Samuel Carlos Do Nascimento
October 9, 1990
Actor, singer, dancer
Samuel Carlos Do Nascimento, (born October 9, 1990) is a Brazilian actor, singer and dancer. He starred in: High School Musical: A Seleção, High School Musical: O Desafio, Quando Toca o Sino, and from 2012-2015 he played Broduey on the Disney Channel Original Series, Violetta.
Life and Career
Samuel was born in Guarulhos, São Paulo. He began singing as a teenager with his friends in the church he used to attend with his family. He participated in several singing and dancing bands. He recorded an album with Junior Wolt, friend and fellow of High School Musical: A Seleção. He participated in the Brazilian musical reality show High School Musical: A Seleção, and was among the 12 finalists to be part of the local version of High School Musical, High School Musical: O Desafio. Along with the cast of the film, he recorded his second album. He toured in late 2008 and began recording the first Brazilian Disney film that premiered in the second half of 2009. He also played the role of DJ in the Brazilian TV show Quando Toca o Sino, which was inspired by the U.S. versions. He currently plays the role of Broduey on the Disney Channel Original Series, Violetta.
|2008||High School Musical: A Seleção||Himself||Competitor|
|2009||High School Musical: O Desafio||Samuel||Co-star|
|2009-2011||Quando Toca o Sino||DJ||Main role|
|2016-present||Soy Luna||Santi Owens||Guest appearance (season 1)|
Recurring character (season 2)
Awards and Nominations
|2013||Kids' Choice Awards Argentina||Won|
- He's Brazilian.
- His zodiacal sign is Libra.
- He's the first Brazilian cast member to have appeared on the show, the second being Rodrigo Frampton.
- He once went to Disneyland Paris with some of the other cast members from Violetta. 
- His fans are called "Samukitas".
- The name Samuel means "God's name".
- He is a big football fan and he really likes the player Neymar, as well as the rest of the Brazil national team. 
- He participated in the Violetta LIVE tour in 2015. 
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