Samantha Jane Barks higher known as Samantha Barks is a British actress and singer. She became born on October 2, 1990 in Laxey, Isle of guy. She is the daughter of Richard Barks and Ann Barks. She has one brother Carl Barks and one sister Kim Barks. She attended Laxey number one college in Laxey and St Ninian’s excessive school, Douglas and later she studied A degrees at the arts academic schools (ArtsEd) in Chiswick. She started out dancing whilst she was on the age of 3 and he or she is educated in Ballet, contemporary and faucet. She commenced her career as a singer and in April 2007 she released her debut album Lookin to your Eyes. In 2008 she made her appearance within the display i would Do anything in she earned 3rd place. In 2012 she started her expert performing career whilst she made her appearance in the Disney Channel collection Groove high in which she played the function of Zoe. inside the identical yr 2012 she made her film debut by means of playing the role Éponine in the film Les Misérables for which she earned several awards and nominations such as: Elle fashion Award for great breakthrough overall performance, Hollywood film festival Hollywood spotlight Award and satellite Award for nice forged – motion image. In 2013 she made her look within the film The Christmas Candle in which she performed the function of Emily Barstow.
She formerly dated This Morning presenter Matt Johnson however they ended their courting due to their paintings commitments.