Sam Behrens

Sam Behrens

Highest Rated: 59% Alive (1993)

Lowest Rated: 59% Alive (1993)

Birthday: Jul 24, 1950

Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA

Sam Behrens was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1983, he played Jake Meyer on the ABC daytime serial "General Hospital." Behrens began his acting career with roles in the series "The Young and the Restless" (1972-2015), "Ryan's Hope" (ABC, 1974-1989) and "Knots Landing" (CBS, 1979-1993). He also appeared in "Murder, She Wrote" (CBS, 1984-1996). In the beginning of his Hollywood career, Behrens acted in films like "Murder By Numbers" (1990). He also starred in the TV movies "Uncut Gem" (TBS, 1989-1990) and "Unspeakable Acts" (ABC, 1989-1990). He continued to work steadily in television throughout the nineties, appearing on "Homefront" (ABC, 1991-93) and "Viper" (1993-99). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Shadow of Obsession" (NBC, 1993-94). He next focused his entertainment career on film, appearing in the comedy "American Blue Note" (1991) with Peter MacNicol, the comedic fantasy "And You Thought Your Parents Were Weird" (1991) with Marcia Strassman and the adventurous drama "Alive" (1993) with Ethan Hawke. He also played parts in television during these years, including roles in "Homefront" (ABC, 1991-93) and "Viper" (1993-99). More recently, he tackled roles on "Sunset Beach" (NBC, 1996-2000) and "The Closer" (TNT, 2004-2011). Additionally, he appeared on the television special "An All Star Party For Aaron Spelling" (ABC, 1997-98). Behrens most recently worked on "Wristcutters: A Love Story" (2007) with Patrick Fugit. Behrens was married to Dale Kristien.

Highest rated movies




No Score Yet No Score Yet Bermuda Triangle John (Character) - 1996
No Score Yet 10% Remember Me Unknown (Character) - 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Shadow of Obsession Philip (Character) - 1994
59% 68% Alive Javier Methol (Character) $36.3M 1993
No Score Yet 31% And You Thought Your Parents Were Weird! Steve Franklin (Character) $402.5K 1991
No Score Yet No Score Yet American Blue Note Nat Joy (Character) - 1989
No Score Yet No Score Yet Murder by Numbers Lee (Character) - 1989
No Score Yet No Score Yet Uncut Gem Lewis (Character) - 1989


83% 83% The Closer Ken Scott (Guest Star) 2007
83% No Score Yet That's Life Unknown (Guest Star) 2003
No Score Yet No Score Yet Viper Unknown (Guest Star) 1994
No Score Yet 66% Murder, She Wrote Unknown (Guest Star) 1988 1991
No Score Yet No Score Yet Knots Landing Unknown (Character) 1990
No Score Yet 100% The Facts of Life Wes Mitchell (Guest Star) 1988