Xavier Samuel

Xavier Samuel

  • Birthday: 1983-12-10
  • Place of birth: Hamilton, Victoria, Australia

Biography

Samuel was born in Hamilton, Victoria, the son of Maree and Clifford Samuel. He grew up in Adelaide, South Australia and graduated from Rostrevor College in 2001. He has a younger brother, Benedict, a writer, producer and actor, as well as an older sister, Bridget, a stage manager. Despite completing his senior secondary years at Rostrevor College, Samuel undertook final year drama at Christian Brothers College under the tutelage of Amanda Portus, where he played the part of Tom Snout (the wall) in Rostrevor College's production ofShakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream as well as playing "Belvile" in CBC's production of Aphra Behn's The Rover (The Banished Cavaliers). Xavier Samuel later attended Flinders University Drama Centre in 2005, where he studied under renowned acting teacher Professor Julie Holledge. He played Hamlet in the graduate production.

Filmography

Road Train

2010

As Marcus

The Loved Ones

2009

As Brent Mitchell

Angela's Decision

2006

As Will Turner

Frankenstein

2015

As Adam "The Monster"

September

2007

As Ed Anderson

Newcastle

2008

As Fergus

A Few Best Men

2011

As David Locking

Drowning

2009

As Dan

Love & Friendship

2016

As Reginald DeCourcy

Spin Out

2016

As Billy

A Few Less Men

2017

As David Locking

Bad Blood

2017

As Vincent

Adore

2013

As Ian

Healing

2014

As Paul Atherton

Riot

2018

As Jim Walker

Boys On Film 6: Pacific Rim

2011

As Dan (segment "Drowning")

Drift

2013

As Jimmy Kelly

Plush

2013

As Enzo

Mr. Church

2016

As Owen

Blonde

2022

As Cass

Bait

2012

As Josh

Anonymous

2011

As Earl of Southampton

2:37

2006

As Theo

Elvis

2022

As Scotty Moore

Fury

2014

As Lt. Parker

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

2010

As Riley Biers

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