Watch It!
Watch It!

Look for Samantha’s new Slasher Horror

Comedy Crazy Bitches On Demand now!

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On Netflix!
On Netflix!

Samantha’s raging new comedy Best Night Ever

is now available for instant streaming on Netflix!


But Wait, There’s More!
But Wait, There’s More!

Wondering what else Samantha’s been up to lately?

Read about her latest castings and other juicy details.



Shellac that hair down, ’cause it’s about to be blown back!

Check out Samantha in action on her video page



Originally from South Dakota, Samantha Colburn started performing at a very early age in musical theatre. She went on to star in such roles as Maria in The Sound of Music and Rosie in Bye, Bye, Birdie as well as being a top ten finalist at the National Forensic League‘s National Speech Tournament.

Samantha went to receive degrees in acting, music and journalism from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities where she won best actress awards two years in a row and starred in roles such as Janet in The Rocky Horror Show and Gwendolyn in Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest. After graduation she spent a year on stage with the renowned Chanhassen Dinner Theatres.

Since moving to Los Angeles to pursue her career in film, Samantha has appeared in a multitude of national commercials and in such films as Cannes Film Festival selection Cessation with the talented Dennis Haysbert and South By Southwest (SXSW) film festival favorite Out of Nowhere.

She made her television debut as Dr. Marta Torrez opposite Hugh Laurie on House M.D. and more recently was seen guest starring on Criminal Minds. She has also appeared with Kristen Bell and Don Cheadle on Showtime’s House of Lies, on ABC Family’s Jane by Design with Andie MacDowell and The CW’s Hart of Dixie with Rachel Bilson.

Currently, Samantha can be seen in the films Best Night Ever, Crazy Bitches & Electric Slide. She is also a series regular for season 2 of The CW’s P.E.T. Squad Files and starring in the upcoming feature film The Storyteller.

Samantha’s Representation

McGowan/Rodriguez Management
Bob McGowan &
Steve Rodriguez
Theatrical Agent
Metropolitan Talent Agency
Tom Markley
Commercial & Print Agent
Aqua Talent Agency
Lawrence Har


Sprint “Too Rich-Auction”

Some people are stupid rich. For the rest of us there’s Sprint.



Criminal Minds

Scenes from the “Nanny Dearest” episode of CBS’s Criminal Minds featuring Samantha as grief-stricken Melody Payton whose daughter is kidnapped by a serial killer.



Hart of Dixie

Here’s a clip from the “Sparks Fly” episode of The CW’s Hart of Dixie featuring Samantha as the sassy Evelyn who tries to retrieve her stolen dog.



M&Ms “Devour”

When Ms. Brown introduces Red to a chocolate loving beauty (Samantha Colburn), things quickly get ugly.



Burger King “Exotic”

A woman gets caught up in the new hot and spicy Buffalo Chicken Strips now at BURGER KING®!



Ford Escape “The Heist”

Two hot dames with technology on their side plan the perfect heist — picture perfect in fact.



Allstate Insurance “Ike”

Allstate Home Expert Mike Holmes meets his look-a-like, Ike, while inspecting a customer’s home.



Best Buy “Microsoft 2-in-1 Beta Test”

As the authority on computers, it’s up to Best Buy’s blue shirts to beta test all the latest and greatest computers, like the Windows 2-In-1s.



TWIX® Bites “Virtual Pet”

Wondering why they didn’t come out with Twix Bites in the ‘90s? It might have had something to do with their office pet.

Recent & Upcoming Projects

Starring in the upcoming family drama The Storyteller. Written by Emmy Award-nominated director Joe Crump and producer Rachel Noll, The Storyteller won second place in the Family Film category for the prestigious “PAGE International Screenplay Awards” out of nearly 9,000 feature length screenplays! The cast also features Constance Towers, Kristina Wagner and Brooklyn Silzer all of General Hospital fame, Cassidy Mack (Zoey to the Max), plus Broadway’s James Snyder (If/Then) and Eden Espinosa (Wicked)!

Series Regular for season 2 of the CW’s comedy THE PET SQUAD FILES. Hey, that’s “Paranormal and Extra-Terrestrial” Squad to you! Starring and created by John Dale and Michael Hobert.  Available on your laptop screen now at

Lead Role in the comedic feature film BEST NIGHT EVER about “a group of women who go on a life changing adventure,” written and directed by Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer of Scary Movie fame and produced by Peter Safran (The Conjuring) and Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity). Available On Netflix, iTunes & Amazon Instant NOW!

Lead Role in the upcoming “Horrific Serial Killer Comedy Thriller” CRAZY BITCHES – about “a girls’ weekend getaway that turns into a nightmare when, one by one, they are killed by their own vanity,” written and directed by Jane Clark (Meth Head). Available on iTunes & Amazon Instant Now!

Supporting Role opposite Jim Sturgess (Across the Universe, 21) in the feature film ELECTRIC SLIDE which is based on the true story “of the life of furniture salesman turned bank robber Eddie Dodson,” written and directed by Tristan Patterson. Available now on Netflix, Amazon Instant & iTunes.

Comedic Supporting Role in the indie feature film SHIRIN IN LOVE – “a romantic comedy about an absent-minded, yet sophisticated, young Iranian-American woman who lives in ‘Tehrangeles’.”  The film stars Nazanin Boniadi (How I Met Your Mother, Homeland), Riley Smith (90210) and the Oscar nominated Amy Madigan.

Featured Sketch Performer with the sketch comedy troupe EVERYBODY’S THE WORST.  Starring and created by Edward Voccola and Jesse Wilson and also featuring the talented actor James Bland.  Set to hit your laptop screen in early 2015.

19 Sep

John Hancock Commercial

My John Hancock commercial is now airing! Can you spot me even though it is black and white? It was so much fun dressing up all 1950s style. I wish you could see all of the details. They even gave me ...

12 Aug
Coming Soon WP

That’s A Wrap! A New Commercial

Just wrapped up shooting a new national commercial today! Super fun. I can't wait to share it with you! Should start airing in mid-September sometime. Keep your eyes on football and you should spot it...

30 Jun

The Storyteller: Day 4

Day 4 and we are all dried out and back inside! We are shooting scenes out of order as per usual but with all this hopping around I catch myself (along with the director, dp and key makeup artist) jumping...