Samson Kayo

Samson Kayo is a fast-rising, BAFTA-nominated actor and writer from Peckham, best known for playing Horace in ITV2 comedy TIMEWASTERS. His television credits include multiple roles in hit sketch show FAMALAM (BBC 3), for which he was nominated for a 2018 BAFTA Award for Best Male Performance in a Comedy Programme and 2 Royal Television Society Awards, as well as HORRIBLE HISTORIES (CBBC), DRUNK HISTORY (Comedy Central), MURDER IN SUCCESSVILLE (BBC 3), STATIC (BBC 1), YOUNGERS (E4), THE JAVONE PRINCE SHOW (BBC 2), WE THE JURY (BBC 2), THE ALIENS (E4) and HAILMAKERS (BBC 3). Samson has also recently been commissioned to write a play by The Soho Theatre as part of their Soho Six Writers scheme, and his new sitcom SLICED, which he co-created with PHONESHOP’s Phil Bowker, will air on Dave in 2019.