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Sam Shepard
Birthday: November 5, 1943

Birth Place: Fort Sheridan, Illinois, USA
Height: 6' 1"

Below is a complete filmography (list of movies he's appeared in) for Sam Shepard. If you have any corrections or additions, please email us at corrections@actorsofhollywood.com. We'd also be interested in any trivia or other information you have.



A Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright (for 1979's Buried Child), an Oscar-nominated actor, and a director and screenwriter to boot, multi-talented Sam Shepard has made a career of plumbing the darker depths of middle-American rural sensibilities and Western myths. The son of a military man, he was born Samuel Shepard Rogers on November 3, 1943, in Fort Sheridan, IL. Following a peripatetic childhood, part of which was spent on a farm, Shepard left home in late adolescence to move to New York City, where by the age of 20, he already had two plays produced. As a playwright, Shepard went on to win a number of Obies for such dramas as Curse of the Starving Class (1977), which he made into a film in 1994, and True West (aired on PBS in 1986). As an actor, the lanky and handsome Shepard made his feature film debut with a small role in Bronco Bullfrog (1969) and didn't resurface again until Bob Dylan's disastrous Renaldo and Clara (1978). The film followed Shepard's residence in London during the early '70s, where he worked on-stage as an actor and director when not playing drums for his band, The Holy Modal Rounders, which had performed as part of Dylan's Rolling Thunder Revue in 1975. Also in 1978, Shepard made a big impression playing a wealthy landowner in Terrence Malick's Days of Heaven, but it was not until he received a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for playing astronaut Chuck Yeager in The Right Stuff (1983) that he became a well-known actor. Following this success, he went on to specialize in playing drifters, cowboys, con artists, and eccentric characters with only the occasional leading role. Some of his more notable work included Paris, Texas (1984), which he also wrote; Fool For Love (1985), which was adapted from his play of the same name; Baby Boom (1987), Steel Magnolias (1989), and The Pelican Brief (1993). In addition to acting and writing, Shepard has also directed: in 1988, he made his debut with Far North, a film he wrote especially for his off-screen leading lady, Jessica Lange, with whom he has acted in Frances (1982), Country (1984), and Crimes of the Heart (1986).In 1999, Shepard could be seen on both the big and small screen. He appeared in Snow Falling on Cedars and Dash and Lilly, a made-for-TV movie for which he won an Emmy nomination in the role of the titular Dashiell Hammett. In addition, he also lent his writing skills to Simpatico, a Nick Nolte vehicle about friendship and loss adapted from Shepard's play of the same name.

