A man truly ahead of his time; a lord, a traveller, a vegetarian…Sam Phillips is all these things and more!

A SAG award-winning actor for The Crown, Sam has recently shot to fame as the soulful suitor of Penelope Featherington in the all-conquering third season of Bridgerton, and now he’ll be having hearts a flutter all over Metro City!

Come and meet Sam Phillips at Metro Comic Con – 13th & 14th July, Melbourne 2024.

  • The Friday Night FUNction – Meet Sam at our Exclusive VIP event for Key to the City Pass Holders *
  • MEET & EAT – Saturday Night Bridgerton Dinner **

* The Key to The City is our VIP Specialty Ticket. PURCHASE HERE

At the Meet & Eat Dinner on Saturday evening 13th July, you’ll be able to have a drink and a meal with Sam, and chat with him in relaxed surroundings. Limited to 10 people per guest. ** PURCHASE HERE


Watch this space for more information and stay tuned to our Social Media for updates.


Sam Phillips

Sam Phillips is an English actor, who studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. On stage he has played Bertram Cates, the accused schoolteacher in Inherit the Wind at the Old Vic, Claudio in Much Ado About Nothing at Shakespeare’s Globe and Lockwood in the National Theatre’s West End run of The History Boys, amongst other roles.

On TV Sam had starring roles in the children’s comedy Hotel Trubble as Jamie, and as Spencer Cavendish in the third series of The Syndicate, starring alongside Anthony Andrews, Alice Krige, Lenny Henry, and Richard Rankin. He also appeared in Far From The Madding Crowd, In The Flesh, Pete versus Life, Micro Men, My Family and EastEnders: E20, and played the Queen’s Equerry, Stephen Chambers, in seasons 3 and 4 of The Crown, opposite Olivia Colman.

Most recently, Sam’s profile has exploded, with his breakout role on Netflix’s massive hit series, Bridgerton, playing Lord Debling, a love interest and suitor of season 3’s lead character, Penelope Featherington.

VIP Friday Night FUNction (Key to the City pass only)
Meet & Eat - Saturday Night Bridgerton Dinner
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This information is correct at the time of publication.

Please check the website and program for each guest/s final timetable, including time and location of appearances at Metro Comic Con.

Guest/s are confirmed, health, travel restrictions and other commitments pending. Further information will be provided via social media should any of these factors prohibit or otherwise impact the guest’s attendance.

Panel rooms may be subject to both venue capacity and safety requirements and may reach maximum capacity. Some panels will require patrons to queue for entry prior to the panel commencing. Please follow the directions of the staff.

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