Michael Dorn Biography

Published On Dec 22, 2015
Facts of Michael Dorn
Date of Birth: 1952 , December-9
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Name Sam Champion
Birth Name Samuel James Champion
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Paducah, Kentucky
Ethnicity White
Profession Anchor
Working For ESPN
Net Worth 10 million dollar
Body Measurements 37-25-35
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Rubem Robierb (m. 2012)
Children Not Yet
Divorce Not Yet
Education Fairfax High School
Awards N/A
Siblings Teresa Champion
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Boyfriend N/A
Movies Full House
TV Show Today (since 1952)
Religion Roman Catholic
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram
Father James H. Champion
Mother Sylvia Champion
Famous for Journalist
Nick Name "Sam"
Salary $ 1.5 Million
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Though Dorn has already crossed his 60s, information related to his love affairs and married life is almost inaccessible. It seems like he is still living the single life and he has not been married yet.

Interested in acting since he was child, Dorn joined Pasadena City College and there he majored in radio and television production. While he was there, he was also active in music and also performed with different rock music bands in San Francisco and Los Angeles. He began his acting career since 1976 and that was from the movie, Rocky. In 1991, he appeared in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country and this uplifted his career somehow. He has been earning lucrative amount of salary and his net worth is said to be around $4 million.

Michael Dorn facts on timeline

Born in Luling, Texas

December 9 , 1952

Born as Michael Dorn in Luling, Texas, United States of America to Allie Lee Nauls and Fentress Dorn, Jr., Dorn was raised in Pasadena, California. He is an American and is black. He is six feet and four inch tall.

Began his acting career

1976

Interested in acting since he was child, Dorn joined Pasadena City College and there he majored in radio and television production. He began his acting career since 1976 and that was from the movie, Rocky. 

Appeared in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

1991

Though he began his acting career, he was not popular till the end of 1980s. In 1991, he portrayed the role of Klingon Defense Attorney in the movie, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country. This role raised him to prominence.

Appeared in video games

1993

Michael Dorn is not only an actor but also voice artists. Besides appearing in several hit movies, he has also appeared in lot of video games. He is also known for his deep resonant voice. In 1993, he appeared in the video game, Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers.

Nominated in Online Film & Television Association

1997

In 1997, for his role in the movie, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine he got his first major award nomination. That year, he got nominated in Online Film & Television Association. He was nominated in this award for Best Actor in a Syndicated Series.