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SAM CLAFLIN (Richard Sharp) has worked on a number of prestigious projects since graduating from LAMDA in 2009. He has a selection of notable and exciting projects in the pipeline. Claflin will be seen in Jennifer Kent's psychological thriller "The Nightingale." The film is set in 19th century Tasmania and follows a young convict woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family. Claflin stars alongside Aisling Franciosi. The film will be released later this year.

Also, recently announced, Claflin will star in British indie "The Corrupted," as an ex-con 'Liam.' Based on truth, the film is set in London and is a pertinent exploration of the corruption between property speculators, the police and the local authority, during the Olympic Park construction. Penned by Nick Moorcroft, the film is directed by Ron Scalpello and also stars Timothy Spall, Hugh Bonneville, Charlie Murphy and Noel Edwards. The film is slated for release next year.

Claflin was last seen in the screen adaption of R.C.Sheriff's WWI classic play "Journey's End," as Captain Stanhope. Directed by Saul Dibb, Claflin leads the cast of Asa Butterfield, Paul Bettany and Toby Jones. Prior to this, he was seen in "My Cousin Rachel" alongside Rachel Weisz and Holliday Grainger. Directed by Roger Michell, the film is based on the classic Daphne du Maurier novel. Claflin was also seen in Lone Scherfig's critically acclaimed "Their Finest," starring alongside Gemma Arterton and Bill Nighy.

2016 saw Claflin take on the lead role of 'Will' opposite Emilia Clarke in the box office hit "Me Before You" and 2015 saw Sam star as 'Finnick Odair' for the last time in "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2." The final film in the box office phenomenon franchise saw Claflin reprise the role he played in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire: and "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" opposite Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson.

2014 saw Claflin star in Lone Scherfig's film "The Riot Club," based on the London stage play, Posh, alongside Max Irons, Douglas Booth and Holliday Grainger. Also released was "Love, Rose." This film version of Cecilia Ahern's novel, Where Rainbows End, saw Claflin star with Lily Collins as friends and lovers in this romantic comedy drama set in Dublin and Boston. Earlier in the year Claflin appeared opposite Jarred Harris in Hammer Horror film "The Quiet Ones."

In 2012 Claflin played the role 'Prince William' alongside Kristen Stewart, Charlize Theron and Chris Hemsworth in the box office hit "Snow White and the Huntsman," which he followed up with a small role in "The Huntsman: Winter War." The previous year Claflin made a name for himself as youthful missionary 'Philip', the romantic lead in "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides."

He has also starred in a number of television projects. In 2013 he was seen on screens opposite Hilary Swank in Richard Curtis' BBC One drama "Mary & Martha." In 2012 Claflin played 'Jack' in "White Heat," an epic drama for the BBC charting the lives of seven friends from 1965 to the present day. He also starred in "United" alongside David Tennant, Dougray Scott and Jack O'Connell.

In 2010 Claflin was seen in the hit Channel 4 mini-series "Pillars of the Earth" based on Ken Follett's novel of the same name. In this drama, he played 'Richard' alongside Eddie Redmayne, Hayley Atwell and Ian McShane. Claflin also starred in the critically acclaimed adaptation of William Boyd's "Any Human Heart" for Channel 4, which won a BAFTA Award for 'best drama serial.' Claflin played the younger years of lead character 'Logan,' sharing the role with Jim Broadbent and Matthew Macfadyen. The same year he also appeared in "The Lost Future," a sci-fi adventure in which he played 'Kaleb' alongside Sean Bean and Annabelle Wallis.

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