His mother is Prunella Scales from "Fawlty Towers" He is the son of Timothy West and Prunella Scales. Sam is six feet tall. He graduated from Oxford in 1988. He is the grandson of Lockwood West. He has been a great fan of Doctor Who since childhood and considers his role as Cyrian in the 1993 Doctor Who Children in Need special Dimensions in Time as the proudest moment of his career.
Samuel West Quotes Samuel West: What did my parents say when I told them I wanted to be an actor? "Be a plumber." Samuel West: Shakespeare I love, but for an English graduate, I'm incredibly badly read.