Facts of Sam Rockwell
|Full Name||Sam Rockwell|
|Birth Name||Sam Rockwell|
|Birth City||Daly City, California|
|Father Name||Pete Rockwell|
|Mother Name||Penny Hess|
|Date of Birth||November 5,1968|
The 3 decades that Sam Rockwell has spent in show business have made him a popular name among audiences. He has worked on some of the most popular TV shows and movies of the decade.
In fact, he starred in the Marvel blockbuster Iron Man 2 and has also won an academy award for his acting in “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”.
According to IMDb, he has over 105 film credits to his name and is a Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, BAFTA, and Oscar winner.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Sam Rockwell?
Sam Rockwell has a net worth of around $30 million as of April 2020. His fortune had not changed substantially from 2019 (when his worth was $30 million).
He made his riches primarily from a career as an actor. His first movie role came in 1989, since then he has done a plethora of movies, most of which have been commercial and critical successes.
Decorated Career In Movies
After debuting with Clownhouse in 1989, he got another minor role in the 1990 film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; he is still known for his minor role in the film.
A year later, in 1991, he came out with Strictly Business, then after a few roles, he got a leading role in the 1997 film Lawn Dogs.
In 1999, he played the role of Francis Flute in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and in the same year, he worked with Tom Hanks on one of the most critically acclaimed films of the year, The Green Mile, on which he played the deranged murderer, William "Wild Bill" Wharton.
Then he got the role of Eric Knox, in the hit Charlie's Angels. After a few decent successes, he then played Rick in 2002’s 13 Moons.
He then had the leading role of Chuck Barris in the George Clooney directed film bio-pic Confessions of a Dangerous Mind. Another one of his popular movies is The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which came out in 2005.
The science-fiction film Moon came out in 2009 in which he had the main role. Iron Man 2 came out in 2010 in which he played the antagonist Justin Hammer.
Poltergeist came out in 2015, which was another one of his acclaimed performances, this time in the horror genre.
A few films later, he played the role of Officer Jason Dixon, a troubled police officer on the film “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” in 2017.
His performance was widely received as the best performance by a supporting actor, and he even went on to take home the Best Supporting Actor award at the Academy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, BAFTA Awards, and SAG Awards.
The film portrays the story of a woman, played Frances McDormand, who rents out 3 billboards to draw the attention of people to the unsolved rape and murder of her daughter.
In 2018, Rockwell starred as George W. Bush in Vice and got an Oscar nod for his role. Some other well-known films of the actor are Jojo Rabbit, Richard Jewell, Trolls World Tour and The One and Only Ivan, etc.
He is also a popular face on TV and has a couple of popular roles like Vic on F Is for Family and Bob Fosse on “Fosse/Verdon”.
Interesting: Sam Rockwell worked with Anna Kendrick on the 2015 film Mr. Right.
Who Is Sam Rockwell Married To?
Sam Rockwell has never been married as of April 2020. He is, however, in a relationship with Leslie Bibb. They first started dating in 2007 and have appeared in some films together.
Although Bibb has been his girlfriend for over a decade, they have yet to announce plans for marriage. Similarly, they do not have any kids together; in fact, Rockwell said in an interview that he never wants to become a parent.
Short Biography: What Is His Age In 2020?
Sam Rockwell was born on November 5, 1968, in Daly City, California, U.S. to Pete Rockwell and Penny Hess. He is 51 years old as of April 2020.
He went to the San Francisco School of the Arts before graduating from Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts.