Samantha Barks | Biography

Posted On: 04 May, 2014

Samantha Barks | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth October 02, 1990
Age 30 Years 6 Month(s)
Nationality Manx-British
Profession Actress
Husband/Spouse Not yet
Boyfriend Richard Fleeshman
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Not yet
Body Measurements 34-23-35 inches
Net Worth $700 Thousand Dollars
Height 170 cm
Weight 119 lbs
Children/Kids Not yet

Stunning Samantha Barks aka Samantha Jane Barks was born   and raised in Laxey - a village on the east coast of the Isle of Man on 2 October 1990. Her ethnicity is white. Her father name is Ann Barks and mother name is Richard Barks. She completed her schooling from Laxey Primary School in Laxey and St Ninian's High School, Douglas. After that, she went to London to study “A” levels. At The Arts Educational Schools she did her A level which was located at Chiswick. Samantha is an English actor and musician. At a young age of 3 she started dancing. Her zodiac sign is Libra. At present she is dating Richard Fleeshman.  Her boyfriend is also an English actor and musician.

Samantha released her first debut album “Looking in Your Eyes” in April 2007. This album became very successful. Next, in June 2007 she performed at Peel Bay Festival. Later, in December 2007 she represented her home country in Maltese International Song Competition. She won the title of Best Foreign Singer along with the cash price of €2000. Her first television show is I’d Do Anything – a BBC’s talent show (2008). On 2008, Barks was announced to play the lead role of Sally Bowles in the UK tour of Cabaret. In February 2009, Barks performed in prestigious Theatregoers Choice Awards. This gorgeous actress was into movies also. On 2009, she played the lead role of Aladdin at the Theatre Royal, Windsor during the Christmas Pantomime. She was also starred as eponine in Les Misérables at the Queen's Theatre (2010/11). This was London production. She sang Let Go in 2010. She was also starred in Disney’s television series groove High as “Zoe”.  This show was premiered in 10 November 2012. From 2011 to 2012 she was starred as Nancy in the UK tour of Oliver!. On 24 February 2013, at the 85th Academy Awards ceremony she performed with her co-stars from the film les miserables.  Samantha Barks won Best Breakthrough Performance at the Elle Style Awards on 11 February 2013.  She had received many prestigious nominations such as Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance and Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress (Motion Picture) etc.  She has also endorsed Wheyhey high-protein low-calorie ice-cream on twitter via Mirror.

Dazzling Samantha height is 5 feet 7 inch or 170 cm tall and weighs 53 kg or 117 pound. Her nationality is Manx. She has beautiful brown eye and dark brown hair.  Her waist size is 24 inch.  Currently she is 23 years old. She has cute dimpled smile. Barks have got long dating history.  On the set of Les Misérables: 25th Anniversary Concert, Samantha met nick jonas. This couple dated from October 2010 until January 2011.  Then, from January 2013 until April 2013, she dated Matt Johnson. Matt is This Morning presenter. This love affair also last for short span of time. After Matt, Samantha dated David Gandy from May until October 2013. And currently, she is in relationship with Richard Fleeshman.

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Personal Quotes of Samantha Bark:You can't live up to everyone's ideals. You just have to do your own thing and hope that it's true to the character. (Source )