Samantha Armytage Biography

Published On Aug 17, 2015
Facts of Samantha Armytage
Date of Birth: 1977 , September-4
Birth Nation: Australia
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Samantha Armytage
Nationality Australian
Birth Place/City London
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession TV Presenter
Weight in KG 54 KG
Married Yes
Married to David Keith Heald
Children Son Maximus
Education Charles Sturt University
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
TV Show Sunrise, Weekend Sunrise
Net Worth $14 million
Eye Color Brown Dark
Hair Color Brown Light
Body Measurements 34-24-35
Birth Name Rachel Anne McAdams
Father Lance McAdams
Mother Sandra McAdams
Working For ABC
Face Color White
Famous for Journalist
Divorce N/A
Awards Genie Award 2002
Breast Size 36 in
Waist size 24 in
Hip Size 36 in
Salary $ 15
Tattoo(s) Not Available
Religion Roman Catholic, Jewish
Neck Size 9
Shoe Size 10
Movies Doctor Strange
Sisters Georgina
Siblings Charles
Girlfriend Unknown
Music Group Maybach Music Group
Nick Name Trish Stratus
Affair with Patrick Sambroock
Albums Don Henley
Chest Size Unknown
Boyfriend Josh Lucas
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Samantha Armytage was born in Australia. She was raised on Bolaro Station in the Snowy Mountains of New South Wales. She attended Kincoppal-Rose Bay School and then Charles Sturt University. She is a descent of the Armytage pioneering/pastoral family who came from Victoria. She has one younger sister, Georgina, and one younger brother, Charles.

She started her career at WIN Television in 1999. After working there for three years, she then joined Sky News Australia. There, she was a chief political reporter. Samantha became engaged with the Seven Network, in April 2003. In June 2013, Armytage replaced Sunrise co-host, Melissa Doyle. She is reported to earn a very large amount from her reporting career but her net worth isn't revealed.

In 2016 Samantha Armytage was replaced as host of UNHCR lunch with Kristin Davis after the Sex and The City themed skit on Sunrise with Davis backfired. Actress Davis went there to discuss her work in UNHCR but Armytage was accused that she only focused on the movie Sex and The City.

She has been able to maintain her private life and no revelations are made regarding her love affairs and her married life. She is actively involved in social medias. Her Twitter and Instagram account is filled with her professional work. She is very fond of dogs and she regularly keeps posting pictures with dogs.

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Born in Australia

September 4 , 1977

She was born in an upper-middle class family. She grew up in Bolaro Station in the Snowy Mountains of New South Wales. She was raised along with her younger sister and younger brother. She was enrolled at Kincoppal-Rose Bay school and then she attended Charles Sturt University.

Began career at WIN Television

September 30 , 1999

Armytage began her media career with WIN Television in 1999 as a news reporter and presenter in Canberra. She worked there for almost three years and then she joined Sky News Australia in 2002. There she was chief political reporter. 


signed Fuller House

September 30 , 2015

Olsen twins originally announced in 2015 that they will not reprise their role as Michelle Tanner in Fuller House for which John Stomas had signed. However, according to Netfix's Ted Sarandos, the Olsen twins were teetering on an agreement to join the series.


Became co president

September 20 , 2004

In 2004 Olsen and her sister became co-president of their company Dualstar which was created in 1993 after the grand success of their show Full House. Forbes ranked the twins as the eleventh richest women in the entertainment with an estimated combined net worth $100 million.


Dated Michael Sheen

June 26 , 2010

It seems like she is fond of changing boyfriend. Her relation with her previous boyfriend didn't last for a year too. After ending her relation with Josh, she dated Welsh actor Michael Sheen from late 2010 to early 2013.

Dated Patrick Sambrook

August 13 , 2013

It is the matter of focus point to the media, whether she has some problem to the long lasting relationship or she dated wrong guy. She also broke up with her 3rd boyfriend and then began dating Canadian music manager Patrick Sambrook from mid-2013 to mid-2014.

Television debut in the MTV


She began her acting career in 2001. She made her first television in the MTV. She played her role in pilot Shotgun Love Dolls as Beth Swanson that was filmed during her spring break from York University. 

Her breakout role Mean Girl

August 28 , 2004

Her breakout role as Regina George in the hit comedy Mean Girl instantly copulated her onto the shorts list of Hollywood's hottest young actress. She then played her role in the bestseller The Notebook, which was a surprise box office success and became the predominant romantic drama for a new, young generation of movies.

Awarded with Supporting Actress of the Year

September 17 , 2005

With the massive success of the bestseller The Notebook, she received ShoWest's "Supporting Actress of the Year" Awards as well as the "Breakthrough Actress of the year" at the Hollywood Film Awards.

Awarded Female Star of the Year

March 16 , 2009

In 2009, she was honored with ShoWest's "Female Star of the Year." With these awards her career was rising and she was gaining lots of positive feedback from all the movie critics. This sort of comment was boosting her up.

Won Gemini Awards

September 12 , 2004

In 2004, she was honored with Gemini Awards for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series. She won it for her role in Slings and Arrows, 2003 for episode "A Mirror up To Nature".

Won Teen Choice Awards


Rachel won massive success for her role in Sherlock Holmes (2009). She won Teen Choice Awards for Choice Movie Actress: Action Adventure. She was also honored with this award in 2006 and 2005. She has been nominated in this awards several times.

Named 100 Sexiest Women


2006 was really the best year of her life. She not only won several prestigious awards, she was also named 51st in FHM magazine's "100 Sexiest Women in the world 2006" supplement. In the same year she was also ranked 17th on maxim's Hot 100 Women of 2006 list.

Honored by The Annual Independent Critics


In 2010, she was ranked as having one of the "Most Beautiful Famous Faces" by the "Annual Independent Critics List of the 100 Most Beautiful Faces From Around the World". She was also ranked 62 in 2009, 32 in 2007, 88 in 2008 and 47 in 2006.