Sam Shepard

Sam Shepard (born November 5, 1943) was an American playwright, actor, and television and film director. He is author of several books of short stories, essays, and memoirs, and received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1979 for his play Buried Child. Shepard was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of pilot Chuck Yeager in The Right Stuff (1983). Description above from the Wikipedia article Sam Shepard, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Known For

Birth Location Fort Sheridan, Illinois, USA
Born 1943-11-05
Died 2017-07-27

Movies

2017
Never Here as Paul Stark
2017
In Dubious Battle as Mr. Anderson
2017
Midnight Special as Calvin Meyer
2016
Ithaca as Willie Grogan
2015
Cold in July as Russell
2014
August: Osage County as Beverly Weston
2013
Out of the Furnace as Gerald 'Red' Baze
2013
Mud as Tom Blankenship
2013
Savannah as Mr. Stubbs
2013
2012
Darling Companion as Sheriff Morris
2012
Safe House as Harlan Whitford
2012
Blackthorn as James
2011
Inhale as James Harrison
2010
2010
Brothers as Hank Cahill
2009
Felon as Gordon
2008
The Accidental Husband as Wilder Lloyd
2008
2008
Ruffian as Frank Whiteley
2007
Charlotte's Web as Narrator (voice)
2006
The Return as Ed Mills
2006
Walker Payne as Syrus
2006
Bandidas as Bill Buck
2006
Stealth as Capt. George Cummings
2005
2005
Trudell as Himself
2005
The Notebook as Frank Calhoun
2004
Blind Horizon as Sheriff Jack Kolb
2003
Leo as Vic
2002
Black Hawk Down as Maj. Gen. William F. Garrison
2001
Shot in the Heart as Frank Gilmore, Sr.
2001
Swordfish as Senator James Reisman
2001
After the Harvest as Caleb Gare
2001
The Pledge as Eric Pollack
2001
Kurosawa as Narrator (voice)
2000
All the Pretty Horses as J.C. Franklin
2000
Hamlet as Ghost
2000
One Kill as Maj. Nelson Gray
2000
Snow Falling on Cedars as Arthur Chambers
1999
Dash and Lilly as Dashiell Hammett
1999
Purgatory as Sheriff Forrest / Wild Bill Hickock
1999
Curtain Call as Will Dodge
1998
The Only Thrill as Reece McHenry
1997
Lily Dale as Pete Davenport
1996
The Good Old Boys as Tarnell
1995
Dear Antonioni as Self
1995
Safe Passage as Patrick Singer
1994
The Pelican Brief as Thomas Callahan
1993
Thunderheart as Frank Coutelle
1992
Defenseless as Det. Beutel
1991
Voyager as Walter Faber
1991
Bright Angel as Jack
1990
Steel Magnolias as Spud Jones
1989
Baby Boom as Dr. Jeff Cooper
1987
Crimes of the Heart as Doc Porter
1986
Fool for Love as Eddie
1985
Country as Gil Ivy
1984
The Right Stuff as Chuck Yeager
1983
Frances as Harry York
1982
Raggedy Man as Bailey
1981
Resurrection as Cal
1980
Days of Heaven as The Farmer
1978
1978
1970

Movies

Tesla In Memory Of
2020
Buried Child Writer
2016
True West Writer
2016
2005
True West Writer
2002
Simpatico Theatre Play
1999
1994
Silent Tongue Writer
1993
Silent Tongue Director
1993
Far North Director
1988
Fool for Love Theatre Play
1985
Fool for Love Screenplay
1985
Paris, Texas Writer
1984
True West Writer
1984
Tongues Writer
1982
Tongues Music
1982
Savage/Love Writer
1981
1978
Zabriskie Point Screenplay
1970
1969