Samuel Henry J. "Sam" Worthington[1] (born 2 August 1976) is an English-Born Australian actor, who portrayed Marcus Wright in the 2009 film Terminator Salvation.


Worthington won a scholarship to the John Curtin School of Performings Arts in Fremantle, and then studied acting at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney. He is well known in Australia for his role as Howard in the acclaimed Australian television series Love My Way, where he played the main love interest of the female lead.

Filmography in Terminator franchiseEdit

Terminator Salvation


  • Terminator creator James Cameron personally recommended Sam Worthington, whom he directed in the film Avatar, to McG.
  • Worthington tore a muscle on his left ribs during the first weeks of Terminator Salvation filming, but nevertheless insisted on performing his own stunts.


  1. According to the England & Wales, Birth Index: 1916–2005. Searchable at or

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