SAMANTHA TAN

SAG-AFTRA

Lifetime Member of the Actors Studio

Height: 5'5"

Writer/director/producer and star of ALLY CHIA, now streaming on Amazon Prime Video

TELEVISION

Fresh Off the Boat

FILM

Venom

Ally Chia (short)

Harry Potter V

Harry Potter VI

5:13 (feature)

THEATER

Memorial Day

Blackbird

Marisol

Laundry and Bourbon

Agnes of God

The Lover

Other People

Closer

Kokoro (True Heart)

MUSICAL THEATER

The King & I

The King & I

High School Musical*

Carmen

DANCE

2012 Olympics Closing

BRIT Awards

Geneva Motor Show

Jazz Dance Company

VIDEO GAMES

Timedancer

 

Co-Star

Malay Loop ADR

Lead/writer/director

Cho Chang Double

Inferi

Lead

 

Sister Blister

Froggy

Angel

Hattie

Agnes

Sarah

Petra

Anna

Yasako

 

Ensemble/soloist

Topsy/fan dancer

Kelsi cover/ensemble

Gymnast

 

Dancer- Russell Brand

Dancer- Lady Gaga 

Dancer/gymnast

Soloist

 

Vivien (lead)

 

ABC

Marvel/Sony Pictures

Standco Productions

Warner Bros.

Warner Bros.

Perantauan Malaysia

 

The Road on Magnolia

ASDS Repertory

ASDS Repertory

Actors Studio DS

Actors Studio DS

ASDS Director's Unit

Actors Studio DS

Actors Studio DS

Actors Studio DS

 

Royal Albert Hall

Curve Leicester, UK

Hammersmith Apollo

O2 Arena, London

 

London Olympics

London

Switzerland

UK Tour

 

Chaos Created, UK

 

Chris Koch

Ruben Fleischer

Samantha Tan

David Yates

David Yates

Ari Abraham

 

Dan Bonnell

G. Duman

Rachel Stevens

Susan Aston

Elizabeth Kemp

G. Duman

Elizabeth Kemp

Jacqueline Knapp

Jacqueline Knapp

 

Jeremy Sams

Paul Kerryson

Jeff Calhoun

David Freeman

 

Kim Gavin

Lynne Page

Kim Gavin

Petra Siniawski

 

Mazin Power

SPECIAL SKILLS

Dance/Sports: Muay Thai/kickboxing, rhythmic gymnastics/ribbon, ballet, jazz, contemporary, modern, pointe work, partnering, Horton, ballroom/Latin, Stott Pilates instructor, Bikram yoga

Languages: Fluent English and Malay, basic Cantonese, Mandarin and Hokkien/Taiwanese

Accents: IPA phonetics trained, very good ear. Neutral American, British RP, West Texan, Malaysian, Chinese

Music: Mezzo soprano, Grade 8 ABRSM piano

Other: Chef and baker, kitchen knife skills, hand model

 

TRAINING

MFA Acting: The Actors Studio Drama School, Pace University NYC.

  • Acting technique- Jacqueline Knapp, Elizabeth Kemp and Susan Aston

Improvisation: The Groundlings, LA - Andrew Friedman and Daniel Robbins

BA (Hons) Theatre Dance: London Studio Centre, UK

*denotes original London cast