Sam Huntington began his career in the entertainment industry as an actor on stage at the prestigious Peterborough Players in his native New Hampshire. There, he performed over four seasons in such roles as Jem in To Kill a Mockingbird, opposite James Rebhorn.
At the age of 13, he moved to New York, where he landed his first film role, starring alongside Tim Allen and Martin Short in Disney's Jungle 2 Jungle.
Huntington then moved on to such roles as Jam Detroit Rock City, Ox in Not Another Teen Movie, Dinkadoo Murphy in Rolling Kansas, and a role in Fanboys, opposite Kristen Bell and Jay Baruchel.
In 2006, Huntington starred as Daily Planet cub reporter Jimmy Olsen in Bryan Singer's long-awaited take on the Man of Steel, Superman Returns. Additionally, Huntington has made several memorable television guest appearances including roles in Law and Order, CSI: Miami, CSI: New York, and Veronica Mars.