Samoana Matagi

Samoana, has created an alter ego called the No-Handed Bandit. While cloaked in his alter ego, he created instructional videos for amputees.

  • Categories: Actors, Videos
  • Disability: Amputee Double Below Elbow
  • Gender: Male
  • Country: United States
Description
Samoana, or Sam for short, is an amputee since December of 2010. He received an electrical shock which caused him to lose both hands. With no hands he began his road to recovery. He used the knowledge he had from his bachelors degree in broadcast journalism and two years news editing experience to create an alter ego called the No-Handed Bandit. While cloaked in his alter ego, he created instructional videos for amputees on put them up on YouTube. These videos earned him the local American Red Cross Good Samaritan Hero award. Also he has been in a local advertising campaign for a hospital, a comedy skit, an actor/dancer in a play, and an actor in a music video for up and coming musician Chelsea Wolfe.
Credits
Chelsea Wolfe's video for Feral Love .
Degrees & Certifications
Bachelors in Broadcast Journalism
Experience
Internet, Appearances, Background, Editorial Print, Theater, Public Speaking
Equipment
Prosthetic limb
Sports
Snowboarding

Portfolio

Contact

  • Sam
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  • 801-842-9984

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