Samuel Barnett

Born Apr 25, 1980

Samuel Barnett is an English actor. He has performed on stage, film, television and radio, and achieved recognition for his work on the stage and film versions of The History Boys by Alan Bennett. His most recent television performance was in the BBC comedy Twenty Twelve.… Read More

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1980 Birth Born on April 25, 1980.


2002 22 Years Old Barnett was nominated for Evening Standard Award as Most Promising Newcomer for his role in The Marriage of Figaro in 2002. … Read More
2006 26 Years Old 1 More Event
He won a 2006 Drama Desk Award and was nominated for a 2006 Tony Award for his work on the Broadway production.
2009 29 Years Old In 2009 he played John Everett Millais in the BBC series Desperate Romantics, and Joseph Severn in the film Bright Star. … Read More


2012 32 Years Old The production transferred to the Apollo Theatre in the West End, opening 2 November 2012 and running for a limited engagement. … Read More
2014 34 Years Old In 2014, Barnett received a nomination for a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his work in Twelfth Night.
2016 36 Years Old …  On 29 March 2016 it was announced that he had been cast as Dirk Gently in the BBC America adaptation of the Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency book series by Douglas Adams. … Read More
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