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Sean Astin


Sean Astin is well known for his film debut portraying Mikey in Steven Spielberg's The Goonies (1985), for playing the title role in the critically acclaimed Rudy (1993), and for his role as the beloved Sam Gamgee in the Academy Award winning trilogy, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 19 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 Espionage Tonight (completed)
Sam Jacobson
  Dead Ant (announced)
Art
  LAN (post-production)
Richard Brixton
 2012-2017 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series)
Raphael
- End Times (2017) ... Raphael (voice)
- Heart of Evil (2017) ... Raphael (voice)
- The Forgotten Swordsman (2017) ... Raphael (voice)
- Scroll of the Demodragon (2017) ... Raphael (voice)
- Owari (2017) ... Raphael (voice)
 2016 The Librarians (TV Series)
The Amazing Mysterium
- And the Tears of a Clown (2016) ... The Amazing Mysterium
 2016 Swing State
Bob Bernard
 2016 The Loud House (TV Series)
Loni Loud
- One of the Boys/A Tattler's Tale (2016) ... Loni Loud (voice)
 2016 Unleashed
Carl
 2016 Range 15
Pilot Grigsby
 2016 The Do-Over
Ted-O
 2016 Bunnicula (TV Series)
Chester / Caged Bird
- Never Been Scared (2016) ... Chester (voice)
- Adopt a Vampire (2016) ... Chester (voice)
- Bride of Bunnicula/Vampire Rabbit Season (2016) ... Chester (voice)
- Evil Cat Videos (2016) ... Chester (voice)
 2015 Remember the Sultana (Documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2015 Half-Shell Heroes: Blast to the Past (TV Short)
Raphael (voice)
 2015 Sofia the First (TV Series)
Benngee
- All the Sprite Moves (2015) ... Benngee (voice)
- The Littlest Princess (2015) ... Benngee (voice)
 2015 Woodlawn
Hank Erwin
 2015 Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (TV Series)
Blaze
- Save the Worlds (2015) ... Blaze (voice)
- Where Dragons Dare (2015) ... Blaze (voice)
 2015 Con Man (TV Series)
Sean Astin
- Stalled (2015) ... Sean Astin
 2015 Lego Dimensions (Video Game)
Samwise 'Sam' Gamgee (voice)
 2014-2015 The Strain (TV Series)
Jim Kent
- Fallen Light (2015) ... Jim Kent
- Occultation (2014) ... Jim Kent
- Runaways (2014) ... Jim Kent
 2015/I Checkmate
Dyson
 2015 Do You Believe?
Dr. Farell
 2015 The Dramatics: A Comedy
Alex Wilson Dixon
 2014/I The Surface
Mitch
 2014 The Hero of Color City
Horatio (voice)
 2014 Ribbit
Ribbit (English version, voice)
 2014 Boys of Abu Ghraib
Tanner
 2014 Justice League: War (Video)
Shazam (voice)
 2014 Stan Lee's Mighty 7 (TV Movie)
Kid Kinergy (voice)
 2013 Santa Switch (TV Movie)
Eddie
 2013 The Freemason
Leon Weed
 2013 The Naughty List (Video)
Winter (voice)
 2013 A Monsterous Holiday (TV Movie)
Spencer (voice)
 2013/II Extraction
Kyle Black
 2013 Out West
Cal Calhoun
 2013 The Surgeon General (TV Movie)
Dr. Fischer
 2012 Amazing Love
Stuart
 2012 Alphas (TV Series)
Mitchel Morgan
 2012 Christine (TV Series)
Art
- Art (2012) ... Art
 2012 Franklin & Bash (TV Series)
Steven Piper
- Viper (2012) ... Steven Piper
 2012 Adopting Terror (TV Movie)
Tim Broadbent
 2012 NCIS (TV Series)
Tyler Elliott
- The Tell (2012) ... Tyler Elliott
 2011 Deep Blue Breath (Short)
The Father
 2011 And They're Off
Dusty
 2011 The Witches of Oz (TV Mini-Series)
Frack
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Frack
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Frack
 2011 Demoted
Mike
 2011 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Steve Jobs / Gallagher
 2010 WWII in HD: The Air War (TV Movie documentary)
Steve Pisanos (voice)
 2009 Part Two: The Warm Mission (Short)
Sean
 2009 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
Meerkat Manor Narrator (voice)
 2009 Stay Cool
