Sam Groom (born June 13, 1938) is an actor most noted for his numerous roles on television. He portrayed the title role in the Canadian television series Dr. Simon Locke (1971), later renamed Police Surgeon. Prior to that, he had played Dr. Russ Matthews in the daytime soap opera Another World (1966-1971). He also played Hal Sterling, the father of a castaway family, on a little-known 1980s science fiction television series Otherworld. During the 1980s, Groom also was a spokesperson for American Motors, appearing in many commercials for the popular AMC Concord and AMC Eagle model lineups. He later played Joseph Orsini in the soap opera All My Children in 1993.
Groom made guest appearances in Law & Order, Murder, She Wrote, The Love Boat, Hill Street Blues, Quincy M.E., Gunsmoke, The Feather and Father Gang, and The Time Tunnel as the inspiring young scientist named Jerry. In 1976, he appeared both in an episode of Sara and in Territorial Men, a television movie version of the series.
Groom has a daughter, Karen, born in 1961. He has three children from his first marriage to Kathleen Sullivan (1962 - 1974), Samuel (born in 1962), Patrick (born in 1964), and Christopher (born in 1966). Groom married actress Suzanne Rogers in 1980. They divorced in 1982. He currently teaches acting at HB Studio in New York City.
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Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:18:45 -0800
Police Surgeon, originally known as Dr. Simon Locke, initially broadcast from 1971-1974. Dr. Simon Locke's storyline focused on the young Dr. Locke (Sam Groom, All My Children) as he assists veteran Dr. Andrew Sellers (Jack Albertson, Willy Wonka and ...
Wed, 28 May 2014 09:41:15 -0700
Canadian killer rats are coming to your home courtesy of the Scream Factory this summer with DEADLY EYES, the 1982 Robert Clouse film which is seeing its first ever DVD/Blu-ray release. Today the Factory has revealed the special features and ...
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:03:33 -0700
They're just two cogs in a surprisingly densely packed cast, including Sam Groom as a high school teacher who happens to be friends with rodentologist Dr. Spencer (Cec Linder), and becomes involved with a health department inspector Kelly Leonard (Sara ...
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 06:52:21 -0700
Before getting to the bulk of the rat carnage, director Robert Clouse (Enter the Dragon) takes us through a love triangle of Paul Harris (Sam Groom), a divorced school teacher whose student Trudy (Lisa Langlois) is convinced she can seduce him. But ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:18:45 -0700
1970: On Another World, Rachel (Robin Strasser) gave Russ (Sam Groom) a signed legal document relinquishing any claim to the trust fund for Jamie. 1979: On The Edge of Night, Deborah (Frances Fisher) began receiving mysterious phone calls. 1979: On ...
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:15:00 -0700
Mekhi Phifer, Anika Noni Rose, Ving Rhames, Kimberly Elise and Tichina Arnold also star. “Deadly Eyes”: Blu-ray/DVD combo release of director Robert Clouse's 1982 horror movie about giant rats that terrorize Toronto. Sam Groom and Sara Botsford star.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:30:08 -0800
Event manager, Sam Groom, added: “These results clearly highlight how well-organised events can deliver significant economic benefits and their importance to community wellbeing in terms of social outcomes. “Overall 89 per cent of businesses felt that ...
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 03:12:49 -0700
Tall Ships event manager, Sam Groom, said that visitors had been praising the customer service and “cheerful spirit” felt across the town thanks to the event volunteers, planners and businesses working together. Hotels, shops, cafes, bars, restaurants ...
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