Up 19,717 this week

Samantha Smith (I) (1972–1985)

Samantha Smith was born on June 29, 1972 in Houlton, Maine, USA as Samantha Reed Smith. She was an actress, known for Lime Street (1985), Charles in Charge (1984) and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962). She died on August 25, 1985 in Auburn, Maine. See full bio »


(age 13) in Auburn, Maine, USA

Which Celebrity Does Jeff Probst Want on "Survivor"?

Host and executive producer Jeff Probst thinks this celebrity would make the perfect "Survivor" contestant.

Watch now

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 677 people
created 09 Jul 2016
a list of 808 people
created 16 Dec 2014
a list of 56 people
created 23 Jan 2012
a list of 386 people
created 05 Feb 2019
a list of 559 people
created 9 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Samantha Smith's work have you seen?

User Polls


Known For

Lime Street Elizabeth Culver
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself / Herself - Guest
Today Herself


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (2 credits)
 1985 Lime Street (TV Series)
Elizabeth Culver
- The Wayward Train (1985) ... Elizabeth Culver
- The Mystery of Flight 401 (1985) ... Elizabeth Culver
- Pilot (1985) ... Elizabeth Culver
 1984 Charles in Charge (TV Series)
- Slumber Party (1984) ... Kim
Hide Hide Show Show Self (4 credits)
 1983 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Herself / Herself - Guest
- Joan Collins/Samantha Smith (1983) ... Herself
- Episode #22.57 (1983) ... Herself - Guest
 1983 Today (TV Series)
- Episode dated 26 April 1983 (1983) ... Herself
 1983 ABC News Nightline (TV Series)
- Episode dated 25 April 1983 (1983) ... Herself
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)
 2011 Love, Hate & Propaganda: The Cold War (TV Series documentary)
Herself - Andropov Letter Writer
- War of Words (2011) ... Herself - Andropov Letter Writer
 1998 The Unexplained (TV Series documentary)
- Dangerous Obsessions (1998) ... Herself

Personal Details

Official Sites:

Tribute Site

Did You Know?


First came to national attention in 1983 when, as a 10-year-old, she wrote to Soviet Premier Yuri Andropov, "Why do you want to conquer the whole world, or at least our country?" The premier was touched by her genuineness and replied that he had no such intention. He then invited Smith and her family to the USSR for a special tour. The bright and articulate schoolgirl became famous overnight. See more »



Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Recently Viewed