Sam Horrigan Bio, Career, Wife, Net worth & more

Who is Sam Horrigan?

Sam Horrigan is an uprising actor all the way from California. He has widely known for his outstanding work in several famous movies.

Sam got into the movie industry when he was pretty young. Slowly and steadily, he made a huge impact on the entertainment world and is now one of the famous actors.

This handsome man has been garnering fans worldwide with his excluding work and experience. Today we will be talking about this man in detail.

Sam Horrigan Biography
Sam Horrigan Biography

Prior to this, let’s get to know him better through some Quick Facts.

Quick Facts

Full nameSamuel Emmett Horrigan
As known asSam Horrigan
BirthdayAugust 23, 1981
Age42 years old 
Sun signVirgo
TraitsPositive: Perfectionist, practical, and logical
Negative: Stubborn, Overly solicitous, and Easily frustrated
BirthplaceSacramento County, California, USA
Currently residingSacramento County, California, USA
Father’s nameTom Horrigan
Mother’s nameJanet Horrigan
SiblingsJoe Horrigan
Height6 feet
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eyes colorDark Brown
Net worthUSD 500 Thousand
Social mediaInstagram

Sam Horrigan real name and parents

This renowned actor was born Samuel Emmett Horrigan but changed his name to Sam Horrigan as soon as he stepped into the acting industry.

According to the resource, this actor was born to a father, Tom Horrigan, and a mother, Janet Horrigan. Apart from this, he also has a brother, Joe Horrigan. However, Sam has not yet revealed much about his parents and sibling due to privacy.

Sam Horrigan Age, height

This young actor was born in the year of 1981. Recently, he celebrated his birthday, on August 23.

Talking about height, this young artist stands tall at a tower of 6 feet tall. However, there is no doubt that Sam has an athletic body.

He hits the gym more often to maintain his dashing physique. On top of that, he is blessed to have enchanting dark brown eyes and short dark brown hair.

Sam Horrigan
Sam Horrigan

Childhood and education

Sam Horrigan was born in the wonderful place of Sacramento County, California. Therefore, he is an American actor who comes of caucasian ethnicity.

As a kid, Sam was always keen on acting. That might be why he initiated his carer as an actor at age 10.

During that time, he debuted in a famous television “What if,” released in 1992. But, in addition, nothing can be said regarding his educational qualification.

Speaking of education, he accomplished his high school when he was just 15 years old. Later, he enrolled at Glendale City College.

Sam Horrigan wife

With a lot of hard work and patience, Sam has been able to garner fans worldwide. Likewise, it appears that Horrigan has a wide variety of female fans all over the world than male.

Hence it was evident that women went crazy for this handsome. However, there is only one lady who has charmed him in each and every way.

That lucky woman is none other than Betty Horrigan. There is no news on how they bumped into each other exactly, but it is sure that they instantly fell in love as soon as their eyes met.

After dating for some time, the couple decided to take their relationship to a whole next level, and that is marriage. But, until now, the duo has not yet disclosed their marital affairs.

In addition to this, the duo tied a knot in a private ceremony where they invited only chosen people. The guest involved their family, close friends, and some relatives.

Surprisingly the lovey-dovey couple shares two beautiful kids together. They are Hailey Horrigan and Blake Horrigan.

Sam Horrigan divorce

Although this couple was meant to be and had been in a relationship for many years, they decided to part away for their own good. In August 2017, Betty and Sam decided that they wanted to separate.

In 2018, they filed a divorce from each other, and they were officially single. Moreover, Betty got full custody of the children.

According to reliable resources, Horrigan had some issues with parenting and could not get his children’s custody. As a matter of fact, Sam has not been linked with any woman after he separated from his ex-wife.


At the tender age of 10, Sam was determined to be an actor. Therefore he made his debut on the television show “What If” in 1992.

He was happy to be cast in “Randy Cleans Up” a year later. In 1994 he became part of “Getting even with Dad.”

Surprisingly, he appeared in the “Children of the Dark: A Life in Darkness” in the same year. However, he had his major breakthrough in 1994 when he a cast in Little Giants.

In 1995 he became part of “Escape to Witch Mountain.” Soon after this, he started his career in the series too. From 1996 to 1998, Sam was spotted in the 38th episode of “Grace Under Fire.” After this, Horrigan started working both in TV shows and movies. Finally, in 1998, he was seen in “Brink” and “Soulskater.”

Sam Horrigan as Val in 'Brink'
Sam Horrigan as Val in ‘Brink’

In 2003, this man played a part in “No Mercy for Dad,” He was on the show for two episodes. Similarly, in 2004, he was seen in three episodes of “My Wild Daughters.”

Finally, in 2006, he has cast in one of the episodes of “Desperate Housewives.” In the same years, he made it to the movie named SHIT: Die Highschool GmbH.

Sam Horrigan Net Worth

Being an American actor, Sam has many things on his plate. With big projects coming his way every year, Sam is busy.

As he spends his significant time working in the movie industry, 

Sam makes a hefty amount of money from his work. In 2022, this diligent actor will have a total net worth of $500k.

This is all thanks to his work in several movies such as Desperate Housewives, Randy Cleans Up, Getting Even with Dad, Little Giants, Grace, No Mercy for Dad, Children of the Dark, and Soulskater, to mention some.

Social Media

There is no denying that Sam is highly active on different social media platforms. For the time being, he has accumulated about 13.1k followers on Instagram.

His Instagram link is given below:

Instagram13.1k followers

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