You know when you hear a specific accent or tone of voice and you almost literally go weak at the knees? Sam Elliott knows this all too well, having caused many women (and men!) to melt with his deep and resonant voice!

But this American actor is so much more than the way in which he makes the crowd wild! In fact, he’s kind of a jack-0f-all-trades rebel kinda guy – one whose father disproved of his acting career!

Read all about Sam Elliott, the man behind that ‘voice’, here.

The Lead

Elliott owes a lot to the school, Clark College in Vancouver, Washington, for his fame and fortune, as it was here where he was cast the lead role in the production of, Guys and Dolls. This, in turn, lead to a local journalist writing a great review on Elliott’s abilities, pushing him to pursue acting.