Sam Strike plays Thale, a rare young man known as an L-1, a future offshoot of humanity with deadly psychic power, who is brought aboard the Nightflyer under heavy sedation with the hope that he can communicate with the mysterious alien life that the Nightflyer is chasing down.
About Sam Strike
Strike was most recently seen playing the famed serial killer Monty Rissell in “Mindhunter,” directed by David Fincher. He made his debut as Dan Morgan in “Mi High,” and had a critically acclaimed role as Johnny Carter in one of the U.K.’s most popular television series, “EastEnders.” His additional TV credits include the role of Clyde Barrow on the series “Timeless” and the series “Silent Witness,” directed by David Drury.
On screen, he starred in the title role in “Leatherface” opposite Lili Taylor and Stephen Dorff, directed by Alexandre Bustillo and Julien Maury. He will next be seen as the lead in indie feature “Monster Party.”
Strike is a British Actor born in Southend-on-Sea, Essex.