Sam started his career as the bookkeeper of Bermingham's last standing Blockbuster video store, in the mid 1980's. The franchise was a failure, however Sam developed an eye for cinema that never left him. Suffering from a very rare disorder, Sam is one of the few cases of 'Benjamin Button Syndrome' documented in the real world. He is 104 years old. Hobbies include filmmaking, tax law, and 19th Century Russian cinema. He is also a licensed celebrant.