In 20, he took part in the second and third series of Sky One's The Match.
In 2009, Sam joined the BBC Scotland soap opera River City as new character Innes Maitland.
It's weird when the girl shouts out your character's name in bed."It's also an easy excuse to kick them out on the street and not have to pay for dinner though!
Sam said he wasn't shocked to learn that Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt were living in the basement and joked that the housemates wouldn't be happier that they were returning to the house instead of Paula.
And while it's clear that the star is very much a heartthrob on the cobbles, it seems it doesn’t always help him to find love away from the show. Online, Sam – whose character Adam is in the midst of a huge 'whodunnit' storyline with Ken Barlow – admitted that he sometimes PRETENDS he isn’t an actor in a bid to find true love.
I was a bit concerned about the direction it was going in, so when I heard that Kate was coming in and it was her who was going to be producing, I was more excited about the prospect of coming back."Coronation Street bosses clearly agreed with the actor, when they poached Kate from the neighbouring ITV soap.Sam will be reprising his role as Adam Barlow later this month, as Weatherfield gears up to welcome a string of familiar faces - thanks to new boss Kate Oates, who was poached from rival Emmerdale last year.When asked if he's kept up with the explosive drama in the cobbles since Adam made a swift exit nine years ago, the r star told press including uk that he needed a "week long crash course" to catch up.Sam Robertson Facts: *He was born and raised in Dundee, Scotland.*He is a keen follower of his local football team, Dundee.I want to get on like – a celebrity Tinder or something. " But when it comes to dating, the Celebrity Big Brother star admitted he finds it difficult to meet someone in the public eye – particularly a lady who is a big fan of the show.