Sam Worthington

Australian actor and writer

Samuel Henry John Worthington (born 2 August 1976) is an Australian actor and writer.

Sam Worthington
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Worthington in April 2013
Born
Samuel Henry John Worthington

(1976-08-02) 2 August 1976 (age 44)
NationalityAustralian
Occupation
  • Actor
  • writer
Years active2000–present
Home townRockingham, Western Australia
Spouse(s)
Lara Bingle (m. 2014)
Children2

In 2004, Worthington was given an AACTA Award for his role in the independent movie Somersault. He is known for his roles in the movies Avatar (2009), Terminator Salvation (2009), Clash of the Titans (2010) and its sequel Wrath of the Titans (2012), Man on a Ledge (2012), Everest (2015), Hacksaw Ridge (2016), The Shack (2017) and Fractured (2019). He will appear in the Avatar sequels Avatar 2 (2021) and Avatar 3 (2022). He also played Captain Alex Mason in the video game Call of Duty: Black Ops (2010). He appeared again as Mason in Black Ops II (2012) and Black Ops 4 (2018). He also played real-life FBI profiler Jim Fitzgerald in the drama miniseries Manhunt: Unabomber (2017).

Worthington was born in Godalming, Surrey, England. He moved to Perth, Western Australia with his family when he was a baby. He grew up in Warnbro, a suburb Rockingham, Western Australia. He married model Lara Bingle in 2014. The couple have two children. Worthington is a Christian.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Law, Jeannie (5 March 2017). "Actor Sam Worthington Says 'The Shack' Helped Him Understand Relationship With God (Interview)". The Christian Post. Retrieved 24 March 2019.

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