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Sam Dissanayake

Sam Dissanayake is an actor, known for Fever Pitch (2005), The Greasy Strangler (2016) and This Is 40 (2012). See full bio »

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Known For

Fever Pitch Mr. Abdo
The Greasy Strangler Indian Tourist
This Is 40 Eastern Doctor
American Bistro Inspector Jeltz


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 2021 Clairevoyant
Guru Bodhidharma
 2019 Tropical Cop Tales (TV Series)
King Skull
- The Sports Day (2019) ... King Skull
- The Dawning of King Skull (2019) ... King Skull
 2019 American Bistro
Inspector Jeltz
 2018 An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn
Adjay Willis
 2017 People Places and Things (Short)
 2017 Average Mom (Short)
 2016 The Greasy Strangler
Indian Tourist
 2012 This Is 40
Eastern Doctor
 2011 Second Best (Short)
 2008 The Importance of Awards in Advertising: A Talk by Maximillian Villivankk. (Short)
Maximillian Villivankk (as Sampath Dissayanake)
 2005 Fever Pitch
Mr. Abdo
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 2017 Without Your Head (Podcast Series)
- Greasy Week - Sam Dissinayake (2017) ... Self

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Alternate Names:

Sampath Dissayanake

Did You Know?


His scene as the "Eastern Doctor" from This Is 40 is a fan-favorite, and on YouTube. Paul Rudd's character imitates the way he says "fruits" with an accent, and Sam's character asks "Are you okay? Do you want to get on the table?".

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