Samuel Barnett (I)


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Samuel Barnett was born on April 25, 1980 in Whitby, North Yorkshire, England. He is known for his work on Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (2016), Penny Dreadful (2014) and The History Boys (2006). See full bio »

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Penny Dreadful Renfield
(2016)
(2006)
Twenty Twelve Daniel Stroud
(2012)

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 2020 Cyberpunk 2077 (Video Game) (post-production)
James McHenry (voice)
  The Act (Short) (completed)
Matthews
 2018 National Theatre Live: Allelujah!
Colin, Joe's son
 2016-2017 Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (TV Series)
Dirk Gently
- Nice Jacket (2017) ... Dirk Gently
- Trouble Is Bad (2017) ... Dirk Gently
- Little Guy, Black Hair (2017) ... Dirk Gently
- That Is Not Miami (2017) ... Dirk Gently
- Girl Power (2017) ... Dirk Gently
 2016 The Confessions of Dorian Gray (TV Mini-Series)
Stuart Knight
- Ever After (2016) ... Stuart Knight
- The Valley of Nightmares (2016) ... Stuart Knight
- Angel of War (2016) ... Stuart Knight
- One Must Not Look at Mirrors (2016) ... Stuart Knight
 2016 Penny Dreadful (TV Series)
Renfield
- Perpetual Night (2016) ... Renfield
- The Blessed Dark (2016) ... Renfield
- Ebb Tide (2016) ... Renfield
- No Beast So Fierce (2016) ... Renfield
- Good and Evil Braided Be (2016) ... Renfield
 2016 Endeavour (TV Series)
Anthony Donn
- Ride (2016) ... Anthony Donn
 2015 The Lady in the Van
Out of Work Actor
 2015 Not Safe for Work (TV Mini-Series)
Nathanial
- Episode #1.6 (2015) ... Nathanial
- Episode #1.5 (2015) ... Nathanial
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... Nathanial
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... Nathanial
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... Nathanial
 2015 Vicious (TV Series)
Young Stuart
- Flatmates (2015) ... Young Stuart
 2015 Jupiter Ascending
Advocate Bob
 2012 Love Tomorrow
Cal
 2012 Twenty Twelve (TV Series)
Daniel Stroud
- Loose Ends (2012) ... Daniel Stroud
- Inclusivity Day (2012) ... Daniel Stroud
- Catastrophisation (2012) ... Daniel Stroud
- The Rapper (2012) ... Daniel Stroud
- Clarence House (2012) ... Daniel Stroud
 2011 Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (TV Series)
Leonard
- This is Your Life (2011) ... Leonard
- Shagger (2011) ... Leonard
 2010 Fable III (Video Game)
Ben / Pinch (voice)
 2010 Marple (TV Series)
Sergeant Tiddler
- The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side (2010) ... Sergeant Tiddler
 2008-2009 Beautiful People (TV Series)
Older Simon / Adult Simon Doonan
- How I Got My Gash (2009) ... Older Simon
- How I Got My Turner (2009) ... Older Simon
- How I Got My Camp (2009) ... Older Simon
- How I Got My Water Feature (2009) ... Older Simon
- How I Got My Plumes (2009) ... Older Simon
 2009 Desperate Romantics (TV Mini-Series)
John Millais
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... John Millais
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... John Millais
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... John Millais
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... John Millais
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... John Millais
 2009 Bright Star
Mr. Severn
 2008 Crooked House (TV Mini-Series)
Billy
- Omnibus (2008) ... Billy
- Something Old (2008) ... Billy
 2008 John Adams (TV Mini-Series)
Thomas Adams
- Peacefield (2008) ... Thomas Adams
- Unnecessary War (2008) ... Thomas Adams
- Unite or Die (2008) ... Thomas Adams
- Reunion (2008) ... Thomas Adams
 2007 Wilfred Owen: A Remembrance Tale (TV Movie documentary)
Wilfred Owen
 2007 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Philip's schoolmate
- Alexander Hamilton (2007) ... Philip's schoolmate
 2006 The History Boys
Posner
 2003 The Royal (TV Series)
Joe Steeples
- Poison (2003) ... Joe Steeples
 2002-2003 Strange (TV Mini-Series)
Doddington
- Asmoth (2003) ... Doddington
- Dubik (2003) ... Doddington
- Incubus (2003) ... Doddington
- Costa Burra (2003) ... Doddington
- Kaa-Jinn (2003) ... Doddington
 2003 Doctors (TV Series)
Charlie Ambrose
- All an Illusion (2003) ... Charlie Ambrose
 2002 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series)
Brian Byrne
- Well Schooled in Murder (2002) ... Brian Byrne
 2001 Coupling (TV Series)
Sex Shop Assistant
- My Dinner in Hell (2001) ... Sex Shop Assistant
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Returned to the West End for the first time since the History Boys, to play Karl in 'Dealer's Choice' at the Menier Chocolate Factory, directed by Samuel West (2007). See more »

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Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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His father is of Polish Jewish descent. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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