Sam Elliott is a well-known American actor who is known for his resonant and deep voice, and also for his thick mustache. Elliott has successfully appeared in a number of television shows and films and has also received many awards. He started his career as a character actor and made his television debut in 1968. Let’s find out how much is Sam Elliott’s net worth in 2018.
Sam Elliott Early Life
Samuel Pack Elliott was born on August 9, 1944, in Sacramento, California to his parents Glynn Mamie Sparks and Henry Nelson Elliott.
He completed his schooling at David Douglas High School in Portland Oregon and then studied at Washington’s Clark College. Elliott joined the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity at the California State University.
When in Clark College, Elliott was a lead cast of ‘Guys and Dolls’. After leaving his college, he used to work for a construction company. Following that, he went on to join the California Army National Guard.
In 1984, Sam Elliott got married to Katharine Ross. The couple has a daughter named Cleo Rose Elliott. His daughter is currently a musician.
Sam Elliott Career, Awards & Achievement
In 1968, Sam Elliott was seen in the television series ‘Felony Squad’. A year later, he guest-appeared in ‘Land of the Giants’. This was followed by a guest appearing in ‘The F.B.I’, ‘Judd, for the Defense’, and ‘Lancer’.
Elliott was seen as Bryant in the made-for-television film ‘The Challenge’. In 1970, he became a cast of the series ‘Mission: Impossible’. He then appeared in the TV movie ‘Assault on the Wayne’. He has lent his voice to ‘Robot Chicken.
He has starred in TV series like ‘The Ranch’, ‘Conagher’, ‘The Yellow Rose’, and ‘Once an Eagle’. His other TV movie appearance include ‘Molly and Lawless John’, ‘Evel Knievel’, ‘The Sacketts’, ‘Murder in Texas’, ‘The Shadow Riders’, ‘Travis McGee’, ‘The Quick and the Dead’, ‘Buffalo Girls’, ‘Rough Riders’, ‘You Know my name’, ‘Grandma’, ‘Up in the Air’, ‘Ghost Rider’, and ‘Avenger’.
Sam Elliott made his film debut by appearing in a film in 1969. He then went on to appear in many films like ‘Frogs’, ‘Lifeguard’, ‘’The Shadow Riders’, ‘Mask’, ‘Gone to Texas’, ‘Fatal Beauty’, ‘Shakedown’, ‘Tombstone’, ‘Gettysburg’, and ‘The Big Lebowski’.
He has lent his voice in the film ‘Adventures of Mowgli’, ‘’Barnyard’, ‘’Marmaduke’, ‘Rock Dog’, and ‘The Hero’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2001, Sam Elliott won the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award. He has been nominated twice for the Golden Globe Awards and twice in the Primetime Emmy Awards. In 1990, he won the Golden Boot Award and is the winner of the 2015 Critics Choice Television Awards. He has won the Western heritage Awards five times in his career. In 2017, Elliott won the Newport Beach Film Festival Award.
Net Worth of Sam Elliott
Sam Elliott has an estimated net worth of more than $12 million. This fortune comes from his career as a successful actor. He has appeared in many films and television series since the late 1960s. He has also ventured into voice acting. In 2018, he will be seen in the films ‘A Star Is Born’ and ‘The Man Who Killed Hitler And Then The Bigfoot’. Elliott is also a producer and is currently appearing in the television series ‘The Ranch’ as Beau Bennett.
Sam Elliott is considered one of the most popular actors in the world. He will be next lending his voice as Ward Hill Lamon in the film ‘The Gettysburg Address’. Sam Elliott has starred in many films and has also successfully appeared in TV films. The actor found considerable success after developing his career as a character actor. His breakthrough came by appearing in the film ‘Mask’.