Samantha Weinstein

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Samantha Weinstein

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Samantha Weinstein
Born Samantha Gail Weinstein
(1995-03-20) March 20, 1995 (age 22)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actress
Years active 2003–present
Notable work Heather in Carrie; Audrey O’Hara on Jesus Henry Christ (2012)

Samantha Gail Weinstein (born March 20, 1995) is a Canadian actress.

Life and work[edit]

She was born Samantha Gail Weinstein in Toronto in 1995, and has a younger sister. Samantha Weinstein started her acting career at the age of six and a half, in a theatre camp where she had one week to put a play together. For Siblings (2004) she auditioned with the recital piece, and had to practice it a lot but eventually really got into the character.[1] In 2008 she told in an interview, I’d study to be a lawyer or doctor…But I find acting so much fun.[2] Weinstein was screened for Case 39 (2009) and True Grit (2010).[3]

In the independent film Jesus Henry Christ (2012) Samantha Weinstein was co-starring Toni Collette and Michael Sheen, she was playing alongside Sheen interpreting of a behavioral scientist who experiments on his own daughter. Making her feature film debut, she nailed the audition. You’re asking for a preteen girl who’s simmering with anger and…[with many of the auditioners], there’s no simmering there. She came in and pulled a Christina Ricci, told the director to Harper’s Bazaar.[4]

Nevertheless, she was acting, Samantha Weinstein graduated from the Toronto High School, Vaughan Road Academy, with Ontario Scholar status in June 2013.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004 Siblings Danielle
2005 Big Girl Josephine
2006 Ninth Street Chronicles Sara
2007 The Stone Angel Child Hagar Currie
2008 Toronto Stories Cayle
2008 The Rocker Violet Supporting role
2010 Babar and the Adventures of Badou I Chiku Web: Tusktastic Adventure (VG)
2012 Jesus Henry Christ Audrey O’Hara Main role
2013 Carrie Heather Supporting role
2013 Haunter Frances Nichols
2015 Reign Brooke

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2003 The Red Green Show Sam the Brownie Episode “The Spelling Bee”
2004 72 Hours: True Crime Lindsay Episode “The Game”
2004 XPM Emma Macdonald
2004 The Winning Season Reeny Soshack TV film
2005 Zoe Busiek: Wild Card Young Zoe Episode “A Whisper from Zoe’s Sister “
2005 At the Hotel Piper Recurring role (4 episodes)
2005–2007 Gerald McBoing Boing Janine Recurring role (unknown episodes)
2005 Swarmed Cindy Orsow TV film
2008 The Border Katie Johanson Episode “Grave Concern”
2008 Super Why! Swan Maiden Recurring role (2 episodes)
2008 Céline: Her Life Story Margaret TV film
2009 Maggie Hill Emily Ransom TV film
2009 Being Erica Young Erica Episode “Adultescence”
2010 Less Than Kind Jen Episode “Coming Home”
2010–2012 Babar and the Adventures of Badou Chiku Recurring role (26 episodes)
2012 Copper Kayleigh O’Connor Episode “In the Hands of an Angry God”
2014 Darknet Heather Episode “Darknet 3”
2016 The ZhuZhus Mindy Gelato Recurring role

Awards and nominations[edit]

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