Thanos Samaras

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New York based Thanos Samaras was born and raised in Salonica, in northern Greece. He studied art & design and architecture at London Guildhall University and eventually theater, training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. In addition to working in fashion, he photographs dolls for Japanese doll magazines and books. His line of mohair doll wigs for the popular Blythe doll, is sold in Japan and to collectors around the world. In his native Greece, he has acted in dozens of films and plays, recently nominated for Best Actor at the Greek Academy Awards, for his performance in the feature film Homeland (2010). His editorial work has been featured in the Italian, American, French, Greek and Russian editions of Vogue, Harper's Bazaar US, CR Fashion Book, Vanity Fair, Bullett, The Last Magazine, Ponystep, Elle, Muse, Flaunt, Marie Claire, Blackbook, Lurve, Tatler, Madame Figaro, a.o.

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Vanity Fair Italy (Editorial)
published: October 2014
photographer: Kelly Klein
The New Royals
W Magazine (Editorial)
published: October 2014
photographer: Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin
W Magazine October 2014 Covers
W Magazine (Magazine Cover)
published: October 2014
photographer: Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin
Carmen Dell'Orefice
Vanity Fair (Editorial)
published: September 2014
Santa Lolla F/W 2014 Campaign
Santa Lolla (Advertising)
published: April 2014
photographer: Terry Richardson
Luxure Magazine - Winter 2014
Various Editorials (Editorial)
published: February 2014
photographer: Yossi Michaeli
Hannah Ware
InStyle UK (Editorial)
published: February 2014
photographer: Karen Collins
The Doll House
Dazed & Confused Korea (Editorial)
published: January 2014
photographer: Astrid Sterner
Macro Shot for Oyster Magazine online (Editorial)
published: 12/10/2013
photographer: Owen Bruce
Schon Winter 2013 Cover
Schön Magazine (Magazine Cover)
published: December 2013
photographer: Tiziano Magni

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