Skyler Rose Samuels

Skyler Samuels

Skyler Samuels stands out as an accomplished actress and producer in the American entertainment industry, gaining widespread recognition for her portrayals of Amber in “Furry Vengeance,” the Frost sisters in “The Gifted,” and Chloe King in “The Nine Lives of Chloe King.” Her performance excellence led to a Teen Choice Award nomination in 2011.

What we know about this person

Full name:

Skyler Rose Samuels

Date of birth:

April 14, 1994

Zodiac sign:

Aries

Birthplace:

Los Angeles, California, USA

Age:

30

Citizenship:

USA

Marital status:

Unmarried

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)

Weight:

115 lbs (52 kg)

Early life

Born in the heart of Los Angeles on April 14, 1994, Skyler was brought into a world where creativity was nurtured. Her mother, Kathy, contributed behind the scenes as a producer, while her father, Scott, served the country as a federal marshal. Skyler’s childhood was filled with the warmth of a big family, including her three brothers – Jack, Cody, and Harrison – and her sister, Heather. The siblings together once graced a commercial for “Pizza Hut,” showcasing their family bond early on.

Skyler’s early fascination with the dramatic arts was encouraged by her mother. She pursued her education in a Los Angeles high school before earning a degree from Stanford University. Skyler often recounts how her father prioritized her education, wishing for her to embrace academia alongside her passion for acting, ensuring she balanced both worlds effectively.

Skyler’s journey into the limelight began early, featuring in various advertisements and TV endeavors as a child. Her acting career took a significant step forward in 2004 with a minor role in “Drake & Josh,” sharing the screen with Drake Bell and Josh Peck. This was followed by her involvement in “Wizards of Waverly Place” from 2007 to 2008, where she worked alongside Selena Gomez and David Henrie, further solidifying her presence in the world of television.

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Skyler Samuels in Scream Queens

Career

Skyler Samuels furthered her acting journey by taking on roles in a variety of projects under The Walt Disney Company’s banner, including notable appearances in “The Suite Life of Zack & Cody” alongside Cole and Dylan Sprouse, as well as “That’s So Raven” featuring Orlando Brown and Kyle Massey. Her acting versatility was showcased in 2009 with a suspenseful part in “The Stepfather,” a thriller that also featured Penn Badgley, Amber Heard, Dylan Walsh, and Sela Ward.

2010 brought her a significant role in “Furry Vengeance,” a comedic tale about a businessman’s intent to transform the Oregon wilderness into a housing development, only to face spirited resistance from the local wildlife. The next year marked a milestone for Skyler as she secured her first leading role in “The Nine Lives of Chloe King,” collaborating with Benjamin Stone, Grace Phipps, and Lee Ki Hong.

Skyler’s comedic flair was on full display in 2014’s “Helicopter Mom,” sharing the screen with Jason Dolley and Mark Boone Junior. She also delved into the darker, more mysterious realms of “American Horror Story,” embodying Bonnie Lipton. 2015 saw her participating in “The DUFF,” aligning with Robbie Amell and Bella Thorne in a tale that resonated with many.

The same year heralded Skyler’s involvement in “Scream Queens,” where she joined forces with Emma Roberts, Lea Michele, and Abigail Breslin. Starting in 2017, she embraced a pivotal role in “The Gifted” alongside Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker, and Sean Teale, portraying a family endowed with supernatural abilities. The narrative explores their struggles to evade governmental and media attention, underlining themes of secrecy and survival.

Skyler Rose Samuels Movies and TV Shows

  • 2023

    Meg 2: The Trench

    Jess

  • 2018–...

    The Rookie

    Charlotte Luster

  • 2017–2018

    The Gifted

    The Frost sisters (Esme, Sophie and Phoebe)

  • 2014

    American Horror Story: Freak Show

    Bonnie Lipton

  • 2015–2016

    Scream Queens

    Grace Gardner

  • 2010

    Furry Vengeance

    Amber

  • 2009

    The Stepfather

    Beth Harding

  • 2007–2008

    Wizards of Waverly Place

    Gigi Hollingsworth

  • 2005

    The Suite Life of Zack & Cody

    Brianna

  • 2004

    Drake & Josh

    Ashley Blake

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Page Kennedy and Skyler Samuels in Meg 2

Skyler Samuels’s personal life and family

Skyler Samuels keeps the details of her personal life under wraps. She is known to be single and without children as of now. Back in 2011, she dated actor Keegan Allen. When not on set, Samuels cherishes moments with her loved ones, strums her guitar, and pursues her passion for capturing moments through photography. Moreover, she’s a co-founder of the “Tipster” app, showcasing her entrepreneurial spirit.

Talk Shows

  • 2022

    Entertainment Tonight

    Role: Guest

  • 2018

    The Talk

    Role: Guest

  • 2015

    Home & Family

    Role: Guest

  • 2015

    Made in Hollywood

    Role: Guest

  • 2011

    The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

    Role: Guest

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Skyler Samuels in Drake & Josh

Skyler Samuels now

Currently based in Los Angeles, Skyler Samuels is actively pursuing her acting profession. In 2023, she took on the role of Jess in “Meg 2: The Trench,” sharing the screen with notable actors such as Jason Statham and Jacky Wu. She also embraced a central character in the detective-themed film “Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: Something New,” continuing to expand her repertoire in the film industry.

Published: April 10, 2024
Updated: May 30, 2024
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