Sam Huntington began his career in the entertainment industry as an actor on stage, at the prestigious Peterborough Players in his native, New Hampshire, where he performed over four seasons in such roles as ‘Jem’ in “To Kill a Mockingbird”, opposite James Rebhorn.
At the age of 13 he moved to New York where he landed his first feature film, starring alongside Tim Allen and Martin Short in Disney’s “Jungle 2 Jungle.” Huntington then moved on to such roles as ‘Jam’ in New Line Cinema’s “Detroit Rock City”, ‘Ox’ in Columbia Pictures “Not Another Teen Movie”, and ‘Dinkadoo Murphy’ in Thomas Hayden Church’s “Rolling Kansas.”
In 2006 Sam starred as Daily Planet cub reporter ‘Jimmy Olsen’ in Bryan Singer’s long-awaited take on the Man of Steel, “Superman Returns.” Additionally, Sam has made several memorable television guest appearances including “Law and Order”, “CSI: Miami”, “CSI: New York”, and “Veronica Mars.”
Sam was recently seen as ‘Eric’ in the Weinstein Company’s “Fanboys”, opposite Kristen Bell and Jay Baruchel and just wrapped production on Hyde Park’s “Dead Of Night” where he stars opposite his Superman co-star Brandon Routh. You can now watch Sam every Monday night on the SyFy channel’s new, critically acclaimed hit series, “Being Human” where he plays werewolf/tortured soul ‘Josh’.
Sam currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Rachel, and their son and daughter.
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