Sam Elliott is one of the Hollywood few stars who is an icon on and off screen. Born in 1944 in California, this 73 year old star has starred in some of our best movies including the Gettysburg(1993), and The Big Lebowski(1998), We Were Soldiers(2002). One of his top movies was the The Hero, which was released in 2017. Sam’s success did not come easy as he worked diligently and persistently to chase his dreams. However, there is more to his success than just the deep voice and mustache he has worn for decades. Here is the entire untold story of Sam Elliott that will change your perspective about him.
After graduating from David Douglas High School in Portland, Oregon, Sam attended the Clark College in Vancouver, Washington for a two-year program. While at Clark College, he starred as the lead in a small production called Guys and Dolls and this was the start of his acting career. He was further encouraged to pursue his dream by a journalist in the audience who wrote a raving review on his performance.