Sam Shepard Actor author playwright

Sam Shepard is a 73 years old Actor author playwright from Fort Sheridan. Sam Shepard was born on November 05, 1943 (died on July 27, 2017, he was 73 years old) in Fort Sheridan as Samuel Shepard Rogers III. His nickname was III Samuel Shepard Rogers.

Sam Shepard



Sam Shepard is an American playwright actor and television and film director. He is the 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.
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His real name:
Birth name of Sam Shepard is Samuel Shepard Rogers III
Is Sam Shepard still alive?

No, he died on 07/27/2017, 6 years ago. He was 73 years old when he died. Cause of death: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. He died in Midway



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He married with O-Lan Jones (69), in 1969. Sam Shepard was 25 and O-Lan Jones was 18 years old. After 15 years, they break up in 1984.

Sam Shepard net worth

He had a net worth of 10 million dollars.


Sam Shepard Movies (92)

There are 92 movies of Sam Shepard.

His first feature film was Brothers (2009, as Hank Cahill). He was 66 when he starred in this movie. Since 2009, he has appeared in 92 feature films. The last one is The Holy Modal Rounders: Bound to Lose (2007). In this movie, we watched him as himself .

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Sam Shepard movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Sam Shepard TV Shows (3)

His first TV Show was Streets of Laredo (1995).

Awards (4)

Awarded John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship , awarded Pulitzer Prize for Drama , awarded Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences , nominated Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1983 ,


He graduated from Mt. San Antonio College

What was Sam's zodiac sign?

Sam Shepard zodiac sign was scorpio.

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