Birth Place: Wahpeton, North Dakota, USA
Sam Anderson was an archetypal TV character actor, the sort of Everyman who appeared on dozens of shows long before his breakout role as Bernard on the cult favorite "Lost" (ABC 2004-2010) made more viewers take notice. Whether teaching the elements of character acting, directing a play or appearing as one of the many secondary characters he embraced on television and film, Sam Anderson embodied the quiet importance of the character actor.
Born in Wahpeton, North Dakota in 1945, Sam Anderson got his degree from the University of North Dakota before setting out for Hollywood in the late 1970s. Sam's four years teaching theatre at a community college was to be the backbone for his ong... Continue Bio >>
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