Armstrong, Samaire 1980 1980–

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ARMSTRONG, Samaire 1980 1980–


Given name is pronounced Sah–mee–rah; full name, Samaire Rhys Armstrong; born October 31, 1980, in Tokyo, Japan. Education: Attended University of Arizona and (briefly) Parsons School of Design. Avocational Interests: Judo, fencing.


Agent—Mike Jelline, International Creative Management, 8942 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211. Manager—Loch Powell, Leverage Management, 3030 Pennsylvania Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90404. Publicist—Mia Hansen, Aquarius Public Relations, 7700 Sunset Blvd., Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90046.


Actress. Creator of the fashion clothing label Naru.


Film Appearances:

Kara Fratelli, Not Another Teen Movie (also known as Sex Academy), Columbia, 2001.

Sophie, Would I Lie to You?, 2002.

Josie, DarkWolf, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2003.

Maggie, Just My Luck, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2005.

Abigail, Stay Alive, Spyglass Entertainment/Wonderlens/Endgame Entertainment/Wonderland Sound and Vision, 2005.

Jenny, Rise, Senator International, 2005.

Television Appearances; Series:

Anna Stern, a recurring role, The O.C., Fox, 2003–2004.

Emily, a recurring role, Entourage, HBO, 2004–2005.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Meredith, "Taboo or Not Taboo," Party of Five, Fox, 2000.

Laurie, "Smooching and Mooching," Freaks and Geeks, NBC, 2000.

Laurie, "Discos and Dragons," Freaks and Geeks, NBC, 2000.

Brittany, "When Good Ideas Go Bad," That's Life, CBS, 2000.

Tasha, "Sailing Away," ER, NBC, 2001.

Angie Becker, "Look Closer," Judging Amy, CBS, 2001.

Natalie Gordon, "Lord of the Flies," The X–Files, Fox, 2001.

Guest, The Sharon Osbourne Show, syndicated, 2004.

Guest, Last Call with Carson Daly, NBC, 2004.

Guest, On–Air with Ryan Seacrest, syndicated, 2004.

Christine, "You're Buggin' Me," NYPD Blue, ABC, 2004.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Carly Wilson (some sources cite Katja), 111 Gramercy Park, ABC, 2003.

Television Appearances; Specials:

2003 MTV Movie Awards, MTV, 2002.

101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments, E! Entertainment Television, 2004.



Appeared as Penny in the music video "Penny & Me" by Hanson, and in the music video "Bad Day" by Daniel Powter.



Entertainment Weekly, December 17, 2004, p. 35; January 14, 2005, p. 18.

Lemonade, September, 2003, pp. 60–61.

TV Guide, February 14, 2004, p. 20.

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