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Sam Earle (born on October 4, 1993 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian actor best known for having portrayed K.C. Guthrie on Degrassi. He also starred in Sticks and Stones as Curran Webster and appeared in two short films: Almost Tragic and Little Holland. He also graduated from Etobicoke School of the Arts in Toronto, Ontario, and attended the University of Toronto, alongside fellow castmate, Samii Folliott. He graduated in 2017 with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Cognitive Science and is currently attending New York University for a PhD. in Computer Science, Game Design. He is close friends with former co-stars Luke Bilyk and Alicia Josipovic. He has confirmed that he is in fact not dating former co-star Chloe Rose and that they are only co-stars and close friends.


  • Sam is a Libra.
  • He wears glasses, just not on the show. He doesn't wear them off the show very often either.
  • His favorite fast food is onion rings. Source
  • His first kiss was in 4th grade. Source
  • He said on Twitter that he only ships Klare, and nothing else.
  • He plays acoustic guitar.
  • He has a passion for "Polaroid Chewing" as he has said on Twitter, hence his profile picture.
  • He went to a French high school, thus he speaks French and understands it well. So much so that he acted as a translator during their trip to Haiti.
  • He has a little sister named Lucy.
  • He and AJ Saudin are the second tallest cast members, being 6'3, behind Stefan Brogren, who is 6'5".
  • He has stated that his worst habit is not getting enough sleep.
  • Some of Sam's favorite movies are Why Did I Get Married Too?, Jack & Jill and Life As We Know It.
  • He has been rumored to have dated Melinda Shankar, Jordan Todosey, and Chloe Rose, but is just friends with all of them.
  • He says that writing is the next best thing to acting.
  • Sam prefers the Harry Potter series over the Twilight books.
  • One of his favorite singers is Feist.
  • For a while, he stopped following Chloe Rose on Twitter due to "trust issues" with his girlfriend at the time, but just recently started following her again.
  • His favorite characters on the show are Sav Bhandari, Jake Martin, Eli Goldsworthy, and Bianca DeSousa.
  • He states that a girl is at her prettiest when she's all natural and without a trace of make-up.
  • He stated on Twitter that his dad is American.
  • His favorite kid actor is Karan Brar.
  • His favorite songs are Anywhere But Here by SafetySuit and Only You Can Love Me This Way by Keith Urban.
  • His best friend on set was Luke Bilyk.
  • He often looks up his own name on Google, Twitter, Tumblr, and Yahoo.
  • Out of the whole cast, he communicates with his fans the most.
  • On Twitter he states about him leaving the show: It was the writers' decision.
  • Soon after his role on Degrassi, he starred on a show called Guidance.
  • It was rumored that he and actor Devon Bostick don't like each other but he dispelled that on Twitter.
  • In 2007, he graduated from Earl Grey Senior Public School, which was used as a filming location for Borden High School in Degrassi Junior High.
  • Upon his graduation from NYU in 2025, he will be the third main cast member from the franchise to hold a PhD after Rebecca Haines and Deanna Casaluce.