Sam Neill

Actor | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Jurassic Park (1993) | Jurassic Park III (2001) | Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 25 nominations More »
AKA 
John Dermot
BORN 
Sep 14, 1947 (age 70)
HEIGHT 
5' 11¾" (1.82m)

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Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (86 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (50 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for House of BondHouse of Bond (TV Mini-series) Tiny Rowland ( 2 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Apr 25, 2017) Tiny Rowland  Less
    • Episode 1 (Apr 24, 2017) Tiny Rowland (credit only)  Less
  • Primary photo for TutankhamunTutankhamun (TV Mini-series) Lord Carnarvon ( 4 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 4
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  • Primary photo for And Then There Were NoneAnd Then There Were None (TV Mini-series) General John MacArthur ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 2
    • Episode #1.2 (Dec 27, 2015) General John MacArthur  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Dec 26, 2015) General John MacArthur  Less
  • Primary photo for The DovekeepersThe Dovekeepers (TV Mini-series) Josephus ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for House of HancockHouse of Hancock (TV Mini-series) Lang Hancock ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for Peaky BlindersPeaky Blinders (TV Series) Major Chester Campbell / Inspector Chester Campbell ( 12 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 12
    • Episode #2.6 (Nov 6, 2014) Major Chester Campbell  Less
    • Episode #2.5 (Oct 30, 2014) Major Chester Campbell  Less
    • Episode #2.4 (Oct 23, 2014) Major Chester Campbell  Less
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  • Primary photo for Old SchoolOld School (TV Series) Ted McCabe ( 8 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 8
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  • Primary photo for Short PoppiesShort Poppies (TV Series) Mr. Neal ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for HarryHarry (TV Series) DSS Jim Stockton ( 6 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 6
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  • Primary photo for The OrdainedThe Ordained (TV Movie) Governer Michael Thomas Riley  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for AlcatrazAlcatraz (TV Series) Emerson Hauser ( 13 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 13
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  • Primary photo for IceIce (TV Mini-series) Anthony Kavanagh ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for RakeRake (TV Series) Dr. Bruce Chandler ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Happy TownHappy Town (TV Series) Merritt Grieves ( 8 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 8
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  • Primary photo for CrusoeCrusoe (TV Series) Jeremiah Blackthorn ( 14 episodes, 2008–2010 )  Less 2008–2010 14
    • The Return (Jan 31, 2009) Jeremiah Blackthorn  Less
    • The Traveler (Jan 24, 2009) Jeremiah Blackthorn (uncredited)  Less
    • The Hunting Party (Jan 17, 2009) Jeremiah Blackthorn (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Iron RoadIron Road (TV Mini-series) Alfred Nichol ( 2 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009 2
  • Primary photo for The TudorsThe Tudors (TV Series) Cardinal Thomas Wolsey ( 10 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 10
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  • Primary photo for Two TwistedTwo Twisted (TV Series) Mick ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Merlin's ApprenticeMerlin's Apprentice (TV Mini-series) Merlin ( 2 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 2
  • Primary photo for The TriangleThe Triangle (TV Mini-series) Eric Benerall ( 3 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 3
  • Primary photo for Sci Fi Inside: 'The Triangle'Sci Fi Inside: 'The Triangle' (TV Movie) Eric Benerall  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for To the Ends of the EarthTo the Ends of the Earth (TV Mini-series) Mr. Prettiman ( 3 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 3
  • Primary photo for Mary BryantMary Bryant (TV Mini-series) Governor Arthur Phillip ( 2 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 2
  • Primary photo for The Brush-OffThe Brush-Off (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for JessicaJessica (TV Movie) Richard Runche  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for StiffStiff (TV Movie) Lionel Merricks, Producer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for FramedFramed (TV Movie) Eddie Meyers  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Doctor ZhivagoDoctor Zhivago (TV Mini-series) Victor Komarovsky ( 2 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 2
  • Primary photo for SubmergedSubmerged (TV Movie) Lt. Cmdr. Charles B. 'Swede' Momsen  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Sally Hemings: An American ScandalSally Hemings: An American Scandal (TV Movie) Thomas Jefferson  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The GamesThe Games (TV Series) Citytrans World CEO ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
    • Transport! (Nov 9, 1998) Citytrans World CEO  Less
  • Primary photo for MerlinMerlin (TV Mini-series) Merlin ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for In Cold BloodIn Cold Blood (TV Mini-series) Agent Alvin Dewey ( 2 episodes, 1996 )  Less 1996 2
