British actress and singer Samantha Barks, originally Samantha Jane Barks, was born on October 2, 1990 in Laxey, Isle of Man. When she was three, she started to train ballet dancing as well modern dancing. Her dreams to become a singing started to get real when she moved to London to pursue her singing career. In 2004, she released her album Looking in Your Eyes. The album highlights her songs which she personally wrote. In the year 2007, she competed and won the Maltese International Song Competition where she represented the Isle of Man. She eventually became famous in the year 2010 when she made her West End debut in Les Misérables. In 2012, she earned a great recognition when she got the role of Éponine in the 2012 film adaptation of Les Misérables.
Although the talented singer is noted to be a very busy woman–with a number of concerts and shows gruelling for her schedules, she can still find time to workout and maintain her slender figure that is accentuated by her tiny waist. According to the singer, she regularly attends Bikram Yoga session. “I just love doing exercise! I’m a big fan of Bikram yoga. I do it five times a week, sometimes seven if I can,” she explained when she was interviewed by the British Magazine star.
When asked about her diet, she says she keeps a healthy food preference. “I’m vegetarian, but I never diet. I just make healthy choices and allow myself things in moderation,” she confided.
Body Measurement (2014 – Age 23)
Height: 170 cm | 5 feet, 7 Inches
Weight: 53 kg | 117 lbs
Bra/Bust Size: 10B | 32B
Waist Size: 58 cm | 23 in
Hip Size: 89 cm | 35 in