Big Girl
 2008 Espíritu del bosque
Furi (English version, voice)
 2008 Law & Order (TV Series)
Pastor Hensley
- Angelgrove (2008) ... Pastor Hensley
 2007 Masters of Science Fiction (TV Series)
Charlie Kramer
- Watchbird (2007) ... Charlie Kramer
 2007 My Name Is Earl (TV Series)
Rick
- Get a Real Job (2007) ... Rick
 2007 What Love Is
George
 2007 My Wife Is Retarded (Short)
Jeff
 2006 American Men (TV Movie)
 2006 Click
Bill
 2006 Love and Debate
Coach Amal
 2006 Astérix et les Vikings
Justforkix (English version, voice)
 2005 Hercules (TV Mini-Series)
Linus
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Linus
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Linus
 2005 Into the West (TV Mini-Series)
Martin Jarrett
 2005/I Smile
Mr. Matthews
 2005 Bigger Than the Sky
Ken Zorbell
 2005 Slipstream
Stuart Conway
 2004 Higglytown Heroes (TV Series)
Pix the Elf Hero
- Twinkle's Star (2004) ... Pix the Elf Hero
 2004 Men of Valor (Video Game)
Pat 'Mouth' Hodges (voice)
 2004 Balto III: Wings of Change (Video)
Kodi (voice)
 2004 Las Vegas (TV Series)
Lloyd Campbell
- You Can't Take It with You (2004) ... Lloyd Campbell
 2004 Party Wagon (TV Short)
Randall P. McDuff / Josiah (voice)
 2003 Snowflake Bentley (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2002 Kingdom Hearts (Video Game)
Hercules (voice)
 2000 Dish Dogs (Video)
Morgan
 2000 The Last Producer
Bo Pomerantz
 2000 Icebreaker
Matt Foster
 2000 Bull (TV Series)
Larry Snow
- A Beautiful Lie (2000) ... Larry Snow
 1999 Deterrence
Ralph
 1999 Kimberly
Bob
 1999 The Sky Is Falling
Mr. Schwartz
 1998/II Boy Meets Girl
Mike
 1998 Bulworth
Gary
 1997 Perversions of Science (TV Series)
Taylor
- Snap Ending (1997) ... Taylor
 1995 The Low Life
Andrew
 1995 Road Warriors (TV Movie)
Ted Kincaid (unconfirmed)
 1994 Safe Passage
Izzy
 1994 Teresa's Tattoo
Step-Brother (uncredited)
 1993 Great Sports Vacations (TV Series)
- Turkish Delight (1993)
 1992 Encino Man
Dave
 1992 The Legend of Prince Valiant (TV Series)
Dylan
- The Triumph (1992) ... Dylan (voice)
- The Battle of Greystone (1992) ... Dylan (voice)
- The Turn of the Wheel (1992) ... Dylan (voice)
 1990 The Willies
Michael
 1989 Staying Together
Duncan McDermott
 1987 Like Father Like Son
Clarence / Trigger
 1987 White Water Summer
Alan
 1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Leonard Kinsey
- The B.R.A.T. Patrol (1986) ... Leonard Kinsey
 1985 Cyndi Lauper: The Goonies 'R' Good Enough (TV Movie)
Mikey (uncredited)
 1982 The Rules of Marriage (TV Movie)
Charlie Hagen
 1981 Please Don't Hit Me, Mom (TV Movie)
Brian Reynolds
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Show Show Director (7 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (117 credits)
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Narrates/dubs the US version of Meerkat Manor (2005). See more »

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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[2/12/04] I remember, before we started principal photography on The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), Peter Jackson screened Braveheart (1995) and The Thin Red Line (1998) for the cast. He said, "This is the tone I want to strike with the Ring movies. I want to see the grime on their faces, the dirt on the ground, and I want that level of gritty emotionalism and intensity." I... See more »

Trivia:

Keith Coogan is the grandson of Jackie Coogan who played Uncle Fester in The Addams Family (1964). Sean Astin is the son of John Astin who played Gomez Addams in The Addams Family (1964). Keith Coogan and Sean Astin played friends in Toy Soldiers (1991). See more »

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