Movie Credits
Ruffian (2007)
[ Frank Whaley ][ Jason Douglas ]
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
[ Brad Pitt ][ Casey Affleck ][ Ridley Scott ][ Sam Rockwell ][ Tony Scott ]
The Return (2006)
[ Adam Scott ]
Bandidas (2006)
[ Steve Zahn ][ Luc Besson ][ Dwight Yoakam ]
Walker Payne (2006)
[ Jason Patric ][ Bruce Dern ]
Stealth (2005)
[ Josh Lucas ][ Jamie Foxx ][ David Bowie ][ Robert Davi ][ Wentworth Miller ]
Don't Come Knocking (2005)
[ Tim Roth ][ Wim Wenders ][ George Kennedy ][ Bono ][ Gabriel Mann ]
The Notebook (2004)
[ Ryan Gosling ][ James Marsden ][ James Garner ][ Kevin Connolly ][ Paul Johansson ]
Blind Horizon (2003)
[ Val Kilmer ][ Steve-O ][ Gil Bellows ][ Leo Fitzpatrick ][ Giancarlo Esposito ]
Leo (2002)
[ Dennis Hopper ][ Joseph Fiennes ][ Justin Chambers ][ Jake Weber ]
Black Hawk Down (2001)
[ Orlando Bloom ][ Ewan McGregor ][ Josh Hartnett ][ Jason Isaacs ][ Eric Bana ]
Shot in the Heart (2001)
[ Giovanni Ribisi ][ Elias Koteas ][ Barry Levinson ][ Lee Tergesen ][ Eric Bogosian ]
Swordfish (2001)
[ John Travolta ][ Hugh Jackman ][ Vinnie Jones ][ Don Cheadle ][ Tate Donovan ]
After the Harvest (2001)
The Pledge (2001)
[ Jack Nicholson ][ Benicio Del Toro ][ Mickey Rourke ][ Aaron Eckhart ][ Harry Dean Stanton ]
All the Pretty Horses (2000)
[ Matt Damon ][ Robert Patrick ][ Lucas Black ][ Henry Thomas ][ Bruce Dern ]
One Kill (2000)
[ Eric Stoltz ]
Hamlet (2000)
[ Bill Murray ][ Ethan Hawke ][ Casey Affleck ][ Steve Zahn ][ Liev Schreiber ]
Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)
[ Ethan Hawke ][ James Cromwell ][ Max von Sydow ][ Bing Crosby ][ Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa ]
Curtain Call (1999)
[ Michael Caine ][ James Spader ][ Frank Whaley ]
Dash and Lilly (1999)
[ David Paymer ]
Purgatory (1999)
[ Peter Stormare ][ Donnie Wahlberg ][ Eric Roberts ][ Randy Quaid ][ John Diehl ]
The Only Thrill (1997)
[ Robert Patrick ][ Tate Donovan ][ Brandon Smith ]
Lily Dale (1996)
The Good Old Boys (1995)
[ Matt Damon ][ Tommy Lee Jones ][ Tommy Lee ][ Bruce McGill ][ Wilford Brimley ]
Safe Passage (1994)
[ Sean Astin ][ Nick Stahl ][ Jason London ][ Robert Sean Leonard ][ Matt Keeslar ]
The Pelican Brief (1993)
[ Denzel Washington ][ Stanley Tucci ][ John Lithgow ][ Tony Goldwyn ][ John Heard ]
Thunderheart (1992)
[ Val Kilmer ][ Fred Ward ][ Graham Greene ][ Fred Dalton Thompson ]
Defenseless (1991)
[ J.T. Walsh ][ Martin Campbell ][ Jay O. Sanders ][ John Kapelos ]
Bright Angel (1991)
[ Dermot Mulroney ][ Benjamin Bratt ][ Bill Pullman ][ Will Patton ][ Delroy Lindo ]
Homo Faber (1991)
Steel Magnolias (1989)
[ Dylan McDermott ][ Tom Skerritt ][ Kevin J. O'Connor ]
Baby Boom (1987)
[ James Spader ][ Chris Noth ][ Pat Hingle ]
Crimes of the Heart (1986)
Fool for Love (1985)
[ Randy Quaid ][ Robert Altman ][ Harry Dean Stanton ]
Paris, Texas (1984)
[ Harry Dean Stanton ][ Dean Stockwell ][ Wim Wenders ]
Country (1984)
[ Wilford Brimley ]
The Right Stuff (1983)
[ Dennis Quaid ][ Ed Harris ][ Jeff Goldblum ][ Lance Henriksen ][ Harry Shearer ]
Frances (1982)
[ Kevin Costner ][ M.C. Gainey ][ Lane Smith ][ Allen Payne ]
Raggedy Man (1981)
[ Eric Roberts ][ Henry Thomas ][ William Sanderson ][ Tracey Walter ]
Resurrection (1980)
[ Richard Farnsworth ][ Lane Smith ]
Days of Heaven (1978)
[ Richard Gere ][ Terrence Malick ]
Renaldo and Clara (1978)
[ Harry Dean Stanton ][ Bob Dylan ][ Allen Ginsberg ]
Brand X (1970)


  • Won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1979 for his three-act play "Buried Child."
  • Living with Jessica Lange (1982-present). They have two children. [1982 - present]
  • Suffers from fear of flying.
  • Has a son named Jesse from his marriage to O-Lan Jones and two children, Hanna and Walker, from his longtime relationship with Jessica Lange.
  • Was the drummer for late 1960s bands "Lothar and the Hand People" and "The Holy Modal Rounders" per a short interview in the August, 1970 issue of Playboy (the former confirmed by the interviewer, who was at the Astor Place Theater in NYC to see a twin-bill of the then-26-year-old Shepard's plays, "The Unseen Hand" and "Forensic and the Navigators") and encountered Shepard drumming away in the lobby with Lothar et al.
  • He wrote the 1971 play "Cowboy Mouth" with girlfriend Patti Smith and played in the very first production the role of Slim (with Smith in the role of Cavale). It is the only time he has played one of his own characters. Just before the second night's performance, Shepard was so disturbed about the experience of playing Slim, he abandoned the role without a word to anyone and left town. He has always had a fear of live audiences.
  • Currently lives with Jessica Lange and their children outside of Stillwater, Minnesota. [2005]
  • Has twice been nominated for Broadway's Tony Award as author of a Best Play nominee: in 1996 for "Buried Child" and in 2000 for "True West."
  • Born in Illinois and grew up in California.
  • By the time he was 30, he had already written 30 produced plays in New York.
  • Collaborated with Bob Dylan in writing the song "Brownsville Girl," which appeared on Dylan's 1986 album "Knocked Out Loaded." The eleven-minute song is considered by many to be a bright spot in what was otherwise a creative drought for Dylan from the late seventies to the early nineties.

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