  • Primary photo for Forgotten SilverForgotten Silver (TV Movie) Himself - Actor & Director, Special Thanks  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Molloy ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for The Rainbow WarriorThe Rainbow Warrior (TV Movie) Alan Galbraith  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Family PicturesFamily Pictures (TV Movie) David Eberlin  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for One Against the WindOne Against the Wind (TV Movie) Major James Leggatt, The Guards  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for FeverFever (TV Movie) Elliott  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Leap of FaithLeap of Faith (TV Movie) Oscar Ogg  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Strong MedicineStrong Medicine (TV Movie) Vince Lord  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for AmerikaAmerika (TV Mini-series) Colonel Andrei Denisov ( 6 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 6
    • Part VII (Feb 22, 1987) Colonel Andrei Denisov  Less
    • Part V (Feb 19, 1987) Colonel Andrei Denisov  Less
    • Part IV (Feb 18, 1987) Colonel Andrei Denisov  Less
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  • Primary photo for Kane & AbelKane & Abel (TV Mini-series) William Lowell Kane ( 2 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 2
  • Primary photo for The Country GirlsThe Country Girls (TV Movie) Mr. Gentleman  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Reilly: Ace of SpiesReilly: Ace of Spies (TV Mini-series) Sidney Reilly ( 12 episodes, 1983 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 12
    • Shutdown (Nov 16, 1983) Sidney Reilly, Soundtrack ((performer: "When the Red, Red Robin Goes Bob, Bob, Bobbin' Along") (uncredited)  Less
    • The Last Journey (Nov 9, 1983) Sidney Reilly  Less
    • The Trust (Nov 2, 1983) Sidney Reilly  Less
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  • Primary photo for The SullivansThe Sullivans (TV Series) Ben Dawson (1980)  Less 1976–1983
  • Primary photo for IvanhoeIvanhoe (TV Movie) Brian de Bois-Guilbert  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Young RamsayYoung Ramsay (TV Series) Crossland ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Lucinda BrayfordLucinda Brayford (TV Mini-series) Tony Duff  Less 1980– 
  • Primary photo for The City of NoThe City of No (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1971
Self (59 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Le ChampionLe Champion Narrator  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Get Krack!nGet Krack!n (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Sunday Night with Megyn KellySunday Night with Megyn Kelly (TV Series) Himself - Actor (segment "The Americans are Coming") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for David Stratton: A Cinematic LifeDavid Stratton: A Cinematic Life Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Julia Zemiro's Home DeliveryJulia Zemiro's Home Delivery (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for New Zealand: Earth's Mythical IslandsNew Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands (TV Mini-series) Himself - Narrator ( 3 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • New Arrivals (Dec 11, 2016) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    • Wild Extremes (Dec 4, 2016) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    • Cast Adrift (Nov 27, 2016) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Graham Norton ShowThe Graham Norton Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for And Then There Was Something: The Making of 'And Then There Were None'And Then There Was Something: The Making of 'And Then There Were None' (Video) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Weekly with Charlie PickeringThe Weekly with Charlie Pickering (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for River Deep, Mountain High: James Nesbitt in New ZealandRiver Deep, Mountain High: James Nesbitt in New Zealand Himself  Less 2013 £200K
  • Primary photo for The HourThe Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2011–2012 )  Less 2011–2012
  • Primary photo for The Story of Film: An OdysseyThe Story of Film: An Odyssey (TV Mini-series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Return to Jurassic Park: Dawn of a New EraReturn to Jurassic Park: Dawn of a New Era (Video) Himself / Dr. Alan Grant  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Return to Jurassic Park: Making PrehistoryReturn to Jurassic Park: Making Prehistory (Video) Himself / Dr. Alan Grant  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Return to Jurassic Park: The Next Step in EvolutionReturn to Jurassic Park: The Next Step in Evolution (Video) Himself / Dr. Alan Grant  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Himself - Audience Member ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Storm StoriesStorm Stories (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Bro'TownBro'Town (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for SunriseSunrise (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Beached AzBeached Az (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for A Taste of My LifeA Taste of My Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Séries expressSéries express (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Verity Lambert: Drama QueenVerity Lambert: Drama Queen (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 3 News3 News (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Working with a Master: John CarpenterWorking with a Master: John Carpenter (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 19th Annual ARIA AwardsThe 19th Annual ARIA Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for At the MoviesAt the Movies (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for GallipoliGallipoli Narrator (voice)  Less 2005 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The Tem ShowThe Tem Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Colin McCahon: I AmColin McCahon: I Am Colin McCahon (voice)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Making of 'Wimbledon: The Movie'Making of 'Wimbledon: The Movie' (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Sleeping Dogs'The Making of 'Sleeping Dogs' (Video) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Enough Rope with Andrew DentonEnough Rope with Andrew Denton (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Rove LiveRove Live (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2001–2003 )  Less 2001–2003
