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Benedict Samuel is an Australian actor, writer, and director who portrayed Owen in AMC's The Walking Dead.


Benedict was born in Sydney, Australia, to Maree and Clifford Samuel. The youngest of three siblings, his brother is actor Xavier Samuel and his sister, Bridget Samuel, the eldest, is a stage manager.

Upon graduating from the prestigious National Institute of Dramatic Art in 2009, he was immediately cast in several prominent Australian TV shows.

Other Works

  • Paper Giants: the Birth of Cleo
  • Kiss
  • Home and Away
  • Underground: the Julian Assage Story
  • Gotham
  • The Shed
  • The Little House
  • Asthma
  • The Stanford Prison Experiment
  • By Way of Helena

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