Astin, Sean

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Astin, Sean Gender: M
Sean Patrick Astin
born on 25 February 1971 at 18:32 (= 6:32 PM )
Place Santa Monica, California, 34n01, 118w29
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taglilatelo
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 06°51' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 16°44 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 17°12'

Sean Astin
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American actor and child of noted parents, actor Patty Duke. His adopted father is her second husband Sean Astin. As a young teen he made his first movie but it wasn't until 1993 that he played the lead in the popular film "Rudy."

Astin's best known role to date however is his performance as loyal Hobbit Sam in the film trilogy "The Lord of the Rings," directed by Peter Jackson. His memoir about his experiences making the film entitled "There and Back Again" was published in 2004.

Astin is a graduate of UCLA. He married Christine Harrell on July 11, 1992, and the couple has three daughters, Alexandra (b. November 27, 1996), Elizabeth (b. August 6, 2002) and Isabella (b. July 22, 2005).

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • child->parent relationship with Duke, Patty (born 14 December 1946)
  • sibling relationship with Astin, Mackenzie (born 12 May 1973). Notes: Half-siblings, same mother


  • Relationship : Marriage 11 July 1992 (Christine Harrell)
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1993 (moviie "Rudy")
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 27 November 1996 (Daughter Alexandra)
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  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 6 August 2002 (Daughter Elizabeth)
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 2004 (Memoir "There and Back Again")
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 22 July 2005 (Daughter Isabella)
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Source Notes

PT quotes birth certificate in hand; in the CA index, he is listed as Sean Duke, but the birth certificate received from Sacramento gives adopted name of Astin.


  • Family : Childhood : Family noted
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three daughters)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Child performer
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer