Sam Neill Biography

Published On Jan 24, 2017
Facts of Sam Neill
Date of Birth: 1947 , September-14
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
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Sam Neil is a married man and he has married two times. He married his first wife Lisa Harrow in 1978 and they were married for about 11 years and they couple have one son. They were together and happy but couldn’t marriage their marriage for long and got divorced in 1989. After then he married his second wife Noriko Watanabe on September 2, 1989. The couple is blessed with one child and they are together since their marriage.

Sam Neil is one of the successful actors in Hollywood and he has earned a lot from his acting career. In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be $12 million.

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Born in Omagh, Country Tyrone, Northern Ireland.

1947

Sam Neil was born in the late 1940s in Omagh, Country Tyrone, Northern Ireland. He was born as Nigel John Dermot to his parents Dermot Neil and Priscilla Beatrice. He is one of the famous actors and is professionally known as Sam Neil.

Married with Lisa Harrow

1978

Sam Neil got married to his first wife Lisa Harrow in the year 1978. They couple were happy and was blessed with one son. The couple was together for more than a decade buy they couldn’t continue their marriage for long and got divorced in 1989.

Married with Noriko Watanabe

1989

Sam Neil got married to his second wife Noriko Watanabe on September 2, 1989. She is the current wife of Sam Neil and they are together since their marriage. The couple is blessed with one child and they are a happily married couple.

Net worth is $12 million

2016

Sam Neil is one of the successful actors in Hollywood and he has earned a lot from his professional career. In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be around $12 million, which he has earned by playing many roles in movies and television shows.

Movie debut from Land Fall

1975

Sam Neil made his first movie appearance from the movie Land Fall in 1975. In that movie he had the role of Eric and his role was admired. After that he was cast in many movies and his recent movie cast was on Tommy’s Honor.

Television debut from Ivan hole

1982

Sam Neil made his television debut from television series Ivan hole in 1982. In that television series he had the role of Brain de Bois-Guilbert. After that he made appearance in many television shows and series and his recent appearance was on Tutankhamun. 

Appointed as Officer of the Order of the British Empire

1991

Besides acting, Sam Neil was appointed as the Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1991, for his acting and professional skills. After then he was also appointed as the Distinguished Companion of the Newzeland Order of Merit in 2009.