SAMUEL BURGESS
 

Playing Age:  25-35
Hair:  Brown
Eyes:  Hazel

Build:  Medium/Athletic

Height:  5’ 11” (1.77m)
 

OVERVIEW:  Sam is a deaf actor with a cochlear implant.  He is confident on camera and on stage and is naturally quite a funny person.  He has performed stand-up comedy and is able to do numerous accents and impressions. He is good with animals, good with words; regularly in the gym. 


PERSONALITY:  Sam is quirky and witty but can also be serious.  He is very friendly and easy to get to know.  Sam also has anosmia (no sense of smell) and has Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) which means he does have some fixed routines, but this does not affect his work.


ABILITIES:  Sam is committed to his craft and easy to work with.  He works well as part of a team but can also work independently.  Sam can get teary-eyed on cue and is happy to go topless.