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Sam Moses


B: in IndiaD: June 21, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario

Born in India, Sam Moses moved to Canada and was first interested in dance, enrolling at the National Ballet School before sifting his interest to acting. In addition to his work in film and television, Moses was also a stage actor who performed at both the Shaw and Stratford festivals in productions of Twelfth Night, A Chorus Line, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, and Fiddler on the Roof. Often remembered for his role as the hot dog vendor in Ghostbusters, his last movie was 2016’s comedy My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

El hombre desnudo (1976)

Nothing Personal (1980)
Off Your Rocker(TV-1982)
Moscow on the Hudson (1984)
Ghostbusters (1984)
Big Deal (1985)
Apology (TV-1986)
Adventures in Babysitting (1987)
Nightstick (TV-1987)
Hot Paint (1988)
Short Circuit 2 (1988)
Sing (1989)

Boozecan (1994)
Harrison Bergeron (TV-1995)
Expect No Mercy (1995)
Balls Up (1997)
Woo (1998)

The Facts of Life Reunion (TV-2001)
Meet Prince Charming (2002)
Touch of Pink (2004)
Welcome to Mooseport (2004)
16 Blocks (2006)

Down the Road Again (2011)
The Beard (2011, short)
Jesus Henry Christ (2012)
What If (2013)
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)

TV Series – Guest appearances:
King of Kensington (1977)

Night Heat (1985)
Sharon, Lois & Bram’s Elephant Show (1987)
Adderly (1987)
Diamonds (1987, 1988)
T and T (1988)

E.N.G. (1990)
War of the Worlds (1990)
Due South (1995, 1996)
The Newsroom (1996)
Eerie, Indiana: The Other Dimension (1998)
La Femme Nikita (1998)

Earth: Final Conflict (2002)
Witchblade (2002)
True Crimes: The First 72 Hours (2003)
This is Wonderland (2004)
Billable Hours (2006)
Air Emergency (2009)

Good Dog (2011)
Alphas (2011)
Transporter: The Series (2012)
Touring T.O. (2014)

Ghostbusters, movie poster,
This teaser poster for Ghostbusters was scanned from an original in the Northernstars Collection.