Xavier Samuel is an Australian actor who came into the limelight after his role as Riley Biers in the Twilight series The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. His role in the show was a major success for his career and it even assisted him to fall in the nomination of MTV Movie Award.
Working alongside top actors, Samuel has been able to showcase his acting skills and talents several movies and TV shows including Newcastle, Anonymous, Fury, Seven Types of Ambiguity and few more. Although not a household name like many of his co-stars, Xavier is slowly building up his status as one of the top actors and would be of no surprise to find him starring in more and more box office hits in the coming years.
Dating Girlfriend; Married?
Xavier is currently dating GLOW's actress Marianna Palka. His girlfriend Marianna is a Scottish actress known for her role on Good Dick.
Details as to how and where the pair met remain uncertain, but the couple seems to be relishing their time together. However, the pair has been attending red carpet events, award ceremonies together hand-in-hand and seemingly bestow their love for one another since 2018.
Xavier Samuel with his girlfriend Marianna in the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival afterparty. (Photo: imdb.com)
Most recently in February 2019, he and his ladylove were caught together in the Sundance Film Festival Awards Night Ceremony held at Basin Recreation Field House.
Though the couple are in a buttery smooth relationship, they are yet to get married. At the moment, Xavier has not shown his interest to turn his girlfriend into a wife any time soon.
Prior to his relationship with Marianna, Xavier was in a relationship with model Jessica Gomes. The pair went public about their romance in October 2016 when they were spotted cuddling around and kissing in Los Angeles. Their relationship lasted for two years, from 2016 to 2018. Despite their separation, the two still maintains the relationship of friends.
Xavier Samuel came into the Hollywood limelight after his role in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. Showing his talents on a minor role since 2006, his exceptional acting skills eventually offered him the character for Eclipse.
Prior to the movie, he has debuted in movies like Drowning, The Loved Ones and few more.
After Eclipse, Xavier went on to star alongside Brad Pitt in the 2014 hit Fury. Xavier is not only apprised for his acting but also is acknowledged of his gay role in several movies as well as jaw-dropping performance in the gay-themed film. He has even portrayed the role as a devoted activist and performed in the production of Australia’s 1970s gay rights movement. Regardless of his on-screen character, he is indeed a straight guy in real life.
When the question comes down to his net worth., the exact sum has not yet been disclosed, but it would be safe to assume that he could possibly hold net worth in the range of thousands and possibly millions.
Wiki & Bio
Born on 10 December 1983, Xavier Samuel hails from Victoria, Australia to parents Maree Samuel and Clifford Samuel. His family includes himself, his parents and his older sister Bridget and younger brother Benedict. His sister is a stage manager whereas his brother is a writer, actor, and a producer.
Standing at the height of 5’10”, Xavier completed his senior high school years at Rostrevor College. Later, he attended the Flinders University Drama Centre to pursue a career in acting.