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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:
126
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie The Commuter 2018-01-11
Known For
Poster of Tutankhamun
Poster of New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands
Poster of The Piano
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

The Commuter (2018)

Thriller Action
Movie

The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant (2018)

Drama
Series
as Governor Arthur Phillip

Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

Action Adventure Fantasy Science Fiction
Movie

Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

Drama Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Hec Faulkner
7.9 345 votes

The Daughter (2016)

Drama
Movie
as Walter
6.1 18 votes

Tommy's Honour (2016)

Movie
as Alexander Boothby

New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands (2016)

Documentary
Series
as Narrator
10 1 votes

Tutankhamun (2016)

Drama
Series
as Lord Carnarvon
3.4 5 votes

New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands (2016)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself - Narrator

Why Anzac with Sam Neill (2015)

Movie
as Himself

Backtrack (2015)

Horror Mystery
Movie
as Duncan Stewart
5.5 104 votes

The Dovekeepers (2015)

Drama
Movie
2.9 4 votes

MindGamers (2015)

Action Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Kreutz

And Then There Were None (2015)

Crime Mystery Drama
Movie
as General John MacArthur
7.8 60 votes

And Then There Were None (2015)

Drama Mystery
Series
as General John MacArthur
7.4 50 votes

A Long Way Down (2014)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Chris Crichton
6.2 313 votes

United Passions (2014)

Drama
Movie
as Joao Havelange
2.9 14 votes

Old School (2014)

Comedy Crime Drama
Series
as Ted McCabe
8 3 votes

Escape Plan (2013)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Dr. Kyrie
6.7 1441 votes

Peaky Blinders (2013)

Drama
Series
as C.I. Chester Campbell
7.9 139 votes

The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013)

Fantasy Adventure Family
Movie
as Otto Luger
5.1 63 votes

Alcatraz (2012)

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery
Series
as Emerson Hauser
5.8 60 votes

The Vow (2012)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Bill Thornton
6.9 1079 votes

The Dragon Pearl (2011)

Adventure
Movie
as Chris Chase
4.1 8 votes

The Hunter (2011)

Drama Thriller Adventure
Movie
as Jack Mindy
6.7 192 votes

Happy Town (2010)

Mystery
Series
as Merritt Grieves
6.3 8 votes

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)

Animation Adventure Family Fantasy
Movie
as Allomere (voice)
6.5 603 votes

Daybreakers (2009)

Fantasy Horror Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Charles Bromley
6 541 votes

In Her Skin (2009)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Mr. Reid
6.1 29 votes

Skin (2009)

Drama
Movie
as Abraham Laing
6.8 10 votes

Iron Road (2009)

Drama
Movie
as Alfred Nichol
7 1 votes

Under the Mountain (2009)

Fantasy Adventure Drama
Movie
as Mr. Jones
4.1 12 votes

Crusoe (2008)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Jeremiah Blackthorn
6.7 3 votes

Dean Spanley (2008)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Dean Spanley
7.2 17 votes

Angel (2007)

Romance Drama
Movie
as Théo
5.4 34 votes

The Tudors (2007)

Drama History Romance
Series
as Cardinal Thomas Wolsey
7.5 74 votes

Voyage of the Nautilus (2006)

Documentary
Movie
as Hubert Wilkins
5.5 1 votes

Merlin's Apprentice (2006)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series

Irresistible (2006)

Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Craig
5.3 26 votes

Merlin's Apprentice (2006)

Adventure Fantasy
Movie
as Merlin
5 10 votes

To the Ends of the Earth (2005)

Drama
Series
as Mr. Prettiman
4.8 2 votes

To the Ends of the Earth (2005)

Drama
Movie
as Mr. Prettiman
6.5 4 votes

Gallipoli (2005)

Documentary
Movie
as Narrator
9.3 3 votes

Little Fish (2005)

Drama Crime
Movie
as The Jockey
5.9 24 votes

The Triangle (2005)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8 3 votes

The Triangle (2005)

Fantasy
Movie
as Eric Benerall
5.8 50 votes

The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant (2005)

Drama
Movie
7 10 votes

Yes (2005)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Anthony
5.9 7 votes

Jessica (2004)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Richard Runche

Stiff (2004)

Crime Comedy
Movie
as Lionel Merricks
7.5 1 votes

Wimbledon (2004)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Dennis Bradbury
5.9 248 votes

Jessica (2004)

Drama
Series
4 1 votes

Perfect Strangers (2003)

Action Drama Foreign Thriller
Movie
as Man
4.8 5 votes

Hyperspace (2002)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
7.5 6 votes

Framed (2002)

Action Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Eddie Meyers
3.7 3 votes

Doctor Zhivago (2002)

Drama
Series
as Victor Komarovsky

Dirty Deeds (2002)

Crime Comedy Drama Thriller
Movie
as Ray
5.7 7 votes

Doctor Zhivago (2002)

Drama
Movie
as Victor Komarovsky
6.7 22 votes

Space (2001)

Documentary
Series

Submerged (2001)

Drama
Movie
as Lt. Cmdr. Charles B. 'Swede' Momsen

Jurassic Park III (2001)

Adventure Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Dr. Alan Grant
5.7 1782 votes

The Zookeeper (2001)

Movie
as Ludovic
6.8 5 votes

Richard & Judy (2001)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
3 2 votes

SuperCroc (2001)

Documentary
Movie
as narrator

Sally Hemings: An American Scandal (2000)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Thomas Jefferson

