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Ido Samuel



Ido Samuel





Stats: 6’2”

Location: London, LA, NY, TLV

Willing to travel


FILL THE VOID                    Yossi Mendelman    Rama Burshtein           Sony Pictures/Norma Productions


  7 of the Israeli Film Academy awards including Best Film of the year 2012 (Israel's official submission for the

2012 Oscars). Haifa  International Film Festival -Best Film of 2012. Independent Spirit Awards. New York Film

Festival. London Film Festival. Palm Springs international Film Festival – won Best Foreign Language Film.

Venice Film Festival – won best actress and honorable mention. São Paulo International Film Festival –

Won Best Dramatic FilmToronto International Film Festival.



THE DIVIDE (short)               Kobi (lead)              Tzvi Yheuda Herling     Maale


  San Diego International Jewish Film Festival. Louisville International Jewish Film Festival“.

Judges favorite movie award” winner at  Maale 2011.



MOTHER'S FADING (short)   Son (lead)              Arthur Sthepanyan        T.A.U


  Cannes Film Festival 2011. Batumi International Art-House Film Festival 2011. Asolo Art FilmFestival 2011.

   Písek Inernational Film     Festival. 2011I’VE SEEN FILMS – International Film Festival 2011.

Semana de Cinema Experimental de Madrid 2011.


East of Byzantium                   St. George               Roger Kupelian          journey Pictures


Ben Dod Sheli  (short)          Issac (lead)              Daniel Yonathan           CSUN

The Student Academy Awards 2017, Santa Barbara Jewish Film Festival.

AWAKE (short)                       Oren (lead)              Paz Edry                        Sapir


  Imagine: Amsterdam Fantastic Film Festival 2013. Cinema South Festival פסטיבל קולנוע דרום 2012.


Dirty Bomb (short)          Aharon (lead)             Valerie McCaffrey          Jennifer Tung/Brian Kelly Jones

Nominated for best lead actor in Madrid International Film Festival, Nominated for best actor North Virginia Film Festival, Official selection The American Pavilion Emerging Filmmakers Showcase Cannes 2018, Winner Manhattan Film Festival 2019, Dances With Films 2018, Winner Madrid International Film Festival.

SECOND BEST (short)           Yoni (lead)              Yuva Ben-Yaakov         Sapir


  Cinema South Festival פסטיבל קולנוע דרום 2012.

BEHIND THE GLASS              Oren (lead)              Avital Sharon                Sapir


  Cinema South Festival פסטיבל קולנוע דרום 2011.



ISLAND OF SANITY                Roy (Lead)               Amit Shamir                  Megadim


  Winner best film in Megadim 2010



LEMONADE                             Dan (lead)                Erez Eisenstein           Evil Twin Productions


  48 hour film project - winner 2010. Jerusalem Film Festivas; Icon TLV film festival 2010.



PLACEBO                                Jack (lead)               Zach Sousa                   LMU LA  (Thesis film)



WILL YOU                               Murphy (lead)           Kuba Soltysiak              USC



2010 - present

2010 - present


We Were The Lucky Ones                                    Reoccurring                   Hulu/Disney/20th Century


FBI: International                                                   Guest Star                                    CBS


TRANSPARENT                                                    Co Star                               Amazon Studios 

Against All Odds: In Search of a Miracle.              Guest Star                                    TBN



Gavin James - Bitter Pill (Capitol Records)   Lead   Tim Mattia (director)    Yella productions  

Illenium - Hearts On Fire (12 Tone Music )   Lead   Caleb Mallery (director)    Tuff Contender  




The Lion King     Simba (lead)      Yaffa Gabay Theater

The Pillowman    Michael (lead)    Yossi Cohen  Seminar Hakibutzim





Internet Campaign for the I.D.F against Hitchhiking    Hijacked Soldier (lead)    Gil Naor    IDF spokesperson


(viral video, billboards and radio)


MC (Host) of the Gala of Hopes and Dreams 2020.  TEEV EVENTS

Training & Workshops

Seminar Hakibutzim acting School   2007-2009

Geoundlings - improv 2019




Yoram Levinshtein acting Workshop  2006


Sasi Samocha theater acting 2007  


Lyat Bein acting for movies 2006-2008


Niv Raz Acting infront of a Camera 2010


Bob & Claire Corff Dialect  American accent 2013-2014


Charles Becker Dialect American accent 2013


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