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Sam Neill

Manish Khanal Published On Fri Mar 06 2020   Modified On Tue Mar 10 2020
Sam Neill

Facts of Sam Neill

Full NameSam Neill
First NameSam
Last NameNeill
Birth NameNigel John Dermot "Sam" Neill 
ProfessionActor, Producer
NationalityNew Zealanders
Birth CityOmagh
Birth CountryIreland
Father NameDermot Neill
Father ProfessionArmy
Mother NamePriscilla Beatrice
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual Orientationstraight
Marital StatusRelation
SpouseLisa Harrow (m. 1980- div. 1989), Noriko Watanabe (m. 1989- div. 2017)
Relation WithLaura Tingle
No Of Children4
AwardsAACTA Award for Best Actor
FilmographyThor,Peaky Blinders
EducationVictoria University
Height182 cm
Twitter Profile
Insta Profile
Wiki Profile
Date of BirthSeptember 14,1947
Age73 years
Amount18 million


    Body and Relation Status of Sam Neill

    What is Sam Neill marital status ?Relation
    How many children does Sam Neill have ?4
    Who is Sam Neill married with?Lisa Harrow (m. 1980- div. 1989), Noriko Watanabe (m. 1989- div. 2017)
    Who is Sam Neill in Relation with?Laura Tingle
    What is the height of Sam Neill?182 cm
    What is the weight of Sam Neill?kg

    Sam Neill is the famous New Ireland born actor, writer, producer, director, and winemaker. He is come to limelight after appearing in the 1993 famous Hollywood movie, Jurassic Park. Sam was even part of the famous English crime drama series, Peaky Blinders

    Born as Nigel John Dermot "Sam" Neill on September 14, 1947, Sam is the son of Dermot Neill and his wife, Priscilla Beatrice. His father was an army officer and was placed in Northern Ireland while Sam was born. After graduation from Victoria University in Bachelors of Arts, he started his acting career.

    Relationship Status of Sam Neill

    As per the reports published by Daily Mail, Sam Neill is in a relationship with Australian political journalist Laura Tingle. Before he started dating the journalist, Sam divorced with his former wife, Noriko Watanabe

    Sam Neil in a photo shoot
    Image: The actor, writer, and producer Sam Neill 
    Source: Delicious

    Similar to Sam, Laura is also a divorced woman. She was previously married to an Australian columnist and former writer for The Sydney Morning Herald, Alan Ramsey

    The couple walked down the aisle in 1995. From the relationship, Tingle has a daughter. They ended their thirty-two years-long relationship in 2012.

    Sam was Previously Married Twice

    Yes, You read that right, Sam has been married twice in his life. Neill shared a romantic relationship with actress Lisa Harrow. The couple was in a relationship from 1980 till 1989. The duo was blessed with a boy, Tim Neill, in 1983.

    The beautiful relationship ended after nine years. Neither of them mentioned the reason. Soon after the divorce with his first wife, Neill met his to be second wife, make-up artist, Noriko Watanabe. They tied their knot before the end of 1989

    Sam Neill with his former wife
    Image: Sam Neill along with his former wife, Noriko 
    Source: Daily Mail

    In 1991, they welcomed their daughter, Elena Neill. Although this was the only biological child of Neill and Norika, Norika had a daughter, Maiko Spencer, from her previous relationship. After the marriage, Sam took her under his custody. However, this beautiful relationship came to an end in 2017

    In addition, Sam is a biological father of a son, Andrew, who was adopted by someone unknown. He fathered Andrew while Neill was in his early twenties. As per some reports, the two met each other recently. 

    How Rich is the Actor, Sam Neill?

    Sam Neill has a net worth of $18 Million which is similar to Suzy Kolber. He accumulates most of his income through his acting career and business. He owns a winery called Two Paddocks, consisting of a vineyard at Gibbston. 

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    Sam Owns a lucrative Mansion in New Zealand, which has an estimated value of $12 Million. In addition, he has another Villa in Queenstown Lakes worth about $5.62 Million. Sam's films have grossed more than $3 Billion in Worldwide Box Office Collection. 

    Award And Recognition

    Sam was appointed as the Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1991. He has been named a Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit. He was awarded an honorary Doctor of Letters by the University of Canterbury in 2002.

    Sam Neill as Odin in Thor
    Image: Sam in the Marvel Movie, Thor
    Source: Marvel Universe 

    Neill won AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his appearance in Evil Angels. He appeared as the father of Thor, Odin in Marvel Series, Thor: Ragnarok along with the director, Taika Waititi. Sam has more than 130 credits for working as a actor. 


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