Sam Heughan Net Worth
Who is Sam Heughan?
Sam Heughan’s full name is Sam Roland Heughan. This Scottish actor was born on 30th April, 1980. He was born in Balmaclellan, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. Sam Heughan became popular for his role in the Starz series ‘Outlander’, in which he played as Jamie Fraser. His work in this series became so popular that he was nominated twice for Saturn Awards. His another famous work includes a play ‘Outlying Islands’ in Royal Courts Theatre Upstairs. The play made him get nominated for Laurence Olivier Award for Most Promising Performer.
Early childhood and work :
After receiving his schooling and formal education, Sam started working towards pursuing his acting career. In 2001, he worked in a short film ‘Small Moments’. He worked in many television shows like Island at War(2004), River City(2005), The wild West(2006), Misnomer Murders (2007), Party Animals(2007), A Very British Sex Scandal (2007), Rebus, Breaking The Mould: The Story of Penicillin, Doctors etc. His theatre plays include Outlying Islands , Knives in hens, The vortex, hamlet etc.
Sam received formal education. He first went to Kells Primary School. At the age of 12 he attended James Gillespie’s High School. After a year, he joined Edinburgh Rudolph Steiner school and completed till sixth year. After that, he travelled and worked for two years. Later in 2003 he joined the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama for graduation , which is now known as Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, situated in Glasgow.
Known for :
Sam played as Scott Neilson in a BBC soap opera ‘Doctor’ in 2009. He was a secret drug dealer and nurse Cherry Malone’s boyfriend in the show. Then in 2011, he got a role in ‘A princess for Christmas movie’ by Hallmark channel film. His another popular work includes ‘Batman Live’ as Batman, which was a touring stage show in 2012. Sam also starred in ‘First Light!
Later in 2013, he played Jamie Fraser in the popular series “Outlander”. This show was the one which became super successful and this made Sam popular among people. Sam also won awards for many theatre plays in which he performed.
Sam is a big time social worker and has also joined Youth Theatre Arts Scotland. He is an active social worker and has joined many social working organizations.
Net worth $5 million :
Sam is an emerging Scottish actor whose major part of income include from acting in movies and shows. His net worth is around $5 million which includes his earnings and assets. However, his movies First Light, Emulsion, A princess For Christmas, Heart of Lightness could have been commercially successful too, which would have increased his net worth. His assets include some of the exotic mansions and luxurious cars too.
Personal life :
Sam Heughan has dated many famous women. He dated Amy Shiels in 2013. After that he dated Abbie Salt in 2014.He was also rumoured to be dating Cole Kennedy in 2014. Ever since ‘Outlander’ Sam was rumoured to be dating his co star Catriona Balfe, bit he brushed those rumoured off by saying they both were just friends. Sam Heughan also began dating the actress MacKenzie Mauzy in 2015.