Sean Astin

Actor / Film Director / Film Producer / Model (person) / Celebrity | * 02/25/1971 (49) | Santa Monica, California, USA
Sean Patrick Astin (né Duke; born February 25, 1971) is an American actor, voice actor, director, and producer. His acting roles include Samwise Gamgee in The Lord of the Rings trilogy (2001–2003), Mikey Walsh in The Goonies (1985), Daniel Ruettiger in Rudy (1993), Doug Whitmore in 50 First Dates (2004), Bill in Click (2006), Lynn McGill in the fifth season of 24 (2006), Oso in Special Agent Oso (2009–2012), and Bob Newby in the second and third seasons of Stranger Things (2017, 2019). ()
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Sean Astin (born February 25, 1971) is an American film actor, director, and producer better known for his film roles as Mikey Walsh in The Goonies, the title character of Rudy, and Samwise Gamgee in the Lord of the Rings trilogy. In television, he appeared as Lynn McGill in the fifth season of 24. Most recently, he provided the voice for the title character in Disney's Special Agent Oso.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Documentaries

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Sean Astin

Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film

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Movies with Sean Astin as Actor(120)

as Billy Batson / Shazam (voice)2020 Justice League Dark: Apokolips War
as Frankie2020 Adverse
as Dog2020 Man & Witch
as himself2020 Showbiz Kids
as Jeremy2018 Gloria Bell
as Narrator2018 Remember the Sultana
as Richard Brixton2018 eHero
as Carl2017 Unleashed
as Bob Bernard2017 Swing State
as Art2017 Dead Ant
as Headmaster Nash2017 Bad Kids of Crestview Academy
as Sam Jacobson2017 Espionage Tonight
as Tom Cornwall2017 The Lears
as Pilot Grigsby2016 Range 15
as Ted-O2016 The Do-Over
as Hank2015 Woodlawn
as Dr. Farell2015 Do You Believe?
as Alex Wilson Dixon2015 The Dramatics: A Comedy
as Dyson2015 Checkmate
as Shazam (voice)2014 Justice League: War
as Sean2014 Moms' Night Out
as Kid Kinergy (voice)2014 Stan Lee's Mighty 7
as Mitch2014 The Surface
as Tanner2014 Boys of Abu Ghraib
as himself2014 Video Games: The Movie
as Eddie2014 Santa Switch
as Self2014 A Long Run
as Horatio2014 The Hero of Color City
as Winter2013 The Naughty List
as Cal Calhoun2013 Out West
as Kyle Black2013 Extraction
as Leon Weed2013 The Freemason
as Stuart2012 Amazing Love
as Matt Foster2012 Addicted To Fame
as Tim Broadbent2012 Adopting Terror
as Mike2011 Demoted
as Mayor Wayne2011 Love's Christmas Journey
as Big Girl2011 Stay Cool
as Dusty2011 And They're Off
as Steve Pisanos (voice)2010 WWII in HD: The Air War
as Meerkat Manor Narrator (voice)2009 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
as Marcus Tate2008 Forever Strong
as Furi (voice)2008 Spirit of the Forest
as Randall2007 Borderland
as Kent Stock2007 The Final Season
as Geroge2007 What Love Is
as Bill2006 Click
as Stuart Conway2005 Slipstream
as Mr. Matthews2005 Smile
as Ken Zorbell2005 Bigger Than the Sky
as Doug Whitmore2004 50 First Dates
as Self2004 Weta Digital
as Kodi (voice)2004 Balto III: Wings of Change
as Self - Sam2003 Designing Middle-Earth
as Self - Sam2002 The Fellowship of the Cast
as Self - Sam2002 From Book to Script
as Self - Sam2002 Weta Workshop
as Self - Sam2002 Cameras in Middle-Earth
as Sam2002 Scale
as Samwise "Sam" Gamgee2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
as himself2001 Quest for the Ring
as Morgan2000 Dish Dogs
as Ralph2000 Deterrence
as Bo Pomerantz2000 The Last Producer
as Matt Foster2000 Icebreaker
as Bob2000 Kimberly
as Mike1998 Boy Meets Girl
as Gary1998 Bulworth
as Voice1997 The Long Way Home
as Patella1996 Courage Under Fire
as Harrison Bergeron1995 Harrison Bergeron
as Andrew1995 The Low Life
as Izzy Singer1994 Safe Passage
as Step-Brother (uncredited)1994 Teresa's Tattoo
as Daniel E. 'Rudy' Ruettiger1993 Rudy
as Dave Morgan1992 Encino Man
as William 'Billy' Tepper1991 Toy Soldiers
as Michael1990 The Willies
as Sgt. Richard "Rascal" Moore1990 Memphis Belle
as Josh at 171989 The War of the Roses
as Duncan McDermott1989 Staying Together
as Alan1987 White Water Summer
as Clarence / Trigger1987 Like Father Like Son
as Leonard Kinsey1986 The B.R.A.T. Patrol
as Mikey Walsh1985 The Goonies
as Brian Reynolds1981 Please Don't Hit Me, Mom

TV Shows/Series with Sean Astin as Actor(33)

as Ed2019 No Good Nick
as himself2017 Beyond Stranger Things
as Bob Newby2016 Stranger Things
as Chester2016 Bunnicula
as Shazam (voice)2016 Justice League Action
as himself2015 Con Man
as Jim Kent2014 The Strain
as Sergeant Knox2013 Brooklyn Nine-Nine
as Special Agent OSO2009 Special Agent Oso
as Dr. Pemberton2007 The Big Bang Theory
as Martin Jarrett2005 Into the West
as Linus2005 Hercules
2002 Monk
as Lynn McGill2001 24
as Twoflower1972 The Beachcombers

Movies with Sean Astin as Crew(7)

Production/Executive Producer2018 Remember the Sultana
Directing/Director2003 The Long and Short of It
Writing/Writer2003 The Long and Short of It
Writing/Story2003 The Long and Short of It
Production/Producer2003 The Long and Short of It
Directing/Director1994 Kangaroo Court

TV Shows/Series with Sean Astin as Crew(2)

Directing/Director1999 Angel
Directing/Director1997 Perversions of Science

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Sean Patrick Astin
Born: Thursday, 02/25 1971 (February) in Santa Monica (current age: 49 years + 243 days)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University of California, Los Angeles
Siblings: Mackenzie Astin
Father: John Astin
Mother: Patty Duke
Other names for Sean Astin (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Шон Эстин"
"Sean Patrick Duke"
Sean Astin frequently works together with these people:
Peter Jackson (40x, Crew)
Michael Pellerin (34x, Crew)
Elijah Wood (25x, Actor)
Billy Boyd (21x, Actor)
Viggo Mortensen (20x, Actor)
Dominic Monaghan (20x, Actor)
Barrie M. Osborne (20x, Crew)
Ian McKellen (19x, Actor)
John Rhys-Davies (19x, Actor)
Orlando Bloom (18x, Actor)
Alan Lee (16x, Crew)
William Shatner (12x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:668, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/11/2020