Sam Reid (actor)
At the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival
|Relatives||Rupert Reid (brother)|
Sam Reid (born 19 February 1987), known during his early career as Sebastian Reid, is an Australian actor. He is best known for his work in Anonymous, Belle, The Railway Man and Prime Suspect 1973.
Reid was born in rural New South Wales, Australia, where his father was a cattle farmer. His older brother is Rupert Reid, who is also an actor. He attended Cranbrook School, a private boys school in Sydney. Upon completion of school, Reid briefly lived in New York City before moving to London to study acting. In 2010, he graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art as star student of his class.
During his final semester at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Reid was given an opportunity to audition for a part in Anonymous (2011). Despite not receiving a script prior to his audition, he was offered the role of the Earl of Essex the next day.
|2007||All Saints||Marty Arent||Season 10, episode 2 "The Hardest Word"|
|2010||The Taking of Prince Harry||Prince Harry||TV film (credited as Sebastian Reid)|
|2011||Anonymous||Earl of Essex||(credited as Sebastian Reid)|
|2011||Spooks||Young Harry||Series 10, episodes 1 & 6|
|2012||Endeavour||Brian Lomax||TV film|
|2012||Whitechapel||Damon Nelson||Series 3, episode 4|
|2012||Hatfields & McCoys||Tolbert McCoy||TV miniseries|
|2012||Inhuman Resources||William Tucker|
|2013||Agatha Christie's Marple||Nat Fletcher||Greenshaw's Folly|
|2013||The Railway Man||Younger Finlay|
|2014||The Riot Club||Hugo|
|2015||The Second Coming||Joe Panther|
|2015||The Astronaut Wives Club||John Glenn||TV miniseries|
|2016||Despite the Falling Snow||Alexander|
|2016||The Limehouse Golem||John Cree|
|2017||Prime Suspect 1973||DI Len Bradfield||TV Series|
|2019||Lambs of God||Ignatius|
|2019||The Hunting||Ray||TV miniseries (SBS)|
- "Sam Reid Nylon Magazine". Nylon Magazine. Retrieved 20 May 2014.
- Frost, Vicky (8 October 2010). "Teledrama to show Prince Harry as hostage". Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 21 February 2019.
- Koehler, Robert (10 September 2011). "Anonymous". Variety. Retrieved 21 February 2019.
- "The Legacy of Belle". Interview Magazine. Retrieved 13 May 2014.
- "TIFF 2014: Sam Reid Breaks Out". Women's Wear Daily. Retrieved 25 September 2014.
- "Creative Type: a GQ Fashion Shoot featuring actor Sam Reid". GQ Australia. Retrieved 9 June 2014.
- "Sam Reid Cast in Belle". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 23 May 2014.