David Samuel is an Ethiopian-American actor who loves poetry, freestyle rapping, hip-hop, occasional video editing, and baking gluten-free donuts.

He received his MFA in Acting from Brown University/Trinity Rep, where he taught Intro to Acting to first-year undergraduates. He has extensive experience teaching and is available for one-on-one coaching. 

He occasionally knits washcloths and scarves and writes and records music under the name, King of Axum.