Sam Huntington

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Sam Huntington
Sam Huntington at Comic-Con 2011 cropped.jpg
Born (1982-04-01) April 1, 1982 (age 32)
Peterborough, New Hampshire, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1996–present
Spouse(s) Rachel Klein (2006–present)
Children 2
Website
samhuntington.com

Sam Huntington (born April 1, 1982) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his starring role as werewolf Josh Levinson in the Syfy series Being Human.

Personal life[edit]

Huntington was born in Peterborough, New Hampshire. His mother, Christine Stabile, owned and operated the Black Box Theatre, where Huntington started his career.[1] Huntington's great-uncle was actor Ralph Bellamy. When Bellamy died, his Academy Award for lifetime achievement was given to Huntington.

On August 12, 2006, he married his girlfriend of five years, actress Rachel Klein. The two wed in Huntington's hometown before heading off to Turtle Island Resort in Fiji for their honeymoon. The couple have a son named Charlie, and a daughter.[citation needed]

Career[edit]

Huntington's first role was in the 1996 television movie Harvest of Fire, which starred Lolita Davidovich. He then appeared opposite Tim Allen in Disney's Jungle 2 Jungle the following year. Roles in the films Detroit Rock City, Not Another Teen Movie, Rolling Kansas, Freshman Orientation, In Enemy Hands and River's End followed, alongside guest appearances on CSI: Miami, CSI: NY, Law & Order, and Veronica Mars. He was also in the History Channel documentary The States when it covered New Hampshire.

In 2006, Huntington starred as Jimmy Olsen in Bryan Singer's Superman Returns. His most recent film was the comedy Fanboys. Reuniting with Brandon Routh, Huntington co-stars in the live film adaption of Dylan Dog: Dead of Night.[2]

He currently plays the character of Josh, a werewolf, in the American sci-fi television series Being Human. He served as a guest on the second season of Face Off for a foundation challenge involving werewolves.

Filmography[edit]

Year Production Role Notes
1996 Harvest of Fire Nathan Hostetler TV movie; Uncredited
1997 Jungle 2 Jungle Mimi-Siku
1997 Law & Order Terry Lawlor 1 Episode
1999 Detroit Rock City Jam
2001 Not Another Teen Movie Ox
2003 Rolling Kansas Dinkadoo Murphy
2004 Freshman Orientation Clay
2004 In Enemy Hands Virgil Wright
2004 Raising Genius Bic
2004 Sleepover Ren
2004 CSI: Miami Justin Gillespie 1 Episode
2005 River's End Clay Watkins
2004–2005 Veronica Mars Luke 2 Episodes
2005 CSI: NY Connor Mulcahy 1 Episode
2006 Superman Returns Jimmy Olsen
2006 Superman Returns Jimmy Olsen video game; voice role
2007 Two Dreadful Children TV movie; voice role
2007 It's a Mall World Dean TV mini-series
2008 Looking Up Dresses Jade Williams short
2007–2008 Cavemen Andy Claybrook 8 Episodes
2009 Fanboys Eric
2010 Human Target John Gray 1 Episode
2010 Tug
2010 Glen Martin DDS 1 Episode; voice
2011 Dylan Dog: Dead of Night Marcus
2011–2014 Being Human Josh Levinson Starring role
2012 Warehouse 13 Ethan
2014 Veronica Mars Luke Haldeman

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