Quick Facts of Samantha Washinton
- Full NameSamantha Washinton
- Marital Status Married
- BirthplaceBrighton, UK
- Ethnicity White
- ProfessionActor, News Presenter, Radio Personality
- Nationality British
- Eye colour Light Brown
- Hair colour Blonde
- SpouseWisa Legend
- Height5 feet 4 inches
- EducationOxford University
- Children2 Sons and 1 Daughter
Samantha Washington is a multi-talented British presenter who has worked with the BBC Media, and Sky News. She is a TV presenter, radio host, journalist, reporter, and radio personality. Not just a TV Personality, Samantha is also an actress who has worked in movies such as Inhumans and Wolverine.
Washington is a mother of her three healthy children; two sons, and a daughter. Samantha is active on social media as she likes to share her work with the fans. Find out more about Samantha Washington’s career, personal life, net worth below.
Bio of Samantha Washington
Samantha Washington was born in Brighton, the United Kingdom in 1984. The detailed information about this radio personality is not known as she has not disclosed her exact date of birth on the internet. Samantha has not shared any personal information about her family members.
Washington attended Brighton College’s Lower School in 1989. Samantha became one of the first three girls to join Brighton college. Later, Samantha later joined Oxford University and studied Economics, Politics, and Philosophy. Samantha stands at an average height as she stands tall at a height of 5 feet 4 inches and currently at the age of 35-years.
Career after Education
Before she started her career, Samantha wanted to pursue her career as a Heart Surgeon. Washington got inspired from her Biology teacher and joined the University to study medicine. Samantha realized it very early so, she couldn’t continue medicine and studied economics and Politics.
At the start of her career, Samantha started working as a consultant for Oliver Wyman. Then, she joined Barclays Capital in the finance department. Samantha did not like the experience working in the Bank and later pursued a career in journalism.
Washington started her career in journalism with Radio 4 as the producer on the program, Money Box. Her hard work and charming personality impressed her seniors and quickly she got the work of correspondent and reporter. Samantha worked very well and she won awards with the station. Samantha got an investigative journalism award from File on 4.
Washington moved to BBC News Network after her popularity with the radio. She joined BBC News Desk and the BBC Breakfast show as a presenter. Samantha talked about business and finance related reports on the BBC. Washington hosted other shows like Your Money and shows in Radio 4 and 5 of the BBC.
Then, Samantha moved to Sky News as a presenter. She is currently working on the same post. Besides media, she worked in movies like Inhumans (2013), and Wolverine Origin (2013).
Mother of three children
Samantha is a married woman and shares three children, Henry, Lulu, and Johannes. She tied the knot with her spouse, Mr. Wisa Legend, however, the details about her husband are not known. Samantha is very happy in the relationship and there is no sign of the split. Together, they raise three children, five dogs including two Bernese Mountains.
Similarly, Washington is very active on Instagram and Twitter with over 498 followers on Instagram and 5,186 followers on Twitter. Samantha keeps sharing about her work and her family photos on the platform getting connected with her fans. In her free time, Samantha travels to different places with her family and spends as much time as possible.
The exact amount of Samantha Washington’s net worth is not revealed yet. Samantha earns a very good salary bracket. The average salary of Sky News Presenter is reported to be between $59,655 to $127,424. Samantha receives the salary in that bracket as well. Not just that, Washington is also a Radio Personality and on average, they receive $55,000 to $75,000 per year. So she must be getting a similar amount.
Samantha has three homes in the United Kingdom and the average price for her home in London as of 2019 is $780,000 and Samantha’s Crib might also cost somewhere around that. Washington tries adventure sports like Rafting with her family and travels to locations like Iceland, Costa Rica, and other places in Europe.
Hence, she is enjoying a lavish life for sure.