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Samuel "Sam" Robertson (born 11 October 1985) is a Scottish actor and model best known for his roles as Flynn on E4 comedy-drama Beaver Falls and as Adam Barlow in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street.

Background. Edit

Robertson was born in Dundee, Scotland. He studied Drama and English at the University of Manchester, but dropped out at 18 to focus on his role as Adam Barlow in Coronation Street.

He is a keen follower of his local football team, which is Dundee Football Club.

Career. Edit

In 2005 and 2006, he took part in the second and third series of Sky One's The Match.

In 2009, Sam joined the BBC Scotland soap opera River City as new character Innes Maitland.

Sam played 'Flynn' in the E4 series, Beaver Falls, which aired in July 2011 in the United Kingdom.

When he was eighteen, he played the part of Adam Barlow in Coronation Street.

In January 2013, Robertson was a housemate in the eleventh series of Celebrity Big Brother on Channel 5 in the UK.

He was the second evicted of the series.

In 2016, Robertson returned to Coronation Street as Adam Barlow.

Filmography. Edit

Film. Edit

Year Title Role 2011 Hot Hot Hot Tiger
2013 Dementamania Edward Arkham
2015 The Legend of Barney Thompson Detective Sergeant Sam Jobson
2016 London Town Tommy Gun

Television. Edit

Year Title Role 2004–07, 2016– Coronation Street Adam Barlow
2005–06 The Match Himself
2008 Women Behind Bars Rose Parker's brother
2009 River City Innes Maitland
2010 Push Jake
2010 Being Victor Danny Burton
2011–12 Beaver Falls Flynn/Andrew Spencer
2012 Bedlam Dominic
2013 Celebrity Big Brother Himself
2013 Celebrity Big Brother's Bit on the Side Himself
2015 Stonemouth Callum Murston