Samuel Bryce ("Sam") Lerner is an American actor best known for his role as Geoff Schwartz on The Goldbergs, Chowder in Monster House, and his role as Quinn Goldberg in the Michael Bay produced time travel thriller Project Almanac.
Sam Lerner appeared in the feature film Envy, as the son of Ben Stiller and Rachel Weisz's characters, and played the son of Wendy Malick and Sam Robards's characters in the ABC-TV pilot My Life With Men, and the son of John Leguizamo and Claire Forlani's characters in an untitled Brett Ratner-directed pilot for CBS-TV. Lerner voiced one of the leads, Chowder, in the computer-animated film Monster House (2006). He was nominated for the 2006 Annie Award for Best Voice Acting in an Animated Feature for his role, and was beaten for the award by Sir Ian McKellen. On October 16, 2017, Lerner was cast in the Blumhouse supernatural thriller film Truth or Dare. The film was released in theaters on April 13, 2018.
He has appeared on the television shows Malcolm in the Middle, The King of Queens, Two and a Half Men, Oliver Beene, and Sonny With a Chance, and had a recurring voice role on the Cartoon Network show Whatever Happened to Robot Jones?. He did voice work for Zak Saturday, a character from the Cartoon Network show The Secret Saturdays.
Lerner has been in a relationship with Smosh member Olivia Sui since 2018.
|2006||Monster House||Chowder||Nominated – Annie Award for Voice Acting in a Feature Production|
|2015||Project Almanac||Quinn Goldberg|
|2017||Fun Mom Dinner||Alex|
|2017||Walk of Fame||Rowe|
|2018||Blumhouse's Truth or Dare||Ronnie|
|2003||Malcolm in the Middle||Patrick|
|My Life with Men||Marty||Unsold pilot;|
|Two and a Half Men||Andrew||1 episode|
|2004||Oliver Beene||The Kid||1 episode|
|The King of Queens||Donny||1 episode|
|2005||Untitled David Diamond / David Weissman'||Jackson||Unsold pilot;|
|2007||Las Vegas||Hershel Lipshutz||1 episode|
|2008–2010||The Secret Saturdays||Zak Saturday / Zak Monday||30 episodes|
|2010||Sonny With a Chance||Dinka||1 episode|
|Rizzoli & Isles||Quinn||1 episode|
|2011||NCIS||Nathan Tobias||1 episode|
|Harry's Law||Zach Elwood||1 episode|
|2012||Happily Divorced||Production Assistant||1 episode|
|Like Father||Mike||Unsold pilot;|
|2014–present||The Goldbergs||Geoff Schwartz||32 episodes|
|2015||Lethal Seduction||Walter||Television film|
|2017||Workaholics||Michael||Episode: "Party Gawds"|
|2018–present||Trolls: The Beat Goes On!||King Gristle|