Tom York is an actor who portrays Sam Carne in the 2015 BBC adaptation of Poldark.

Early Life

York is from Hampshire, England. At 17, he was accepted into the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art where he studied for four years.[1]


When attending LAMDA, York portrayed roles ranging from Shakespeare's Hamlet, to Shakespeare himself in Peter Whelan's The School Of Night. In 2015, he was given the lead in Syfy's Olympus.[1]

York has also starred in episodss of Endeavour, Midsomer Murders and Agatha Raisin. Since 2017, he has portrayed Sam Carne the 2015 BBC adaptation of Poldark.

Notes and References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Syfy biography