Samson Kayo

Samson Kayo is a BAFTA nominated actor & writer. He will soon be starring in Taika Waititi’s new comedy OUR FLAG MEANS DEATH for HBO Max.

His television edits include lead roles in TRUTH SEEKERS (Amazon Prime), DEATH TO 2021 & DEATH TO 2020 (Netflix),  two series of SLICED for Dave (which Samson also co-created and wrote), BLOODS for Sky 1 (which Samson also co-created), TIMEWASTERS (ITV2), multiple roles in hit sketch show FAMALAM (BBC 3), for which he was nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Male Performance in a Comedy Programme and two Royal Television Society Awards. Other television credits include HORRIBLE HISTORIES (CBBC), DRUNK HISTORY (Comedy Central), MURDER IN SUCCESSVILLE (BBC 3), STATIC (BBC 1), YOUNGERS (E4), THE JAVONE PRINCE SHOW (BBC 2), WE THE JURY (BBC 2), THE ALIENS (E4) and HAILMAKERS (BBC 3).

He has recently completed filming on THE BUBBLE by Judd Apatow.