Sam Wells was an actor known for his dramatic film roles. In the early stages of his Hollywood career, Wells acted in comedies like "True Colors" (1991) starring John Cusack. He also appeared in the TV movie "The Vernon Johns Story" (1993-94). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the nineties and the early 2000s, appearing in "The Last Broadcast" (2000) and the Anthony Hopkins blockbuster adaptation sequel "Hannibal" (2001). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Iron Jawed Angels" (HBO, 2003-04). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Legacy" (UPN, 1998-99). Most recently, Wells acted in the Harry Connick Jr. crime drama "Mickey" (2004).