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Brian Sampson

Brian Sampson was born in Los Angeles, but grew up in Northern California. His parents were both musicians and public educators when he began writing, shooting, directing and acting in his own video productions at an early age. His first science-fiction movie, "A Game of Power," won the California State Media Festival in 1983. His second ... See full bio »
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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Miscellaneous Crew
Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs Miscellaneous Crew
Need for Speed
Need for Speed Miscellaneous Crew
The Assassination of Richard Nixon


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 2017 The Etruscan Smile (stand-in) (post-production)
 2016 Birth of the Dragon (stand-in: McKee - San Francisco) (post-production)
 2016 Looking: The Movie (TV Movie) (stand in: Brady)
 2015 Steve Jobs (stand-in: Joel)
 2014-2015 Murder in the First (TV Series) (stand-in - 6 episodes)
- My Sugar Walls (2015) ... (stand-in: Navarro S.F. Unit - uncredited)
- Schizofrenzy (2015) ... (stand-in: Ed/Alfie S.F. Unit - uncredited)
- Punch Drunk (2014) ... (stand-in)
- Pants on Fire (2014) ... (stand-in)
- Burning Woman (2014) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
 2014/I Big Eyes (stand-in: Walter - San Francisco - uncredited)
 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (photo double: Carver - uncredited)
 2014 Need for Speed (stand-in)
 2012 Hemingway & Gellhorn (TV Movie) (stand-in - uncredited)
 2011 Love Bites (TV Series) (stand-in - 1 episode)
- Firsts (2011) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
 2009 State of Play (stand-in - uncredited)
 2008 Meet Dave (stand-in - uncredited)
 2007 Life (TV Series) (stand-in - 8 episodes)
- Fill It Up (2007) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Dig a Hole (2007) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Serious Control Issues (2007) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- Farthingale (2007) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
- A Civil War (2007) ... (stand-in - uncredited)
 2007 Zodiac (stand-in - uncredited)
 2006 Valley of the Heart's Delight (stand-in - uncredited)
 2006 The Darwin Awards (body double: Wilmer - uncredited)
 2002 High Crimes (stand-in: embry - uncredited)
 1992 The Water Engine (TV Movie) (production assistant - uncredited)
 1991 Howling VI: The Freaks (Video) (stand-in - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Stage play: The Cripple of Irishman - playing Dr. McSharry, at The Blue Room Theatre, Chico, CA. See more »

Alternate Names:

Brian C. Sampson


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Tore his ACL in 2007, (while attending college at Northridge). It took two surgeries to repair it. See more »


His winsome smile See more »

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