Actor CV


I Call My Brothers (Melbourne Theatre Company) director Nadja Kostich

♦ Nominated for Green Room Award – Best Lead Actor on MainStage

Tales of a City by the Sea (La Mama) director Lech Mackiewicz

Origin. Transit. Destination (Australian Performers Exchange) director Sally Sussman

The Container (Big West Festival) director Kevin Hopkins

The Two Executioners (La Mama) director Mammad Aidani

The Bus Stop (Department of Justice) director Osamah Sami

Black Box 149 (La Mama) director Rose Jones

Forum Theatre (Victorian College of the Arts) director Shahin Shafaei

Long Day’s Dying (La Mama) director Kevin Summers

Baghdad Wedding (Belvoir St. Theatre Company) director Geordie Brookman

Sinners (La Mama) director Melanie Beddie

Homebody/ Kabul (Theatre@Risk) director Chris Bendell

Saddam – the Musical (Local Mosque Production) directed by Dad.




Ali’s Wedding – directed by Jeffrey Walker

♦ Nominated Australian Academy (AACTA) Award – Best Lead Actor

♦ Nominated Film Critics Circle of Australia Award – Best Lead Actor

♦ Nominated Australian Film Critics Association Award – Best Lead Actor

Journey – directed by Mohammad Ghorbankarimi

10 Terrorists! – directed by Dee McLachlan

Saved – directed by Tony Ayres

Lucky Miles – directed by Michael James Rowland


Osamah Sami in Saved



Two Refugees and a Blonde (10 webisodes) as Sami

Jack Irish (2 episodes) as Hadji

Sea Patrol (1 episode) as Salim

Rush (1 episode) as Hazrat

City Homicide (2 episodes) as Hanif

East West 101 (2 episodes) as Latif

Kick (13 episodes) as Sharif

Osamah Sami Journey