Sam Worthington is a famous actor who earned a wide fame after appearing in the hit 2009 science fiction adventure film called, Avatar. Similarly, he is also known for portraying a role in the films such as Terminator Salvation, Clash of Titans, Everest, The Shack.

The handsome actor is married to his beautiful girlfriend, Lara Bingle. Before Lara, he was in the relationship with women named, Natalie Mark and Maeve Dermody.

Worthington Early Life and Education

Samuel Henry John Worthington was born on August 2, 1976, in Godalming, Surrey, England. He is a son of Ronald W.Worthington, father and Jeanne j. Worthington, mother. Regarding his nationality, he is English-Australian and belongs to white ethnicity.

English-Australian actor, Sam Worthington young age photo. English-Australian actor, Sam Worthington young age photo.

Sam enrolled in the John Curtin College of the Arts where he studied drama. However, he left studies after his father said him to “work his way home”. After that, he started working as a construction worker and bricklayer in Queensland. At that time, he applied to the National Institute of Dramatic Art and received a scholarship on it.

Worthington Career

Sam made a film and television debut in the same year in 2000. His first film was Bootmen and series, JAG where he played as Mitchell Okden and Dunsmore respectively. He came to limelight after appearing in the film, Somersault as a major role of Joe. For that role, he also won the AFI Award.  Right after that, Sam then appeared in the numerous films and television series such as


  • A Matter of Life- 2001
  • Dirty Deeds- 2002
  • Thunderstruck- 2004
  • The Great Raid- 2005
  • Macbeth- 2006
  • Avatar- 2009
  • Clash of Titans- 2010
  • Drift- 2013
  • Everest- 2015 and so on

Youtube: Sam Worthington’s role in the movie Everest;

Television Series

  • JAG- 2000
  • Love My Way- 2004
  • The Surgeon- 2005
  • Two Twisted- 2006
  • Deadline Gallipoli- 2015 etc

Currently, Sam has appeared in the television series, Manhunt and films, The Shacks, The Hunter’s Prayer. Similarly, he is also working for his upcoming movies Avatar 2 and Avatar 3.

Youtube: Sam Worthington talking about the science fiction movie, Avatar;

On the other hand, he has also won and has been nominated for several awards. Some of his awards are listed below


  • FCCA Award- Dirty Deeds- 2002
  • AFI Award- Somersault- 2002
  • Australians in Film Breakthrough Award- Avatar- 2009
  • Saturn Award- Avatar- 2010
  • Empire Award- Avatar- 2010 and many others


  • AFI Award- Bootmen- 2000
  • Teen Choice Awards- Terminator Salvation- 2009
  • Kid’s Choice Awards- Avatar- 2010
  • MTV Movie Awards- Avatar- 2010 and so on

Worthington Personal life

Multi-Award winner, Worthington is married to Australian Model, Lara Bingle. The couple got married on December 28, 2014. The husband and wife have a son named, Rocket Zot Worthington.

Wife and Husband, Lara and Sam with their baby son. Wife and Husband, Lara and Sam with their baby son.

Before Lara, Sam was in the relationship with women named, Natalie Mark and Maeve Dermody. However, their relationship could not last for longer period. Currently, he is living happily with his wife, Lara and besides their relationship, none of them have involved in love affairs. Neither, there have been any news or rumors of his external affairs.

Worthington Net Worth

English-Australian actor, Sam makes a decent amount of money from his acting professions. Till the date, he has played in numerous films and television series. In the same way, he has also won many awards from where he was able to accumulate thousands of money. As of 2017, his net worth is estimated at around $12 Million.