As a writer, three of Samuel's screenplays were Quarterfinalists in the Academy's Nicholl Fellowship for Screenwriting, and others were Semifinalists in the Cannes Golden Plume, Scriptapalooza and BlueCat Screenwriting Competitions.  Samuel also sold a horror script to  legendary television Writer/Producer Stephan J. Cannell and has been hired to write screenplays for several Producers.  Samuel attended the UCLA Professional Screenwriting Program and writes screenplays of varying genres and budgets, some projects to sell, such as his recently completed Sci-Fi television pilot “The Farm”, which is one of Blacklist.com's Top Rated teleplays,  and other to produce and Direct independently. Samuel wrote a Novel based on  his screenplay "Sweet and Sour", and also writes television commercials and other branded video content.