Samantha Hayes is a New Zealander journalist and media personality. She is famous for her evening show at 6 pm in Newshub Live. Further, she is known as the winner of the 7th season of Dancing with the Stars of New Zealand.
Samantha was born in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, and raised in Otago, New Zealand along with her brother and sister. Having been fond of journalism ever since a child, she completed her degree in Bachelor of Arts, Media & International Relations from the Victoria University of Wellington.
In addition to this, Samantha is also a popular social media personality with more than 49k followers on Instagram. For further information about Samantha’s age, height, weight, career, family, shows, and net worth read the full article.
|Birth Place||Pietermaritzburg, South Africa|
|Date of Birth||25 April, 1984|
|Age in 2021||36 Years|
|Profession||Journalist and Newsreader|
Samantha Hayes Age, Height and Weight
According to Samantha’s date of birth, her age is 36 years. She is 5’ 4” tall and her weight is approx 58 kg. Samantha is a gorgeous and attractive woman with red hair and brown eyes.
Talking about Samantha’s family, she was born to a New Zealand father and a South African mother. Names of her parents are not unknown as of now. Further, Samantha has a sister and brother.
Career and Achievements
Samantha began her career as a reporter at the age of 17, at TV3 after completing graduation from the University of Otago. She went to complete a degree in Bachelor of Arts, Media & International Relations from the Victoria University of Wellington. Initially, she appeared on various shows on TV3 including Firstline, Nightline, Newshub Late, and 3rd Degree.
Samantha’s breakthrough came in 2016 when she was promoted to host NewsHub at 6 pm. In addition to this, in 2018, Samantha won the 7th season of a dancing reality show named “Dancing with the Stars” along with her partner Aaron Gilmore. Further, she is known as a social media personality with several thousand followers on different social media platforms.
Boyfriends and Affairs
Talking about Samantha’s personal life, she has been married to Jeroen Blaauw and together they have a son. The name of the son is unknown as of now.
Caitlin Moran is also a reporter and journalist.
Samantha’s net worth is estimated to be more than $1.5m as of now, in 2021. Sources of her earnings are journalism and other business ventures.