Sam Swainsbury has Propeller credits that include A Midsummer Night's Dream and The Merchant of Venice (UK and international tours). Recent theatre credits include Sandy in Hay Fever (Rose Theatre), A Day at the Racists (Finborough Theatre), and The Rivals (Southwark Playhouse). Mr. Swainsbury received an Ian Charleson Award commendation for his performances in Nozze di Cana (Venice Biennale for Peter Greenaway), Slope (the Tramway), Hysteria (Birmingham Rep), and Burial at Thebes (Nottingham Playhouse and Barbican). Film and television credits include Over the Anvil We Stretch, "Harley Street," and "Jekyll." He trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School where he was awarded the Laurence Olivier Bursary Award.