Who is Samantha Armytage?
Samantha Armytage is an Australian television news presenter who became famous after she became co-host of Sunrise. Previously, she worked for Weekend Sunrise and also served as a presenter for Seven 4.30 News.
Full Name: Samantha Armytage
Age: 42 years old
Date of Birth: September 4, 1976
Birthplace: New South Wales, Australia
Father: Mac Armytage
Mother: Libby Armytage
Hair Color: Dark brown
Eye Color: Light brown
Height: 5 ft. 8 inches
Profession: TV Presenter
Age, Wiki, Mother
She was born on September 4, 1976, in New South Wales, Australia. She is currently 42 years old. Her father’s name is Mac Armytage and her mother’s name is Libby Armytage. She grew up on a historic property known as ‘Bolero Station’ in the high country and she belongs to the Armytage pioneering family in Victoria. During her childhood, she was very shy and she loved peace and was quiet most of the time.
Moving on her education history, she attended Kincoppal-Rose Bay in the eastern suburbs of Sydney and studied Journalism a Charles Sturt University in Bathurst.
Samantha began her career as a broadcaster in the on-campus community radio station 2MCE-FM. She began her television career with WIN Television as a presenter and a news reporter in 1999. She joined Sky News Australia in 2002 and worked there as a chief political reporter.
Later, she was discovered by the network executives of seven networks while covering the 2003 Canberra Bushfires and later, she was appointed to Seven Network in April 2003. In December 2004, she presented Seven News Sydney over the summer non-rating period.
In addition, she did Seven Morning News bulletin, Seven News Sydney and the national late news updates. She presented the weekend edition of Seven News in July 2006 and over summer 2006 as a fill for Ian Ross. In 2007, she replaced Lisa Wilkinson in order to host Weekend Sunrise alongside Andrew O’Keefe and participated in the popular reality dancing show ‘Dancing with the Stars’ in 2011.
Recently, she is working as a regular presenter on Today Tonight, Sunrise, and The Morning Show.
She has an estimated net worth of around $1 million and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career. However, her salary and income are under review.
Personal Life, Relationship
She might be currently single. Previously, she was dating her live-in builder boyfriend Sean but they broke up later. After that, she began dating hotelier Peter DeAngelis by the end of 2011 but it was known that the couple has broken up. Later, she revealed that she would prefer reading books rather than spending time in dating and being in a relationship.
She loves horse racing, tennis, snow skiing, and golf. Samantha is a very health conscious journalist and she does not prefer to begin her day with coffee but would prefer a glass of wine though. She loves to do meditation as well.
She has a height of 5 ft. 9 inches and she has light brown hair and dark brown eyes. Her body measurement is 39-27-39 inches. But, other information regarding her weight, shoe size, dress size, etc. are not available.
She is active on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. She has around 210k followers on Instagram, about 171k followers on Twitter, and around 90k followers on Facebook.