Sam Worthington

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Date of Birth August 2, 1976
Place of Birth Godalming, England
Age 44 years old
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Sam Worthington

Samuel Henry John Worthington is a British-born Australian actor and writer. He portrays Jake Sully in the Avatar film series, Marcus Wright in Terminator Salvation, and Perseus in Clash of the Titans as well as its sequel Wrath of the Titans. He then transitioned to more dramatic roles, appearing in Everest, Hacksaw Ridge, The Shack, Manhunt: Unabomber, and Fractured. He also voiced the protagonist, Captain Alex Mason, in the video games Call of Duty: Black Ops and Call of Duty: Black Ops II. In 2004, Worthington received Australia's highest film award for his lead role in Somersault.

Born: Samuel Henry John Worthington, August 02, 1976, Godalming, Surrey, England
Nationality: Australia
Alma mater: National Institute of Dramatic Art
Occupation: Actor, writer
Years active: 2000–present
Home town: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Children: 2
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About Sam Worthington

Australian actor who earned international fame for his leading role in the hit 2009 science fiction adventure film Avatar. Often cast in action roles, he starred as Perseus in Clash of the Titans and as Marcus Wright in Terminator Salvation.

Before Fame

After dropping out of college, he worked as a bricklayer and a construction worker while living in Queensland. The National Institute of Dramatic Art gave him a scholarship while he was working as a bricklayer.

Achievement

He won Australia's Top Film Award for his performance in the 2004 independent film Somersault.

Family Life

His mother, Jeanne J., worked as a housewife, and his father, Ronald, worked at a power plant. He dated actress Maeve Dermody from 2004 to 2007. He then married model Lara Bingle in 2014, and the couple welcomed their first child, a son named Rocket, in March 2015. In 2017, they welcomed a son named Racer.

Associations

He starred in Avatar, directed by James Cameron.

Information related to Sam Worthington

  • People educated at John Curtin College of the Arts
  • Male actors from Perth, Western Australia
  • Best Actor AACTA Award winners
  • Male actors from Surrey
  • Australian Christians
  • National Institute of Dramatic Art alumni
  • 21st-century Australian male actors
  • 20th-century Australian male actors
  • Naturalised citizens of Australia
  • Australian male film actors
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Latest information about Sam Worthington updated on August 05, 2020.