This week, Patrick welcomes talented actor Sam Huntington into Pop Culture Tonight to discuss his new film Second Nature, and previous roles in Superman Returns, Being Human and Fanboys!
About Sam Huntington:
Sam 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.”
In 2009 Sam starred as ‘Eric’ in the Weinstein Company’s “Fanboys”, opposite Kristen Bell and Jay Baruchel and starred opposite his Superman co-star Brandon Routh in “Dead of Night”. He is well known for his role as werewolf/tortured soul ‘Josh’ on the SyFy channel’s critically acclaimed hit series, “Being Human”.
This fall Sam stars in “Second Nature” a film about a woman and man who compete in an unusual race for mayor when gender roles magically reverse.
For more information on his new film Second Nature click here!