It's amazing to think that Sam Elliott has been working in film for 50 years and just got his first Oscar nomination! Sam, who graduated high school in Portland, and went to college in Vancouver, Wash., where he got his start in acting, was recently nominated for his role in Bradley Cooper's "A Star is Born." Sam's family still owns the home his mother used to live in and he tries to spend as much time as he can in the Willamette Valley,

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