Sam Neill is a New Zealand actor who plays Cardinal Wolsey in Season One of The Tudors. Neill is also well-known for his starring roles in the films The Piano, The Hunt for Red October, The Jungle Book, and as Dr. Alan Grant in the Jurrassic Park film series.
Neill was born in Northern Ireland to New Zealand parents, but raised in New Zealand. He holds citizenship for Ireland, the United Kingdom and New Zealand. He is married to Noriko Watanabe and has two children