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Sam Riley (II)

Sam Riley was born on January 8, 1980 in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Control (2007), Maleficent (2014) and On the Road (2012). He has been married to Alexandra Maria Lara since August 2009. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2017 Ghost in the Shell (pre-production) (rumored)
 2016 SS-GB (TV Mini-Series) (pre-production) (rumored)
 2012 Byzantium
 2011 Woman in Love
 2010/I 13
Vince Ferro
 2008 Franklyn
 2006-2007 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Uni Bruny / Patrolman Eric Bruney
- Blinded (2007) ... Uni Bruny
- Uncle (2006) ... Patrolman Eric Bruney
 2007 Sound (TV Movie)
 2002 Lenny Blue (TV Movie)
James Milton
 2002 Tough Love (TV Movie)
James Milton
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Appeared on "Shadowplay" music video from The Killers, which is the soundtrack of control (2007) See more »

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2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


6' 0½" (1.84 m)

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I'd been told I was going to be the next big thing. But in actual fact, the complete opposite happened. See more »


He lives in Berlin with actress Alexandra Maria Lara. They met on the set of Control (2007). See more »

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