Birth Name: Samuel Henry John Worthington
Place of Birth: Godalming, Surrey South Western, Surrey, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 2 August, 1976
Sam Worthington is an English-Australian actor and writer. His roles include the films Somersault, Terminator Salvation, Avatar, and its sequels; Clash of the Titans, and its sequel, Wrath of the Titans; The Debt (2010), Everest (2015), Hacksaw Ridge, The Shack, and Fractured, television’s Love My Way, Deadline Gallipoli, Manhunt: Unabomber, and Under the Banner of Heaven, and the video game Call of Duty: Black Ops franchise.
He was born in Godalming, Surrey, England, the son of Jeanne and Ronald W. Worthington, a power plant laborer. His family moved to Perth, Australia, when he was six months old; he was subsequently raised in Warnbro, a suburb of Rockingham, Perth. Sam is married to Australian model and television presenter Lara Bingle, with whom he has three children.
Sam’s paternal grandfather was William Worthington (the son of William Worthington and Myra Ellen Gray). Sam’s grandfather William was born in Sunderland, Durham, England. Sam’s great-grandfather William was the son of John Worthington and Isabella Boldon.
Sam’s paternal grandmother was Henrietta A. Dixon (whose parents’ surnames were Dixon and Sword). Henrietta was born in South Shields, Durham, England. Sam’s great-grandmother Sword was the daughter of Elijah Sword and Martha Jane Mason.
Sam’s maternal grandfather’s surname was Martyn.
Sam’s maternal grandmother’s surname was Marriott.