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Dinosaurs of 'Jurassic Park III'The Dinosaurs of 'Jurassic Park III' (Video) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Steven Spielberg Directs 'Jurassic Park'Steven Spielberg Directs 'Jurassic Park' (Video) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Jurassic Park III'The Making of 'Jurassic Park III' (Video) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Special Effects of 'Jurassic Park III'The Special Effects of 'Jurassic Park III' (Video) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for SuperCrocSuperCroc (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for SpaceSpace (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter ( 6 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001
    • Boldly Go (Aug 26, 2001) Himself - Presenter  Less
    • New Worlds (Aug 19, 2001) Himself - Presenter  Less
    • Are We Alone? (Aug 12, 2001) Himself - Presenter  Less
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  • Primary photo for Live LunchLive Lunch (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Numero BrunoNumero Bruno (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Beyond Jurassic ParkBeyond Jurassic Park (Video) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Voyage of the NautilusVoyage of the Nautilus (TV Movie) Hubert Wilkins (voice)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The 56th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for GomorronGomorron (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Steven SpielbergAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Steven Spielberg (TV Special) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Jurassic Park'The Making of 'Jurassic Park' (Video) Himself / Alan Grant (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Making of Rudyard Kipling's 'The Jungle Book'The Making of Rudyard Kipling's 'The Jungle Book' (TV Movie) Himself - 'Colonel Brydon'  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Jurassic Park'The Making of 'Jurassic Park' (Video) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Entertainment UKEntertainment UK (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself - 'Jurassic Park' ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
    • Episode #2.116 (Jul 8, 1993) Himself - 'Jurassic Park'  Less
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 42nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV  Less 1985
Archive Footage (18 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Kids ReactKids React (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for BuckBuck Robert MacLean (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2011 $4MM
  • Primary photo for Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & VideotapeVideo Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The TudorsThe Tudors (TV Series) Cardinal Woolsey ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Death of a Monarchy (Jun 20, 2010) Cardinal Woolsey (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Farewall to the King: Michael Hirst on The Tudors FinaleFarewall to the King: Michael Hirst on The Tudors Finale (Video) Cardinal Thomas Wolsey (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Premio Donostia a Meryl StreepPremio Donostia a Meryl Streep (TV Special) Michael Chamberlain (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 5 Second Movies5 Second Movies (TV Series) Dr. Alan Grant ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Jurassic Park (Apr 7, 2008) Dr. Alan Grant (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Reinventando HollywoodReinventando Hollywood (TV Movie) Cardinal Thomas Wolsey (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Maquillando entre monstruosMaquillando entre monstruos (TV Movie) Dr. Alan Grant (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Event Horizon'The Making of 'Event Horizon' (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for GetawayGetaway (TV Series) Dr. Alan Grant ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Found (Jun 23, 2005) Dr. Alan Grant (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Before StardomBefore Stardom (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Plenty: Days of Plenty - A Conversation with Director Fred SchepisiPlenty: Days of Plenty - A Conversation with Director Fred Schepisi (Video) Lazar (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Time TeamTime Team (TV Series) Dr. Alan Grant ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Inside 'The Living Daylights'Inside 'The Living Daylights' (Video) James Bond (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: VoyagerStar Trek: Voyager (TV Series) Dr. William Weir ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
    • Random Thoughts (Nov 19, 1997) Dr. William Weir (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Celluloid HeroesThe Celluloid Heroes (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995

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