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Samuel Roukin

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Samuel Roukin (born 15 August 1980) is an English actor. Roukin was born in Southport, and currently lives in Kentish Town, North London. He displayed an interest in drama from an early age. After completing secondary school at Merchant Taylors' School, Crosby where he was involved in many school productions and where he now returns to give acting workshops to the pupils involved in drama and English, he went on to train at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, graduating in 2003. Roukin finished filming Bright Star, directed by Jane Campion and based on the three-year romance between 19th century poet John Keats and Fanny Brawne, which was cut short by Keats' death at age 25. Roukin starred in the 2008 hit film Happy Go Lucky as the main character's (Poppy, played by Sally Hawkins) love interest. According to the review on The Independent website by Jonathan Romney, ( Poppy ) "Realising one of her pupils is unhappy, she takes action that results in her meeting a simpatico social worker (Samuel Roukin), leading to possibly the single most convincing, no-nonsense, outright charming flirtation scene I've seen in cinema." The film directed by the multiple award winning Mike Leigh won a host of nominations and awards worldwide for the film. Roukin played a Snatcher in the two-part finale of the Harry Potter franchise, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part I & Part II. He was recently interviewed by DemonFM in Leicester about his current stage work. ITV's recent two part drama DCI Banks - Aftermath featuring Stephen Tompkinson had Samuel playing the lead villain in a prime time mini series that was watched by over 5.5 million viewers. Description above from the Wikipedia article Samuel Roukin, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Aug 15, 1980 In Southport, England
Movie/TV Credits:
14
First Appeared:
In the movie Miss Austen Regrets 2008-02-03
Latest Project:
Movie Equity 2016-07-29
Known For
Poster of Macbeth Unhinged
Poster of National Theatre Live: The Kitchen
Poster of Happy-Go-Lucky
Poster of Love You More
Filmography
Movie Equity Ed 2016-07-29
Movie Macbeth Unhinged Murderer 1 2016-06-16
Series The Magicians Fairy Ambassador 2015-12-16
Series Salem THE SENTINEL 2014-04-20
Series TURN: Washington's Spies Lt. John Simcoe 2014-04-06
Movie National Theatre Live: The Kitchen Paul 2011-10-06
Series Appropriate Adult Detective Constabe Darren Law 2011-09-04
Movie Appropriate Adult Detective Constable Darren Law 2011-09-04
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 The Snatcher 2010-10-17
Movie Bright Star Reynolds 2009-11-05
Movie Solomon Kane Marcus Kane 2009-09-16
Movie Happy-Go-Lucky Tim 2008-04-18
Movie Love You More Teacher 2008-02-05
Movie Miss Austen Regrets Harris Bigg 2008-02-03