Sam Ayers

Sam Ayers

Union Actor from California

Contact Information

Email: samthesweeper@aol.com

Information

First: Sam
Last: Ayers
From: California

Features

Weight: 210lbs
Height: 6'0"
Eyes: Blue

Few words about Sam

Sam Ayers is a Union male Actor from California. Sam is interested in film, theater, commercial and television projects.

Bio

How do you describe a man who has played both heels and heroes, jumped onto moving cars, ridden horses, performed stand-up comedy, been a professional sports mascot and a model... and is also a dedicated family man? In a word: versatile. Versatility has been the hallmark of actor Sam Ayers' life and career. Born in Youngstown, Ohio, and raised in Merrimack, New Hampshire, Samuel Bielich III -- Ayers is his mother's maiden name -- became the first varsity quarterback in the history of Merrimack High School and went on to become the first of his family to continue his education. Bielich attended Memphis State University, joining Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity. He was named Lambda Chi Associate of the Year in 1976. While at Memphis State, Sam created a character for a fraternity skit -- a medicine man with a fur and a special hat. Sometime later, he donned the hat again and used it while performing for the crowd at a sportst, spelling the team's name out with his body. "Sam the Medicine Man" was born. Bielich parlayed his performance as "Sam the Medicine Man" into a paying job with the Memphis Chicks minor league baseball team and other teams. Hetually was hired as a mascot for the Texas Rangers. While in Texas he studied acting and got various jobs as an extra, including appearances on Dallas. He also did modeling jobs and a stint as the entertainment director for a cruise line, performing stand-up comedy for the passengers. Samtually moved to New York and began using Ayers professionally as his last name. He found recurring roles on several soap operas, before moving to Florida a few years later. He was hired as the lead for Universal Studios' Wild West Stunt Show and continued to appear in TV shows and films, as both an actor and stuntman. He also received roles in the theater. Ayers moved to Los Angeles permanently in 1995. In 1996, he was cast as "Sam the Sweeper" on the NBC series The Pretender, appearing in roughly half of the episodes during the show's four-year run on NBC. Sam married actress Robin Trapp in 1998; they welcomed daughter Alexis Ann into their family the following year. Currently Ayers continues to work in Los Angeles while also making time to spend with Robin and Alexis.

Started work as in Alias

Started work as  Medical Assistant (1 episode, 2005) in MedicalInvestigation

Started work as in House M.D.

Experience

 
2011

Happy Endings

Director: Carl Lindbergh
Company: Thomas Cobb Design
Role:  Officer (1 episode, 2012)

A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors.

 
2010

Raising Hope

Director: Martin Guigui
Company: Jukin Media
Role:  Matt (1 episode, 2013)

Conan O'Brien and his co-host Andy Richter discuss current news topics and interview celebrities and personalities.

 

Alias

Company: Thomas Cobb Design

Sydney Bristow is an international spy recruited out of college and trained for espionage and self-defense.

 

MedicalInvestigation

Company: William F. White International
Role:  Medical Assistant (1 episode, 2005)

The cases of an elite government investigation unit specializing in sudden, mysterious and dangerous medical outbreaks.

 

House M.D.

Company: Wexler Video

An antisocial maverick doctor who specializes in diagnostic medicine does whatever it takes to solve puzzling cases that come his way using his crack team of doctors and his wits.

 

Boomtown

Company: NBC News Archives
Role:  Cop / ... (uncredited) (2 episodes, 2002-2003)

Each episode of this series, set in present day Los Angeles, examines one crime from many different viewpoints - uniformed cops, detectives, witnesses, the media, the fire department and rescue squad, even the criminals themselves.

 

She Spies

Company: Westwind Media
Role:  Big Butt Guard (1 episode, 2002)

Three gorgeous female convicts are paroled from prison to work for an unnamed federal agency. While saving the world, they take verbal pokes at anything and everything, and take absolutely nothing seriously, including themselves.

 

Frank TV

Company: Star Waggons
Role:  Segway King (uncredited) (1 episode)

 

Dirty Sexy Money

Company: Soundtrack
Role:  Raymond Pulaski (1 episode, 2007)

A lawyer is forced to take care of one of New York City's wealthiest families.

 

Conan

Company: Jukin Media

Conan O'Brien and his co-host Andy Richter discuss current news topics and interview celebrities and personalities.

 

Bigfoot County

Company: Point.360 - Westside
Role: Travis

Siskiyou County, California has the most reported Bigfoot sightings in the world. A documentary filmmaker investigates a town local who had an encounter with the urban legend.

 

GeneralEducation

Company: Prehistoric Digital
Role: Samson

Levi Collins is set to go to the local University on a tennis scholarship, but he forgot to tell his parents one thing - he didn't graduate. As a result, he must take summer school before his mom and dad discover he's failed senior science.

 

Beautiful People

Company: Movie Movers
Role: Foreman

 

Grey's Anatomy

Company: Thomas Cobb Design

A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors.

 

Wedding Day

Company: Maverick Entertainment Group
Role: Even Mason

This thriller from directors Dale Fabrigar and André Gordon concerns two couples who decide to marry on the same day - readily anticipating the most joyous event of their young lives. All hell breaks loose, however, when three men - including a minister, a drug addict and a jealous brother - unleash violence on the ceremonies.

 

Castle

Company: Star Waggons

After a serial killer imitates the plots of his novels, successful mystery novelist Richard "Rick" Castle receives permission from the Mayor of New York City to tag along with an NYPD homicide investigation team for research purposes.

 

Law & Order: LA

Company: Reel Security

From point of view of the Los Angeles police detectives who investigate crimes and the district attorneys who prosecute the offenders.

 

Criminal Minds: SuspectBehavior

Company: Micdi Productions
Role:  Det. Sykes (1 episode, 2011)

On the streets of San Francisco a team of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Behavioral Analysis Unit use profiling to catch some of the most horrific serial killers and unidentifiable subjects.

 

Justified

Company: Transportation Resources

Old-school U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens is reassigned from Miami to his childhood home in the poor, rural coal-mining towns in Eastern Kentucky.

 

24

Company: Wilshire Editorial

Jack Bauer, Director of Field Ops for the Counter-Terrorist Unit of Los Angeles, races against the clock to subvert terrorist plots and save his nation from ultimate disaster.

 

Numb3rs

Company: Widget Post Production

Working for the FBI, a mathematician uses equations to help solve various crimes.

 

Saving Grace

Company: Star Waggons
Role:  Morton Yearly (uncredited) (1 episo

An angel offers a jaded Oklahoma City police detective the chance to redeem her life.

 

Meteor

Company: Vocal Yokels
Role:  Captain Finnegan (2 episodes, 2009)

Two episode TV mini-series covering a meteor, Kassandra, heading to Earth on a collision course, an "extinction level event".

 

Monk

Company: William F. White International

Adrian Monk is a brilliant San Francisco detective, whose obsessive compulsive disorder just happens to get in the way.

 

Terminator: The SarahConnor Chronicles

Company: WaterTower Music
Role:  Worker #3 (uncredited) (1 episode, 2009)

Set after the events in Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Sarah Connor and her son, John, try to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon.

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Sam Ayers
 
Sam Ayers
Union Actor from California
About Sam

How do you describe a man who has played both heels and heroes, jumped onto moving cars, ridden horses, performed stand-up comedy, been a professional sports mascot and a model... and is also a dedicated family man? In a word: versatile. Versatility has been the hallmark of actor Sam Ayers' life and career. Born in Youngstown, Ohio, and raised in Merrimack, New Hampshire, Samuel Bielich III -- Ayers is his mother's maiden name -- became the first varsity quarterback in the history of Merrimack High School and went on to become the first of his family to continue his education. Bielich attended Memphis State University, joining Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity. He was named Lambda Chi Associate of the Year in 1976. While at Memphis State, Sam created a character for a fraternity skit -- a medicine man with a fur and a special hat. Sometime later, he donned the hat again and used it while performing for the crowd at a sportst, spelling the team's name out with his body. "Sam the Medicine Man" was born. Bielich parlayed his performance as "Sam the Medicine Man" into a paying job with the Memphis Chicks minor league baseball team and other teams. Hetually was hired as a mascot for the Texas Rangers. While in Texas he studied acting and got various jobs as an extra, including appearances on Dallas. He also did modeling jobs and a stint as the entertainment director for a cruise line, performing stand-up comedy for the passengers. Samtually moved to New York and began using Ayers professionally as his last name. He found recurring roles on several soap operas, before moving to Florida a few years later. He was hired as the lead for Universal Studios' Wild West Stunt Show and continued to appear in TV shows and films, as both an actor and stuntman. He also received roles in the theater. Ayers moved to Los Angeles permanently in 1995. In 1996, he was cast as "Sam the Sweeper" on the NBC series The Pretender, appearing in roughly half of the episodes during the show's four-year run on NBC. Sam married actress Robin Trapp in 1998; they welcomed daughter Alexis Ann into their family the following year. Currently Ayers continues to work in Los Angeles while also making time to spend with Robin and Alexis.

Details
From: California
Weight: 210lbs
Height: 6'0"
Eyes: Blue
 
Contact Information:  
E: samthesweeper@aol.com   |  W: samayers.www.iadb.com