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Zoe Saldana, Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver

Sam Worthington [2]

Born:August 2, 1976 (45)
Filmography Rating:7.00 / 10
IMDB Rating:7.39 / 10
Amazon Rating:4.06 / 5
Rotten Tomatoes Rating:68.81%
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List of Titles and Roles/Jobs:
Terminator Salvation [2009](33) => Marcus Wright
Avatar [2009](33) => Jake Sully

Trivia that mentions this person:
Captain America: The First Avenger [2011]
  • Sam Worthington and Will Smith were in early talks for the role of Captain America. Later on Garrett Hedlund, Channing Tatum, [?] Scott Porter, Mike Vogel, Sebastian Stan, Chris Evans, [?] Wilson Bethel, John Krasinski, Michael Cassidy, [?] Chace Crawford and [?] Jensen Ackles were on the final shortlist for the role. Kellan Lutz, [?] Ryan Phillippe and Alexander Skarsgård carried out auditions, but ultimately the role went to Chris Evans. Alice Eve, Gemma Arterton and Keira Knightley were considered for the role of Peggy Carter. Emily Blunt turned down the role.
    G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra [2009]
  • [?] Lorenzo di Bonaventura originally envisioned Mark Wahlberg for the role of Duke. Sam Worthington was considered for the role, but turned it down due scheduling conflicts with Avatar.
    Sherlock Holmes [2009]
  • Early rumors had Brad Pitt as Moriarty, but were quickly denied. Sam Worthington was considered for the role of Watson and Colin Farrell was in talks to play the before Jude Law was cast. Meanwhile, Sienna Miller was in talks for a role before the casting of her ex-fiancé Jude Law.
    Green Lantern [2011]
  • Sam Worthington and Chris Pine were considered for the role of Hal Jordan. [?] Brian Austin Green, a fan of the Green Lantern, campaigned actively to get the role. Bradley Cooper, Justin Timberlake and Jared Leto also screen-tested for the role before finally, Ryan Reynolds was cast as Jordan.
    Avatar [2009]
  • Matt Damon and Jake Gyllenhaal were the studio's first choices to play Jake Sully, but James Cameron decided to cast the unknown Sam Worthington in the lead role.
  • Jake's atrophied legs were prosthetics cast from the legs of a real paraplegic. Sam Worthington's real legs were tucked into the wheelchair and digitally removed in post-production.
  • At the time of auditioning, Sam Worthington was living in his car. According to him, he was invited to the casting via a phone call. The person who called told him nothing about the script, nor did they even tell him the director's name. Worthington was disappointed at first, thinking it was "another waste of time."
  • The Na'vi language was created entirely from scratch by linguist Dr. [?] Paul R. Frommer. James Cameron hired him to construct a language that the actors could pronounce easily, but did not resemble any single human language. Frommer created about 1,000 words. Sam Worthington said in an interview that it was easier for him to master the Na'vi language than the American accent.
    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story [2016]
  • Joel Edgerton, Dominic West, Mark Strong, Taylor Kitsch, Joel Kinnaman, Sam Worthington, Charlie Hunnam, and Gerard Butler were rumored for roles in this film.