Sam Heughan Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 27.Nov.2017
Facts of Sam Heughan
Date of Birth: 1980 , April-30
Age:37 years old
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
NameSam Heughan
Birth Place/CityNew Galloway
Net Worth$ 5 million
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown
Weight in KG72 KG
EducationThe Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
MoviesHeart of Lightness
TV ShowOutlander
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Sam Heughan, a Scottish actor, is best known for his appearance in the Starz hit series, Outlander. He has received two nominations for the Saturn Awards. The 37-year-old Heughan has appeared in various movies and television series including The Vortex and First Light. 

Early Life and Education

Heughan was born on 30 April 1980, in New Galloway, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland. He was born to the Scottish parents. He was born in a wealthy family with all his basic childhood needs being fulfilled.

Heughan holds a Scottish nationality belonging to the white ethnicity. This sexy actor's star sign is Taurus. Being iconic actor information about her father, a mother is not updated yet. Talking about his sibling, he has a brother named Cirdan Heughan.

Heughan attended the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama which is currently known as the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow. He was attracted towards acting from her early childhood. He also used to participate in dramas during his student life.


Heughan made his acting debut from a short film Small Moments in 2001. He has also been featured in many another movie like Young Alexander the Great (2010), Emulsion (2013), Heart of Lightness (2014).

Besides his film career, he has shown his presence on the Television screen. His debut television series was Island at War of 2004. In 2005 he was featured in River City, as Andrew Murray. He made his powerful presence in Midsomer Murders (2007), Doctors (2009).

Heughan was presented in lead role in drama series, Outlander in 2013. The series was based on the historical time travel. He was cast alongside Catriona Balfe, Tobias Menzies, Graham McTavish, Lotte Verbeek, Duncan Lacroix and Nell Hudson.

Heughan has also been featured in many TV films A Very British Sex Scandal (2007), Breaking the Mould: The Story of Penicillin (2009). Currently, he appears in the TV series Outlander. 

Personal Life 

Heughan has reached the age of 37 now. He currently resides in Balmaclellan, Dumfries & Galloway. He rose to fame after appearing in the Starz Hit series, Outlander.

Heughan has kept his personal life in mystery. He always answers regarding his personal life with great confusion that means he does not answer any of the questions. He may have an affair with many women in his early life, but apparently, he seems o be single.

Heughan's sexuality seems to be straight and certainly; he might not be a gay. Sam might be concentrating on his career than being in a relationship. He might also be looking for a perfect match.

Heughan is never married or divorced. He is also one of the sexiest men in Scotland he rules the heart of many female fans. Girls all over the world wish to be a girlfriend of this type of amazing guy. He is a great fan of music and sports. 

Height, Net Worth and Salary

He has worked out hard at Gym, for such an attractive body physique. He has a giant figure with the height of 1.9 meters (6 feet and 3 inches). His hair color is light brown. His eyes color is blue. Sam has a dashing personality with a cute smile.

Heughan has earned a huge amount of salary from his acting career. He has maintained a net worth of approximately $5 million, which reflects his popularity and his hard work.

Social Media

Heughan is also one of the most searched male actors in Scotland and also around the globe. He is active and popular on social networking sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.