Samantha Beaulieu is an actress, writer, director, and former radio host who hails from New Orleans. Samantha has costarred in blockbuster movies such as Unhinged; The Secret: Dare to Dream; Bad Moms; Now You See Me; and 9th Ward Justice to name a few.
In the television world, Samantha has Guest Starred on the series Leverage: Redemption (IMBD TV), and has had recurring roles on critically acclaimed Queen Sugar (OWN); NCIS New Orleans (CBS); Tyler Perry’s The Oval (BET); and Treme’ (HBO). Other credits include Preacher (AMC); Underground (WGN/Hulu); American Horror Story: Coven (FX); and Eastbound and Down (HBO).
On stage, Samantha portrayed Superhero Harriet Tubman – yes, Harriet Tubman was a Superhero before Superheroes existed – in Sigrid Gilmer's Harry and the Thief. Other stage credits include Mojo: A Black Love Story by Alice Childress; A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry, for which Samantha won Gambit’s Big Easy Theatre Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama for her portrayal of Ruth Younger; The Big Negro; Ceremonies in Dark Old Men; and The Madwoman of Chaillot.
When she’s not in front of the camera or treading the boards, Samantha is busy running her business, Tape My Audition NOLA, a professional audition-taping service for the working actor.
Samantha also enjoys gardening, swimming, “kicking it” with family and friends, brainstorming screenplay ideas, shooting short films, and basically, creating.
Written by S. Anna King
Twitter handle: @samanthabeaulie