Philece Sampler Biography

Philece Sampler, popularly known as Philece P. Sampler, was a well-known American television, film, voice actress. She made her acting debut on the daytime dramas Another World as Donna Love Hudson and Days of Our Lives as Renee DiMera.

Early Life

Philece P. Sampler was born in San Angelo, Texas, the United States on 1st September 1956. Philece’s zodiac sign is Virgo, and the Aster and Morning Glory is her birth flowers. Berry Gordy was her biological father and Diana Ross was her mother while Robert Ellis Silberstein was her legal father. She graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in Drama in 1975.

Philece Sampler Career

Philece P. Sampler began her acting career in 1978, at the age of 35. She grew to popularity in her area in a short period of time, influencing people and garnering a significant deal of fame as a result of her efforts. Her career came full circle after a while, as she rose in prominence. Philece P. Sampler became well-known in her own country of the United States of America, as well as in other countries, for her performances. She traveled to Hollywood after graduating from the University of North Texas with a theatre degree in 1975 and rapidly secured guest appearances in a few TV movies and series, including season 4 episode 61 of The Incredible Hulk in 1978, titled “Dark Side.”

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Philece provided her voice for a variety of characters in English-language dubs of Japanese anime and animation, using the moniker Dana Hayes on occasion. Sampler came to popularity on the soap opera Days of Our Lives as Renée DuMonde. Renee’s character was the focus of a big murder mystery in 1983, leading to one of daytime’s most spectacular send-offs. She went on to the TV series Rituals from 1984 to 1985 after leaving Days of our Lives in September 1983. Post Rituals, Philece went on to play Donna Love in Another World in 1986, a position she took over from original actor Anna Stuart. When Stuart recovered the post, she departed AW in 1989.

She had guest-starring roles on TJ Hooker and Hunter as Sue Ann and Casey, respectively. She then went to Japan on a vacation with her then-fiancé. With a couple of screenplays under her belt, she went to the United States and formed Philman Entertainment, a production company. In 1977, she starred in the television series The Incredible Hulk (1977), and in 1997, he voiced “Betty Ross” in the animated series The Incredible Hulk (1996). She later went on to voice Francine in the Rugrats spin-off series All Grown Up!, as well as Mimi Tachikawa in the Digimon anime series.

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Philece Sampler Biography

Real Name Philece Sampler
Birth Date 16 July 1953
Died Date 1 July 2021
Aged 67 Years
Birth Place San Angelo, Texas, United States
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Cancer

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 5” – in Centimeters – 165 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 62 kg  –  in Pounds –  136.6 lbs
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Average


Father Diana Ross
Mother Robert Ellis Silberstein
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known


School Local High School
College University of North Texas

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Is she a Lesbian? No
Husband Larry Dean
Children Not Known

Personal Life

Sampler was first married to Brad Blaisdell in 1981 and they both divorced in 1986. Philece married Larry Dean, her old sweetheart, on July 10, 1999. Sampler died on July 1, 2021, in Los Angeles, California, USA at the age of 67, from a heart attack. She had achieved milestones in her career.

Philece Sampler Net Worth

Philece Sampler was estimated to have a net worth of $1 million to $7 million dollars. Her principal career as an actress has brought her a great deal of wealth.


  • Philece Sampler had auditioned for the role of Gina Capwell on Santa Barbara.
  • She is a popular figure on social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube and had a massive fan following.
  • Sampler was an associate producer on Del Shores’ Los Angeles stage hit Sordid Lives.
  • She appeared as Emma (Chuckie’s love interest) in the episode “He Saw, She Saw” on Nickelodeon’s Rugrats.
  • On Real Monsters, she did a voice-over for “Ollie Ollie Oxen Free.”

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