A self-proclaimed "Greenwich Village Idiot," Sam McMurray grew up in the theater world and after college became a dues paying Equity member. He has several New York theater credits, including Translations, A Soldier’s Play, Savage in Limbo, The Taking Of Miss Janie, Kid Purple, Comedians, and Gray Spades. He is a long-time member of Ensemble Studio Theater and a veteran of many summers at the Eugene O’Neill Playwrights conference, where he debuted works by John Patrick Shanley, James Yoshimura and Adam Rapp, among others. He is also a regular contributor to the Seven Devils in McCall, Idaho.
McMurray moved to Los Angeles in 1986, booking work immediately. Notable film credits are: "Raising Arizona," "L.A. Story," "Drop Dead Gorgeous," "Stone Cold," "Mod Squad" and "Slappy and the Stinkers."
McMurray’s television credits include "The Tracey Ullman Show," "Likely Suspects," "A League of their Own," "Matt Waters," "Medicine Ball," ""Stand by your Man," and his favorite, "Dinosaurs." Other credits include "King of Queens," "Friends," "Freaks and Geeks," and "Breaking Bad," as well as the Lifetime movie "The Craigslist Killer" and FOX's "Raising Hope." McMurray can also be seen in the upcoming season of "Then We Got HELP," a new webisodic series.