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THE WINNING SEASON

SAM ROCKWELL has emerged as one of the most dynamic actors of his generation by continuing to take on challenging roles in both independent and studio productions.

Rockwell will next be seen starring opposite Hilary Swank in Tony Goldwyn's CONVICTION, based on the true story of Betty Anne Waters. The film will be released on October 15th by Fox Searchlight. Rockwell is currently shooting Jon Favreau's COWBOYS & ALIENS with Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford.

Rockwell most recently starred opposite Christopher Walken in Martin McDonagh's critically acclaimed production of "A Behanding in Spokane" on Broadway.  Rockwell was last seen in Jon Favreau's iIRON MAN 2 opposite Robert Downey Jr. and Duncan Jones' MOON for Sony Pictures Classics which won the Michael Powell Award at the 63rd Edinburgh International Film Festival.

Rockwell has created memorable characters in several films, including Andrew Dominik's critically acclaimed film THE ASSASSINATION OF JESSE JAMES BY THE COWARD ROBERT FORD; David Gordon Green's acclaimed film SNOW ANGELS; the Russo brothers' comedy WELCOME TO COLLINWOOD; David Mamet's HEIST; the blockbuster CHARLIE'S ANGELS; and Frank Darabont's OscarĀ®-nominated THE GREEN MILE.  Rockwell also appeared in DreamWorks' box-office hit GALAXY QUEST.

Additional credits include EVERYBODY'S FINE, FROST/NIXON, JOSHUA, THE HITCHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY, MATCHSTICK MEN, CELEBIRTY, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, LAWN DOGS, SAFE MEN, JERRY AND TOM, BOX OF MOONLIGHT DRUNKS, LIGHT SLEEPER LAST EXIT TO BROOKLYN and his film debut in Francis Ford Coppola's CLOWNHOUSE, made while he was still a student at San Francisco's High School of the Performing Arts.

Rockwell won critical praise, as well as the Berlin Film Festival's Silver Berlin Bear Award and Movieline's Breakthrough Performance of the Year Award, for his portrayal of Chuck Barris in George Clooney's CONFESSIONS OF A DANEROUS MIND. Other awards include Best Actor at the Sitges International Film Festival of Catalonia for his performance in JOSHUA and the Decades Achievement Award from Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival.

On stage, Rockwell was seen in The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, opposite Eric Bogosian, at The Public Theater.  Philip Seymour Hoffman directed the LAByrinth Theater Company production. Rockwell has appeared in Face Divided as part of the EST Marathon series, as well as the off-Broadway production of Goose-Pimples, which was written by noted film writer/director Mike Leigh. He has also appeared in The Dumb Waiter and Hot L Baltimore for the Williamstown Theatre Festival, both of which were directed by Joe Montello.

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