The Dish (2000)

History Comedy Drama
Movie
as Cliff Buxton - Dish Master
6.5 52 votes

The Magic Pudding (2000)

Family
Movie
as Sam Sawnoff (voice)
4 1 votes

My Mother Frank (2000)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Professor Mortlock

Rove (1999)

Comedy
Series
as Himself

Bicentennial Man (1999)

Comedy Science Fiction
Movie
as Richard Martin
6.8 779 votes

Merlin (1998)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Merlin
6.4 35 votes

The Horse Whisperer (1998)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Robert MacLean
6.6 240 votes

Merlin (1998)

Adventure Drama Fantasy
Movie
as Merlin
6 37 votes

The Games (1998)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

The Revengers' Comedies (1998)

Comedy Crime Romance
Movie
as Henry Bell
3.8 7 votes

Snow White: A Tale of Terror (1997)

Fantasy Horror
Movie
as Lord Friedrich Hoffman
6 51 votes

Event Horizon (1997)

Horror Science Fiction Mystery
Movie
as Dr. William Weir
6.4 630 votes

Children of the Revolution (1996)

Comedy Drama Foreign
Movie
as David 'Dave' Hoyle, aka Agent 'Nine'
5.4 8 votes

In Cold Blood (1996)

Crime TV Movie
Movie
as Agent Alvin Dewey
4.6 6 votes

Victory (1996)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Mr. Jones
4.7 3 votes

In Cold Blood (1996)

Drama
Series
7.3 3 votes

Forgotten Silver (1995)

Comedy
Movie
as Himself
6.9 26 votes

Restoration (1995)

Drama Romance
Movie
as King Charles II
6.1 25 votes

Country Life (1994)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Dr. Max Askey
8 1 votes

The Jungle Book (1994)

Adventure Drama Family
Movie
as Colonel Geofferey Brydon
5.9 86 votes

In the Mouth of Madness (1994)

Mystery Horror Thriller
Movie
as John Trent
7 241 votes

Family Pictures (1993)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as David Eberlin

The Piano (1993)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Alisdair Stewart
7.1 227 votes

Sirens (1993)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Norman Lindsay
5.5 24 votes

The Rainbow Warrior (1993)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Chief Inspector Alan Galbraith
6 1 votes

Jurassic Park (1993)

Adventure Science Fiction
Movie
as Dr. Alan Grant
7.5 4105 votes

Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992)

Comedy Fantasy Science Fiction
Movie
as David Jenkins
5.7 110 votes

Hostage (1992)

Thriller Action Drama
Movie
as John Rennie
5 2 votes

Fever (1991)

Thriller Drama
Movie
as Elliot
5 1 votes

One Against the Wind (1991)

History Drama
Movie
as Major James Leggatt, The Guards

Until the End of the World (1991)

Thriller Drama Science Fiction Action
Movie
as Eugene Fitzpatrick
6.2 42 votes

The Hunt for Red October (1990)

Action Adventure Thriller
Movie
as Captain Vasily Borodin
7.1 836 votes

Death in Brunswick (1990)

Drama
Movie
as Carl
6.1 7 votes

Dead Calm (1989)

Crime Thriller Horror Drama
Movie
as John Ingram
6.6 145 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 844 votes

The French Revolution (1989)

Drama War History Thriller
Movie
as Marquis de La Fayatte
6.1 5 votes

A Cry in the Dark (1988)

Drama
Movie
as Michael Chamberlain
6.4 36 votes

The Umbrella Woman (1987)

Drama Romance Foreign
Movie
as Neville Gifford
5.5 2 votes

Amerika (1987)

Drama
Series

Amerika (1987)

Action TV Movie Drama Fantasy
Movie
as Colonel Andrei Denisov
6 2 votes

Strong Medicine (1986)

Drama
Movie
as Vince Lord

For Love Alone (1986)

Movie
as James Quick
3 1 votes

Plenty (1985)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Lazar
5.6 7 votes

Robbery Under Arms (1985)

Western History
Movie
as Capt. Starlight

Kane & Abel (1985)

Drama
Series
8 4 votes

Kane & Abel (1985)

Movie
as William Lowell Kane
8 1 votes

The Blood of Others (1984)

Romance Drama War History
Movie
as Bergman
5.5 1 votes

Enigma (1983)

Adventure Drama Action Thriller Foreign
Movie
as Dimitri Vasilikov
5.7 3 votes

Reilly, Ace of Spies (1983)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown

Reilly: Ace of Spies (1983)

Movie
as Sidney Reilly
6.8 6 votes

Ivanhoe (1982)

Drama History Adventure
Movie
as Brian de Bois-Guilbert
6.4 8 votes

Attack Force Z (1982)

War Drama Action
Movie
as Sergeant Costello
4.5 4 votes

Omen III: The Final Conflict (1981)

Drama Horror Thriller
Movie
as Damien Thorn
5.4 109 votes

From a Far Country (1981)

Drama History
Movie
as Marian
3.5 3 votes

Possession (1981)

Drama Horror
Movie
as Mark
6.9 120 votes

Just Out Of Reach (1979)

Movie
as Mike

My Brilliant Career (1979)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Harry Beecham
5.1 10 votes

The Journalist (1979)

Comedy
Movie
as Rex

Sleeping Dogs (1977)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Smith
5.6 4 votes

The Sullivans (1976)

Drama Soap
Series

Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)

Drama
Series
as Unknown