Richie Sambora

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Musician • Songwriter

Birth Date: July 11, 1959

Age: 65 years old

Birth Place: Perth Amboy, New Jersey

Spouses: Heather Locklear

Bands: Bon Jovi

Throughout his Hollywood career, Richie Sambora performed rock music for many audiences. Sambora worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Days of Thunder" (1990) starring Tom Cruise, "Fire Down Below" with Steven Seagal (1997), "Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man" (1991), "Spaceballs" (1987) starring Mel Brooks, "The 1989 MTV Video Music Awards" (MTV, 1989-1990) and "The Adventures of Ford Fairlane" with Andrew Dice Clay (1990). He also appeared in the TV special "Intimate Portrait: Heather Locklear" (1998-99). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "MTV Cribs" (2000-08). More recently, he earned a role in "On the Line" (2001). Sambora also created music for "Hyperion Bay" (1998-99).

Sambora continued to exercise his talent in the early 2000s and the 2010s, taking on a mix of projects like "Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed" (2004), "A Lot Like Love" (2005) starring Ashton Kutcher, the John Travolta and Tim Allen box office smash "Wild Hogs" (2007), "Win Win" (2011) and "Rock of Ages" with Julianne Hough (2012). Sambora last worked on "CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock" (2013-14). Sambora was married to Heather Locklear.

Credits

Stevie Van Zandt: DiscipleStream

Self
Movie
2024

RSO (Richie Sambora & Orianthi)

Actor
Show
2020

People Features

Guest
Show
2018

Little Steven Feat. The Disciples of Soul, Richie Sambora: Can I Get a Witness

Music Performer
Show
2018

America Salutes You and Wall Street Rocks Present: Guitar Legends for Heroes

Music Performer
Show
2017

The Classic Rock Awards

Music Performer
Show
2016

Celebrity PageStream

Guest
News
2016

GrandfatheredStream

Guest Star
Himself
Series
2015
71%

CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock

Music Performer
Show
2014

Great American Rock Anthems: Turn It Up to 11

Guest
Show
2013

Front and Center

Music Performer
Show
2013

B.B. King With Special Guests Terrence Howard, Richie Sambora and Solange

Guest
Show
2013

Live! With Kelly and Michael

Music Performer
Talk
2012

MDA Labor Day Telethon

Music Performer
Show
2011

Access Hollywood Live

Guest
Show
2010

The Music Videos That Shaped the 80s

Self
Show
2010

The Project

Guest
Show
2009

B.B. King Live

Music Performer
Show
2009

The Better Show

Guest
Show
2007

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson

Music Performer
Talk
2005

Soundstage

Music Performer
Show
2003

Still Standing

Guest Star
Series
2002

American Dreams

Guest Star
Series
2002
85%

Chris Isaak Show

Guest Star
Show
2001

On the Line

Actor
Mick Silver
Movie
2001

The Daily Show With Jon StewartStream

Guest
Talk
1999

Access Hollywood

Guest
News
1996

Extra

Guest
News
1994

Inside the Actors Studio

Guest
Talk
1994

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno

Music Performer
Talk
1992

Good Morning America

Music Performer
News
1975

Today

Guest
News
1952