Sam Shepard

Sam Shepard

  • Born on
    • November 5th, 1943
  • Died on
    • July 27th, 2017
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

Starring Sam Shepard on Plex


Acting (57 Credits)

2019Rolling Thunder Revue as The Writer
2017Never Here as Paul Stark
2016Midnight Special as Calvin Meyer
2016In Dubious Battle as Mr. Anderson
2015Ithaca as Willie Grogan
2014Cold in July as Russell
2014Klondike (2014) as Father Judge
2013Out of the Furnace as Gerald 'Red' Baze
2013August: Osage County as Beverly Weston
2013Savannah as Mr. Stubbs
2012Mud as Tom Blankenship
2012Safe House as Harlan Whitford
2012Darling Companion as Sheriff Morris
2012Killing Them Softly as Dillon
2011Blackthorn as JamesWatch Free
2010Inhale as James Harrison
2010Fair Game
2009Brothers as Hank Cahill
2008The Accidental Husband as Wilder Lloyd
2008Felon as Gordon
2007The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford as Frank James
2006The Return as Ed Mills
2006Bandidas as Bill Buck
2006Charlotte's Web as Narrator (voice)
2005Don't Come Knocking as Howard
2005Stealth as George Cummings
2004The Notebook as Frank Calhoun
2003Blind Horizon as Sheriff Jack Kolb
2002Leo as Vic
2001Shot in the Heart as Frank Gilmore, Sr.
2001Swordfish as Senator James Reisman
2001The Pledge as Eric Pollack
2001Black Hawk Down as Maj. Gen. William F. Garrison
2000Hamlet as Ghost
2000All the Pretty Horses as J.C. Franklin
1999Purgatory as Sheriff Forrest / Wild Bill Hickock
1999Snow Falling on Cedars as Arthur Chambers
1998It All Came True as Will Dodge
1997The Only Thrill as Reece McHenryWatch Free
1995The Good Old Boys as Tarnell
1995Streets of Laredo as Pea Eye Parker
1994Safe Passage as Patrick Singer
1993The Pelican Brief as Thomas Callahan
1992Thunderheart as Frank Coutelle
1991Voyager as Walter Faber
1991Defenseless as Det. Beutel
1990Bright Angel as Jack Russell
1989Steel Magnolias as Spud Jones
1987Baby Boom as Dr. Jeff Cooper
1986Crimes of the Heart as Doc Porter
1985Fool for Love as Eddie
1984Country as Gil Ivy
1983The Right Stuff as Chuck Yeager
1982Frances as Harry York
1981Raggedy Man as Bailey
1980Resurrection as Cal
1978Days of Heaven as The Farmer

Director (2 Credits)



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