Nigel John Demot "Sam" Neill, an Irish-born New Zealand actor, best known for his role as Dr. Alan Grant in Jurassic Park and Jurassic Park III.

For Disney, he portrayed Colonel Geoffrey Brydon in Disney's Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book. He also portrayed "Sir" Richard Martin in Bicentennial Man. Neill even appeared in a cameo in Thor: Ragnarok as an actor portraying Odin

Disney Roles



  • Neill was considered for the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.
  • His role as Dr. Alan Grant from Jurassic Park was spoofed by Genie in the TV series Aladdin.
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