Sams, Jeffrey D. 1967–

views updated

SAMS, Jeffrey D. 1967–

(Jeffrey Sams)


Born June 18, 1967, in Cincinnati, OH; married Lisa Bourcier (an advertising executive), April 18, 1998; children: one. Education: Attended School of Creative and Performing Arts, St. Louis, MO; graduate of Webster University.


Agent—Joseph Rice, Abrams Artists Agency, 9200 Sunset Blvd., 11th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90069.


Actor. Appeared in television commercials for Ford Motor Company, 1998, and others. Supporter of Book Pals and Equity Fighting AIDS.


Actors' Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.


Television Appearances; Series:

Clate Baker, Medicine Ball, Fox, 1995.

Assistant District Attorney Edison "Ed" Moore, Courthouse, CBS, 1995.

Ben Costigan, Sleepwalkers, NBC, 1997.

Albert "Champ" Terrace, Cupid, ABC, 1998–99.

Vincent "Vince" Lewis, Wasteland, ABC, 1999.

Mel Thomas, Breaking News, Bravo, 2002.

Detective Cyrus Lockwood, a recurring role, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CBS, 2002–2003.

Todd Stevens, Line of Fire, ABC, 2003.

Television Appearances; Movies:

John King, Green Dolphin Beat (also known as Green Dolphin Street), Fox, 1994.

Harry, Automatic, 1994.

Adam Clayborne, "Rose Hill," Hallmark Hall of Fame, CBS, 1996.

R. J. Hampton, Run for the Dream: The Gail Devers Story, Showtime, 1996.

Peter Hall, The Prosecutors, 1996.

Jediah Walker, Hope, 1997.

John Pierce "JLP", NTSB: The Crash of Flight 323, ABC, 2001.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Arthur, "Artie's Party," Thea, ABC, 1993.

Greg, "A Kiss before Lying," Living Single, Fox, 1993.

Percy Lewis, "Benny," The Commish, ABC, 1994.

Dr. Thomas, "A Triage Grows in Boston," Boston Common, NBC, 1996.

(As Jeffrey Sams) Jeffrey Craig, "Love Is Blind," Early Edition, CBS, 1997.

Evan Grant, "Judgment in L.A.: D–Girl," Law & Order, NBC, 1997.

Evan Grant, "Judgment in L.A.: Turnaround," Law & Order, NBC, 1997.

Jack, "Dependency," Strong Medicine, Lifetime, 2000.

Jack, "Second Opinion," Strong Medicine, Lifetime, 2000.

Jack, "Fix," Strong Medicine, Lifetime, 2001.

Dr. Trevor Collins, "Sex in the Suburbs," That's Life, CBS, 2001.

Terrence, "Space Race," Oliver Beene, Fox, 2003.

Fire Captain Scott McAllister, "Trip Box," Without a Trace, CBS, 2003.

Track coach, "A Man of Faith," Jack & Bobby, The WB, 2004.

(As Jeffrey Sams) Steve Nutting, "Sergeant Sipowicz' Lonely Hearts Club Band," NYPD Blue, ABC, 2005.

Mark Sutter, "Sabotage," Numb3rs, CBS, 2005.

Jason Hunter, "Trial," Eyes, ABC, 2005.

Appeared in an episode of The Division, Lifetime, and as Dr. Turner, Loving, ABC.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Nick Tyler, Five Up, Two Down, CBS, 1991.

Junior Democratic congressman, Capital City, ABC, 2004.

Detective Marc Garcia, Soccer Moms, ABC, 2005.

Television Appearances; Awards Presentations:

The 14th Annual Stellar Awards, syndicated, 1999.

Film Appearances:

Rich, Fly by Night, Arrow Releasing, 1993.

Lionel, Waiting to Exhale, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1995.

(As Jeffrey Sams) Danny, Just Write, Curb Entertainment/Heartland Film Releasing, 1997.

Kenneth "Kenny", Soul Food, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1997.

Sid Sampson, Academy Boyz, 1997.

Sheldon, Checking Out, Full Circle Productions, 2004.

Stage Appearances:

(As Jeffrey Sams) Julius Caesar, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, c. 1987–88.

Eat Moe, Five Guys Named Moe (musical revue), Eugene O'Neill Theatre, New York City, 1992–93.

Appeared in productions of Little Shop of Horrors; A Midsummer Night's Dream, Goodman Theatre, Chicago, IL; and The Old Settler, Broadway production.



TV Zone, April, 1998, pp. 52–55; December, 1998, pp. 62–64.