Who is Samantha Burton?
Samantha Brett Burton was born on the 22nd December 1991, in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, and is an actress who is probably best recognized for her memorable role in one of the most popular movies of the 2000s, entitles “The Sandlot 2: The Sandlot Continues”. She is one of the few actresses who managed to catch so much attention by only appearing in one movie, because of which she was described as a rare talent. In addition, she is well-known for her production works.
Early Life and Family
There are only a few details revealed about her childhood; there is no information about her parents or siblings, even if she is an only child, nor where she went to primary school, etc. However, authoritative sources state that she moved to Tullahoma, Coffee County, Tennessee, to attend and matriculate from Tullahoma High School. She went on to college, where and which unknown, but apparently became a Homecoming Queen there. People close to her informed the public that she was very passionate about acting from an early age.
To speak about her career, it is well-known that she became involved in the entertainment industry when she was only 14 years old, by accepting the opportunity to star in the very successful and remarkable sequel of “The Sandlot”, entitled “The Sandlot 2: The Sandlot Continues”. The movie directed and written by David Mickey Evans was a baseball comedy, which covered very important topics of good and evil and how friendship is important to overcome all the struggles life presents. Burton portrayed one of the main characters, Hayley Goodfairer, one of the kids who played baseball at sandlot, but were forced to leave the place by a bully. They managed to defeat their enemy only when they realized that they had to join up and take care of each other. The movie received mixed reviews from critics, but was widely accepted by the audience.
— Samantha Burton (@samanthabburton) October 8, 2018
She worked alongside experienced and famous actors of that time, such as Max Lloyd-Jones, David Mickey and Sean Berdy. This was Samantha’s first and only role in a movie, but was considered to be a huge breakthrough for her, as she was one few people who became a part of so skillful and accomplished a cast and crew, without having any previous background in acting. Therefore, she entered the spotlight, and journalists tried to find out more about her talent and personal life. However, Samantha decided to keep her life private and away from the public’s eye, although according to sources, Burton tried herself in modeling, and apparently worked for several notable brands. Furthermore, she gained credits in TV production as well, namely as an executive producer of the reality TV show entitled “Obsessive Compulsive Hoarder”.
Personal Life, Relationships, Husband?
Speaking about Samantha’s personal life, she has managed to keep it as private as possible, so there is almost no information about boyfriends available to public. It is only speculated that she dated her co-star from “The Sandlot 2: The Sandlot Continues”, Max Lloyd-Jones, an English actor probably best recognized for his memorable appearance in the remarkable movie “War for the Planet of the Apes”, as well as in numerous TV series such as “The Heart Has its Reasons”, “Supernatural”, “Reign: The Destiny of a Queen” and “Teen Wolf”. It is believed that they dated while working together in 2005 and 2006, but this information was never confirmed by either of them. According to her social media profiles, she might currently be in a relationship with a mysterious man appearing in her photographs. However, she has never talked about him in public, nor even confirmed that she is in a relationship. She is believed not to be married and not to have children.
Social Media Presence, Body Measurements and Net Worth
Burton seems to be active only on Twitter where she has approximately 2,000 followers. However, she still has an Instagram account, although she posted her last picture in 2016; on this account, she has almost 3,000 followers. As for her appearances, her exact height or weight are not known, but she is described by many people as having a tall and slim figure, as well as beautiful blonde hair and exceptional blue eyes.
To speak about her net worth, it is estimated by authoritative sources that Samantha counts her net worth at the amount of $48,000, accumulated through her modestly successful career in the entertainment industry, in the roles of an actress, producer and model.