STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,081 this week

Sam Kinison (1953–1992)


Sam Kinison was born on December 8, 1953 in Yakima, Washington, USA as Samuel Burl Kinison. He was an actor and writer, known for Back to School (1986), Married... with Children (1987) and Savage Dawn (1985). He was married to Malika Kinison, Terry Marze and Patricia Adkins. He died on April 10, 1992 in Needles, California, USA. See full bio »

Our Favorite Trailers of the Week

See the trailers we loved this week, including horror thriller The Hunt and the new season of "Succession."

Watch our trailer of trailers

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 29 Mar 2018
 
a list of 21 people
created 15 Apr 2018
 
a list of 21 people
created 26 Sep 2014
 
a list of 49 people
created 07 Jan 2013
 
a list of 45 people
created 02 Nov 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Sam Kinison's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Back to School Professor Terguson
(1986)
(1989-1995)
Savage Dawn Barber
(1985)
Saturday Night Live Himself - Special Guest / Himself / Himself - Host / Jor-El / Various
(1985-1986)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (7 credits)
 1991 Charlie Hoover (TV Series)
Hugh
- Roll One for Ed (1991) ... Hugh
- Old Flame (1991) ... Hugh
- Out of the Frying Pan (1991) ... Hugh
- Mother-in-Law (1991) ... Hugh
- Two for the Road (1991) ... Hugh
 1990 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Marty Slash's Conscience
- For Cryin' Out Loud (1990) ... Marty Slash's Conscience (voice)
 1989 Mötley Crüe: Kickstart My Heart (Video short)
Driver
 1989 Married... with Children (TV Series)
Angel
- It's a Bundyful Life Part 2 (1989) ... Angel
- It's a Bundyful Life Part 1 (1989) ... Angel (credit only)
 1988 Bon Jovi: Bad Medicine (Video short)
Video extra in line
 1986 Back to School
Professor Terguson
 1985 Savage Dawn
Barber (as Sam Kennison)
Show Show Writer (6 credits)
Show Show Composer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (25 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (22 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Leader of the Banned" (Warner Bros. Records 26073) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Last.fm | MySpace | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sam Kennison | Sam

Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Every generation has someone who steps outside the norm and offers a voice for the unspeakable attitudes of that time. I represent everything that's supposed to be wrong, everything that's forbidden. See more »

Trivia:

Was originally chosen to be Al Bundy on Married... with Children (1987). He guest-starred as Al's guardian angel on Married... with Children: It's a Bundyful Life Part 1 (1989), Married... with Children: It's a Bundyful Life Part 2 (1989). See more »

Trademark:

His Oh Oooh!!! scream See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed