Sam Shepard Rank
About Sam Shepard
Sam Shepard, was a multiple award-winning American playwright, author, actor, and a director who played the Chuck Yeager character in the 1983 movie titled “The Right Stuff”. His tall list of filmography includes “The Accidental Husband”, “Cold in July” and “In Dubious Battle”.
As an author, he was credited for writing a number of novels such as “The One Inside” and “Spy of the First Person”. He also wrote lots of plays during his time, with the notable ones being “Cowboy Mouth”, “Angel City” and “The God of Hell”.
He was born as Samuel Shepard Rogers III to Samuel Shepard Rogers, Jr. and Jane Elaine. In 1982, he married Jessica Lange but got separated in 2009. He had three children.
Throughout his career, which lasted for almost 50 years, he won lots of awards including PEN American Center Awards, Film Independent Spirit Awards, American Academy of Arts and Letters Awards.
In 1994, he was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame.
In the 1960s he was a member of the band known as The Holy Modal Rounders where he performed as a drummer.
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Famous quotes by Sam Shepard
I feel like I've never had a home, you know? I feel related to the country, to this country, and yet I don't know exactly where I fit in... There's always this kind of nostalgia for a place, a place where you can reckon with yourself.Sam Shepard
It's funny, in a way the actor is a writer. It's not like the two things are so separate as to be like apples and oranges. The writer and the actor are one.Sam Shepard
Sides are being divided now. It's very obvious. So if you're on the other side of the fence, you're suddenly anti-American. It's breeding fear of being on the wrong side.Sam Shepard
Sam Shepard's Popularity
Sam Shepard was a famous American actor and playwright, who was born on November 5, 1943. As a person born on this date, Sam Shepard is listed in our database as the 69th most popular celebrity for the day (November 5) and the 200th most popular for the year (1943).
People born on November 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Sam Shepard is the 2498th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Sam Shepard's birthday, Sam Shepard is the 15623rd most famous American.
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