Although young, Samantha Lynne who is otherwise known as Sammi Hanratty is recognized as one of the beautiful, vibrant, skilled and famous Hollywood actors. Her roles in Passions (2005), Hello Sister, Goodbye Life (2006), The Greening of Whitney Brown (2011) and Moms’ Night Out (2014) have garnered her fame since the beginning of her acting career in 2005.
There is no doubt that the talented Scottdale native (Sammi Hanratty) artistry in the movie industry has been duly recognized and given its attendant awards. So far so good, she has diligently attracted to herself quite many award nominations which include the Young Artist Award (2007) for her roles in Hello Sister, Goodbye Life and Suite Life of Zack and Cody.
Sammi Hanratty’s Biography
The budding actress was born Samantha Lynne Hanratty to Brian Hanratty and her mother Ellen Hanratty in Scottsdale, Arizona on September 20, 1995. Together with her family, they moved to Los Angeles when she was two and was brought up as the youngest of a large family of five sisters and three brothers. As a young lady, her family was very supportive of her aspirations as she picked her way in making a living for herself through acting.
As regards to her educational background, Sammi Hanratty went to Desert Trails Elementary School in Phoenix Arizona. However, details about the college she attended have been kept away from the media.
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Appearances On Television Commercials
Even before in appearances in films and TV series, Sammi performed in about a number of TV commercials of some widely held brands which include: Oil of Olay (2001), Fazoli’s Italian Restaurant (2002), America West Airlines (2002), Pringles (2004 and 2005), McDonald’s (2004), and Build-A-Bear (2004).
Since Sammi Hanratty found her space as an entertainer, she has remained there and has entertained the world with her acting skills. She took to acting route as first appearing in TV commercials as mentioned above and in 2005 at the age of 10, she opted for TV series and later Films. Although she started at a young age, she has been able to make name for herself. She played several roles in Finding Bliss (2009), Second chances (2013), and recently Skin in the Game(2018) among others.
Sammi has drawn attention to herself in the course of her career and as well has been applauded with award nominations in 2007 and 2008 at the Young Artist Awards for her performances in Hello Sister, Goodbye Life, and The Suite Life of Zack & Cody.
Hails From Family of Actors
Perhaps Sammi Hanratty was moved to being an actress because of her two older sisters – Ash Hanratty who featured in Law and Order; and Danielle Hanratty who played a role The Unit (2006).
Her Romantic Relationship
Talking about the need to love and be loved, Sammi is no exception. She was romantically involved with actor Ryan Ochoa from 2002. However, the relationship had no future and ended in 2009 seven years after it beautifully sprang up. Sammi found love again in 2016 in a YouTuber Lucas Speed Eichorn Watson.
Sammi Hanratty has over the years been able to get herself tattoos on different parts of her body some of which include a cross on her right finger. According to her tweet, she got the cross in 2014 because she was a devoted Christian. She got another tattoo (puzzle piece) in 2015. Others include dragonfly on her left ankle (2016), eagle with wings spread behind her right ear (2017), green four-leaf clover on her arm (2017), and flower constellation on her side (2018).
Charity and Causes
Since she is known as an actress, Sammi Hanratty is also recognized for her works of charity. She has been able to support different charities as well as foundations comprising Children Affected by Aids Foundation, CHOC Children’s, Do Something.org, Smile Train, Starlight Children’s Foundation, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Her support is wide and ranges from AID/HIV to Bullying, Children, and Health.
From the inception of her acting career, television advertorials and among other feats, Sammi Hanratty has been able to rake in a net worth estimated at $3 million. This is not a bad sum for a young actress. We know in no distant time, as long as she continues to put in the required work at her trade the sum would go higher.
Height and Weight
The bluish eyed actress who has a characteristic blond hair has a chubby face, and she stands at a height of 5 feet and 1 inch supported by a weight of 52kg.