Sam Trammell Biography, Life, Interesting Facts


Sam Trammell

Birthday :

January 29, 1969

Birth Place :

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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Sam Trammell rose to fame for his tremendous role in the True Blood film. He also appeared in The Fault in Our Stars film that brought him nothing else that positive acclaims. In 2010 Sam was recognized with a Scream Award for being the Best Supporting Actor. His talent began when he joined the University of Paris. He started to participate in stage roles including the 1988 revival of the ‘Ah, Wilderness!’ a sitcom that earned him Tony Award. It was an advantage to Sam since he didn’t choose his roles. In that case, he appeared in both small and big screens. This is what turned him into a star.

Early And Childhood Life

On 29th January 1969 Sam Trammell was born in New Orleans, Louisiana in the U.S. He started his early education in Charleston in West Virginia. Right from the outset, Trammell showed signs of intelligence and creativity. He grew up dreaming that one day he would come to be an astonishing astrophysicist. After completing his high school education, he joined Brown University in Rhode Island where he majored in Philosophy. In the course of his studies, he participated in artistry as well as joining the University’s band. This is what led him to act.

Sam’s friends persuaded him to fill a position for a play that was written by one of the students at Brown University. He practiced the part where he played and received his gateway to Broadway. In short, that’s how his career started. He quickly forgot about his previous dreams, where he went to New York to pursue acting. It was here that he took several classes and he started acting with the help of an agent.



Sam continued to appear on both Broadway and stage shows, and soon he came to lead the Hollywood when he arrived in Los Angeles in 1990s.It was here that he starred in The Hotel Manor film. He followed it up with an intern role on a television talk show. He then toggled to the small screen where he took an ex-con role in a film called Maximum Bob. He followed it up with Ancestral Voices as well as If Memory Served in 1999. He completed his millennium with an acclaimed performance in Kit Marlowe film. From 2000 to 2008 Sam appeared in movies like Cold Case, I Am Wrath, Dexter, and Judging Amy House Aliens versus Predators, Trinity among others.

Early in 2008, Sam’s success came knocking. He got a significant breakthrough when he played True Blood series on HBO. He played as Sam Merlotte. The following year, Trammel was awarded a Spike Scream Award for displaying the Best Male Breakout Performance. The True Blood series spoke tons of adventures to Sam. It brought past events and his childhood memoir since it was filmed in his native land, Louisiana. In 2016 Trammell appeared in Imperium film in collaboration with Tracy Letts and Toni Collette.


Personal Life

In 2003 Sam married his longtime partner, Missy Yager and the couple was blessed with two sons: Winston Trammell and Gus Trammell.

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