He is an absolute legend and that says a lot about it. He can put his hearts and soul in his roles in plays and movies and TV shows. He is absolutely brilliant and the one to watch for youngsters. He is none other than the very talented and legendary Sam Shepard. He was born in the year 1943 on 5th of November and this makes his age 71 at this time. At this age, he has achieved everything as a playwright and an actor. He was born in a place called Fort Sheridan, which lies in Illinois of United States of America. As he was born in America his nationality is obviously American but his ethnicity is English.
Talking about his physical appearance, he is an extremely tall man as he has a great height of 6 feet 2 inches, which is around 1.87 meters. When he was young he was very handsome. He takes great care of his health still and looks pretty young than his age. He has been very successful in his career and in return he has had great earnings and a wonderful net worth. According to some sources he has a wonderful net worth of 8 million dollars.
There are several wiki sites that contain information on him. His legendary biography has taught us so many lessons and it has described the struggles he has been through as well. He is not engaged in social networking sites such as Twitter and Instagram. This also means he is not fond of uploading his pictures in the site to share them with his fans and loved ones.
He is a very humble man and he has always kept his ego under control. There is very fewer times he has been part of controversies and his intelligence has helped others as well. He has been part of so many plays, TV and movies and in all of them he has been able to shine. He played the role of Rodeo in a movie called Renaldo and Ciara in the year 1978 and his amazing work won millions of hearts all over the world. He also portrayed the role of Chuck Yeager in a movie called The Right Stuff in the year 1983 and for his amazing work he was nominated for the Academy Award for the category of Best Supporting Actor. Other movies and TV shows he has been a part of include the likes of Silent Tongue, Curse of the Starving Class, Simpatico, Snow Falling on Cedars, The Notebook and Stealth.
Talking about his personal life, he was dating his girlfriend O-Lan Jones before the couple decided to get married. The couple got married in the year 1969 but sadly could not take their relationship to a new level and parted their ways. The couple went through the process of divorce in the year 1984 to end their relationship as husband and wife. He is not gay as he has a total of three children. Lately he separated from his partner Jessica Lange and their long relationship also came to an end in the year 2010.