Samantha Scaffidi is a Manhattan based actress, independent film producer, and filmmaker. With a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Salve Regina University and a Certificate in Acting from the William Esper Studio, Samantha is deft in both the production and creative sides of the craft.
Samantha has worked with top commercial clients such as Google, Deeplocal, Dior, and Netflix. She was a freelance producer for the Emmy Awarding winning interactive media company Skin Deep, working on “The And 2.0” and “Senior Orientation". Her main passion as a producer is creating narrative content. In this realm she has been a producer on feature films, short films, and music videos. As an actress she has worked on over 40 productions.
In January of 2017, Samantha attended the Women’s March on Washington where she directed her first project, the short film Documentary: This is America: The Women’s March on Washington, solidifying her move into directing. Samantha most recently released a PSA for the Nonprofit Healing TREE Foundation entitled "Bound". In the spring of 2018 she completed two music videos for the band Oh Pep! The first, "Tea, Milk, and Honey, was filmed in May and has yet to be released. The second, What is the Deal with David? was the hit single off of Oh Pep! unreleased album and has been released. Samantha is currently in preproduction of her next film.