Sandra Lynn "Sam" Sorbo (née Jenkins; born October 18, 1964) is an American actress, author, and talk radio host. Sorbo played Serena on the television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys and hosts the weekday, syndicated radio program, The Sam Sorbo Show.
Sandra Lynn Jenkins
October 18, 1964
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Other names||Sam Jenkins|
|Occupation||Actress, author, talk radio host|
Kevin Sorbo (m. 1998)
Under her maiden name, Jenkins, Sorbo played Serena on the TV series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys. In the show, Hercules falls in love with Sorbo's character and they get married, but Serena dies under mysterious circumstances.
Sorbo starred as Dr. Caroline Eggert in the third season of Chicago Hope and alongside Steve Buscemi in Twenty Bucks and Ed and His Dead Mother. She had guest appearances as Mariah on seaQuest DSV and she acted alongside her husband as Dr. Sara Riley in two episodes of Andromeda.
Under her married name, Sorbo hosts a weekday radio show, The Sam Sorbo Show, syndicated nationwide by Mojo 5-0 Radio. She also co-hosts Flashpoint Live, a weekly radio news magazine.
Sorbo studied Biomedical Engineering at Duke University, but decided to pursue modeling and acting afterwards. Sorbo married actor Kevin Sorbo on January 5, 1998. They have three children together, whom they homeschooled. Sorbo wrote They're Your Kids, a book that chronicles her family's experience with homeschooling. She publicly advocates homeschooling.
|1990||The Bonfire of the Vanities||Fox's Assistant|
|1991||Night of the Warrior||Hooker|
|1993||Twenty Bucks||Anna Holiday|
|1993||Ed and His Dead Mother||Storm Reynolds|
|1994||Fortunes of War||Johanna Pimmler|
|1994||The Crew||Catherine Driftwood|
|2005||In a Dark Place||Paula|
|2014||Alongside Night||Cathryn Vreeland|
|2015||Just Let Go||District Attorney|
|2017||Let There Be Light||Katy Harkins||co-wrote screenplay with Dan Gordon|
|1987||Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story||Georgette||Episode: "1.3"|
|1990||Blaues Blut||Tuesday||Episode: "Das Mädchen aus dem Meer"|
|1990||Glory Days||Sherry||Episode: "The Kids Are Allright"|
|1994–1995||seaQuest DSV||Mariah||2 episodes|
|1995||Diagnosis: Murder||Ellen Kingston||Episode: "Playing for Keeps"|
|1996||JAG||Private Whitley||Episode: "Boot"|
|1996||The Sentinel||Isabel Kane||Episode: "Night Train"|
|1996||Chicago Hope||Dr. Caroline Eggert||8 episodes|
|1996-99||Hercules: The Legendary Journeys||Princess Kirin; Serena||Episode: "Prince Hercules"; 5 episodes|
|2000-01||Andromeda||Dr. Sara Riley||2 episodes|
|2001||Tatort||Esther||Episode: "Nichts mehr im Griff"|
|2007||Avenging Angel||Sarah||TV movie|
- "Talk Radio Network Enterprises Launches The Sam Sorbo Show". trncorporate.com. Retrieved 2 October 2015.
- "Kevin Sorbo Displays the Strength of 'Hercules'". americanprofile.com. Retrieved 2 October 2015.
- About: Flashpoint Live with Sam Sorbo and Marius Forte. TRN1.com. Retrieved November 27, 2012.
- "Sam Sorbo talks hubby Kevin Sorbo & True Strength: He truly is my hero". sorbowriter.wordpress.com. Retrieved 2 October 2015.
- "'They're Your Kids' author hails homeschooling". Retrieved 17 August 2016.
- "Kevin Sorbo Uses Faith to Make 'World Fit for Kids'". cbn.com. August 27, 2015. Retrieved 2 October 2015.