(1993) Thomas Callahan
Safe House
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6

Safe House

(2012) Harlan Whitford
Swordfish
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6

Swordfish

(2001) Senator James Reisman
Bloodline
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7

Bloodline

(2015) Robert Rayburn

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 The Writer
2017 Himself
Paul Stark
Mr. Anderson
2016 Calvin Meyer
2015 Willie Grogan
Robert Rayburn
2014 Russell
Father Judge
2013 Beverly Weston
Gerald 'Red' Baze
Tom Blankenship
Mr. Stubbs
2012 N/A
Himself
Dillon
Sheriff Morris
Harlan Whitford
2011 James
2010 James Harrison
2009 Hank Cahill
2008 Gordon
Wilder Lloyd
Himself
2007 Himself
Frank James
Frank Whiteley
2006 Narrator (voice)
Ed Mills
Syrus
Bill Buck
2005 Capt. George Cummings
Howard
Himself
2004 Frank Calhoun
2003 Sheriff Jack Kolb
Himself
2002 Himself
Vic
2001 Maj. Gen. William F. Garrison
Frank Gilmore, Sr.
Senator James Reisman
Caleb Gare
Eric Pollack
2000 Narrator (voice)
J.C. Franklin
Ghost
Maj. Nelson Gray
1999 Arthur Chambers
Dashiell Hammett
Sheriff Forrest / Wild Bill Hickock
1998 Will Dodge
Himself
1997 Reece McHenry
1996 Pete Davenport
1995 Pea Eye Parker
Tarnell
Self
1994 Patrick Singer
1993 Thomas Callahan
1992 Frank Coutelle
1991 N/A
Walter Faber
1990 Jack
1989 Spud Jones
1988 N/A
1987 Dr. Jeff Cooper
1986 Doc Porter
1985 Eddie
1984 Gil Ivy
1983 Chuck Yeager
1982 Harry York
1981 Bailey
1980 Cal
1978 The farmer
Rodeo
1970 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1993 Director
1988 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

Sound

Year Role Movie/Tv
1982 Music
Year Role Movie/Tv

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