Sam Trammell is an American actor who is best known for his role in the television series, True Blood. His remarkable performance as Sam Merlotte earned him the nomination for the Best Supporting Actor in 2010.
Likewise, the actor was also nominated for the Tony Awards for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his role as Richard Miller in the broadway show, Ah, Wilderness!. Today, we will know more about him, including his personal life, career, and much more.
But first some facts for you guys.
Sam Trammell: Quick Facts
January 29, 1969
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
University of Paris and Brown UniversityWeight:83 Kg
5 feet 10 inches(178 cm)
83 kg(183 lbs)
Sam Trammell: Wife and Married
Sam Trammell is a man in his 50s who is neither married nor single. In fact, he has been in a romantic relationship with his long term partner, Missy Yager, who is an actress. The couple has been together for many years.
The lovely couple first met in 2003 while performing theatre in New York City. They grew closer as their fondness for each other increased. Hence, in 2006, they officially started dating. Furthermore, in 2011, Yager gave birth to their twin sons named Gus Trammell and Winston Trammell.
Though they have dated for eleven whole years, the couple has not revealed their intention of getting married. And by the looks of it, there’s no chance of it happening any time soon. Moreover, the couple seems to be comfortable with each other’s company.
Early Life and Education
The talented actor Sam Trammell was born on January 29, 1969, in the city if New Orleans, Louisiana, the United States of America. He is the son of a father, Wills Trammell, and mother, Betsy Trammell.
Similarly, he is an American who belongs to North American ethnicity. He also has a brother named Paul Trammell. As for his education, the actor went to high school in Charleston, West Virginia.
Likewise, he graduated from the University of Paris and Brown University.
Age and Height
Born in the year 1969, the American actor is 50 years as of now. His birthday falls on the 29th of January, which makes his birth signs an Aquarius. As mentioned, Aquarians are a versatile and unique individual.
Like his personality, the actor has got a unique look. He has striking blue eyes and light brown hair, which end right below his ears. Moreover, the actor stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches(178 cm) and weighs around 83 kg(183 lbs). Aside from these, his other physical measurements are unknown at the moment.
Sam Trammell: This Is Us
‘This Is Us‘ is an American comedy-drama television series that follows the lives of two parents and their three children. The series was released in September 2016 and is still running as of now.
Likewise, in the series, Sam plays the character of Ben, which only appears in the four episodes. Other than him, the show starred some prominent actors and actresses, including Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Justin Hartley, and few others.
Moreover, in 2017, the series received ten Emmy nominations, including Outstanding Drama Series.
Professional Career: Movies
The American actor started his career from the theatre, where he worked as a stage actor in the New York stage. He then appeared in as a professional actor in the drama, Ah, Wilderness! At Lincoln Center. Aside from Broadway, the actor also starred in off-broadway shows like Dealer’s Choice, My Night with Reg, and few others.
Likewise, he made his first on-screen debut from the 1996 movie Childhood’s End, where he played the role of Greg Chute. After that, he starred in numerous films such as Beat(2000), Autumn in New York(2000), Undermined(2003), The Last Full Measure(2004), Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem(2007), The Details(2011), Crazy Kind of Love(2013), After the Fall(2014), I Am Wrath(2015), Say You Will(2017), I See You(2019), and few others.
Similarly, Trammell has also appeared in numerous television shows until now. Since his debut from the Harvest of Fire in 1996, he has played in more than dozens of television shows. His remarkable acting can be seen in the shows such as House(2004), Bones(2005), CSI: NY(2006), Justice(2006), Dexter(2006), True Blood(2008-2014), Law & Order: Criminal Intent(2009), Training Day(2017), This Is Us(2016-2017), and much more.
For his tremendous acting skills in the series True Blood, Sam was nominated for the Breakout Performance-Male award in 2009′s Scream Awards. Moreover, for the same role, he was nominated for the Best Supporting Actor in 2010.
Net Worth and Income
As of 2019, the Tony-nominated actor has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Thanks to his successful career as an actor, Sam has accumulated a hefty amount. However, he has not revealed much about his income and salary.