Sam Shepard

Sam Shepard

Sam Shepard  American Actor

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According to our records, Sam Shepard is possibly single.


Sam Shepard was previously married to O-Lan Jones (1969 - 1984).

He has been in relationships with Jessica Lange (1982 - 2009), Patti Smith (1981 - 1982), Joyce Aaron (1965 - 1968) and Marisa Berenson.

Sam Shepard is rumoured to have hooked up with Joni Mitchell (1975).


Sam Shepard is a 72 year old American Actor. Born Samuel Shepard Rogers III on 5th November, 1943 in Fort Sheridan, Illinois, USA and educated at Duarte High School, Duarte, CA (1961), he is famous for The Right Stuff in a career that spans 1960s–present and 1962–present. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Sam Shepard has been in 7 on-screen matchups, including Diane Keaton in Baby Boom (1987), Dolly Parton in Steel Magnolias (1989), Ellen Burstyn in Resurrection (1980), Jessica Lange in Crimes of the Heart (1986) and Judy Davis in Dash and Lilly (1999).

Sam Shepard is a member of the following lists: American male dramatists and playwrights, American male screenwriters and American Theater Hall of Fame inductees.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 16 years - -
Dating4 27 years 8 years, 9 months 1 year
Rumoured1 42 years, 10 months - -
Total6 42 years, 10 months 15 years, 10 months 1 year


First Name Sam
Last Name Shepard
Full Name at Birth Samuel Shepard Rogers III
Alternative Name Charlie
Age 72 years
Birthday 5th November, 1943
Birthplace Fort Sheridan, Illinois, USA
Height 6' 1½" (187 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Crooked Teeth
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Duarte High School, Duarte, CA (1961)
University Mount San Antonio Junior College (dropped out)
Occupation Text Actor, Playwright, Director
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Right Stuff
Year(s) Active 1960s–present, 1962–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Judy Boals, Inc.
Official Websites,,
Father Samuel Shepard (died in 1984)
Mother Jane Elaine Rogers (b. 1917)
Sister Sandy Rogers, Roxanne Rogers

Sam Shepard (born Samuel Shepard Rogers III; November 5, 1943) is an American playwright, actor, and television and film director. He is the 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). Shepard received the PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater Award as a master American dramatist in 2009.

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Partner Comparison

Sam Shepard72 ScorpioActor
Jessica Lange67 AriesActress
Patti Smith69 CapricornSinger
Joni Mitchell72 ScorpioSinger
O-Lan Jones66 GeminiActress
Joyce Aaron-
Marisa Berenson69 AquariusActress


JesseMaleMay, 197046 years old
Hanna JaneFemale13th January, 198630 years old
Samuel WalkerMale14th June, 198729 years old


Midnight Special2016Calvin MeyerMovie
Bloodline2015Robert RayburnTV Show
Ithaca2015Willie GroganMovie
Cold in July2014RusselMovie
Klondike2014Father JudgeTV Show
Out of the Furnace2013Gerald 'Red' BazeMovie
August: Osage County2013Beverly WestonMovie
Savannah2013Mr. StubbsMovie
Safe House2012Harlan WhitfordMovie
Darling Companion2012Sheriff MorrisMovie
Killing Them Softly2012DillonMovie
You Were Never Here2012Paul StarkMovie
Inhale2010James HarrisonMovie
Fair Game2010Sam PlameMovie
Tough Trade2010TV Movie
Brothers2009Hank CahillMovie
The Accidental Husband2008WilderMovie
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford2007Frank JamesMovie
Ruffian2007Frank WhiteleyTV Movie
Bandidas2006Bill BuckMovie
Charlotte's Web2006Narrator (voice)Movie
The Return2006Ed MillsMovie
Walker Payne2006SyrusMovie
Don't Come Knocking2005Howard SpenceMovie
Stealth2005Capt. George CummingsMovie
The Notebook2004Frank CalhounMovie
Blind Horizon2003Sheriff Jack KolbMovie
Black Hawk Down2001GarrisonMovie
Swordfish2001Senator ReismanMovie
The Pledge2001Eric PollackMovie
After the Harvest2001Caleb GareTV Movie
Shot in the Heart2001Frank Gilmore, Sr.TV Movie
All the Pretty Horses2000J.C. FranklinMovie
One Kill2000Maj. Nelson GrayTV Movie
Snow Falling on Cedars1999Arthur ChambersMovie
Dash and Lilly1999Dashiell HammettTV Movie
Purgatory1999Wild Bill HickockTV Movie
It All Came True1998Will DodgeMovie
The Only Thrill1997Reece McHenryMovie
Streets of Laredo1995Pea EyeTV Show
The Good Old Boys1995TarnellTV Movie
Safe Passage1994Patrick SingerMovie
The Pelican Brief1993Thomas CallahanMovie
Thunderheart1992Frank CoutelleMovie
Defenseless1991Det. BeutelMovie
Voyager1991Walter FaberMovie
Bright Angel1990JackMovie
Steel Magnolias1989Spud JonesMovie
Baby Boom1987Dr. Jeff CooperMovie
Crimes of the Heart1986Doc PorterMovie
Fool for Love1985EddieMovie
Country1984Gil IvyMovie
Paris, Texas1984Movie
The Right Stuff1983Chuck YeagerMovie
Frances1982Harry YorkMovie
Raggedy Man1981BaileyMovie
Days of Heaven1978The FarmerMovie
Renaldo and Clara1978RodeoMovie
Great Performances1971NarratorTV Show
Brand X1970Movie
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